We’re gonna exit on a limb right here and say not all the pieces is what it appears within the new present Beacon 23. Name it a hunch. Name it instinct. However from the seems to be of this trailer, there’s some foul play afoot, and when that kind of factor occurs on an area station far, far-off from Earth, we are able to’t assist however find it irresistible.
Beacon 23 stars Recreation of Thrones icon Lena Headey alongside If Beale Avenue May Discuss and Homecoming’s Stephan James. It’s based mostly on a ebook by Hugh Howey (he of Silo fame) and was created by two style mainstays, Zak Penn (Prepared Participant One, The Avengers) and Glen Mazzara (The Strolling Useless). Debuting November 12 on MGM+, which is an Amazon streaming service, it now has a mysterious first trailer.
That just about lays all of it out. Principally the present takes place on certainly one of a number of beacons throughout the galaxy that exist to help intergalactic vacationers. Each is run by a complicated AI in addition to a single, extremely succesful human. That’s James’ character. Headey’s character is a authorities agent who, very rightfully, doesn’t seem to be she will be trusted. Nonetheless, evidently will get put to the take a look at when different forces come into play.
The trailer for Beacon 23 seems to be tremendous strong however you get the robust sense it’s a type of exhibits the place not all the pieces goes to be wrapped up in a single season. Silo, one other present based mostly on Howey’s work, is like that and regardless that the Beacon 23 ebook appears to be a whole work, there’s a lot happening on this trailer, you simply hope Penn and Mazzara put all of it on the road right here. After which, if the present is successful and folks prefer it, you go from there. You’d hate to look at these eight episodes, have a billion questions, after which by no means see it once more.
We’ll learn how that works quickly, because the eight-episode season debuts its first two episodes November 12 at 9 p.m. EST/PST on MGM+.
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