Watch the Trailer of TNT’s Period Drama ‘The Alienist’


Deadline premieres the second trailer of TNT’s The Alienist. 

The Alienist is an upcoming American drama television series based on the novel of same name by Caleb Carr. The psychological thriller drama is set in 1896, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped the city. Newly appointed top cop Teddy Roosevelt calls upon Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a criminal psychologist — aka alienist — and newspaper illustrator John Moore to conduct the investigation in secret. Joining them in the probe is Sara Howard, a headstrong secretary at Police Headquarters.

Starring Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans and Dakota Fanning. The Alienist premieres next year January 22.

You can watch the trailer below: