’24: Legacy’ Prequel to Premiere Monday in Virtual Reality
by Carolyn Giardina
A prequel to 24: Legacy debuts Monday in virtual reality.Presented by Fox and Samsung, The Raid is a six-minute VR prequel directed by 24: Legacy executive producer Howard Gordon working with Here Be Dragons (formerly Vrse.works), the VR studio co-founded by director Patrick Milling Smith and Chris Milk.
In 24: Legacy, which debuts after the Super Bowl, an elite squad of U.S. Army Rangers led by Sergeant Eric Carter (Corey Hawkins) have killed terrorist leader Sheik Ibrahim Bin-Khalid. In the aftermath, Bin-Khalid’s followers declared a fatwah against Carter, his squad and their families, forcing them into federal witness protection.