HBO has officially ordered Damon Lindelof's Watchmen to series. The remix of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' seminal comic book series is set to release in 2019.
The network has also released a detailed cast list which includes Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Adelaide Clemens, Andrew Howard, Tom Mison, Frances Fisher, Jacob Ming-Trent, Sara Vickers, Dylan Schombing, Lily Rose Smith, and Adelynn Spoon.
The official logline is below.
Set in an alternate history where "superheroes" are treated as outlaws, "Watchmen" embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.
Nicole Kassell directed the pilot. Will this be the end of Watchmen adaptations? Nothing ever ends.