HBO premiered the first teaser for its buzzy drama The Leftovers on Sunday night, giving us just a taste of what we can expect from creator Damon Lindelof’s (Lost) rapture-centric series.
Starring Justin Theroux (Parks and Recreation) and Liv Tyler (The Incredible Hulk), The Leftovers focuses on a group of suburbanites left on earth after 2 percent of the world’s population suddenly disappears. Watch the teaser below:
Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…
* Fox has acquired the stateside rights to Boom!, an Israeli game show in which contestants must answer trivia questions in order to diffuse bombs.
* The third season of Tyler, the Creator’s Loiter Squad premieres May 15 at 12/11c on Adult Swim.
* The six-episode second season of Ricky Gervais’ Netflix comedy series Derek premieres May 30.
* Food Network has ordered 26 more episodes of Beat Bobby Flay.