Westworld is a science fiction thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy for HBO. It´s based on the 1973 film of the same name written and directed by Michael Crichton.
It´s about a futuristic theme park called Westworld.
The one-hour drama is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, it explores a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged.
The cast of the 10-episode series includes: Antony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, Tessa Thompson, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Jimmi Simpson, Rodrigo Santoro, Shannon Woodward, Ingrid Bolso Berdal, Ben Barnes, Simon Quarterman, Angela Sarafuan, Luke Hemsworth and Clifton Collins Jr.
It is scheduled to premiere October 2, 2016. Meanwhile, watch the trailer.