James Hibberd
February 11, 2011 AT 09:24 PM EST

Mark your calendars, Burn Notice (and Bruce Campbell) fans. The prequel movie Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe has a premiere date: April 17 at 9 p.m. on USA.

The prequel is set in 2005 in Colombia, where Lieutenant Commander Sam Axe is sent to advise a local military platoon. “There he discovers deep layers of deception and ultimately realizes he may be allied with the wrong side,” says the release. It’s shot on location in Bogota, Colombia and directed by Burn star Jeffrey Donovan. Groovy.

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