Watch John Legend, Raphael Saadiq and Laura Karpman Make Music for ‘Underground’
WGN America released the official key art poster and new musical featurette for highly anticipated escape series .Underground. Series executive producer and Academy Award®-winner music superstar, John Legend, music composer Raphael Saadiq and multi-Emmy Award winner Laura Karpman take viewers behind-the-scenes in a new featurette titled, “The Music of Underground.” Check out the new video and key art featuring Jurnee Smollett-Bell as Rosalee and Aldis Hodge as Noah below.
Underground premieres March 9th on WGN America.
In WGN America’s “Underground,” a courageous blacksmith Noah (Aldis Hodge) covertly organizes a small group of his fellow slaves and pieces together a daring plan of escape across hundreds of miles to freedom. The odds of success are razor-thin for those who make it off the plantation, while the risks, dangers and obstacles multiply each step of the way.
“Underground” features an acclaimed cast, including Jurnee Smollett-Bell (“True Blood,” “Friday Night Lights”), Aldis Hodge (“Straight Outta Compton”), Christopher Meloni (“Sin City: A Dame to Kill For”), Alano Miller (“Jane The Virgin”), Jessica de Gouw (“Arrow,” “Dracula”), Marc Blucas (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”), Adina Porter (“The 100”), Mykelti Williamson (“Justified,” “24”), Amirah Vann (“Girls,” “And So It Goes”), Johnny Ray Gill (“Rectify”), Chris Chalk (“Gotham”), Reed Diamond (“Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”), Theodus Crane (“The Walking Dead”), Renwick Scott (“Treme”) and Jussie Smollett (“Empire”).See the official key art and video below.
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