HBO has released a new trailer for their upcoming series Watchmen, which is premiering on Sunday, October 20 at 9 pm.
Watchmen, which is based on the graphic novel (which also inspired the 2009 film by the same name). The story is set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws.
If you’re not familiar with Watchmen, here’s what you need to know. For HBO, this new series is hyped to be the next Game of Thrones for the network in terms of popularity. It’s set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws. With executive producer Damon Lindelof at the helm and a powerhouse cast that includes Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Frances Fisher, and more – fans can expect the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while also exploring all new territory as well.
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