Finally, fans can see the official first look of the series Hello to be broadcast by Paramount+. As part of Xbox’s 20th anniversary celebrations, the streamer has officially released the first teaser trailer for the video game adaptation. The teaser features a brief but interesting hint of what’s to come, highlighting one of the franchise’s most iconic characters before he makes his small screen premiere in 2022.
This short teaser begins by showing the scarred back of the faceless figure as well as a first look at the live-action version of the armor from Hello. Then a voice greeted the figure who was wearing a combat helmet with, “Hello, Master Chief,” against the backdrop of the iconic song from the game’s theme.
The AI Cortana voice heard in this teaser is voiced by Jen Taylor, reprising her role from the hugely successful video game franchise. Whereas fans can already look forward to seeing Pablo Schreiber (American Gods) to fill the role of the protagonist coded Spartan-117.
— Halo on Paramount+ (@HaloTheSeries) November 15, 2021
Pablo Schreiber (First Man, Orange Is the New Black) stars as Master Chief, the most advanced warrior on earth in the 26th century and the only hope of salvation for a civilization driven to the brink of destruction by the Covenant, an otherworldly alliance committed to destroy humanity.
Hello also stars Natascha McElhone as Dr. Halsey, the brilliant creator of the Spartan superhero, as well as Bokeem Woodbine, Shabana Azmi, Natasha Culzac, Olive Grey, Yerin Ha, Bentley Kalu, Kate Kennedy, Charlie Murphy and Danny Sapani.
Otto Bathurst (Robin Hood, Peaky Blinders, Black Mirror) will direct the pilot episode of the Showtime series adaptation of the popular video game Hello. The series also stars Natascha McElhone (Californication), Bokeem Woodbine (Fargo), Shabana Azmi (Fire), Bentley Kalu (Avengers: Age of Ultron), Natasha Culzac (The Witcher) and Kate Kennedy (Catastrophe).
Based on the award-winning and record-breaking Xbox game franchise, the 10-episode first season will be written by Kyle Killen (Awake), who is also production supervisor and executive producer.
Hello is a FPS video game franchise set in a military future created by Bungie and 343 Industries, a subsidiary of Microsoft Studios. The game series centers on a war between humanity and an alliance of extraterrestrials known as the Covenant.