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The OA 

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Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her twenties with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.
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Series cast summary:
Brit Marling ...  Prairie Johnson / ... 15 episodes, 2016-2019
Emory Cohen ...  Homer / ... 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Patrick Gibson ...  Steve Winchell 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Jason Isaacs ...  Dr. Hunter Aloysius 'Hap' Percy 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Ian Alexander ...  Buck Vu 13 episodes, 2016-2019
Phyllis Smith ...  Betty Broderick-Allen / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Brendan Meyer ...  Jesse 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Brandon Perea ...  Alfonso 'French' Sosa / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Will Brill ...  Scott Brown 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Sharon Van Etten ...  Rachel 10 episodes, 2016-2019
Scott Wilson ...  Abel Johnson 9 episodes, 2016-2019
Alice Krige ...  Nancy Johnson / ... 9 episodes, 2016-2019
Paz Vega ...  Renata 7 episodes, 2016-2019
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Created and written by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij (The East), this Netflix original delves into the inexplicable reappearance of Prairie Johnson (Marling). Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Johnson returns home, now in her late 20s and with her sight restored. While many believe she is miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.

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Trust the unknown. See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 December 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The OA: Part II See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

When Betty played by Phyllis Smith goes online to search for "The OA", the search engine first displays "The Office". Smith starred in the American version of the popular series "The Office" from 2005 to 2013. See more »

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Prairie Johnson: When I say it out loud it all falls apart
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How is this canceled??
7 September 2019 | by placeskSee all my reviews

I am honestly besides myself about all of this. I watched this a few months ago and ended up deeply enthralled in this storyline and was so confident that there would be a 3rd season. I was honestly so convinced that there would be a 3rd season that I never even considered the fact that it could even be canceled. Needless to say, I was shocked the other day when I heard the news that Netflix decided to cancel The OA. One of the most interesting stories out there and they decide to cancel? And not only was it interesting, but it was also insanely innovative, well done, and likely an actual original concept (never before thought of and/or executed) story that transcended both mind and space? And they decide to cancel?


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