Nicole Kidman’s wellness director presents her purchasers some unusual strategies to unwind within the full-length trailer for Hulu’s 9 Excellent Strangers (premiering Wednesday, Aug. 18).
The restricted collection — which relies on Huge Little Lies creator Liane Moriarty’s e book of the identical title — takes place at a swanky well being and wellness resort the place 9 frazzled metropolis dwellers “attempt to get on a path to a greater way of life,” in line with the official synopsis. Watching over them is Kidman’s Masha, “a girl on a mission to reinvigorate their drained minds and our bodies.”
Good Morning America was first to air the two-and-a-half minute spot Thursday, which reveals Masha’s purchasers — performed by the likes of Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly), Michael Shannon (Boardwalk Empire), Luke Evans (The Alienist), Bobby Cannavale (Homecoming), Regina Corridor (Black Monday) and Samara Weaving (SMILF) — as they lie in grave-sized holes they’ve dug for themselves… presumably to decompress, not to be buried alive. (It’s no surprise McCarthy’s character asks, “Is Masha bats–t, or is she the true deal?”)
Rounding out the ensemble of acquainted faces are Tiffany Boone (Hunters), Melvin Gregg (American Vandal), Manny Jacinto (The Good Place) and Grace Van Patten (Maniac).
Along with 9 Excellent Strangers, the streamer’s summer season slate consists of FX on Hulu’s Reservation Canines (premiering Monday, Aug. 9); Solely Murders Within the Constructing (premiering Tuesday, Aug. 31); Season 2 of Wu-Tang: An America Saga (premiering Wednesday, Sept. 8); and FX on Hulu’s Y: The Final Man (premiering Monday, Sept. 13).
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