Amazon has set a premiere date and unveiled a teaser trailer for its fantasy sequence The Wheel of Time.
The trailer options Rosamund Pike‘s Moiraine providing voiceover narration in regards to the magical energy possessed by a choose group of girls within the present’s world and a sequence of arresting visuals from the present. The Wheel of Time is scheduled to premiere Nov. 19 on Amazon Prime Video with three episodes, then air weekly by means of its Dec. 24 season finale. Amazon has already picked up a second season of the present.
Amazon Studios and Sony Photos Tv produce The Wheel of Time, primarily based on Robert Jordan’s best-selling fantasy novels. The present is ready in a world the place magic exists and solely a choose group of girls are allowed to entry it.
Pike heads the forged as Moiraine, a member of the highly effective, all-female Aes Sedai, who arrives within the small city of Two Rivers. From there, she undertakes a world-spanning journey with 5 younger women and men — certainly one of whom is prophesied to be the Dragon Reborn, who will both save or destroy humanity.
Josha Stradowski, Madeleine Madden, Marcus Rutherford, Barney Harris, Zoë Robins, Daniel Henney, Álvaro Morte, Hammed Animashaun, Johann Myers, Priyanka Bose, Taylor Napier and Emmanuel Imani additionally star.
Rafe Judkins (Brokers of SHIELD, Chuck) is showrunner and govt produces with Larry Mondragon and Rick Selvage of Purple Eagle Leisure; Ted Subject and Mike Weber of Radar Photos; Darren Lemke; Marigo Kehoe; and Uta Briesewitz, who directed the primary two episodes. Pike is a producer, and Harriet McDougal and Brandon Sanderson are consulting producers.
Watch the teaser trailer under.