If you have been a longtime fan of Caleb Carr’s riveting novel The Alienist, then you’ve been waiting patiently for them to adapt it onscreen.

The wait is over… TNT is premiering a new series based on the story about a crime reporter, John Moore (Luke Evans), who meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler (Daniel Bruhl), to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century. The series also stars Dakota Fanning as Sara Howard, one of the first women to join the NYPD.

Watch the trailer!

The Alienist is set to premiere in 2017 on TNT.

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