The cast of WGN America’s hit series ‘Underground’ is on a promo tour in preparation for the highly anticipated premiere of it’s 2nd season.
I recently had a chance to chat with Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Amirah Vann and 2nd season newcomer Aisha Hines (who portrays Harriet Tubman in season 2) during their visit to Clark Atlanta University, where they played host to a ‘clips and conversation’ discussion.
Guests were treated to never before seen clips from the 2nd season premiere episode, as well as a panel discussion from the cast that was moderated by Dr. Danel Black, CAU Professor of African American Studies.
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The first season of WGN America’s Underground wrapped up last night wth bang!
In the final hour of Underground’s freshman season we learned the fates of several of our favorite cast members but we also got a glimpse into what’s to come for season 2.
I can honestly say I never expect a ‘slave drama’ to capture my attention but the writers did an excellent job of drawing viewers into the lives of the characters involved.
In case you missed it, recap the 5 things that were revealed during the Underground season finale below… Continue Reading…
Last night’s episode of WGN America’s Underground was perhaps the most heart wrenching of them all… so far.
Episode 7 of the popular drama is titled ‘Cradle’ and it focuses on how the young were forced to face the harsh realities of slavery.
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