Syfy has released the first nine minutes of its upcoming dystopian thriller “12 Monkeys,” which premieres Jan. 16 at 9 p.m. on Syfy.

12 Monkeys (2014 TV Series) - “ Premieres: 9pm Friday, January 16 on Syfy. ” 12 Monkeys is a drama based on the 1995 Universal Pictures film directed by Terry Gilliam.