Author and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will host Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, a sequel to Carl Sagan’s classic television series about space. We’ve embedded the trailer above–what do you think?
750 million people around the world have watched Sagan’s series since its 1980 launch. Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will executive produce the show, written by Sagan’s original partners on the project, astronomer Steven Soter and writer and executive producer Ann Druyan.
FOX will release the show in 2014.
Brannon Braga (Star Trek and 24) and Bill Pope (Spider-Man and The Matrix) will direct the series.