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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-Bell ...  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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Makes me proud
2 May 2016 | by trustnoneverSee all my reviews

Although there are things about the show that are hard to watch, I recommend this show to all races, colors, and creeds. But because I am black, I implore other black people to take notice of this show. Yes, the black people of the show are slaves, but the characters and the writing make me proud of where we came from (in this country). They show the skills, craftsmanship, and innovation that black people have always possessed. They also show the compassion that some white people had toward the plight of slaves. What I like most about the show is how it makes me feel about black people. Looking at the news today, it's getting harder and harder to imagine that we were once a great people. Books can be and are written on the how, why, where, when, and what state black people are in today, but for an hour I get to imagine an uprising of "NO MORE!" and watch respectable black characters---and that is rarely seen on TV. Keep up the good work and congratulations on being picked up for next season!!


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