The trailer for Utopia, which closely options Rainn Wilson as a virologist battling a world pandemic in opposition to a backdrop of conspiracies and chaos, couldn’t really feel extra eerily prescient. The Amazon Prime sequence, written by Gone Woman and Sharp Objects author Gillian Flynn, follows a bunch of comedian ebook followers as they unearth darkish secrets and techniques in regards to the world within the pages of the titular comedian ebook. The present additionally stars John Cusack as a doubtful tech billionaire and American Honey’s Sasha Lane because the group’s embattled chief. Utopia relies on the British sequence of the identical identify, and although David Fincher was initially connected to direct, that plan fell via when Amazon acquired the rights to the undertaking. Flynn, nevertheless, has been connected from the bounce, and if her previous work is any indication, Utopia will probably make for an anxiety-producing watch. Utopia premieres September 25 on Amazon Prime.