Peacock is set to launch in three weeks, and to give fans a glimpse of what it has to offer, the streaming service has released the official trailers for its initial slate of original programming. This includes the movie Psych 2: Lassie Come Home, dystopian drama Brave New World, comedy series Intelligence, conspiracy thriller The Capture, and more. Check out the trailers and brief descriptions for each of the projects below:
Pysch 2: Lassie Come Home
The sequel to 2017’s Psych: The Movie, Pysch 2: Lassie Come Home centers on Carlton “Lassie” Lassiter (Timothy Omundson) who is ambushed on the job and left for dead. In a classic Psych-style Hitchcockian nod, Lassiter starts to see impossible happenings around his recovery clinic. The unfortunate incident draws Shawn Spencer (James Roday) and Burton “Gus” Guster (Dulé Hill) back to Lassie’s side in Santa Barbara, where the pair is forced to navigate the personal, the professional, and possibly the supernatural consequences of the attack. The sequel is written, directed and executive produced by Psych creator Steve Franks.
Brave New World
An adaptation of the 1932 novel of the same name by Aldous Huxley, Brave New World imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family and history itself. Hailing from UCP and Amblin Television, Brave New World stars Alden Ehrenreich, Harry Lloyd, and Jessica Brown Findlay, with Demi Moore appearing in a recurring role.
This British sitcom follows NSA agent Jerry Bernstein (David Schwimmer) and computer analyst Joseph Harries (Nick Mohammed) as they team to form a new cyber-crime unit in the U.K.’s Government Communications Headquarters. Created by Mohammed, the series is currently being broadcast in the U.K. on Sky One.
Written and directed by Ben Chanan, this BBC mystery crime drama stars Callum Turner as former U.K. Special Forces Lance Corporal Shaun Emery who is accused of the kidnapping and murder of his barrister, backed by damning CCTV evidence. As Emery works to clear his name, Holliday Grainger’s Detective Inspector Rachel Carey of Homicide and Serious Crime Command starts to uncover a complex conspiracy surrounding Emery, calling into question the validity of the footage.
In Deep with Ryan Lochte
This documentary series follows Ryan Lochte as he tries once more to make his way onto the U.S. Olympic team and prove he isn’t the same man he once was, four years after his scandal at the 2016 Olympics.
Lost Speedways with Dale Earnhardt Jr.
In this unscripted series, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Matthew Dillner tell the stories of speedways that have been forgotten, abandoned, and overtaken by nature.
Based on the children’s book series of the same name, this animated show follows the mischievous adventures of a Monkey by the name of George.
Cleopatra in Space
Based on the graphic novel series of the same name by Mike Maihack, this DreamWorks Animation series focuses on Cleopatra who is transported 30,000 years into the future, to an Egyptian-themed planet where she discovers she is the prophesied savior of the future world. To prepare for her role and mission, Cleo enters an elite academy where she trains to take on the bad guys while tackling the highs and lows of being a teenager in high school.
Based on Martin Handford’s children’s puzzle book series Where’s Wally?, this DreamWorks Animation series follows young members of the Worldwide Wanderer Society, Waldo and Wenda, who are sent on travel missions by their mentor, Wizard Whitebeard. Using their problem-solving skills, the pair tries to stop a rival globetrotter named Odlulu from using his magic to stir up trouble.
All nine Peacock originals will debut on the streaming service starting its July 15th launch.