No matter what you think of the Wachowski’s movies after The Matrix, there’s no denying they have plenty of ideas and visual flair… so it might make sense that TV is their natural hope.
So, with that in mind, here’s the first pictures and trailer for their upcoming Netflix series Sense8 and colour us intrigued…
All 12 episodes of the global dramatic thriller will launch Friday, June 5 only on Netflix and in all Netflix territories around the world. The series will also be available in 4K.
From the unparalleled creative minds of The Wachowskis (The Matrix trilogy, Cloud Atlas) and J. Michael Straczynski (Changeling, World War Z), as well as Grant Hill (The Matrix trilogy, Cloud Atlas), “Sense8″ is a gripping story of eight people from around the world whose lives are suddenly and inexplicably connected in a fight for their own survival.
The international cast includes Brian J. Smith, Tuppence Middleton, Jamie Clayton, Miguel Angel Silvestre, Tina Desai, Doona Bae, Aml Ameen and Max Riemelt. Also starring are Daryl Hannah, Naveen Andrews, Terrence Mann, Freema Agyeman, Alfonso Herrera , Erendira Ibarra, Adam Shapiro, Ness Bautista and Wachowski vet Joe Pantoliano (The Matrix, Bound).