TNT has ordered its action adventure drama pilot The Last Ship to series, picking up ten episodes for 2014.
Based on William Brinkley’s novel, the story is about the Navy destroyer USS Nathan James, which avoids a global catastrophe that decimates the world’s population, leaving the crew and its captain to confront a new world with few survivors.
It is produced by Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes, with Bay, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form exective producing. The showrunners will be Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane.
Here’s the trailer: