Donald Glover is making waves in the entertainment world again as the co-creator and executive producer of the upcoming action series Mr. & Mrs. Smith. The “This is America” artist recently unveiled the trailer, sending fans into a frenzy.
‘Mr. & Mrs. Smith’
Donald Glover, also known as Childish Gambino, recently shared an exciting trailer for the Mr. & Mrs. Smith series, featuring himself and Maya Erskine in the title roles, giving fans a glimpse into the show’s high-stakes missions, explosive action scenes, and thrilling plot.
In the trailer, set to the tune of Shirley Bassey’s rendition of “(Where Do I Begin) Love Song,” Glover and Erskine are seen in action as an undercover agent couple. The teaser offers a sneak peek of high-speed chases, intense shootouts, and daring escapes from explosions.
While the exact plot details remain under wraps, it is clear that the married duo leads a double life, posing as a regular couple while carrying out dangerous missions.
Fans expressed their enthusiasm on social media, with many hailing the cast and the potential for the show. One user, @rei_estelar, commented, “THE CAST OMG SERIES OF THE YEAR,” while @ChanclerHaynes exclaimed, “GIMMIE this SHOW.”
Joining Glover and Erskine in Mr. & Mrs. Smith are talented stars such as Parker Posey, Wagner Moura, Michaela Coel, John Turturro, Paul Dano and others, although their roles are yet to be revealed.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith brings a fresh and modern twist to the 2005 film that starred Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie as rival assassins. As an executive producer, Glover aims to deliver a gripping series combining thrilling action sequences and complex interpersonal relationships.
The highly anticipated series is set to premiere on February 2, 2024, exclusively on Prime Video.
Donald Glover has been involved with series on Prime Video before, as he created and producedSwarm, which premiered in March 2023. The show follows a superfan of a pop singer who goes to great lengths to defend her favorite artist.
On social media, the show has been compared to the fanbase of Beyoncé called “The BeyHive.”
Furthermore, Glover’s production company, Gilga, was crucial in facilitating Malia Obama’sdirectorial debut. In April 2023, it was announced that Malia, daughter of former President Barack Obama, would make her first foray into directing with the support of Glover’s production company.
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