Peele is best known to TV audiences as half of the Comedy Central sketch duo Key & Peele, but he has significant horror cred now, too, thanks to writing and directing last year's hit film Get Out, which won Peele an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.
However, the opening credits narration from the original ultimately morphs from Serling's voice to Peele's, confirming that he will serve as the host as well.
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Peele tweeted a video Thursday featuring his voice alternating with Rod Serling's famous voiceover announcing the viewer's journey into another dimension.
The original Twilight Zone series ran for five seasons from 1959 to 1964, which helped break new ground for the sci-fi genre and helped pave the way for other shows like Star Trek and much more.
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"The realization, for me, was that it was an opportunity to attempt to continue with Serling's mission", Peele said at the time. "If we approach it without ego and sort of bow to Serling, that will hopefully suffice for our fellow Twilight Zone fans but also bring back a show that I think is needed right now". With Get Out, Peele announced himself as a storyteller who could deftly blend horror and social commentary - something The Twilight Zone did perfectly in its original incarnation.