Have you ever had dreams of Mahershala Ali, Idris Elba, or one of your favorite celebrities talking you to sleep? Well, HBO Max is making that a reality.
The 10-episode series called, A World of Calm, “combines mesmeric imagery with narration by A-list stars” to help soothe its audience.
This marks the streaming platforms first venture in the health and wellness space. A World of Calm is in collaboration with popular sleep apps, Calm and Nutopia.
The 30-minute episodes would feature a relaxing story designed to alter the listener’s mood. The aim is to “transport the viewer into tranquility through scientifically-engineered narratives, enchanting music and astounding footage, to naturally calm your body and soothe the mind.”
The star-studded narration line up also includes Ali, Elba, Keanu Reeves, Oscar Isaac, Zoë Kravitz, Lucy Liu, and Cillian Murphy.
“With the considerable amount of stress and chaos we are all experiencing at this particularly challenging time, we could all use a bit of guided relaxation and ‘A World of Calm’ is here to help,” said Jennifer O’Connell, executive vice president of non-fiction and kids programming for HBO Max. “With soothing imagery and tranquil narration, this is one HBO Max original that we hope becomes part of your daily routine.”