Humans (2015– )
8.2/10
1,234
0 user 9 critic

Episode #1.1 

Laura Hawkins begins to suspect there's something unusual about their family 'Synth' Anita.

Director:

Samuel Donovan (as Sam Donovan)
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ALL

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Gemma Chan ... Anita
Tom Goodman-Hill ... Joe Hawkins
Pixie Davies ... Sophie Hawkins
Theo Stevenson ... Toby Hawkins
Katherine Parkinson ... Laura Hawkins
Lucy Carless ... Mattie Hawkins
Dan Tetsell Dan Tetsell ... Salesman
Manpreet Bachu ... Harun Khan
Emily Berrington ... Niska
Ivanno Jeremiah ... Max
Colin Morgan ... Leo
Sope Dirisu ... Fred
Philip Arditti ... Salim Sadik
William Hurt ... Dr. George Millican
Ellen Thomas ... Lindsay Kiwanuka
Edit

Storyline

In the near future synths - synthetic humans - are robots who resemble people in every way beyond having emotions and are seen as an ideal workforce. Joe Hawkins buys one to help his busy wife Laura with their children and they call her Anita. She is a model of efficiency and little daughter Sophie loves her though the elder girl Matty is jealous of her and soon Laura starts to find her creepy. They are unaware that Anita is one of three synths with the potential to develop human feelings who are being tracked by a man called Leo with his synth Max after they were abducted. One, Niska, is now a sex worker whilst Fred is being examined for his human qualities. Elsewhere elderly widower George Millican seeks to protect Odi, the synth who has become like a son to him after Odi malfunctions in a store and George is ordered to dispose of him. Written by don @ minifie-1

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

TV-14

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 June 2015 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kudos Film and Television See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Colin Morgan (Leo) has worked with both real-life husband and wife, Harry Peacock and Katherine Parkinson in different projects. He worked with Harry in the TV series 'The Living and the Dead', where they played Nathan Appleby and Smith respectively, while in 'Humans' he worked with Katherine and they appear as Leo and Laura Hawkins respectively. See more »

Quotes

Joe Hawkins: [to activate Anita ] Dandelion three. Waterfall two. Hummingbird one. Seashell.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed