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A group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally, and must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world's order.
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Series cast summary:
Doona Bae ...  Sun Bak 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Jamie Clayton ...  Nomi Marks 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Tina Desai ...  Kala Dandekar 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Tuppence Middleton ...  Riley Blue 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Max Riemelt ...  Wolfgang Bogdanow 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Miguel Ángel Silvestre ...  Lito Rodriguez 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Brian J. Smith ...  Will Gorski 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Freema Agyeman ...  Amanita Caplan 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Daryl Hannah ...  Angelica Turing 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Alfonso Herrera ...  Hernando / ... 20 episodes, 2015-2018
Terrence Mann ...  Whispers / ... 19 episodes, 2015-2018
Eréndira Ibarra ...  Daniela / ... 19 episodes, 2015-2018
Naveen Andrews ...  Jonas Maliki 18 episodes, 2015-2018
Purab Kohli ...  Rajan Rasal 18 episodes, 2015-2018
Max Mauff ...  Felix Berner / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Paul Ogola ...  Jela 15 episodes, 2015-2018
Chichi Seii ...  Shiro 15 episodes, 2015-2018
Michael X. Sommers ...  Bug 13 episodes, 2015-2018
Aml Ameen ...  Capheus Onyango / ... 12 episodes, 2015
Toby Onwumere ...  Capheus / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2018
Anupam Kher ...  Sanyam Dandekar 11 episodes, 2015-2017
Ness Bautista ...  Diego Morales / ... 11 episodes, 2015-2018
Peter King Nzioki Peter King Nzioki ...  Silas Kabaka 10 episodes, 2015-2018
Natasha Rastogi Natasha Rastogi ...  Priya Dandekar 10 episodes, 2015-2017
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Sense8 tells the story of eight strangers: Will (Smith), Riley (Middleton), Capheus (Ameen), Sun (Bae), Lito (Silvestre), Kala (Desai), Wolfgang (Riemelt), and Nomi (Clayton). Each individual is from a different culture and part of the world. In the aftermath of a tragic death they all experience through what they perceive as dreams or visions, they suddenly find themselves growing mentally and emotionally connected. While trying to figure how and why this connection happened and what it means, a mysterious man named Jonas tries to help the eight. Meanwhile, another stranger called Whispers attempts to hunt them down, using the same sensate power to gain full access to a sensate's mind (thoughts/sight) after looking into their eyes. Each episode reflects the views of the characters interacting with each other while delving deeper into their backgrounds and what sets them apart and brings them together with the others. Written by Soumik Ghosh

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I am we. (Season 1) See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 June 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sense8 See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.78 : 1
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This marks the second collaboration of Tuppence Middleton and the Wachowskis, the first being Jupiter Ascending. Doona Bae was also in Jupiter Ascending as a bounty hunter hired by Tuppence Middleton's character. Doona Bae also played multiple parts in Cloud Atlas, which makes Sense8 her third collaboration with the Wachowskis. See more »

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Starts okay, ends nowhere! Felt like an LGBT Agenda
28 November 2017 | by nayamamarsheSee all my reviews

Read the Cons and Pros at the end of the review.The show starts off okay, it felt like a thriller. Great direction and okay characters but then it was total nuisance. Some of the characters were funny, I liked that but they tried too hard to make them spiritual leaders. The dialogues are full of cliché and are cringe. Almost everybody in the show is a philosopher of some kind and gives a million worth advice to others when he himself can't do anything in life.

Character development is totally invisible. The plot is actually refreshing but then leads nowhere in the end. All of it felt very rushed and forced. The audience is made to feel like they're smart to understand it but if you liked the show, you probably should watch better shows.

Also, an agenda for LGBT and Anti-Hindu was quite visible. Most episodes felt like some gay - PO**. Many characters didn't even add anything to the story.

Overall, it was a waste of time, at least for me because I've watched so many movies and TV shows that I can't accept is as a watchable show, It's not awful but it gives you a big '0' at the end.

Pros: New Concept Direction Cinematography

Cons: Characters Plot Cringy Dialogues Character Development LGBTQ Agenda Anti-Hindu agenda(I seriously saw no Christian or Muslim being shown as a killer or retard) Making love every time they touch hands.


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