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The Watch (BBC America)

BBC America debuts first look at Discworld series THE WATCH

Get a first look at BBC America's upcoming THE WATCH, based on Terry Pratchett’s City Watch subset of his Discworld novels.

BBC America used last weekend’s virtual New York Comic Con to debut its first look at The Watch. The series, based on the Terry Pratchett’s City Watch subset of his Discworld novels is set to launch in the US in January 2021.

The full synopsis for the series reads, “The comedic yet thrilling series pits trolls, werewolves, wizards and other improbable heroes against an evil plot to resurrect a great dragon which would lead to the destruction of life as they know it.”

Though there is no UK airdate for The Watch has yet we can bring you this cool first look in the player below:

The Watch stars Richard Dormer as Sam Vines, Jo Eaton-Kent as Constable Cheery, a forensics expert ostracised by her own kin, and Adam Hugil as Constable Carrot. Marama Corlett, Lara Rossi and Sam Adewunmi also star.

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