The series will launch Monday, November. 4 (9:00-10:00 p.m. Et/Pt), exclusively on HBO.
The series is an adaptation of Philip Pullman’s award-winning trilogy of the same name, which is considered a modern masterpiece of imaginative fiction.
The series follows Lyra (Dafne Keen), a seemingly ordinary but brave young woman from another world.
Her search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children and becomes a quest to understand a mysterious phenomenon called Dust.
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The series is also available on HBO Now, HBO Go, HBO On Demand and partners’ streaming platforms.
Other cast members include:
Ruth Wilson (Golden Globe winner for “The Affair”) as Mrs. Coulter, Lin-Manuel Miranda (Tony Award winner for “Hamilton”) as Lee Scoresby, James McAvoy (Golden Globe nominee for “Atonement”) as Lord Asriel, Clarke Peters (HBO