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His Dark Materials (2019 - 2020)

His Dark Materials (2019 - 2020)





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An adaptation of Philip Pullman's acclaimed trilogy that follows a seemingly ordinary but brave young woman from another world whose 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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Critics Consensus: His Dark Materials' chilly emotional core and imposing complexity is unlikely to win over the unconverted, but its sophomore season rewards the faithful with impeccable production values and cerebral thrills.

2020, HBO, 9 episodes

Critics Consensus: The daemon is in the details and while His Dark Materials visual splendor and exceptional performances deftly capture the essence of Philip Pullman's seminal novels, it could use a little more magic.

2019, HBO, 8 episodes


Dafne Keen
as Lyra Belacqua
James McAvoy
as Lord Asriel Belacqua
Ruth Wilson
as Mrs. Coulter
Lin-Manuel Miranda
as Lee Scoresby
Clarke Peters
as The Master of Jordan College
Ariyon Bakare
as Carlo Boreal
Will Keen
as Father MacPhail
Ian Gelder
as Charles the Librarian
Georgina Campbell
as Adèle Starminster
Lewin Lloyd
as Roger Parslow
James Cosmo
as Farder Coram
Daniel Frogson
as Tony Costa
Tyler Howitt
as Billy Costa
Ruta Gedmintas
as Serafina Pekkala
Mat Fraser
as Raymond van Gerrit
Geoff Bell
as Jack Verhoeven
Simon Manyonda
as Benjamin de Ruyter
Helen McCrory
as Stelmaria
Kit Connor
as Pantalaimon
Brian Fisher
as A Golden Monkey
Joe Tandberg
as Iorek Byrnison
Andrew Scott
as John Parry
Jade Anouka
as Ruta Skadi
Simone Kirby
as Dr. Mary Malone
Ruth Wilson
as Mrs Coulter
Ariyon Bakare
as Lord Boreal
Lin-Manuel Miranda
as Lee Scoresby
Simone Kirby
as Mary Malone
Frank Bourke
as Fra Pavel
Jade Anouka
as Ruta Skadi
Morfydd Clark
as Sister Clara
Bella Ramsey
as Angelica
Kate Rutter
as Sister Betty
Gary Lewis
as Thorold
Omid Djalili
as Dr. Lenselius
Ray Fearon
as Mr. Hanway
Patrick Godfrey
as The Butler
Sasha Frost
as Reina Miti
Rich Lawton
as River Police
Juke Hardy
as Blacksmith
Tim Wildman
as Magisterium Secret Police
Jamie Wilkes
as The Pale-Faced Man
Archie Barnes
as Pantalaimon
Johanne Murdock
as Alanna Perkins
Jane How
as Annabel Parry
Daniel Joseph Woolf
as Gyptian Warrior
Brian Protheroe
as Graham Parry
Terence Stamp
as Giacomo Paradisi
Sharon Au
as l'invitée
Nabil Elouahabi
as Bright Eyed Man
Harry Melling
as Syssellman
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