Inspired by the saga created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, one of the most acclaimed and revolutionary comic book superheroes in history, "Watchmen" comes to life on the small screen this year after being screened by Zack Snyder in 2008.
The series is one of HBO's new bets and is scheduled to debut in fall, on a date to be announced. Among the cast members of the vigilante adventures are Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Jean Smart, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Hong Chau, Andrew Howard, Tom Mison, Frances Fisher , Jacob Ming-Trent, Sara Vickers, Dylan Schombing, and James Wolk.
The first teaser was revealed this Wednesday:
"Past an alternate reality, where" superheroes "are seen as outlaws, this drama series by executive producer Damon Lindelof includes nostalgia for the innovative original graphic novel of the same name, but also tries to discover new paths ", advances the streaming service in a communication.
Produced for HBO by White Rabbit in association with Warner Bros. Television, the adaptation of the DC saga has Nicole Kassell and Stephen Williams as executive producers and directors. Tom Spezialy and Joseph Iberti are the other executive producers. Damon Lindelof, the showrunner, was one of the creators of "Lost" and "The Leftovers" and co-investigative of "Cowboys & Aliens" or "Prometheus".