Deets: In the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, America Divided, executive produced by Norman Lear, Shonda Rhimes and Common, features narratives around inequality in education, housing, healthcare, labor, criminal justice and the political system – all woven into an eight-story, five-part series. The show follows high-profile correspondents including: Common, Rosario Dawson, America Ferrera, Zach Galifianakis, Norman Lear, Amy Poehler, Peter Sarsgaard, and Jesse Williams.
This premiere is sponsored by Vanity Fair.
Who You May Spot: Norman & Lyn Lear, Shonda Rhimes, Jesse Williams and Aryn Drake-Lee, Amy Poehler, Peter Sarsgaard, Solly Granatstein (Director & Co-creator), Lucian Read (Director & Co-creator), Richard Rowley (Director & Co-creator) and Rebecca Teitel (Director). Host Committee Includes: JJ Abrams & Katie McGrath, Phil Rosenthal & Monica Horan, and Norman Lear. From EPIX: Mark S. Greenberg (President and CEO) and Jocelyn Diaz (EVP of Original Programming). From Radical: Frank Scherma (President) and Dave O’Connor (Executive Producer).
*Additional talent TBA
Hint For The Average Socialite: This is strictly invite only.
America Divided makes its World Television Premiere on EPIX on Friday, September 30 at 9pm ET/PT, 8C.