Kate Winslet Takes Charge in “The Regime” Trailer
The highly anticipated British TV show “The Regime” has finally released its trailer, and it’s got us hooked. Kate Winslet stars as Elena Vernham, the chancellor of a modern authoritarian regime who is ruthless and uncompromising. But as her paranoia grows, she finds herself confiding in soldier Herbert Zubak (Matthias Schoenaerts), who may not be the most trustworthy companion.
Sharp Comedy and Unstable Power Dynamics
With its witty writing by Will Tracy and the skilled direction of Stephen Frears and Jessica Hobbs, “The Regime” promises to be a sharp and comedic watch. The trailer hints at the unstable power dynamics within the palace, as Elena’s grip on control seems to slip.
When and Where to Watch
“The Regime” will premiere on HBO and Max in the U.S. on March 3 at 9 p.m. ET. In the UK, it will stream on Sky Atlantic and NOW in April.