HBO release on Friday several for the television show adaptation of Alan Moore’s Watchmen graphic novel. The HBO series is a modern-day reimagining of the graphic novel.
Watchmen TV series is created by Damon Lindelöf. The original series is produced for HBO by White Rabbit in association with Warner Bros. Television. It is set in an alternate history where “superheroes” are treated as outlaws.
Watchmen was created by writer Alan Moore, artist Dave Gibbons, and colorist John Higgins. The limited series comic-book was published by DC Comics in 1986 and 1987. A live-action film adaptation directed by Zack Snyder was released in 2009. A video game series, Watchmen: The End Is Nigh, was also released the same years as the Watchmen live-action film.
HBO’s Watchmen includes Jeremy Irons an older Adrian Veidt/Ozymandias, Tim Blake Nelson as Looking Glass, Jean Smart as FBI Agent Blake, and Dustin Ingram as Agent Petey. Regina King, Don Johnson, Louis Gossett Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Andrew Howard, Tom Mison, Frances Fisher, Jacob Ming-Trent, Sara Vickers, Dylan Schombing, James Wolk, and Hong Chau.
Tick tock. Watchmen debuts this fall on HBO.