Netflix today releases the teaser trailer and the first images of AWAY, the new original series which will be available from 4 September 2020. The series stars Hilary Swank as an astronaut mother, forced to leave her family on Earth to undertake a mission to Mars.

Created by Andrew Hinderaker, the Netflix series AWAY is an epic, thrilling and moving drama and celebrates the incredible progress humans are able to make, as well as the personal sacrifices they have to endure along the way. As she prepares to lead an international crew on the first mission to Mars, US astronaut Emma Green (Hilary Swank) must agree to abandon her husband (Josh Charles) and teenage daughter (Talitha Bateman) just when they need her most. The journey into space becomes more and more lively and at the same time the relationships between the astronauts become complicated and the effects of distance from loved ones left on Earth emerge. AWAY proves that success sometimes requires leaving home.

The series sees the showrunner as executive producers Jessica goldberg side by side Matt Reeves, Jason Katims, Edward Zwick, Hilary Swank, Adam Kassan, Andrew Hinderaker, Jeni Mulein e Michelle Lee.