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WATCH: James Franco Travels Back in Time to Stop JFK’s Assassination in Teaser Trailer for ‘11.22.63’

WATCH: James Franco Travels Back in Time to Stop JFK's Assassination in Teaser Trailer for '11.22.63'

Hulu’s eight-part original series “11.22.63,” debuting Feb. 15, 2016, has its first teaser trailer, in which high school English teacher Jake Epping (James Franco) travels back in time to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy—and finds his mission threatened by Lee Harvey Oswald, falling in love, and the past itself.

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The series, executive produced by J.J. Abrams and Stephen King, co-stars Chris Cooper, Josh Duhamel, T.R. Knight, Cherry Jones, Sarah Gadon, Lucy Fry, George MacKay and Daniel Webber. 

Based on King’s bestselling 2011 novel, the first two episodes are directed by Kevin Macdonald (“Last King of Scotland,” “State of Play”).

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