Apple TV+ have released the official teaser trailer for the upcoming sci-fi series Foundation, a series adaptation based on Isaac Asimov’s sci-fi novel trilogy.
The synopsis for the series is as follows:
When revolutionary Dr. Hari Seldon predicts the impending fall of the Empire, he and a band of loyal followers venture to the far reaches of the galaxy to establish The Foundation in an attempt to rebuild and preserve the future of civilisation. Enraged by Hari’s claims, the ruling Cleons — a long line of emperor clones — fear their grasp on the galaxy may be weakening as they’re forced to reckon with the potential reality of losing their legacy forever.
The ten-episode series hails from David Goyer, Josh Friedman and Skydance TV. David Goyer serves as showrunner, as well as executive producer on the project alongside David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Marcy Ross. Josh Friedman and Robyn Asimov, Isaac’s daughter, also serve as executive producers on the series.
The series stars Jared Harris, Lee Pace, Lou Llobell, Leah Harvey, Laura Birn, Terrence Mann, Cassian Bilton, Alfred Enoch, Daniel MacPherson, T’Nia Miller, Pravessh Rana, Kubbra Sait, Nikhil Parmar and Clarke Peters.
Foundation will premiere its first three episodes on the streaming service on the 24th September 2021, then every episode after will drop weekly.