HBO tonight aired a first look of Westworld. The preview of the upcoming drama series aired just prior to the Season 2 finale of “True Detective.”
The HBO one-hour drama series is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the future of sin. The cast includes Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Rodrigo Santoro, Shannon Woodward, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Ben Barnes, Jimmi Simpson, Clifton Collins, Jr., Simon Quarterman and Angela Sarafyan.
“Westward” is executive produced, written by and directed by Jonathan Nolan. Lisa Joy is executive producer and writer, and the executive producers also include J.J. Abrams, Jerry Weintraub and Bryan Burk. The co-executive producer is Kathy Liingg, the producer is Athena Wickham and the co-producer is Susie Ekins.
Westworld will debut in 2016.