The Exorcist: Season 1 (2016)

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Critic Consensus: The Exorcist doesn't come close to its classic source material, but still boasts a tense narrative that manages some legitimate scares and credible special effects.

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Episodes

1
Air date: Sep 23, 2016
2
Air date: Sep 30, 2016
3
Air date: Oct 7, 2016
4
Air date: Oct 14, 2016
5
Air date: Oct 21, 2016
6
Air date: Nov 4, 2016
7
Air date: Nov 11, 2016
8
Air date: Nov 18, 2016
9
Air date: Dec 9, 2016
10
Air date: Dec 16, 2016

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The horror series is based on the novel of the same name written by Peter Blatty and is a sequel to the movie "The Exorcist." Season 1 features the Rance family, which includes Henry (Alan Ruck), who's recovering from a serious injury, his wife Angela (Geena Davis), who believes there's a demonic presence in their house, and their daughters Katherine (Brianne Howey), who doesn't want to leave her room, and Casey (Hannah Kasulka), who thinks something lives within the walls. Helping the Rances with their possibly supernatural problem are Father Tomas Ortega (Alfonso Herrera), a progressive Catholic priest who runs a small parish in the outskirts of Chicago, and Father Marcus Keane (Ben Daniels), a brash priest from Mexico City who was trained to battle evil since he was a child.

Cast

Geena Davis
as Angela Rance
Alfonso Herrera
as Father Tomas
Ben Daniels
as Father Marcus
Brianne Howey
as Katherine Rance
Hannah Kasulka
as Casey Rance
Kurt Egyiawan
as Brother Bennett
Alan Ruck
as Henry Rance
Giu Carol
as Paloma
David Hewlett
as voice of the demon
Lynn Gerbec
as Lacrosse Coach
Kristen Fitzgerald
as Maria Walters
Keira Naughton
as Cherry Rego
Ken Marks
as Lester Rego
Francis Guinan
as Brother Simon
Torrey Hanson
as Cardinal Guillot
Deanna Dunagan
as Mother Bernadette
James Vincent Meredith
as Superintendent Jaffey
Tim Hopper
as Superintendent Jaffey
Brad Armacost
as Bishop Donald Egan
Tim Hooper
as Superintendent Jaffey
Minita Gandhi
as Reporter
Nate Santana
as Golden Boy
Ceci Fernandez
as Postulant Claire
Bruce Davison
as Pope Sebastian
James Vincent Meredith
as Detective Lawrence
Torrey Hanlon
as Cardinal Guillot
Kelly Owens
as Nurse Fay
Randy Lee
as Handsome Man
Greg Stuhr
as Talk Show Host
Emjoy Gavino
as Dr. Rho
Rosie Moran
as Scandinavian Lady
Tony Manna
as Reporter #2
Sari Sanchez
as Reporter #3
Natalie Clyne
as Singing Nun #1
William Dick
as Father Dennis
Mattie Hawkinson
as Gala Guest #1
Kenn E. Head
as Chicago Sun Reporter
Wendy Matteo
as Parishioner #1
Lane Anthony Flores
as Chattering Man
Shadana Patterson
as Ceci Stamps
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Critic Reviews for The Exorcist Season 1

All Critics (53) | Top Critics (23)

Much anticipated and ferociously well realised.

Dec 16, 2016 | Full Review…

Taking place in the present day, the series is, crucially, not a retelling of the famous Regan case from the Friedkin's film but a new tale, set in the same demon-ridden universe.

Oct 20, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Maybe someday there'll be a place on television for a show about religion helping people to cope with the everyday horrors that can strike at any time, but that show obviously can't be The Exorcist.

Sep 22, 2016 | Full Review…

Evil still lurks in the hearts of children in The Exorcist, a reboot of the classic film that benefits from a sharp cast, including Geena Davis, and a chill that will make even horror veterans reach for an extra blanket.

Sep 22, 2016 | Full Review…

The pilot holds some promise, and then watching children act like profane, satanic monsters is almost always unsettling, even when network standards don't permit certain words.

Sep 22, 2016 | Full Review…

With expectations low, this Exorcist surprises with appealing leads, and - a big bonus point - the return to TV of Geena Davis.

Sep 22, 2016 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
Top Critic

A series inspired by the original film did not sound like a great idea, but the end result has been quite dignified. [Full Review in Spanish]

Jul 10, 2018 | Full Review…

Father Tomas had a dream about the whole exorcism and witnessed it as it went on as if he was in the room. It was some Inception s**t!

Jun 18, 2018 | Full Review…

There are some genuinely creepy moments here, and the strength of the cast may eventually lead to some really quality horror.

Dec 20, 2017 | Full Review…

If the quality of the story and the special effects is maintained throughout, we should be in for a very thrilling ride.

Jan 22, 2017 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Exorcist: Season 1

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