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New Trailer and Poster for Netflix’s Wet Hot American Summer

July 2, 2015 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris

Netflix has released a new trailer and poster image for the upcoming Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp limited, eight-episode series. You can check out the video and poster image below.

The upcoming show is a prequel to the 2001 cult film. It premieres on Netflix on July 31. Here is an official synopsis:

It’s the first day of camp in this outrageous prequel to the hilarious 2001 cult classic movie. And at Camp Firewood, anything can happen. An all-star cast delivers big laughs in this irreverent spoof of summer camp and ’80s teenager movies. We’ve seen the last day of summer in the classic original film, now discover the events that shaped these iconic characters on the first day of Camp Firewood’s season.

Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, and Michael Showalter join together with new characters played by Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig, John Slattery, and more. It’s going to be an unforgettable day of events in Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp!