YouTube Premium has released the first trailer for Jordan Peele’s sci-fi series Weird City. We already shared the trailer of Jordan Peele’s Us film last month. Now Academy Award (Oscar) winning director returns with a collab with writer Charlie Sanders.
Here is the full synopsis about this series: “A satirical anthology set in the not-too-distant future metropolis of Weird. In this dystopian setting of our show, the middle class has completely vanished dividing Weird City into two sections: Above the Line (The Haves), and Below the Line (The Have Nots). Presiding over the denizens of the city. With is the strange and mysterious Dr. Negari who weaves all of our stories together. As a result, each episode is a topic that pertains to present day life in America and the world: social media addiction, online dating, and etc.. This city captures the unease of modern urban living, in a bizarre and peculiar lens.” Adam Bernstein and Amy Heckerling co-direct the series. Which stars Mark Hamill, Michael Cera, Sara Gilbert, Yvette Nicole Brown and Rosario Dawson.
Weird City debuts in YouTube Premium on February 13.