Westworld, the much-hyped new science fiction thriller from HBO, aired its first episode on October 2nd, and the series premiere is now available to watch for free here, depending on user location.

Westworld is based on the 1973 movie of the same name, which was written and directed by Jurassic Park author Michael CrichtonSir Anthony Hopkins will play the role of Dr. Robert Ford, the creative director of Westworld, and American actress Evan Rachel Wood as Dolores, who has previously featured in TV series such as The West Wing and True Blood, as well as movies such as Thirteen and The Wrestler.

J. J. Abrams, director of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is among the executive producers on the show.

The next episode of Westworld, entitled Chestnut, will air on October 9, 2016.