Zoo is an American television drama that aired on CBS from June 30, 2015 to September 21, 2017. This was a series is based on James Patterson's novel of the same name.
The series was officially cancelled on October 23, 2017, after three seasons.
Violent animal attacks upon humans are occurring all over the world. Jackson Oz, an American zoologist and his Kenyan friend, Abraham, a safari guide, as well as a Los Angeles reporter, a quirky veterinary pathologist, and a French intelligence agent all seek to investigate the mysterious pandemic as the attacks become more coordinated and ferocious.
- James Wolk as Jackson Oz
- Kristen Connolly as Jamie Campbell
- Nonso Anozie as Abraham Kenyatta
- Nora Arnezeder as Chloe Tousignant (seasons 1–2)
- Billy Burke as Dr. Mitch Morgan
- Alyssa Diaz as Dariela Marzan (seasons 2–3)
- Josh Salatin as Logan Jones/Edward Collins (seasons 2–3)
- Gracie Dzienny as Clementine Lewis (guest season 2, main season 3)
In October 2013, it was announced that CBS had given Zoo "a rare pilot production commitment for a pitch originating from sibling CBS TV Studios." In July 2014, the series was given a 13-episode straight-to-series order and added to the network's summer schedule.
The series premiered on June 30, 2015, on CBS. On October 2, 2015, Zoo was renewed by CBS for a second season, which premiered on June 28, 2016. On August 10, 2016, CBS renewed the series for a third season, which premiered on June 29, 2017.