Netflix has released an official trailer for its upcoming docudrama series, Wormwood. The six-part special series explores the limits of our knowledge about the past and the lengths we’ll go in our search for the truth. A family story of one man’s sixty-year quest to identify the circumstances of his father’s mysterious death. A quest which brings him face-to-face with some of the darkest secrets of the United States behind CIA, LSD and mind control.
Wormwood is created, directed and executive produced by multi-awards winner, including the Academy Award documentary filmmaker Errol Morris(The Fog of War, The Unknown Known, The Thin Blue Line). The series is also executive produced by Adam Del Reo(13th , Icarus), Lisa Nishimura(13th, What Happen Miss Simone?) and Caroline Baron( Capote, Mozart in the Jungle). Wormwood is produced by Fourth Floor Production and Moxie Pictures.
The series stars Peter Sarsgaard(Jackie, The Magnificent Seven), Molly Parker(House of Cards, Goliath), Jimmi Simpson(Westworld, House of Cards), Tim Blake Nelson(Fantastic Four, Lincoln), Bob Balaban(The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Monuments Men), Scott Christian Carmagotian Carmago(The Twilight Saga), Michael Chernus(Spider-Man: Homecoming, Captain Philips) and Scott Shepherd( The Young Pope, Jason Bourne).
Wormwood is set to premiere December 15th on Netflix. Check out the official trailer below.