Airdate: Black Earth Rising
New Hugo Blick-produced drama will air on Netflix from late January.
New Hugo Blick-produced drama Black Earth Rising will air on Netflix from Friday January 25.
A co-production with BBC, it centres around the prosecution of international war criminals.
The cast features Michaela Coel, John Goodman, Tamara Tunie & Noma Dumezweni.
Blick’s previous work includes The Shadow Line and The Honourable Woman. This debuted in the UK in September.
Black Earth Rising is a contemporary thriller that follows the difficult journey of a woman, a Rwandan orphaned by the genocide, raised in London by an adopted mother, trying to discover the truth of her past. The series examines the West’s relationship with Africa, set in a world of prosecution of war crimes.