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Looks like Rian Johnson's Poker Face may be Peacock's first hit

Looks like Rian Johnson’s Poker Face may be Peacock’s first hit

While everyone was eagerly waiting for Rian Johnson glass onion To arrive on Netflix in December, the Take out the knives The sequel isn’t the director’s only mystery-driven emotional project that comes to shake up the broadcast space. There hasn’t been much noise about Johnson and Natasha Lyon’s upcoming Peacock series poker face since it was It was first announced in MarchBut the first trailer for the show definitely makes it look like one of the great premieres of 2023.

poker face It tells the story of Charlie Cale (Leon), a naturally gentle and inquisitive woman who was born with an uncanny ability to recover when people lie. Whether it’s in the midst of a poker game or when you come across people with dangerous secrets to hide, Charlie can also sense when people are being bluff, a useful skill as she travels across the country to solve one puzzle after another. poker faceThe trailer gives you only a brief glimpse into the kind of murderous and treacherous situations that Charlie will feel her way.

But the trailer makes it perfectly clear poker faceThe 10-episode first season will feature a stacked cast of guest stars, including Adrien Brody, Benjamin Bratt, ChloĆ« Sevigny, Clea DuVall, Dascha Polanco, Ellen Barkin, Hong Chau, Jameela Jamil and Joseph Gordon -Levitt, Judith Light, Lil’ Ral Horie, Rhea Perlman, Ron Perlman, S Ibatha Merkerson, and Tim Meadows – all ready to play some of the strangers Charlie will encounter. The trailer also has style, flair and a luxurious feel that is intriguing poker face It may end up being Peacock’s first true hit when it debuts.

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The first four episodes of poker face The peacock struck on January 26.