"Parker Posey (Cafe Society) has joined Netflix's reboot of Lost in Space in a co-starring role. Posey will be playing the iconic Dr. Smith, played by Jonathan Harris in the original and Gary Oldman in the 1998 feature.

The new series is intended to take cues from the original series, and will center on the Robinson family, who are forced to come together in a time of crisis. It has officially been describe as "a survival story for the ages."

The first season will consist of ten episodes, and will air in 2018."