TNT Sets #TheAlienist Premiere Date

The Alienist

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TNT has announced the premiere date for the thrilling original series. The series is based on the adaptation of the Caleb Carr's award-winning international bestseller novel, The Alients premiere Monday, Jan. 22 at 9/8c.

The series stars Dakota Fanning (Every Secret Thing), Luke Evans (Fast and Furious 6), Brian Geraghty (Chicago PD) and Daniel Bruhl (Rush), this psychological thriller follows a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes in NEw York City circa 1896. Newly appointed top cop Teddy Roosevelt (Geraghty) calls upon Dr. Laszlo Kreizler (Bruhl), a criminal psychologist (aka "alienist") and newspaper illustrator John Moore (Evans) conduct the investigation in secret. Joining them in the probe is Sara Howard (Fanning), a headstrong secretary at Police Headquarters.

Here's the trailer: