Netflix has released the teaser trailer for Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events! The series will release on Netflix on January 13, 2017 and will consist of eight episodes.
Neil Patrick Harris stars as Count Olaf and you can hear a bit of his voice in the teaser trailer. Malina Weissman and Louis Hynes also join Harris in the cast. Patrick Warburton is in the trailer as Lemony Snicket.
Here’s more about the series, courtesy of Netflix:
Based on the internationally best-selling series of books by Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler) and starring Emmy and Tony Award winner Neil Patrick Harris, A Series of Unfortunate Events recounts the tragic tale of the Baudelaire orphans — Violet, Klaus, and Sunny – whose evil guardian Count Olaf will stop at nothing to get his hands on their inheritance. The siblings must outsmart Olaf at every turn, foiling his many devious plans and disguises, in order to discover clues to their parents’ mysterious death. The eight-episode series is a Netflix original production, executive produced by Emmy Award winner Barry Sonnenfeld and Daniel Handler, and premieres January 13, 2017 only on Netflix.