First Official Trailer for "Elysium" Starring Matt Damon has Arrived: Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday April 10, 2013 9:10 AM GMT

Drumming up excitement for its late summer debut, TriStar Pictures released the first trailer for "Elysium" on Tuesday afternoon (April 9).

Starring Jodie Foster and Matt Damon, the sci-fi thriller is set in the year 2159, where the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth.

Written and directed by District 9's Neill Blomkamp, "Elysium" is slated to arrive in theaters on August 9.

Check out the first trailer in the player below!