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Set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same name, while attempting to break new ground of its own.


Damon Lindelof
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Series cast summary:
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II ...  Cal Abar 9 episodes, 2019
Frances Fisher ...  Jane Crawford 9 episodes, 2019
Louis Gossett Jr. ...  Will Reeves 9 episodes, 2019
Andrew Howard ...  Red Scare 9 episodes, 2019
Jeremy Irons ...  Adrian Veidt / ... 9 episodes, 2019
Don Johnson ...  Judd Crawford 9 episodes, 2019
Regina King ...  Angela Abar 9 episodes, 2019
Jacob Ming-Trent ...  Panda 9 episodes, 2019
Tom Mison ...  Marcos Maez / ... 9 episodes, 2019
Tim Blake Nelson ...  Looking Glass 9 episodes, 2019
Dylan Schombing ...  Topher Abar 9 episodes, 2019
Sara Vickers ...  Erika Manson / ... 9 episodes, 2019
Christie Amery Christie Amery ...  Ms. Crookshanks 8 episodes, 2019
Hong Chau ...  Lady Trieu 8 episodes, 2019
Adelaide Clemens 8 episodes, 2019
Edward Crook ...  Mr. Phillips 8 episodes, 2019
Jean Smart ...  Laurie Blake / ... 8 episodes, 2019
James Wolk ...  Senator Keane 8 episodes, 2019
Adelynn Spoon ...  Emma Abar 7 episodes, 2019
Lily Rose Smith ...  Rosie 6 episodes, 2019
Danny Boyd Jr. ...  Young Boy 5 episodes, 2019
Jolie Hoang-Rappaport ...  Bian 4 episodes, 2019
Dustin Ingram ...  Agent Petey 3 episodes, 2019
Nicholas Logan ...  7th Kalvary Spokesman 3 episodes, 2019
Matthew Byrge ...  DC Police Officer 2 episodes, 2019
Alexis Louder ...  Ruth Williams 2 episodes, 2019
David Michael-Smith David Michael-Smith ...  Backwoods Dad / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Morris Owens Jr. Morris Owens Jr. ...  Rioter 2 episodes, 2019
Damon Vance ...  Mothman 2 episodes, 2019


Set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel of the same name, while attempting to break new ground of its own.

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