The adaptation of the literary saga started with The 3-Body Problem aims to be one of Netflix’s next hits.
While HBO is preparing a new Game of Thrones prequel to accompany The House of the Dragon, David Benioff and DB Weiss, showrunners of the mother series, signed for Netflix almost four years ago. After having produced the films The Director and Metal Lords, they now present the series adaptation of The 3 body problemLiu Cixin’s acclaimed literary saga.
Jess Hong, Benedict Wong, Jovan Adepo, Alex Sharp and John Bradley will be part of the cast of this new series that aims for epicness in its first trailerwhile its premiere places it up to January 2024 to become one of the first big releases of next year.
The 3-Body Problem is the first book in a trilogy that begins in China’s Cultural Revolution, when a secret military project sends signals into space to contact with aliens. In this way, humans have a first contact with an alien civilization. During decades, communicate through a strange virtual video game steeped in history and philosophy, but as the aliens begin to win over the earthling players, different sides are formedsome willing to welcome these superior beings and others prepared to fight against the invasion.
What’s new on Netflix Tudum 2023
The 3-body problem has been part of the event Tudum: a global event for fans, where Netflix has revealed some of its biggest news on the way like the first live-action series trailer for One Piece. Chris Hemsworth has announced the movie Tyler Rake 3, El juego del squid has presented his reality show along with a trailer for its second season, Berlin has shown its first advance as a spin-off of Money Heist, Henry Cavill has said goodbye to The Witcher and Avatar: The Last Airbender has revealed his live-action look.