Apple has launched the trailer for Amazing Stories, its reboot of the Steven Spielberg-created 1985 unique sci-fi anthology collection that finds Spielberg as government producer and arrives in early March on Apple TV+. The new Amazing Stories might be a “reimagining”, per Apple, with every episode “transporting the audience to worlds of wonder through the lens of today’s most imaginative filmmakers, directors, and writers.” That consists of showrunners Eddy Kitsis and Adam Horowitz (Once Upon a Time), and administrators Chris Long (The Americans), Mark Mylod (Game of Thrones), Michael Dinner (Unbelievable), Susanna Fogel (Utopia), and Sylvain White (Stomp the Yard).
The Amazing Stories trailer does a very good job of establishing its sci-fi credentials, which entails scientists in laboratory fits trying up on the sky (aliens?), bizarre cloud formations with multi-hued lights, an aged man being declared a superhero by his grandson, folks casting window-breaking spells with their palms, and one thing passing by way of electrical cables. Cast noticed within the trailer embody Kerry Lynne Bishé (Halt and Catch Fire), Sasha Lane (American Honey), Josh Holloway (Lost), and Robert Forster (Jackie Brown). Additionally, Dylan O’Brien (Maze Runner), Victoria Pedretti (You), and Sasha Alexander (Rizzoli & Isles) even have roles on Amazing Stories.
In addition to Spielberg, Kitsis, Horowitz, Long, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Don Kurt, and David H. Goodman additionally served as government producers. Amazing Stories is a manufacturing of Universal Television and Amblin Television. Hannibal and Star Trek: Discovery creator Bryan Fuller had initially spearheaded the Amazing Stories reboot, however he stepped down over artistic variations in February 2018 and was changed by Kitsis and Horowitz in May that 12 months.
The five-episode Amazing Stories is out March 6 on Apple TV+ worldwide.