24 MAR 2021

HBO TO LAUNCH A NEW DRAMA SERIES, "THE NEVERS"

The show's first season is executive produced by Joss Whedon, Bernadette Caulfield, Ilene S. Landress, Doug Petrie, Jane Espenson, and Philippa Goslett.

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HBO drama series "The Nevers" debuts part one of its first season with six episodes beginning on Sunday, April 11. Part two's six episodes will follow at a later date, to be announced. The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO GO. The show will also debut on May 17 with all episodes of part one available on Sky Atlantic and streaming service NOW.

The series is located in August 1896. Victorian London is rocked to its foundations by a supernatural event that gives certain people - mostly women - abnormal abilities, from the wondrous to the disturbing. But no matter their particular “turns,” all who belong to this new underclass are in grave danger. It falls to mysterious, quick-fisted widow Amalia True (Laura Donnelly) and brilliant young inventor Penance Adair (Ann Skelly) to protect and shelter these gifted “orphans.” To do so, they will have to face the brutal forces determined to annihilate their kind.

The ensemble cast also includes Olivia Williams, James Norton, Tom Riley, Rochelle Neil, Eleanor Tomlinson, Amy Manson, Pip Torrens, Denis O'Hare, Zackary Momoh, Elizabeth Berrington, Kiran Sawar, Anna Devlin, Viola Prettejohn, Ella Smith, Nick Frost, and Ben Chaplin.

"The Nevers" first season is executive produced by Joss Whedon, Bernadette Caulfield, Ilene S. Landress, Doug Petrie, Jane Espenson, and Philippa Goslett. Daniel S. Kaminsky co-executive produces.

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