Lindelof’s Peacock Present About Nuns vs. AI
Peacock is bound feeling lonely now that Poker Face’s pleasant first season is over, however Mrs. Davis will quickly fill that “quirky dramedy hinging on a premise so out-there you possibly can’t assist however go along with it” gap within the streamer’s coronary heart. Behold the complete trailer, which is stuffed with nuns, AI weirdness, a holy quest, and… Bon Jovi?
There are loads of thrilling parts at work right here, together with the truth that Betty Gilpin (GLOW, The Hunt) performs Simone—the nun who makes it her mission to take down the world’s strongest AI—and that one of many minds behind the present is Damon Lindelof, who made HBO’s Watchmen and The Leftovers. Additionally, the thought of an all-knowing, all-seeing, eagerly chatty AI with the exceedingly bland identify of “Mrs. Davis” holding the world underneath its digital thumb is each wild and not fully implausible.
Mrs. Davis is showrun by Tara Hernandez (The Massive Bang Concept) and likewise stars Jake McDornan (Dopesick, The Proper Stuff, What We Do within the Shadows) and Andy McQueen (Station Eleven). The collection is making its world premiere at SXSW right now, however in the event you didn’t make the trek to Texas, you possibly can watch the primary 4 episodes April 20 on Peacock.
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