The First trailer Sean Penn leads a mission to Mars

Every new venture has a cost in the first trailer for Hulu and Channel 4’s SF series The First

The first trailer for Hulu and Channel 4’s sci-fi series The First has arrived, with Sean Penn starring as part of an expedition to Mars. But every new venture has a cost…

The First is created by Beau Willimon (House Of Cards) and stars Sean Penn. Set in the near future (2030), this groundbreaking story explores the challenges of taking the first steps towards Mars. Viewers will get an intimate look at the dedicated characters trying to reach the unknown while dealing with the psychological and physical toll it takes to achieve the impossible.”

The show also stars Natasha McElhone, Oded Fehr, LisaGay Hamilton, James Ransone and Hannah Ware.

The First airs on Hulu on 14 September and will air on Channel 4 in the UK. Keep up with the latest genre news with the new issue of SciFiNow.