The Twilight Zone TV present revival will get a Tremendous Bowl business that introduces Jordan Peele as its host, following in Rod Serling's footsteps. Serling, after all, created and hosted The Twilight Zone throughout its authentic run from 1959-64. The present was an anthology sequence that included all kinds of genres (most notably, sci-fi, horror, suspense, and thriller) and advised tales that usually had a transparent ethical. Peele's revival will stream by CBS All Entry beginning in April and can mix recent tales with trendy re-imaginings of traditional Twilight Zone episodes like "Nightmare at 20,000 Toes" (now, "Nightmare at 30,000 Toes").
Naturally, The Twilight Zone revival has attracted an eclectic and spectacular roster of appearing expertise, together with names like Adam Scott, Steven Yeun, Allison Tolman, John Cho, Jacob Tremblay, Greg Kinnear, and Taissa Farmiga. Peele, as talked about, will function the present's host and can additional produce alongside creatives like X-Males's Simon Kinberg and Serling's widow, Carol Serling. CBS has but to unveil any footage from the sequence correct, however they’ve launched a primary have a look at Peele because the present's new narrator.
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CBS aired a Twilight Zone TV spot throughout Tremendous Bowl LIII and has since launched an prolonged reduce of the promo on-line. You’ll be able to test it out within the house beneath.
The Twilight Zone Tremendous Bowl spot serves to ascertain the present's tone and trace on the insanity to return. It performs out as a pretend interruption to the sport itself, claiming that CBS has gone off the air, as Peele begins to relate. The promo is stuffed with homages to the unique Twilight Zone, from Peele channeling Serling's eerily calm method to the present's traditional theme and imagery just like the winding spiral and door that results in (seemingly) nowhere. Maybe greater than something, The Twilight Zone spot presents an assurance that Peele's revival will stay true to the sequence' mission assertion and use style to touch upon the state of the world immediately. That's encouraging to listen to, contemplating that Serling's authentic present is, in some ways, as related and well timed within the current because it was practically sixty years in the past.
For Peele, The Twilight Zone is one in every of a handful of thrilling initiatives he's at the moment concerned with. The actor-turned filmmaker will launch his horror film followup to the Oscar-winning Get Out, Us, subsequent month, a pair weeks earlier than Twilight Zone premieres. Us additionally bought a TV spot in the course of the Tremendous Bowl and the movie continues to appear to be a promising work of social commentary – one which's not about racism, not like Get Out. Between Us and The Twilight Zone, it's good to see Peele is difficult himself to sort out totally different subjects in fascinating methods for each movie and tv.
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The Twilight Zone begins streaming Monday, April 1 on CBS All Entry.
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