Kumail Nanjiani in The Twilight Zone Kumail Nanjiani as Samir Wassan and Amara Karan as Rena Pradhan in "The Twilight Zone," which premieres April 1 on CBS All Access. (Image credit: Robert Falconer/CBS)

Since its launch, the driving force behind CBS All Access has easily been Star Trek: Discovery. It's certainly not the only original show that appears exclusively on the streaming arm of CBS, but it's by far been the biggest, spurring many a free trial. (OK, that little sporting event called the Super Bowl helped a bit, too.)

That might well change on April 1 when Jordan Peele's reboot of The Twilight Zone makes its debut on CBS All Access. It's been some 60 years since the original aired (yes, in black and white). And while a good many of us missed out on the original series over the years, there's practically zero chance you've gone through life without hearing that telltale "do-do-do-do" theme. (Second to only, perhaps, Jaws in its ability to send a chill up your spine.)

The show has some serious star power behind it, starting with Peele. He's fresh off his latest thriller, Us, and in all likelihood is still glowing a bit from his Oscar win for Get Out. (Plus, ya know, Key and Peele was one hell of a show, too.) He's one of the executive producers and will serve as the all-important narrator.

We'll get two episodes when the anthology lands April 1.

Kumail Nanjiani — you know him from HBO's Silicon Valley, of course, as well as from the excellent Amazon film The Big Sick — takes the lead in The Comedian. Tracy Morgan co-stars in what very much looks like a deal with the devil.

And Adam Scott (from The Good Place, Parks and Recreation and a ridiculous number of other things) stars in the remake of the classic Nightmare at 30,000 Feet. It's an interesting mix of new and old (you'll spot the AirPods), and probably still something you might not watch to watch on an airplane.

Your call, though.

In addition to Peele, Nanjiani and Scott, The Twilight Zone will star Ike Barinholtz, Zazie Beetz, John Cho, Taissa Farmiga, Betty Gabriel, Ginnifer Goodwin, Greg Kinnear, Luke Kirby, Sanaa Lathan, Seth Rogen, Rhea Seehorn, Alison Tolman, Jacob Tremblay, Jessica Williams, DeWanda Wise, Steven Yeun, and Chris O'Dowd.

After the April 1 premiere, you can catch new episodes of The Twilight Zone on Thursdays, starting April 11.

CBS All Access costs $5.99 a month with commercials, or $9.99 a month if you want to get rid of the adverts. (Most of them, anyway.) There's also a 15 percent discount if you pay annually.

And CBS All Access comes with a free one-week trial, so you don't actually have to pay a dime to watch the first two eps of the new Twilight Zone.

Just don't watch alone.

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