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Underground 

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With the country on the brink of Civil War, the struggle for freedom is more dangerous than ever. Underground follows the story of American heroes and their moving journey to freedom.
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Jurnee Smollett ...  Rosalee 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Aldis Hodge ...  Noah 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Jessica De Gouw ...  Elizabeth 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Alano Miller ...  Cato 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Christopher Meloni ...  August Pullman 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Amirah Vann ...  Ernestine 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Reed Diamond ...  Tom Macon 10 episodes, 2016
Michelle Elaine ...  Corra / ... 10 episodes, 2016-2017
Maceo Smedley ...  James 10 episodes, 2016-2017
Marc Blucas ...  John Hawkes 9 episodes, 2016-2017
Brady Permenter ...  Ben Pullman 9 episodes, 2016
Darielle Dorsey ...  Boo 9 episodes, 2016-2017
Bokeem Woodbine ...  Daniel 8 episodes, 2017
Johnny Ray Gill ...  Sam 8 episodes, 2016-2017
P.J. Marshall ...  Bill Meekes 8 episodes, 2016-2017
Renwick D. Scott II ...  Henry 9 episodes, 2016
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With the country on the brink of Civil War, the struggle for freedom is more dangerous than ever. Underground tells the story of American heroes and their harrowing journey to freedom, with legendary Harriet Tubman blazing the trail. Written by WGN America

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5 April 2016 | by denineloSee all my reviews

This show is a must see, the acting the storyline the music is all 10s across the board. This is not your typical slave TV show. It shows the strength and the courage that both the slaves had and those that helped along the railroad. The show makes you rally for the slaves and leaves you on the edge of your seat when you think they may get caught. It shows how intelligent the slaves had to be to run and find ways to communicate with each other without writing or having the current forms of communication. The only downside I have seen with this show is that there are only 10 episodes although for a first season that is good but I would have liked there to be at least 15 or more. I truly hope it gets picked up for a second season.


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