Teaser trailer for Eric Idle’s ‘The Entire Universe’ shows physics: the musical

PBS released its official trailer for Eric Idle’s The Entire Universe today. Billed as a musical comedy, the special features the humor of Monty Python;s Idle along with the know-how of renowned physicist Brian Cox – in a musical extravaganza… about science.

Joining Idle are Warwick Davis, Noel Fielding, Hannah Waddington, and Robin Ince.

The show originally appeared on BBC two in the UK on Dec. 26, 2016, and is set to debut in the U.S. during the week of Dec. 22, 2017.