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Aliens Meet Hostile Humans in First 5 Minutes of CW’s ‘Star-Crossed’ (Video)

Matt Lanter stars as an alien teenager who falls for a human girl

The CW’s “Star-Crossed” doesn’t premiere until Monday, but viewers eager to get a glance of the new sci-fi drama about a race of aliens seeking refuge on Earth can watch the first five minutes on Hulu.

The preview (above) kicks off with series star Matt Lanter (“90210”) explaining that hostile humans left his people with “no choice but to defend” themselves in a flashback that shows a younger version of his character finding shelter with a little girl.

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Aimee Teegarden (“Friday Night Lights”) co-stars as a human who falls for Lanter’s character once he reaches high school, where he keeps his alien-identity a secret.

Need more? Click here to watch the trailer for the new series, which appears to be full of a racial tension between humans and nearly-identical humanoid aliens.