The CW has released the pilot for their new conspiracy drama Cult online. The series isn’t set to debut until Tuesday (Feb. 17), but you can watch the first episode right now on Hulu or embedded below.
Cult stars Matt Davis (The Vampire Diaries) as a reporter who finds himself drawn into the intense fandom surrounding a show also called “Cult,” after his brother disappears. He is joined in his investigation by the show’s research assistant (Jessica Lucas). Meanwhile, the show within the show stars Robert Knepper (Prison Break) as Billy Grimm, a charismatic cult leader, and Alona Tal (Supernatural) as Kelly Collins, a former member of his cult, who is now a detective attempting to stop Billy at any cost.
Cult premieres Tuesday, Feb. 17th at 9/8c on The CW.