‘The Man Who Fell To Earth’ Season 1 is now becoming a television series. This came out to be exciting news for fans of 1970s sci-fi who love the Walter Tevis novel and the iconic 1976 David Bowie film.
The series, is ready with its blooming cast including Chiwetel Ejiofor, Naomie Harris, Bill Nighy, and Rob Delaney. in addition, it will air in the US this April, The Man Who Fell to Earth arrives on Showtime.
It’s will come out as a fresh take on the novel. Although, Bowie’s movie is not getting a straight remake. Even though writer and director Alex Kurtzman have made a promise to pay tribute to previous forms of the sci-fi story.
This new series revolves around the alien Faraday. The alien will be played by 12 Years A Slave actor Chiwetel Ejiofor. In the series, the alien arrives on Earth at a turning point in human evolution. In addition, to save our future, he must confront his past. Naomie Harris will be seen starring as the brilliant scientist Justin Falls. To save the two worlds, she must conquer her demons.
Release Date & Trailer
The Man Who Fell to Earth is scheduled to premiere on April 24 on Showtime in the US. It will be a 10-part sci-fi drama. The UK channel or release date hasn’t been officially confirmed or announced but keep an eye out for any update.
Although, Yes a trailer for The Man Who Fell To Earth has been officially released by Showtime. In the trailer, we get the first look of Chiwetel Ejiofor as an alien from another planet.
Summary Plot And Review
The Man Who Fell To Earth pilots around alien Faraday (Chiwetel Ejiofor) who lands on Earth. He has come to Earth to survive as his planet fights for survival. In addition, he was sent to Earth for a mission. He is destined to meet struggling mum and brilliant scientist Justin Falls. He comes with a warning for her that his planet is dying and the Earth is on the same trajectory.
Justin agrees to help him with the Earth’s survival. But the journey won’t be easy as the pair faces huge obstacles. Things don’t get easy at the least for them as their inner turmoil could cost them their lives. Leading to jeopardizing the fate of two worlds.
Chiwetel Ejiofor Staring As ‘Alien Faraday’
Chiwetel Ejiofor recently talked about how he mastered the role of alien Faraday. Speaking for his new role in the series ”The Man Who Fell To Earth”.
Ejiofor said: “You have to rely on the different ways also interacting with different people. The way you’ve felt like an outsider and not feeling like you belong but yet try.”
Further added, ” You have to bring out your character. Make sure to understand the part you are playing. Inevitably, that kind of throws you off into this contemplation. Development of your journey and your personality.”
Naomi Harris Starring As Scientist Justin Falls
Naomi will be starting as the top scientific boffin Justin Falls. Other than, The Man Who Fell To Earth she is already hosting some of the other big roles, including playing Moneypenny in the James Bond franchise.
In the series, The Third Day she starred alongside Jude Law. Additionally, also share as Madeline in the movie Collateral Beauty. You might also know her from the series, Small Island, White Teeth, and The Tomorrow People. She was also part of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.