The First


Away The First Ad Astra &#038 More: Why So Many Sad Astronauts

Away, The First, Ad Astra & More: Why So Many Sad Astronauts?

Before that, there was 2018’s The First, the Hulu series starring Sean Penn which was about a bunch of angsty astronauts training to go to Mars These two shows are mainly soap operas about astronauts and the latest examples of the Sad Astronaut genre.[caption id="attachment_1249345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] AWAY (L to R) MARK IVANIR as MISHA[...]

Hulus The First Trailer: Sean Penn Heads to Mars in Beau Willimons Sci-Fi Drama

Hulu's 'The First' Trailer: Sean Penn Heads to Mars in Beau Willimon's Sci-Fi Drama

[caption id="attachment_884398" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hulu[/caption]With Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) new science fiction-drama The First readying for it’s Friday, September 14th launch (all episodes) on Hulu, the streaming service has released the official trailer for the eight-episode series. Written by Willimon, the space exploration drama stars Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) and Natascha McElhone (Ronin, Californication); is produced by Westward Productions, and co-financed[...]

The First: Hulu Launches First Teaser for Sean Penn/Natascha McElhone Sci-Fi Series

The First: Hulu Launches First Teaser for Sean Penn/Natascha McElhone Sci-Fi Series

[caption id="attachment_884370" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Paul Schrimaldi/Hulu[/caption]With Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) new science fiction-drama The First readying for it's Friday, September 14, launch on Hulu, the streaming service is offering viewers the first official teaser for the eight-episode series. Written by Willimon, the space exploration series stars Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) and Natascha McElhone (Ronin,[...]

Sean Penn Series The First Gets Launch Date First-Look Images from Hulu

Sean Penn Series 'The First' Gets Launch Date, First-Look Images from Hulu

[caption id="attachment_884370" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Paul Schrimaldi/Hulu[/caption]Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) new science fiction-drama The First has finally received a launch date from Hulu, with the streaming service set to premiere the Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) / Natascha McElhone (Ronin, Californication) series on Friday, September 14 To coincide with the announcement, Hulu is[...]

The First: Oded Fehr James Ransone Join Hulus Mars Mission Series

The First: Oded Fehr, James Ransone Join Hulu's Mars Mission Series

The crew of Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) The First is starting to take shape, as Oded Fehr (Covert Affairs, 24: Legacy) and James Ransone (Bosch, Mosaic) have joined the cast of Hulu's straight-to-series science fiction-drama series slated to premiere on the streaming service and U.K.’s Channel 4 in 2018.Scheduled to begin production later this[...]

The First: Natascha McElhone Joins Hulu Series Exits ABCs Designated Survivor

'The First': Natascha McElhone Joins Hulu Series, Exits ABC's 'Designated Survivor'

Looks like the crew of Hulu's first dramatic mission to Mars to starting to take shape, as the streaming service has signed actress Natascha McElhone (Californication) to star opposite Sean Penn in science fiction-drama series The First from Beau Willimon (House of Cards).McElhone currently stars opposite Kiefer Sutherland on ABC's drama series Designated Survivor, playing President[...]

Sean Penn Set To Lead Hulus Sci-Fi Drama Series The First

Sean Penn Set To Lead Hulu's Sci-Fi Drama Series 'The First'

Hulu isn't wasting any time capitalizing off of the Emmy success of their series adaptation of The Handmaid's Tale, with the streaming service announcing that two-time Oscar winner Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking, The Game) has been tapped to lead their science fiction-drama series The First. Beau Willimon’s (House of Cards) straight-to-series drama marks Penn's first major regular[...]