HBO’s Raised by Wolves is an original and visually stunning science-fiction series set on a recently discovered exoplanet. It has echoes of Prometheus, Alien and Dune, says Emily Wilson
Raised by Wolves
This review contains zero spoilers other than the basic premise and setting.
THE blockbuster new science-fiction series from HBO Max, Raised by Wolves, is set on a real exoplanet: Kepler-22b.
Discovered in 2011 by the Kepler Space Telescope, Kepler-22b was the first exoplanet to be found in the habitable zone of its star. In reality, we don’t know much about what it would be like to stand – or perhaps swim or float – on whatever this world …