HBO has released the official full trailer for its upcoming “Watchmen” TV series, offering a better look at the plot of the upcoming TV series which serves as a sequel to the acclaimed 1986 graphic novel and is set decades later.
Set in an alternate history where ‘superheroes’ are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.
The ensemble cast includes Jeremy Irons as an older Ozymandias along with Regina King, Don Johnson, Louis Gossett Jr., Tim Blake Nelson, Adelaide Clemens, Andrew Howard, Frances Fisher, Jacob Ming-Trent, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Sara Vickers, Tom Mison, Jean Smart and James Wolk.
Damon Lindelof serves as creator, writer, showrunner, and executive producer. The show premieres on October 20th.