When Ash vs Evil Dead aired its season finale last Sunday, it wasn’t just the end of Season 3; it marked the end of the series—cancelled by Starz over slumping ratings. Now that fans have had ample time to catch up on the action, it seemed like the perfect time for a series retrospective, and the folks at FoundFlix have us covered.
In a unique Ending Explained video, they recap the finale as it pertains to the entire Evil Dead franchise. It’s a must-watch for fans of the show, Evil Dead, Bruce Campbell, and horror on TV. Give it a spin and let us know what you think in the Comments section!
Official Synopsis: It’s the end of the road for Ash Williams and the Ghostbeaters as Ash VS. Evil Dead has been officially CANCELLED. Even worse, Bruce Campbell is retiring as the character for good. Find out how the now series finale works as a final goodbye, and if the cliffhanger was SUPPOSED to be the end (it wasn’t).
Official Synopsis: Bruce Campbell (The Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”) leads the cast, reprising the role of Ash Williams; Lucy Lawless (“Salem,” “Spartacus”) as Ruby, devises her most diabolical plan to defeat Ash and raise hell on earth; Ray Santiago (“Touch,” Meet the Fockers) as Pablo Simon Bolivar, forever loyal to Jefe (Ash) will realize his true destiny in the battle against evil; and Dana DeLorenzo (A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas) as Kelly Maxwell, whose single goal is to kill Ruby and end the Evil Dead torment once and for all.
New to the cast for Season 3 are Arielle Carver-O’Neill (“House Husbands”) as Brandy Barr, Ash’s long-lost daughter left in his care when her mother meets an untimely demise, and Lindsay Farris (“Home and Away,” Primal) as Dalton, leader of an ancient order called the Knights of Sumeria, who seek Ash to lead their fight against The Dark Ones. Lee Majors (“The Six Million Dollar Man”) returns as Brock Williams to warn Ash from beyond the grave.
Sam Raimi serves as Executive Producer with Rob Tapert (Evil Dead, “Spartacus,” “Xena: Warrior Princess”), Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”), Ivan Raimi (Drag Me To Hell, Spider-Man 3), and Rick Jacobson (“Spartacus”). Mark Verheiden (“Battlestar Galactica,” “Daredevil”) serves as Executive Producer / Showrunner. Ian Williams (“Power”) serves as Co-Producer and Moira Grant (“Spartacus”) serves as Producer.