Julia Roberts is a former caseworker forced to revisit her years working with returning soldiers in the mysterious new trailer for Homecoming, the new Amazon drama from the creator of Mr. Robot.
“Homecoming is a safe space for you to process your military experience and think about what comes next,” Roberts’ character says in flashback.
In addition to the tense new preview, Amazon Prime also provided a more detailed synopsis of the series’ plot: “Heidi Bergman (Julia Roberts) is a caseworker at Homecoming, a Geist Group facility helping soldiers transition to civilian life, Years later she has started a new life, living with her mother and working as a waitress, when a Department of Defense auditor questions why she left the Homecoming facility. Heidi quickly realizes that there’s a whole other story behind the story she’s been telling herself.
Homecoming marks Roberts’ first major role on a television series. The series, which also stars Bobby Cannavale, Shea Whigham and Stephan James, premieres November 2nd on Amazon.