Skip Nav
Fill Out Our Oscar Ballot For a Chance to Win $1,000!
A Series of Unfortunate Events
24 Easter Eggs You May Have Missed in Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Dancing with the Stars
Dancing With the Stars: Simone Biles and Mr. T Are Starring on Season 24!

First Look: Sci Fi's Take on "Tin Man"

First Look: Sci Fi's Take on "Tin Man"

This winter, Sci Fi is putting a new spin on The Wizard of Oz. The network's six-hour miniseries, "Tin Man," is a dark reimagining of the classic story set in modern times. Zooey Deschanel plays DG, a girl with a fairly boring life who is suddenly thrust into a magical realm known as the O.Z., filled with odd creatures such as Glitch (Alan Cumming), who's missing half his brain, and Raw (Raoul Trujillo), a wolverine of sorts who longs for courage.

Pop and I got the scoop on "Tin Man" over the summer, but the trailer is finally online for all to see, and I have to say, it looks pretty cool. The special effects are spellbinding even on the tiny YouTube player, and Zooey seems like just the right choice for the shell-shocked DG. I'm planning to give it a look when it airs in December; what about you? To check out the trailer, just

Photo courtesy of NBC

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
WhatTheFrockBlog WhatTheFrockBlog 9 years
Is that Claire from 90210 as the Wicked Witch?
sloanebueller sloanebueller 9 years
It looks interesting and I love Zooey but I can't stand them calling it the OZee!
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
i just don't think this looks good. the acting looks terrible for one. i'm into magic realism and all but this is just boring looking - very bad dialogue!
figurine figurine 9 years
Zooey seems like the perfect actress for this type of role.
tiabia tiabia 9 years
I do too Caterpillar Girl!!! I don't see a problem with having a crush on a gay's pretty similar to crushing on a married Hollywood man...hey, they are both unobtainable!!! :roftl:
CaterpillarGirl CaterpillarGirl 9 years
I have the biggest crush on Alan. I think i have watched "The Anniversary Party" about 10,000 times.
askmetostay askmetostay 9 years
i LOVE her!! this totally might be something the boyfriend would be into....
Nitachequita Nitachequita 9 years
Is that Callum Keith Rennie in a part? It flashes by too fast. Neil! Callum! I'm in!
karempot karempot 9 years
i love zooey
pink_magnetism pink_magnetism 9 years
Might be interesting...I'll check it out when it airs.
JessNess JessNess 9 years
I love Zooey so that will probably draw me in more than anything ele
Static-Chemisty Static-Chemisty 9 years
I always liked the wizard of oz..I can't wait to catch this remake..even if I hate it..
ayanaphil ayanaphil 9 years
I will most definitely be watching!
ALSW ALSW 9 years
Well, The Wizard of Oz fan in me is torn. I hate remakes of it, but at least this seems original enough, so I'll probably check it out.
mamaseacat mamaseacat 9 years
Does Zooey look thinner here? She looked a lot better before!
tiabia tiabia 9 years
This looks really cool, but I HATE the way they refer to OZ as "The 'O' 'Z'"!!! That was a tad annoying and jarringly unnecessary!!
awteena awteena 9 years
a) i love the wizard of oz, b) i will watch anything with zooey in it, and c) alan cumming is fantastic!!!
25 Things You Didn't Know About Alan Cumming
The Tempest Trailer Starring Helen Mirren and Russell Brand
Movie Preview For Boogie Woogie Starring Gillian Anderson, Amanda Seyfried, Stellan Skarsgard, and Heather Graham
Photos of Anne Hathaway, Who's in Talks to Star in Rio With Neil Patrick Harris, at an Event in NYC With Mayor Bloomberg
Red Carpet Photos and Winners At Creative Arts Emmy Awards
Red Carpet Photos From Elegy Premiere in NYC Including Penelope Cruz, Pete Sarsgaard, Gerard Butler, Patricia Clarkson, and More
Leighton Meester At The Versace Menswear Launch At Barneys In New York

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds