Wes Anderson’s ‘Asteroid City’ Trailer Is Here With Scarlett Johansson, More

Wes Anderson's 'Asteroid City' Trailer Is Here With Scarlett Johansson, More

Check out the trailer for Wes Anderson’s new comedy Asteroid City, which boasts an all-star cast including Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks and Bryan Cranston and is set far into the future.

The collaboration is a reunion among Anderson, Focus Features, and Indian Paintbrush productions following 2012’s Moonrise Kingdom.

asteroid city poster

What is Asteroid City about?

The film takes place in a fictional American desert town circa 1955.

The offical synopsis offers: The itinerary of a Junior Stargazer/Space Cadet convention (organized to bring together students and parents from across the country for fellowship and scholarly competition) is spectacularly disrupted by world-changing events.

Scarlett Johansson in Wes Anderson's Asteroid City
Scarlett Johansson

Who stars in Asteroid City?

The much-anticipated film stars Jason Schwartzman, Scarlett Johansson, and Tom Hanks.

The stacked cast also includes stars such as Jeffrey Wright, Tilda Swinton, Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Adrien Brody, Liev Schreiber, Hope Davis, Stephen Park, Rupert Friend, Maya Hawke, Steve Carell, Matt Dillon, Hong Chau, Willem Dafoe, Margot Robbie, Tony Revolori, Jake Ryan, and Jeff Goldblum.

Asteroid City premieres in theaters on June 16, 2023.

Watch the trailer:

 Jake Ryan, Jason Schwartzman and Tom Hanks in Wes Anderson's Asteroid City
(L to R) Jake Ryan, Jason Schwartzman and Tom Hanks
Steve Carell in Wes Anderson's Asteroid City
Steve Carell
Fisher Stevens, Jeffrey Wright, Tony Revolori, and Bob Balaban in director Wes Anderson's Asteroid City
(L to R) Fisher Stevens, Jeffrey Wright, Tony Revolori, and Bob Balaban in director Wes Anderson’s Asteroid City