Amazon Prime Video recently announced the anticipated series Utopia will premiere Friday, September 25. The eight-part conspiracy thriller comes from best-selling author and award-winning screenwriter, Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl, Sharp Objects). The official trailer for Utopia has also been released and after years of honing the ambitious project, Flynn promises to deliver an artfully detailed series that in which viewers should expect the unexpected, save humanity, but first…find Jessica Hyde.
Though the comic at the center of the series predicts the world’s end, Utopia is filled with hidden meanings, shocking twists and radical evolutions for its dynamic characters—brought to life by an ensemble cast of breakout and seasoned talent. Utopia premieres on September 25 in the US, Canada, Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, Indian and Japan.
Alongside Gillian Flynn, executive producers include Jessica Rhoades (with whom Flynn collaborated on Sharp Objects), Sharon Levy, Sharon Hall, Toby Haynes, Karen Wilson, and Dennis Kelly. The series is a co-production between Endemol Shine North America, Kudos and Amazon Studios.
Utopia’s star cast includes names like Desmin Borges, Dan Byrd, John Cusack, Christopher Denham among others.