Sanaa Lathan is about to enter “The Twilight Zone.”
CBS stated on Thursday that the actress will star in an episode — “Rewind” — of Jordan Peele’s upcoming reboot of the traditional science-fiction sequence for CBS All Entry. Lathan is the primary solid member, apart from Peele, who has been confirmed thus far.
As beforehand introduced, Peele won’t solely government produce, he’ll additionally function narrator, moving into the position that Rod Serling made well-known. You will get a style of what Peele’s narration will sound like right here.
The brand new sequence, which begins manufacturing within the fall for a 2019 debut, will probably be produced by CBS Tv Studios in affiliation with Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions and Simon Kinberg’s Style Movies. Peele and Kinberg function government producers together with Win Rosenfeld, Audrey Chon, Carol Serling, Rick Berg and Greg Yaitanes.
Serling created the unique sequence, which ran for 80 episodes from 1959 to 1964, and used socially acutely aware storytelling to discover the human situation and tradition of the instances. There have been two prior revivals of the traditional sequence. The primary reboot aired for 110 episodes on CBS in 1985, and a second model, with Forest Whitaker in Serling’s position, ran for 43 episodes on UPN within the early 2000s.
Lathan most just lately appeared on Showtime’s “The Affair” and produced and starred within the Netflix movie, “Nappily Ever After.”
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