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The OA 

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Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her twenties with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.
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Series cast summary:
Brit Marling ...  Prairie Johnson / ... 15 episodes, 2016-2019
Emory Cohen ...  Homer / ... 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Patrick Gibson ...  Steve Winchell 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Jason Isaacs ...  Dr. Hunter Aloysius 'Hap' Percy 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Ian Alexander ...  Buck Vu 13 episodes, 2016-2019
Phyllis Smith ...  Betty Broderick-Allen / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Brendan Meyer ...  Jesse 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Brandon Perea ...  Alfonso 'French' Sosa / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Will Brill ...  Scott Brown 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Sharon Van Etten ...  Rachel 10 episodes, 2016-2019
Scott Wilson ...  Abel Johnson 9 episodes, 2016-2019
Alice Krige ...  Nancy Johnson / ... 9 episodes, 2016-2019
Paz Vega ...  Renata 7 episodes, 2016-2019
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Created and written by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij (The East), this Netflix original delves into the inexplicable reappearance of Prairie Johnson (Marling). Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Johnson returns home, now in her late 20s and with her sight restored. While many believe she is miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.

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This is a dream but you're wide awake. See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 December 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The OA: Part II See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

In preparation for her role, Brit Marling befriended a man who went blind at age nineteen to tutor her in coping with the day-to-day chores of a typical blind person. The couple would meet in downtown Manhattan and she would spend up to six hours per day learning how to clean an apartment, make an omelet, et cetera. Throughout these sessions, Brit would be blindfolded. See more »

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Prairie Johnson: They said it would be like jumping into an invisible current that just carries you away.
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11/10
24 March 2019 | by jasminhegmannSee all my reviews

Both seasons are simply amazing. Everything fits... every cast member, each location and every camera angle. Pretty sure you can watch this a second time and still discover something new. Guys give this series a chance and a rating SO NETFLIX WILL GIVE US ANOTHAAAA SEASON!!


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