WATCH: George Clooney's 'The Midnight Sky' Gets a First Look Trailer
George Clooney (Gravity) is set to direct and star in the forthcoming sci-fi drama The Midnight Sky, based on Lily Brooks-Dalton's 2016 novel Good Morning, Midnight.
Clooney takes on the role of an astronomer named Augustine, who is based in the Arctic when there's news of a catastrophic event. Augustine refuses to leave his post and finds himself utterly alone. But, then runs into a child (Caoilinn Springall), named Iris, who is also alone.
There are two storylines going on at the same time, with Augustine and Iris on Earth, looking out for each other. And a second story revolving around a group of astronauts in space, who have lost contact with their control station.
In the newly released trailer, Augustine scrambles to warn the astronauts about the conditions on Earth:
With Clooney leading this project, he has recruited some serious star power, including Felicity Jones, David Oyelowo , Tiffany Boone, Kyle Chandler and Demián Bichir starring as the astronauts stranded in space.
You can look for The Midnight Sky over at Netflix on December 23.
Does the trailer make you want to see more?