Fox has released the official first trailer for J.J. Abrams' produced TV series Almost Human. Despite it being on Fox, insert cancelation jokes here, it is still an Abrams' produced property and anything with his name attached to it will get air time. Karl Urban is another factor here. He is quickly becoming a fanboy favorite. His Judge Dredd performance was hailed by both critics and fanboys. His portrayal of Bones, in Star Trek, has also elevated his status with the average moviegoer. Let’s hope this seres can survive the insanity of being on Fox.
The Plot: This action-packed police drama set 35 years in the future centers around the unlikely partnership between a part-machine cop and a part-human robot. Executive-produced by Emmy Award winner J.J. Abrams ("Fringe," "Lost," the "Star Trek" and "Mission: Impossible" franchises) and creator J.H. Wyman ("Fringe," "The Mexican") and starring Karl Urban ("Star Trek"), Michael Ealy ("Sleeper Cell," "Common Law") and Emmy Award nominee Lili Taylor ("Six Feet Under,"), ALMOST HUMAN is a high-tech, high-stakes action drama set 35 years in the future, when police officers are partnered with highly evolved human-like androids. An unlikely partnership is forged when a part-machine cop (Urban) is forced to pair with a part-human robot (Ealy) as they fight crime and investigate a deeper cover-up in a futuristic new world.
Almost Human arrives in 2013.