We’re nearing the release date of Westworld, HBO’s new show put together by Jonathan Nolan (brother of Chris) and JJ Abrams. This new trailer gives us the best look at the show and its story so far.
Previous trailers have given glimpses into the world, but this is the first time we’re able to explores the concept of the show’s major theme in detail. The one-hour drama series is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. Westworld is set to air for 10 episodes and will premiere Sunday, October 2.
Westworld is an upcoming science fiction thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy for HBO, based on the 1973 film of the same name, which was written and directed by American novelist Michael Crichton. Nolan serves as executive producer along with Joy, J. J. Abrams and Bryan Burk with Nolan directing the pilot. It is scheduled to premiere in fall 2016. Its all-star cast includes Ed Harris, Thandie Newton, James Marsden and Anthony Hopkins who’ll appear as the theme park’s powerful creator.
Described as “a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the future of sin,” the series tells the story of a futuristic theme park called Westworld.