The Good Lord Bird: Meet the Lord Season 1, Ep 1
A young slave living in the Kansas territory in 1856 has a fateful run-in with abolitionist John Brown, who "frees" him, nicknames him "Onion" and welcomes him into his ragtag army. (Showtime, adaptation of 2013 James McBride book) [more inside]
Underground: Whiteface Season 2, Ep 5
It's reunion week! Cato tempts fate, and meets allies old and new; Ernestine takes on a new apprentice and talks about the cycles of violence. Rosalee and Noah reunite and discuss their future, while Elizabeth looks at her own path forward. Oh, and August is back, for real.
Underground: Nok Aaut Season 2, Ep 4
Cato and Noah must face the choices they've made to get where they are, while Elizabeth struggles to find her place in the cause.