During San Diego Comic-Con, Warner Bros. Television and SyFy revealed the first teaser trailer for the upcoming Superman prequel, Krypton. The brief teaser offers a small look at the series, which follows Superman’s grandfather Seg-El as he attempts to restore the El name and reputation.

Watch the trailer below:

The official synopsis for the series has also been released, teasing Seg-El’s struggle to restore his family’s reputation and honour.

Read the official synopsis below:

Syfy’s Krypton, the much-anticipated Superman prequel set two generations before the destruction of the legendary Man of Steel’s home planet, will follow Superman’s grandfather — whose House of El was ostracized and shamed — as he fights to redeem his family’s honor and save his beloved world from chaos.

Krypton will be executive produced by David S. Goyer (Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, The Dark Knight trilogy) through his Phantom Four banner. Damian Kindler (Sleepy Hollow) will serve as executive producer/showrunner; Colm McCarthy (She Who Brings Gifts, Peaky Blinders) is set to direct and co-executive produce the pilot. The pilot teleplay and story is written by David S. Goyer & Ian Goldberg (Once Upon a Time, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles). Krypton will be produced by Warner Horizon Television and is based on characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, published by DC Comics.

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