Morgan Freeman Narrates Spectacular ‘Our Universe’ Series Trailer
“All of our lives are connected by the stars.” Netflix has revealed the first trailer for a nature documentary series titled Our Universe. From BBC Studios, this is yet another David Attenborough-esque series about how spectacular our planet is. But this latest series goes beyond Earth this time, connecting everything on this planet with everything not on this planet – the sun, meteors, and more. Narrated by Academy Award-winner Morgan Freeman Our Universe is an epic tale 13.8 billion years in the making. Blending stunning wildlife footage with eye-popping cosmic special effects, this six-part series takes viewers on a fascinating adventure to explore the connections that drive our natural world. From the birth of the Sun to the birth of a sea turtle, Our Universe uses groundbreaking animation to dramatize the spectacular celestial forces that generated our solar system, while modern camera & CGI technology bring the audience up close & personal with some of the most iconic, charismatic animals on Earth. Okay sure, this looks fantastic. I’m in! Let’s go.
Here’s the first official trailer (+ poster) for Netflix’s nature series Our Universe, direct from YouTube:
This six-part series is from BBC Studios, and it’s an incredible tale that took 13.8 billion years to make. It combines stunning wildlife footage with spectacular cosmic special effects. Morgan Freeman narrates the story. The series takes viewers on an exciting adventure to discover the connections that drive our natural world. Our Universe shows the incredible celestial forces behind the creation of our solar system through animation. Modern camera technology and CGI technology allow viewers to get up close to some of the most famous and charismatic animals on Earth. The changing seasons affect an Alaskan brown bear with her cubs. Learn how a single blade can impact a hungry Serengeti cheetah. Soar through the Southern Ocean as two penguins romance. This is the story of life on this fragile, resilient and irreplaceable planet.
Our Universe is an animated series hosted by filmmaker Mike Davis (“Curiosity”, “Aliens: The Complete Guide”, “Great Barrier Reef With David Attenborough”, and “Galapagos”. It was written, directed, and produced by three filmmakers: Alice Jones and Stephen Cooter. BBC Studios developed the series. Andrew Cohen is the executive producer. Music by Anne Nikitin. Netflix will stream the Our Universe miniseries on Netflix beginning November 22nd and ending in time for Thanksgiving. Are you interested?