Tuesday, March 23, 2021

HBO Announces Premiere Date for New Drama 'The Nevers' Starring Laura Donnelly

HBO has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming first season of the original drama series The Nevers starring Laura Donnelly.

The first six episodes of the drama's first season will begin on Sunday, April 11 at 9/8c. The remaining six episodes of the season will debut later this year.

August, 1896. Victorian London is rocked to its foundations by a supernatural event which gives certain people - mostly women - abnormal abilities, from the wondrous to the disturbing. But no matter their particular "turns," all who belong to this new underclass are in grave danger. It falls to mysterious, quick-fisted widow Amalia True (Donnelly) and brilliant young inventor Penance Adair to protect and shelter these gifted "orphans." To do so, they will have to face the brutal forces determined to annihilate their kind.

The drama also stars Ann Skelly, Olivia Williams, James Norton, Tom Riley, Pip Torrens, Ben Chaplin, Denis O'Hare, Amy Manson, Rochelle Neil, Zackary Momoh, Eleanor Tomlinson, Elizabeth Berrington, Anna Devlin, Kiran Sonia Sawar, Viola Prettejohn, Ella Smith, Vinnie Heaven and Nick Frost.

Joss Whedon, Jane Espenson and Doug Petrie created the drama, with Philippa Goslett serving as showrunner. They executive produce with Bernadette Caulfield and Ilene S. Landress.