The Good Lord Bird
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This is running on Showtime over 7 weeks starting Oct 4, 2020, and Crave will be showing it at the same time here in Canada.


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SHOW INFO

Status: Limited Run

Premiere: October 4, 2020
End Date: November 15, 2020

Category: Drama
Genres: Drama


 


REVIEWS

84

  • 100% 100%

  • 69% 69%
  • 84% 84%
The Good Lord Bird

This is running on Showtime over 7 weeks starting Oct 4, 2020, and Crave will be showing it at the same time here in Canada.


Access Method: Subscription

 

PLATFORMS SUPPORTED



SHOW INFO

Status: Limited Run

Premiere: October 4, 2020
End Date: November 15, 2020

Category: Drama
Genres: Drama



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REVIEWS

84*

  • 100% 100%
  • 69% 69%
  • 84% 84%

*This is the show’s PeakTV score. It is an average of this show’s Metacritic, IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes ratings.

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SUMMARY

A young slave named Onion (Joshua Johnson-Lionel) becomes a part of John Brown’s (Ethan Hawke) family, interacting with other abolitionists like Frederick Douglass (Daveed Diggs) and eventually the 1859 raid of the Army depot at Harpers Ferry in this limited series adaptation of James McBride’s novel of the same name.

RELATED NEWS

 
How Accurate Was ‘The Good Lord Bird’? 
How Accurate Was ‘The Good Lord Bird’? 

Here’s everything you need to know about John Brown’s actual raid at Harpers Ferry, dramatized in Sunday’s series finale of the Showtime historical drama.

November 16, 2020  NY Times 
November 16, 2020  NY Times 
‘The Good Lord Bird’ Is Good TV. But Mix Art and Slavery at Your Peril. 
‘The Good Lord Bird’ Is Good TV. But Mix Art and Slavery at Your Peril. 

Filmmakers and novelists have spent centuries depicting America’s gravest sins. Now Ethan Hawke is among them.

October 6, 2020  NY Times 
October 6, 2020  NY Times 

SUMMARY

A young slave named Onion (Joshua Johnson-Lionel) becomes a part of John Brown’s (Ethan Hawke) family, interacting with other abolitionists like Frederick Douglass (Daveed Diggs) and eventually the 1859 raid of the Army depot at Harpers Ferry in this limited series adaptation of James McBride’s novel of the same name.

 

RELATED NEWS

 

 
How Accurate Was ‘The Good Lord Bird’? 
How Accurate Was ‘The Good Lord Bird’? 

Here’s everything you need to know about John Brown’s actual raid at Harpers Ferry, dramatized in Sunday’s series finale of the Showtime historical drama.

November 16, 2020  NY Times 
November 16, 2020  NY Times 
‘The Good Lord Bird’ Is Good TV. But Mix Art and Slavery at Your Peril. 
‘The Good Lord Bird’ Is Good TV. But Mix Art and Slavery at Your Peril. 

Filmmakers and novelists have spent centuries depicting America’s gravest sins. Now Ethan Hawke is among them.

October 6, 2020  NY Times 
October 6, 2020  NY Times 

This show page was last updated October 8, 2020 4:50 pm

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