‘Watchmen’ is among the most highly-anticipated collection of 2019. A brand new trailer was launched on Sept. 13 and Regina King’s character takes middle stage.
“People who wear masks are driven by trauma,” FBI Agent Laurie Blake, performed by Jean Sensible, says within the new Watchmen trailer. “They’re obsessed with justice because of some injustice they suffered. Ergo, the mask. It hides the pain.” Oscar-winner Regina King’s Angela Abar shortly claps again, “I wear the mask to protect myself.” Angela is a masked police detective who takes issues into her personal palms.
The brand new trailer dives deep into Seventh Cavalry, a bunch of home terrorists who put on Rorschach-esque masks. Angela will get considered one of them in her trunk and has him interrogated by Detective Wanting Glass, performed by Tim Blake Nelson. One character tells Angela, “There’s a vast and insidious conspiracy. If I told you about it, your head would explode.” There are such a lot of questions surrounding this present and the brand new trailer is just giving us a morsel of data, which solely makes us wish to watch extra.
Watchmen is ready in an alternate historical past the place masked vigilantes are handled as outlaws. Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the unique groundbreaking graphic novel of the
identical identify whereas trying to interrupt new floor of its personal. The present is government produced by Misplaced and The Leftovers co-creator Damon Lindelof.
The collection additionally stars Jeremy Irons because the growing old and imperious Lord of a British Manor; Don Johnson as Judd Crawford, Tulsa Chief of Police; Louis Gossett Jr as Will Reeves; Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Cal Abar; Tom Mison as Mr. Phillips; Frances Fisher as Jane Crawford and Sara Vickers as Ms. Crookshanks. Further solid consists of Hong Chau as Girl Trieu, the mysterious trillionaire, Andrew Howard, Jacob Ming-Trent, Dylan Schombing, and James Wolk. Watchmen premieres Oct. 20 at 9 p.m. on HBO.