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LOVECRAFT COUNTRY
Air Date: Sunday, August 16, 2020
Time Slot: 9:00 PM-10:08 PM EST on HBO
Episode Title: (#01/101-68) "Sundown"
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Season 1, Episode 1: "Sundown"

Debut Date: SUNDAY, AUGUST 16 (9:00-10:08 p.m. ET/PT)

Veteran and pulp-fiction aficionado Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) travels from the Jim Crow South to his South Side of Chicago hometown in search of his missing father Montrose (Michael Kenneth Williams). After recruiting his uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) and childhood friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett) to join him, the trio sets out for "Ardham," MA, where they think Montrose may have gone looking for insight into Atticus' late mother's ancestry. As they journey across the Midwest, Tic, Leti, and George encounter dangers lurking at every turn, especially after sundown.

Teleplay by Misha Green; directed by Yann Demange.

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LOVECRAFT COUNTRY (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
8/16/20 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (fall 2020)
TIME SLOT:
sundays from 9:00 PM-10:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (10 episodes)
VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO Max's web site, August 2020) A search for a missing father turns into an otherworldly trip. Based on Matt Ruff's novel, this series follows Korean war vet Atticus Freeman, his friend Letitia and his Uncle George on a journey across 1950s Jim Crow America. What follows is a struggle to survive against the racist terrors of white America and the terrifying monsters ripped from an H.P. Lovecraft paperback.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Abbey Lee as Christina Braithwhite
· Aunjanue Ellis as Hippolyta Black
· Courtney B. Vance as George Black
· Erica Tazel as Dora Freeman
· Jamie Chung as Ji-Ah
· Jamie Neumann as Hillary
· Jonathan Majors as Atticus Black
· Jordan Patrick Smith as William
· Jurnee Smollett-Bell as Letitia "Leti" Dandridge
· Mac Brandt as Lancaster
· Michael K. Williams as Montrose Freeman
· Tony Goldwyn as Samuel Braithwhite
· Wunmi Mosaku as Rudy Dandridge
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Elizabeth Debicki as Christina Braithwhite (Originally Cast)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Ben Stephenson as EP
· Daniel Sackheim as EP
· J.J. Abrams as EP
· Jordan Peele as EP
· Matt Ruff as BOOK
· Misha Green as CRTR/EP
· Yann Demange as EP/DIR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Bad Robot Productions
· Monkeypaw Productions
· Warner Bros. Television