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New Trailer for HBO’s Gunpowder Released Starring Kit Harington

November 18, 2017 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris

HBO has released a new trailer for the upcoming HBO TV miniseries, Gunpowder, which stars Game of Thrones star Kit Harington as Guy Fawkes. You can check out the new trailer in the player below.

The new show follows British activist Guy Fawkes, who along with a group of provincial English Catholics seeks to blow up the House of Lords and kill King James I in the early 17th century of England.

The upcoming TV event premieres on HBO on December 18 at 10:00 pm EST. Here’s an official synopsis for the TV miniseries:

“The 17th century thriller delves into the history behind the plot evolution, the selection of the team to carry it out, the gathering of the resources, and the obstacles they came up against. At the same time a deadly cat and mouse game is played out with [King James I’s spymaster Chief Robert] Cecil’s [Mark Gatiss] ruthless spy network.”