‘Underground’ bites the dust; John Legend responds

After just two seasons, “Underground” is saying goodbye. On Tuesday evening, May 30, series star Aldis Hodge (Noah), announced the shocking news with a heartfelt “thank you and farewell” via Instagram. “After two seasons, it’s time for #UndergroundWGN to say goodbye. Unfortunately we will not be coming back for a 3rd season on #WGNAmerica. I understand […]

Stars of the new slavery show ‘Underground’ gather at Sundance

On Saturday night, the cast and crew of the upcoming WGN thriller “Underground” gathered at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah for the Making of Underground panel at Blackhouse. The executive producers, including R&B hitmaker John Legend, discussed the show with its stars, including Jurnee Smollett (“Friday Night Lights”), Jussie Smollett (“Empire”), and […]

Watch surprising trailer for new slavery show, ‘Underground’

[jwplatform Liql8oVJ] “Underground” is a drama set in 1857 that follows slaves in Georgia traveling through the Underground Railroad for freedom. Jurnee Smollett-Bell plays house slave Rosalee, and her brother of “Empire” fame, Jussie Smollett makes an appearance as Joley. The series premieres on WGN America in 2016. Will you be watching?