Genre: Action / Science-Fiction / Drama / Fantasy.
Duration: 60 minutes.
Music: Mark Isham.
Photography: Seamus McGarvey, Ben Smithard…
Production: Joss Whedon, Jane Espenson, Philippa Goslett…
Screenplay: Joss Whedon, Jane Espenson…
Direction: Joss Whedon, David Semel…
Cast: Laura Donnelly, Ann Skelly, Anna Devlin, Eleanor Tomlinson, Olivia Williams , Ben Chaplin, Brett Curtis, Elizabeth Berrington, Tom Riley, Nick Frost.
In Victorian times, a group of people achieve extraordinary abilities after the appearance of a spaceship in the British sky.
Those skills will be used to try to change society.
Series created by Joss Whedon ( “Buffy, The Vampire Slayer” ).
Whedon did not finish the series, as he left production in the middle of it after being accused of workplace harassment.
He was replaced by Philippa Goslett.
It has some steampunk traces .
One of its main characters is played by Laura Donnelly, an Irish actress previously seen in film (the horror movie “Dread” or the biopic “Tolkien”) or on television (the series “Britannia” and “Outlander” ).
The series was shot in England (London, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey…) and Ireland (Dublin).
If you like this series, try “Penny Dreadful” (2014-2016), “Carnival Row” (2019), “Los Irregulares” (2021) , “Sombra y Hueso” (2021) …