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The Uncanny 

In 1981, Mia makes a decision that changes the course of her entire life.

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Nzingha Stewart

Writers:

Celeste Ng (based upon the book by), Liz Tigelaar (developed for television by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
AnnaSophia Robb ... Young Elena
Tiffany Boone ... Young Mia
Anika Noni Rose ... Pauline Hawthorne
Sarita Choudhury ... Anita Rees
Jesse Williams ... Joe Ryan
Nicole Beharie ... Madeline Ryan
Luke Bracey ... Jamie Caplan
Matthew Barnes ... Young Bill
Obba Babatundé ... George Wright
Melanie Nicholls-King ... Regina Wright
Alona Tal ... Young Linda
Andy Favreau ... Young Mark
Aubrey Joseph ... Warren Wright
Jessica Tuck ... Caroline Ellis
Lexi Underwood ... Pearl Warren
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In 1981, Mia makes a decision that changes the course of her entire life.

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Drama

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Reese Witherspoon does not appear in this episode. See more »

Goofs

As Mia and Pearl are driving through the Ohio countryside on their way to Shaker Heights near the end of the episode, at minute 55:00 the landscape suddenly changes for a few seconds to a typical tree-lined "Allée" in north-eastern Germany, easily recognizable by the distinctive marker posts placed at intervals of 50m on German roads to indicate the edges of the pavement and help drivers judge their speed. See more »

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It's Nasty (Genius of Love)
Written by Adrian Belew, Chris Frantz, Steven Stanley, Tina Weymouth
Performed by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
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Tiffany Boone.. you're awesome
11 April 2020 | by megeubsSee all my reviews

I don't particularly care for the way this show was adapted from the book, and I also don't typically write reviews, but I was just STUNNED by how well Tiffany Boone portrayed Kerry Washington down to the way her freaking lips moved!! It was so good. That's all I have to say.


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8 April 2020 (USA) See more »

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