Whereas everybody’s been eagerly ready for Rian Johnson’s Glass Onion to reach on Netflix this December, the Knives Out sequel isn’t the director’s solely mystery-driven ardour undertaking coming to shake up the streaming house. There hasn’t been all that a lot noise about Johnson and Natasha Lyonne’s upcoming Peacock collection Poker Face since it was first introduced again in March, however the show’s first trailer undoubtedly makes it appear like it might be one of many first implausible reveals of 2023.
Poker Face tells the story of Charlie Cale (Lyonne), a genial, naturally curious girl born with the uncanny means to suss out when individuals are mendacity. Whether or not it’s within the thick of a poker sport or when she encounters folks with harmful secrets and techniques to cover, Charlie also can sense when individuals are being deceitful, a talent that turns out to be useful as she journeys throughout the nation fixing one thriller after one other. Poker Face’s trailer solely provides you the briefest glimpse on the type of murderous, treacherous conditions Charlie’s going to really feel her means via.
However the trailer does make very clear that Poker Face’s first 10-episode-long season goes to characteristic a stacked solid of visitor stars, together with Adrien Brody, Benjamin Bratt, Chloë Sevigny, Clea DuVall, Dascha Polanco, Ellen Barkin, Hong Chau, Jameela Jamil, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Judith Mild, Lil Rel Howery, Rhea Perlman, Ron Perlman, S. Epatha Merkerson, and Tim Meadows — all of whom are set to play simply a number of the unusual folks Charlie’s going to come across. The trailer additionally has a mode, aptitude, and sense of grandeur that feels indicative of simply how intriguing Poker Face might find yourself being when it premieres, which might result in it being Peacock’s first true authentic hit.
The first 4 episodes of Poker Face hit Peacock on January twenty sixth.