Torchwood: Children of Earth News

It has recently been announced that The British Film Institute will be screening an exclusive preview of the first episode of Torchwood: Children of Earth on the 12th of June. The preview screening will take place at the National Film Theatre in London and it will include Q&A with guests from the cast and creative team. Along with this announcement, The British Film Institute have also released a short synopsis for the first part of Children of Earth, and it can be seen below;

1965: Twelve children are gathered on a deserted moor, before being surrounded by a harsh, bright light .... and then they are gone! Today: all over Earth, children stop moving. Stop playing, stop laughing. Then, as one, they begin to speak with the same voice, announcing the imminent arrival of a new alien threat. "We are coming...". As the British government closes ranks, it issues a death warrant against Captain Jack and Torchwood...

In other news, the official Australian Torchwood website has uploaded a short teaser for Children of Earth. The new teaser runs for ten seconds and can be seen below;

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You can watch the previous two Torchwood trailers in older posts on this website here and here. Torchwood: Children of Earth will air in June this year on BBC One and it will air over five consecutive nights. The new series stars John Barrowman, Eve Myles and Gareth David-Lloyd.