Our first look at Jordan Peele’s new take on the classic television show, The Twilight Zone
Jordan Peele is probably most famous for his comedy sketch show Key & Peele with Keegan-Michael Key. Since then, Jordan has moved onto directing and his debut film, Get Out, was one of 2017’s most successful films and has gained him numerous awards and attention.
Jordan is producing and starring in a new version of the classic television show, The Twilight Zone. He will play the narrator, a character that bookends each story.
The Twilight Zone features a different story every episode that involves the main character dealing with unusual or disturbing events that finish with a surprise ending.
This is the fourth time the series has been revived. The original series aired in 1959 with revivals in 1985 and 2002. There was also a feature-length movie in 1983.
The new version of The Twilight Zone will be available on CBS All Access from April 1st. It is not known how international viewers will be able to see it at this time.
Witness the reimagining of the most iconic series of all time, hosted by Academy Award® winner @JordanPeele.#TheTwilightZone premieres April 1, only on @CBSAllAccess: https://t.co/2CmHhdwTm8 pic.twitter.com/LiQv0WP2nG
— The Twilight Zone (@TheTwilightZone) February 21, 2019