Get a First Look at "Westworld," HBO's Sci-Fi Western from J.J. Abrams

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HBO has unveiled the teaser trailer for Westworld, the upcoming series based on Michael Crichton's classic 1973 film of the same name. Produced by J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot imprint, Westworld is written by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy. Anthony Hopkins is the big-marquee name here, starring in his first series-regular role as an inventor who runs an adult amusement park featuring lifelike robots. The series, also starring Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton and Jeffrey Wright, will air in 2016.