An official trailer has been released for Future Man, a sci-fi comedy series coming soon to Hulu.
The series is executive produced by the team behind Pineapple Express, Superbad, This Is the End, Sausage Party, and Preacher, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, who also directed some of the show’s episodes. It follows The Hunger Games and The Kids Are All Right star Josh Hutcherson as a janitor and gamer who finds himself being recruited by time travelers from the future.
The show basically looks like a big love letter to a bunch of different movies and perhaps a significant chunk of the ’80s, and it looks to be jam-packed with fun references. Continue below for more on Future Man and to check out the trailer.
From Executive Producers Seth Rogen (Sausage Party, Knocked Up, This is the End) and Evan Goldberg (Preacher, Sausage Party, Superbad, Knocked Up), Future Man follows a janitor by day/world-ranked gamer by night who travels through time to prevent the extinction of humanity after mysterious visitors from the future proclaim him the key to defeating the imminent super-race invasion. Josh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games, The Kids Are Alright) stars as Josh Futterman, an uninspired and dejected gamer who quickly becomes earth’s unlikely hero. Eliza Coupe (Happy Endings), Derek Wilson (Preacher), Ed Begley Jr. (St. Elsewhere) and Glenne Headly (Don Jon) also star.
All episodes of Future Man will be arriving on Hulu on November 14th.
This trailer contains: Time travel, dance battles, Josh Hutcherson, and herpes. From Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, all episodes of Future Man premiere Nov. 14, only on Hulu.
Future Man stars Josh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games) as “Josh Futturman,” a janitor by day/gamer by night who is recruited by mysterious visitors to travel through time in order to prevent the extinction of humanity.