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The Lottery 

Set in a world destined for extinction as women have stopped having children. When remarkably 100 embryos are successfully fertilized, a national lottery is held to decide the surrogates.
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Series cast summary:
Marley Shelton ...  Dr. Alison Lennon 10 episodes, 2014
Michael Graziadei ...  Kyle Walker 10 episodes, 2014
Athena Karkanis ...  Vanessa Keller 10 episodes, 2014
David Alpay ...  James / ... 10 episodes, 2014
Shelley Conn ...  Gabrielle / ... 10 episodes, 2014
Yul Vazquez ...  President Westwood / ... 10 episodes, 2014
Martin Donovan ...  Darius Hayes 10 episodes, 2014
Jesse Filkow ...  Elvis Walker 8 episodes, 2014
Rex Linn ...  Chairman of the Joint Chiefs / ... 6 episodes, 2014
Karissa Lee Staples ...  Perry Sommers 6 episodes, 2014
Arturo Del Puerto ...  Member of the MayTwo's 5 episodes, 2014
Paul Cassell ...  Jack Kerr 5 episodes, 2014
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Set in a world destined for extinction as women have stopped having children. When remarkably 100 embryos are successfully fertilized, a national lottery is held to decide the surrogates.

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The building which is said to be housing the Lottery candidates is actually the Olympic Stadium built for the 1976 Olympic Games located near downtown Montreal, Quebec. See more »

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A Loteria
1 August 2014 | by miltonflahSee all my reviews

Very different book, this series begins with a scientist trying to find a solution that seems to be the world's population, or American, the global problem of infertility already scared, but the the scientist is not even there, she tries to look for a cure unhappiness of not having a family and not good memories of the past, she want to fertilize eggs so she can build her family based on science and knowledge. it can fertilize, but the other influential people who also want this treasure, and nothing happens as she imagine.No the background to a parent looking to get your child and have a normal life, however the government appears to have plans for the population that was born in the epoch of infertility mundial.O fate of father and scientist will cross, to discover what is behind this great mystery.


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