THE CBS All Access released today (3), during the Super Bowl, the first teaser of the new version of The Twilight Zone, with Jordan Peele!
The streaming service will debut production in April 1, with the launch of two episodes. Soon afterwards, starting on April 11, new chapters will be released weekly, every Thursday.
Peele will be the presenter and narrator of the revival of the science fiction series that aired between 1959 and 1964. At the time, the presenter and creator Rod Serling who commanded the attraction, the program had several sequences during the 80s and then a brief continuation during the early 2000s.
The full cast has been announced. Along with Peele, Ike Barinholtz, John Cho, Lucinda Dryzek, Taissa Farmiga, Greg Kinnear, Luke Kirby, Sanaa Lathan, Kumail Nanjiani, Adam Scott, Rhea Seehorn, Alison Tolman, Jacob Tremblay, Jefferson White, Jonathan Whitesell, Jessica Williams, DeWanda Wise and Steven Yeun.
In Brazil, the original program received the title of Beyond imagination, where the episodes narrated supernatural stories with unusual and even unexplained situations. Subjects such as parallel worlds, time and space travel and supernatural beings such as aliens, ghosts and vampires were addressed.
The production also addressed other elements that mixed terror with science fiction where the stories took place in the Twilight Zone, or in the original a Twilight Zone that gives the program its name.
There is no preview of the series premiere in Brazil.