Release Date: 12/13/22; FX/Hulu (Series Premiere)
Director(s): Alonso Alvarez, Janicza Bravo.
Studio(s): FX Productions, Protozoa Pictures, Disney+, FX Network, Hulu
Cast: Mallori Johnson (Dana James), Micah Stock (Kevin Franklin0, Ryan Kwanten (Thomas Weylin), Gayle Rankin (Margaret Weylin), Austin Smith (Luke), David Alexander Kaplan (Rufus Weylin).
Story: The series centers on Dana James, an aspiring writer who has uprooted her life of familial obligation and relocated to Los Angeles, ready to claim a future that, for once, feels all her own. But, before she can settle into her new home, she finds herself being violently pulled back and forth in time. She emerges on a 19-century plantation, a place remarkably & intimately linked with Dana and her family. An interracial romance threads through Dana’s past and present, and the clock is ticking as she struggles to confront secrets she never knew ran through her blood. Adapted from Octavia E. Butler’s celebrated, critically acclaimed novel of the same name. Source: firstshowing.net.