A new seasons of CBS All Access’ “The Twilight Zone” is coming to subscribers, but we don’t have a premiere date yet. The network made the official announcement on Monday morning, letting subscribers know that more tales from the fourth dimension are coming their way in the future.
“Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg’s reimagining of The Twilight Zone is off to an amazing start on CBS All Access, driving the most viewers on its premiere day for an original series to date,” said Julie McNamara, Executive Vice President, Original Content, CBS All Access. “Jordan, Simon, the creative team and cast have done a phenomenal job translating the series’ legacy of socially conscious storytelling for modern-day audiences. They are master storytellers, and we look forward to bringing fans further into The Twilight Zone with a second season.”
If you haven’t given the show a try yet, the first season is currently airing on-demand on CBS All Access, and the first five episodes are now available, with new episodes dropping weekly on Thursdays.
The series features Jordan Peele as host and narrator with additional cast members including Ike Barinholtz, Zazie Beetz, John Cho, Lucinda Dryzek, Taissa Farmiga, James Frain, Betty Gabriel, Ginnifer Goodwin, Zabryna Guevara, Percy Hynes-White, Greg Kinnear, Luke Kirby, Sanaa Lathan, Kumail Nanjiani, Chris O’Dowd, Seth Rogen, Adam Scott, Rhea Seehorn, Alison Tolman, Jacob Tremblay, Jefferson White, Jonathan Whitesell, Jessica Williams, DeWanda Wise and Steven Yeun.
Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg serve as executive producers on the show, along with Win Rosenfeld, Audrey Chon, Glen Morgan, Carol Serling, and Rick Berg.
The show serves as a reboot of the original “The Twilight Zone,” which premiered on the network on October 2, 1959. The new reboot has set a standard of casting terrific guest stars for the classic episodes, and we are excited to see who will be joining the show in the second season.
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