Melissa McCarthy is back with a new comedy, and this time the fate of the world is on the line. HBO Max has released the first trailer for SUPERINTELLIGENCE, a sci-fi / romantic comedy starring McCarthy as Carol Peters, the meanest person on Earth who becomes the center of a powerful artificial intelligence (James Corden) who must decide the enslavement. , save or destroy humanity, which means it’s up to Carol to prove that people are worth saving. Are we okay? If you’re not already a fan of Melissa McCarthy, I can’t imagine this one is going to change your mind.
SUPERINTELLIGENCE was originally scheduled to hit theaters, but director Ben Falcone later decided that a streaming service was the best choice for the film. It was also announced today that HBO Max will launch a 20 Days of Kindness campaign on behalf of SUPERINTELLIGENCE, which will find the streaming service highlighting and donating $ 20,000 to a different cause every day for twenty days, all by encouraging others to participate as well. . AT&T kicked off the campaign with a $ 1 million contribution to Girls Who Code. Along with Melissa McCarthy and James Corden, SUPERINTELLIGENCE also stars Bobby Cannavale, Brian Tyree Henry, Jean Smart, Sam Richardson and Ben Falcone.
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The official synopsis of SUPERINTELLIGENCE:
An almighty Superintelligence (James Corden) chooses to study the meanest person on Earth, “Carol Peters” (Melissa McCarthy), the fate of the world is at stake. As the AI decides to enslave, to save or destroy humanity, it’s up to Carol to prove that people are worth saving.
SUPERINTELLIGENCE will debut on HBO Max on November 26.