Tomorrow one of TV’s best and funniest shows adapted from a comic book returns. iZombie enters its fourth season on the CW with the episode, “Are You Ready for Some Zombies?” When we last left Rose McIver’s Dr. Liv Moore and her friends, Seattle became open for business to zombies, complete with food stands to feed the newly-exposed zombie population. Showrunner Rob Thomas’s former Veronica Mars leading man Jason Dohring joined up in season three as Chase Graves, and when we saw him last he infected the flu vaccine with the zombie strain, furthering spreading the zombie population of Seattle, with included Det. Dale Bozzio (Jessica Harmon), the ex-girlfriend of Rose’s partner-in-crime solving, Det. Clive Babineaux, played by Malcolm Goodwin, our borg.com best TV actor of 2017. Major Lilywhite (Robert Buckley) convinced Graves to scratch him, making him a zombie yet again, after Natalie and his crew were massacred. And Ravi Chakrabarti (Rahul Kohli) went forward and shot himself with his experimental vaccine, leaving anything and everything open for this new season.
But what may be the most fun to look forward to this season is the return of the unlikely pair of David Anders’ Blaine DeBeers and his former, disloyal, sidekick Don E (Bryce Hodgson), back again as the show’s bad guy element.
If you miss Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Veronica Mars, iZombie is the only series that comes close, with that clever dialogue and those great scripts we once thought only Joss Whedon could turn out. The TV series is loosely adapted from the comic book series iZombie, created by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred, and published by DC Comics under its Vertigo imprint.
Here is a preview of Season 4 of iZombie:
New faces to look for this season include Giacomo Baessato (The Returned, The X-Files, Arrow, Wayward Pines) as Russ Roche, Daniel Bonjour (The Walking Dead, Frequency) as Levon Patch, Micah Steinke (The Flash) as Stan, Jaren Brandt Bartlett (Smallville) as Tucker Fritz, and Jake Manley (Heroes Reborn) as Captain Seattle.
It all starts tomorrow. Check out iZombie on the CW Network tomorrow, Monday, February 26, 2018, at 8 p.m. Central.