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A group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally, and must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world's order.
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Series cast summary:
Doona Bae ...  Sun Bak 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Jamie Clayton ...  Nomi Marks 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Tina Desai ...  Kala Dandekar 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Tuppence Middleton ...  Riley Blue 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Max Riemelt ...  Wolfgang Bogdanow 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Miguel Ángel Silvestre ...  Lito Rodriguez 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Brian J. Smith ...  Will Gorski 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Freema Agyeman ...  Amanita Caplan 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Daryl Hannah ...  Angelica Turing 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Alfonso Herrera ...  Hernando / ... 20 episodes, 2015-2018
Terrence Mann ...  Whispers / ... 19 episodes, 2015-2018
Eréndira Ibarra ...  Daniela / ... 19 episodes, 2015-2018
Naveen Andrews ...  Jonas Maliki 18 episodes, 2015-2018
Purab Kohli ...  Rajan Rasal 18 episodes, 2015-2018
Max Mauff ...  Felix Berner / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Paul Ogola ...  Jela 15 episodes, 2015-2018
Chichi Seii ...  Shiro 15 episodes, 2015-2018
Michael X. Sommers ...  Bug 13 episodes, 2015-2018
Aml Ameen ...  Capheus Onyango / ... 12 episodes, 2015
Toby Onwumere ...  Capheus / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2018
Anupam Kher ...  Sanyam Dandekar 11 episodes, 2015-2017
Ness Bautista ...  Diego Morales / ... 11 episodes, 2015-2018
Peter King Nzioki Peter King Nzioki ...  Silas Kabaka 10 episodes, 2015-2018
Natasha Rastogi Natasha Rastogi ...  Priya Dandekar 10 episodes, 2015-2017
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Storyline

Sense8 tells the story of eight strangers: Will (Smith), Riley (Middleton), Capheus (Ameen), Sun (Bae), Lito (Silvestre), Kala (Desai), Wolfgang (Riemelt), and Nomi (Clayton). Each individual is from a different culture and part of the world. In the aftermath of a tragic death they all experience through what they perceive as dreams or visions, they suddenly find themselves growing mentally and emotionally connected. While trying to figure how and why this connection happened and what it means, a mysterious man named Jonas tries to help the eight. Meanwhile, another stranger called Whispers attempts to hunt them down, using the same sensate power to gain full access to a sensate's mind (thoughts/sight) after looking into their eyes. Each episode reflects the views of the characters interacting with each other while delving deeper into their backgrounds and what sets them apart and brings them together with the others. Written by Soumik Ghosh

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8 ordinary people. 1 extraordinary story. (Series finale) See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 June 2015 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.78 : 1
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The main writer (Joe Michael Straczynski) was the Showrunner/creator and main writer for Babylon 5. See more »

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Would make a good movie...
29 August 2017 | by max_baker-55418See all my reviews

...if you took all three seasons and cut the soap out of it. There's an enormous amount of filler that some reviewers called "character development" which should never have made it past the cutting room floor. Good writing can develop a character it 5-10 pages of script, which translates to about the same number of minutes in a production. The opening credits are far too long as well. Give me a title, the main actors, a producer, a director, and slap them altogether within a 30-second jingle, and you've already saved a minute and a half of film in every episode. If all this wasn't true, then most of our greatest movies going back 100 years would have been horribly long and drawn out like this show. Good science fiction will raise the hairs on the back of your neck. This show never does. I won't rate it as awful (1), because the actors are good at playing their parts. It's just that the overall production was sadly lacking in pace. At best, the usable content would make a decent 1-1/2-hour movie, or a 2 to 4 hour mini-series. Sort of what I've come to expect from the Netflix cookie cutter factory though. About every five minutes another piece of crap comes out masking as good sci-fi. If you wanted to, you could probably use one actor for the entire collection of their Marvel shows alone. That's how unremarkable they all are. They're like cloned sheep. Iron Fist, Flash, Daredevil, Jesica Jones, Luke Cage, Arrow, Etcetra Men, Ad Infinitum Woman.


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