NBCUniversal’s Peacock starts today on Xfinity X1 and Flex before a national rollout on July 15. One of the earliest slate series was adapted from Aldous Huxley’s iconic 1932 novel “Brave New World”.
History imagines a utopian society which has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family and history.
Alden Ehrenreich plays John the Savage, a young man raised outside the confines of the New World whose presence threatens to disrupt the rigid social order of utopian New London.
Jessica Brown Findlay, Harry Lloyd, Kylie Bunbury, Hannah John-Kamen, Sen Mitsuji, Joseph Morgan and Nina Sosanya star while Demi Moore will have a recurring role as impetuous and tough mother of John, Linda.
David Wiener (“Homecoming”) is a writer and showrunner on the Universal Content Productions and Amblin Television series. Grant Morrison, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey and Brian Taylor produced while Owen Harris directed the first two episodes.