TNT has released a new trailer for its upcoming psychological thriller series, The Alienist. Base on the Anthony Award winning international best seller novel by Caleb Carr, the highly anticipated series is set in the 19th century in New York, The Alienist follow the hunts of a notorious boy prostitutes serial killer. Here is the official description of the series:
The Alienist is an upcoming American drama television series based on the novel of same name by Caleb Carr. The psychological thriller drama is set in 1896, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped the city. Newly appointed top cop Teddy Roosevelt calls upon Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a criminal psychologist — aka alienist — and newspaper illustrator John Moore to conduct the investigation in secret. Joining them in the probe is Sara Howard, a headstrong secretary at Police Headquarters.
The series casts includes Daniel Bruhl(Inglorious Basterds, The Bourne Ultimatum), Luke Evans(Beauty And The Beast, Fast and Furious 6), Dakota Fanning(American Pastoral, Brimstone), Martin McCreadie(Legend, Transformers: The Last Knight) and Brian Geraghty(The Hurt Locker, Jarhead). The series is is a co-production of Paramount Television and Turner’s Studio T, with Verbruggen, Cary Fukunaga, Eric Roth, Hossein Amini, E. Max Frye and Anonymous Content’s Steve Golin and Rosal ie Swedlin serving as executive producers, and Marshall Persinger and Jamie Payne as co-executive producers. The Alienist premieres January 22nd 2018 on TNT. Check out the new trailer below.