Netflix’s ‘Sense8’ Trailer Promises More Wachowski Weirdness (Video)

Eight strangers from across the world share one connection in this ambitious sci-fi 12-parter

Netflix released the official trailer for its new thriller series, “Sense8,” on Thursday ahead of its June 5 premiere.

The sci-fi show is about eight strangers around the world who are suddenly mentally linked to one another. One moment puts them into each other’s lives, secrets, and dangers.

The trailer reveals pain and pleasure as each of the character’s suddenly have seven other selves.

The 12-episode series features “Lost” alum Naveen Andrews, as well as Jamie Clayton, Max Riemelt and Jeronimo Best. “Do you know what it means to be reborn as Sensate?” Andrews’ character asked.

“Sense8” is created and directed Andy and Lana Wachowski. J. Michael Straczynski is another creator and Dan Glass directs.

The Wachowskis are best known for writing and directing “Cloud Atlas,” and “The Matrix” series.

Watch the trailer above.