First Trailer For “Beowulf” TV Series

Esquire continues a push into original programming with its second original scripted series, the ITV series “Beowulf,” getting its first trailer which you can see below. Kieran Bew, William Hurt, Joanne Whalley, Ed Speleers, Laura Donnelly and David Ajala star.

Set to premiere Saturday January 23rd, the thirteen episode one-hour drama chronicles Beowulf’s return to his home Herot, to make peace with his past. Unwittingly in search of a cause to believe in and a community to fight for, Beowulf finds himself wrongly accused of murder and hunts down the true perpetrator to avenge the death of his fellow kinsmen.