Dark Creators (Jantje Friese and Baran bo Odar) are back with a new Netflix original series entitled 1899, and this time they take viewers very far back in time. But this show is no average period piece. It’s a dark, mysterious horror!
After much success with Dark, Jantje Friese and Baran bo Oda decided to team up again for a new project at Netflix as part of their overall deal with the streamer. development for 1899 started in 2018 and so much has happened since then.
We’re excited to see what the series will look like in the end and expect it to be just as successful as it was Dark among critics and viewers alike. There is so much interesting information surrounding this upcoming period series that you should know. We make sure to include all the details we know right below.
We have a teaser for 1899 at Netflix’s Geeked Week this summer and more news at Netflix’s TUDUM event on September 24, 2022, including the release date!
Release date 1899
The cast of 1899 virtually showed up and shared that the upcoming show will be released on November 17, 2022. So exciting!
Trailer from 1899
The full-length trailer for 1899 just came out on October 24th, proving that this show is going to be spooky, confusing and hopefully amazing! It also includes the song “All Along the Watchtower” by Jimi Hendrix. Prepare to be spooked by watching the video here:
Teaser from 1899
You can watch the first teaser 1899 under. It’s not very long and it doesn’t reveal much yet, but it gives us a better idea of what to expect from this show. I’m sure if you enjoyed the twisted narrative of Darkshould fit this new series perfectly.
Alongside the teaser, there’s also a behind-the-scenes video that offers a great look at how the show came to be on an intuitive and transformative set that could become the future of filmmaking.
You can expect a well-rounded cast of talented actors for a series helmed by the brilliant Jantje and Baran. We’ve shared the cast for the mystery horror show via IMDb below:
- Emily Beecham as Maura Franklin
- Andreas Pietschmann as Eyk Larsen
- Anton Lesser
- Mathilde Ollivier as Clemence
- Alexandre Willaume
- Aneurin Barnard
- Lucas Lynggaard Tonnesen
- Miguel Bernardeau
- Richard Hope
- Clara Rosager as Tove
- Jonas Bloquet as Lucien
- Maciej Musial as Olek
- Rosalie Craig as Virginia
There are many other supporting actors as part of the cast that we didn’t include. If you want to see the full cast and crew, be sure to check them out 1899 IMDb page.
Set in 1899, the series follows a group of European migrants who leave London and head west to New York in hopes of a future abroad. But every passenger carries their own secrets that they don’t want to share. When they encounter another long-lost migrant steamer, their journey takes an unexpected turn for the worse.
Here is the official summary about Netflix below:
1899. A migrant steamer heads west to leave the old continent. The passengers, a colorful mix of European origins, united by their hopes and dreams for the new century and their future abroad. But their journey takes an unexpected turn when they discover another migrant ship adrift in the open sea. What they find on board will turn their crossing to the promised land into a horrifying nightmare.
Number of episodes from 1899
The first season consists of eight one-hour episodes. It’s like we’re getting a mini-movie. We can’t wait for the release of this TV show!
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FanSided Staff contributed to coverage of this article.
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