HBO’S new science fiction drama The Nevers premiered on the network on Sunday, April 11.
The series follows the women of the Victorian London era, who find themselves with unusual abilities after a supernatural event.
HBO’s new series The Nevers premiered on April 11Credit: HBO
What is the new HBO show The Nevers about?
Part one of the series kicked off on April 11 on HBO.
The series takes place in August 1896, during the Victorian London time period, the official synopsis for The Nevers reads on HBO’s website.
“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.
Olivia Williams as Lavinia BidlowCredit: HBO
“It falls to mysterious, quick-fisted widow Amalia True and brilliant young inventor Penance Adair to protect and shelter these gifted ‘orphans.’,” HBO adds.
“To do so, they will have to face the brutal forces determined to annihilate their kind.”
The Nevers is described as “an epic science fiction drama about a gang of Victorian women who find themselves with unusual abilities, relentless enemies, and a mission that might change the world.”
Who is in the cast of The Nevers?
Laura Donnelly star in the female-led show, with her role as Amalia True: One of The Touched.
The cast of The Nevers includes:
- Olivia Williams as Lavinia Bidlow
- James Norton as Hugo Swan
- Tom Riley as Augustus “Augie” Bidlow
- Pip Torrens as Lord Massen
Laura Donnelly star in the female-led show, with her role as Amalia TrueCredit: HBO
- Ben Chaplin as Detective Frank Mundi
- Denis O’Hare as Dr. Edmund Hague
- Amy Manson as Maladie
- Zackary Momoh as Doctor Horatio Cousens
- Anna Devlin as Penance Adair; Amalia’s best friend
How can I watch The Nevers?
The Never is streaming exclusively on HBO, and in order to watch the new series you must sign up to the streaming services monthly plan.
Amy Manson as MaladieCredit: HBO
HBO Max starts at $14.99 a month, which includes HBO’s original series, as well as shows such as Friends, DC movies, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network and much more.
Episode two of The Nevers will begin streaming April 18 on HBO.