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Z: The Beginning of Everything 

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Z is a biography series based on the life of Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, the brilliant, beautiful and talented Southern Belle who becomes the original flapper and icon of the wild, flamboyant ... See full summary »
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2017   2015  
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Series cast summary:
Christina Ricci ...  Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald 10 episodes, 2015-2017
David Hoflin ...  F. Scott Fitzgerald 10 episodes, 2015-2017
Kristine Nielsen ...  Minnie Sayre 7 episodes, 2015-2017
David Strathairn ...  Judge Anthony Sayre 5 episodes, 2015-2017
Jim True-Frost ...  Max Perkins 5 episodes, 2017
Corey Cott ...  Townsend Martin 5 episodes, 2017
Christina Bennett Lind ...  Tallulah Bankhead 5 episodes, 2017
Natalie Knepp ...  Eugenia Bankhead 5 episodes, 2017
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Z is a biography series based on the life of Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, the brilliant, beautiful and talented Southern Belle who becomes the original flapper and icon of the wild, flamboyant Jazz Age in the 20s. Starring Christina Ricci (Monster) as Zelda Fitzgerald, Z starts before she meets the unpublished writer F. Scott Fitzgerald (David Hoflin), and moves through their passionate, turbulent love affair and their marriage-made in heaven, lived out in hell as the celebrity couple of their time. The series travels through the wild parties, the wicked jazz, the dissolute artists of the era, as well as the alcoholism, adultery and struggle with dashed dreams and mental illness that characterizes their later years. Written by ZAmazon

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Biography | Drama

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USA

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English

Release Date:

5 November 2015 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Savannah, Georgia, USA

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Scott actually sent Zelda his mother's ring after his book "This side of Paradise" was accepted. See more »


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Performed by Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks
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Unfortunately Disappointed
10 June 2018 | by cnl-87767See all my reviews

I was so looking forward to see Ricci play Zelda Fitzgerald, and was looking forward to watching this series all together because I love this time period and I loved The Great Gatsby, but I was extremely disappointed. The acting, I thought, was excellent and I have nothing to complain about on that part but I found every episode to have absolutely no satisfaction. Each episode seemed to get more and more difficult to watch. I understand this is a story based on the events of a real person and I shouldn't be wishful that they would add too many scenes just for the viewers pleasure. I'll have to research into the life of F.S.F to see how accurate this is because this was painful to watch. I was hoping this would excite me into reading Gatsby again but it's done the opposite. I couldn't happily read it again.


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