Unspeakable (TV series)

Unspeakable is an eight-episode Canadian television drama series created and written by Robert C. Cooper, which aired on CBC Television[1] and SundanceTV in the 2018–19 television season.[2] Based on the books Bad Blood by Vic Parsons and The Gift of Death by Andre Picard, the series chronicles the emergence of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C in the Canadian Red Cross's blood banks in the early 1980s.[3]

Unspeakable
Created byRobert C. Cooper
Country of originCanada
Original languageEnglish
No. of episodes8
Production
Production locationsVancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Production companyMezo Entertainment
DistributorAMC Studios
Release
Original networkCBC Television, SundanceTV
Original releaseJanuary 9 (2019-01-09) –
February 27, 2019 (2019-02-27)

CastEdit

Sanders family:

Landry family:

Krepke family:

Hartley family:

  • David Lewis as Lawrence Hartley
  • Katelyn Peterson as Jessica Hartley

Others

EpisodesEdit

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1"Emergence (1982–1983)"Robert C. CooperRobert C. CooperJanuary 9, 2019 (2019-01-09)
2"Contraction (1983–1984)"Gregory SmithRobert C. CooperJanuary 16, 2019 (2019-01-16)
3"Heat-Treatment (1984–1985)"Gregory SmithAdriana CapozziJanuary 23, 2019 (2019-01-23)
4"Unsafe (1985–1988)"Gregory SmithCarl BinderJanuary 30, 2019 (2019-01-30)
5"Compensation (1988–1993)"Sarah Wayne CalliesLynn CoadyFebruary 6, 2019 (2019-02-06)
6"Krever (1993–1996)"Andy MikitaRobert C. CooperFebruary 13, 2019 (2019-02-13)
7"Intent (1997–2005)"Andy MikitaCarl BinderFebruary 20, 2019 (2019-02-20)
8"Apologies (2005–2015)"Robert C. CooperRobert C. CooperFebruary 27, 2019 (2019-02-27)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ""Unspeakable"". Archived from the original on 2020-04-08. Retrieved 2020-05-07.
  2. ^ Petski, Denise (March 1, 2018). "'Unspeakable': Sarah Wayne Callies & Shawn Doyle Lead Cast Of CBC/Sundance TV Miniseries". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on June 25, 2018. Retrieved May 7, 2020.
  3. ^ Petski, Denise (April 30, 2018). "'Unspeakable': Levi Meaden, Brian Markinson, Aaron Douglas & David Lewis Round Out Cast Of CBC/Sundance Miniseries". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on January 14, 2020. Retrieved May 7, 2020.

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