A teaser for the TV series “Foundation” appeared on the network, based on science fiction novels by Isaac Asimov. The premiere of the film is scheduled for 2021.
At the center of the plot is a group of exiles who discover that the only way to save the Galactic Empire from destruction is to challenge it.
In the first season, 10 episodes are planned, Skydance Television is engaged in production. The series will be based on the original trilogy – the novels “Academy”, “Academy and Empire” and “Second Academy”.
Leading roles in the project are played by Lee Pace (Guardians of the Galaxy) and Jared Harris (Chernobyl). Also played in it were Lou Llobell, Lee Harvey, Laura Byrne, Terrence Mann and Cassian Bilton. The screenwriters of the project are David S. Goyer, who oversaw the DC comic book Batman. The Beginning ”, as well as Josh Friedman (“ War of the Worlds”).
The Isaac Asimov’s “Founding” novel series includes seven novels awarded the Hugo Prize for “The Best Fantastic Series of All Time”. In later novels, Asimov linked the world of “Foundations” with his other works, the combined cycle covers the history of mankind for more than 20 thousand years and includes 14 novels, as well as several dozen stories.
Recall that a teaser of Ukrainian animation “Victor Robot” from the director Anatoly Lavrenishin appeared on the network earlier. The tape will also be released next year.