BBC has announced a new supernatural thriller to begin airing sometime this autumn. Here’s how the BBC press release explains the project:
From acclaimed theatre, film and TV writer Jack Thorne (Skins, The Scouting Book For Boys, Cast Offs) comes an edge-of-the-seat supernatural thriller, made by BBC Drama Production.
In Touch the vengeful dead walk on Earth and only uber-geek Paul can save the living from a fiery Armageddon.
Paul is an ordinary young man from an ordinary town who discovers an extraordinary ability – he can see the dead. As he comes to terms with a nightmare reality he meets others who share his powers and share a horrifying secret – the spirits are waging war on the living. Mankind will be destroyed.
But the most terrifying twist is yet to come – Paul discovers that only he holds the key to the world’s salvation.
More on this new series, and the fate of “Pulse”, after the jump.