Cast & Crew

Executive Producers
  • Steven Knight
  • Francis Lawrence
  • Peter Chernin
  • Jenno Topping
  • Jim Rowe
  • Jonathan Tropper
  • Jason Momoa
    as Baba Voss

    Chief of the Alkenny tribe and Maghra’s husband.

  • Alfre Woodard
    as Paris

    Midwife and spiritual leader to the Alkenny tribe.

  • Hera Hilmar
    as Maghra

    Mother to Kofun and Haniwa, and stranger to the Alkenny tribe.

  • Sylvia Hoeks
    as Queen Kane

    As the ruler of the Payan tribe, Queen Kane lives in one of the only places that still has electricity. In a world where sight is considered a forbidden heresy, she tasks her tribe with finding the children who are rumored to have this mythic ability.

  • Christian Camargo
    as Tamacti Jun

    Queen Kane’s Witchfinder General. The Queen tasks him to find the children with sight.

  • Archie Madekwe
    as Kofun

    Composed, careful yet intelligent son of Maghra, Kofun grows to be more cautious than his twin sister Haniwa. While children, their parents realize Kofun and Haniwa have the ability to see. Raised within the Alkenny Tribe and forced to keep his sight a secret while growing up, Kofun’s appreciation for his community runs deep.

  • Nesta Cooper
    as Haniwa

    Proud, determined, and strong daughter of Maghra, Haniwa grows to be more rebellious than her twin brother Kofun, and more curious about their true origins. While children, their parents realize Haniwa and Kofun have the ability to see. Raised within the Alkenny Tribe and forced to keep her sight a secret while growing up, Haniwa’s restlessness continuously grows.

  • Yadira Guevara-Prip
    as Bow Lion

    Known by her tribe as “The Shadow,” Bow Lion is the daughter of Dreamer as well as a young Alkenny warrior and Kill Dancer, who fights alongside Baba Voss. She also possesses the skills of a Shadow, a mythical stealth spy who has the ability to move silently in secret and is undetectable by smell. Shadowing is an art that is passed from generation to generation, and entrusts the artist with the secrets of others.

Creator
  • Steven Knight
Writer
  • Steven Knight
Director
  • Francis Lawrence
Executive Producers
  • Steven Knight
  • Francis Lawrence
  • Peter Chernin
  • Jenno Topping
  • Dan Shotz
  • Kristen Campo
Associate Producer and Blindness Consultant
  • Joe Strechay