The Underground Railroad (2021)
Digital Premiere Date2021-05-14
Barry JenkinsProducer(s) :
Jamie Feldman, Dede Gardner, Richard Heus, Jacqueline Hoyt, Barry Jenkins, Jeremy Kleiner, Lindsey Molnar, Sara Murphy, Shawn Petersen, Brad Pitt, Adele Romanski
Thuso Mbedu, Chase W. Dillon, Aaron Pierre, Joel Edgerton, Owen Harn
Cinematographer (DoP) :
James LaxtonMusic Director :
Production House :
Amazon Studios, Big Indie Pictures, PASTEL, Plan B Entertainment
The Underground Railroad is an upcoming American historical fiction drama web television limited series based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by Colson Whitehead. From Academy Award winner Barry Jenkins, "The Underground Railroad" chronicles Cora Randall’s desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. After escaping a Georgia plantation for the rumoured Underground Railroad, Cora discovers no mere metaphor, but an actual railroad beneath the Southern soil.
The Underground Railroad is set to premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Video on May 14.