Netflix shocked everyone today by announcing that the next chapter in the Cloverfield series was dropping tonight on the streamer after the Super Bowl. It’s a risky and exciting gambit but using the biggest marketing stage of the year is the way to do it.
What we know about The Cloverfield Paradox:
In the near future, a group of international astronauts on a space station are working to solve a massive energy crisis on Earth. The experimental technology aboard the station has an unexpected result, leaving the team isolated and fighting for their survival.
The Cloverfield Paradox is directed by Julius Onah, produced byJ .J. Abrams and Lindsey Weber, was written by Oren Uziel and stars Daniel Brühl, Roger Davies, Elizabeth Debicki, Aksel Hennie, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Chris O’Dowd, John Ortiz, David Oyelowo, and Zhang Ziyi.
Here’s the trailer and poster.