Black Earth Rising (2018 - Present)

Black Earth Rising


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Kate Ashby was raised in Britain by her adoptive mother, Eve, but was born in Rwanda and was rescued as a young child from the genocide. Following in the footsteps of her mother, a respected British prosecutor in international criminal law, Kate works as a legal investigator for Michael Ennis. When Eve takes on a case prosecuting an African militia leader in the International Criminal Court, Michael and Kate are drawn in and their lives are turned upside-down. The series takes place in the U.K., the U.S., Europe, and Africa, and delves into challenging issues including race, justice, personal integrity and self-determination, on a global scale.

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John Goodman
Michael Ennis
Michaela Coel
Kate Ashby
Tyrone Huggins
Patrice Ganimana
Lucian Msamati
David Runihura
Danny Sapani
General Simon Nyamoya
Harriet Walter
Eve Ashby
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TV Network: BBC
Premiere Date: Sep 10, 2018
Genre: Drama
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