This supernatural, horror-tinged drama is set in the 19th century and follows a group of immigrants traveling on board a ship from Europe to New York. As they traverse the seas, they find themselves in the midst of a mysterious and dangerous journey. Unbeknownst to them, their fates are intertwined with a ghost-ship that has been adrift on the ocean for months. As their lives become inextricably linked to this ship’s dark past, they must band together and confront the secrets hidden in its depths.
1899 is created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese, the team behind Dark, another hit Netflix series, and directed by Bo Odar. The all-star cast features Anton Lesser (Game of Thrones), Emily Beecham (Little Joe) Aneurin Barnard (Dunkirk), Mathilde Ollivier (Cold War), Andreas Pietschmann (The Wave) and Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen (The Rain).
The show promises to be a thrilling and disturbing journey through the horrors of the past and what it took for these immigrants to make their way to America. With talented creators, an all-star cast, and mind-bending mysteries, 1899 is sure to be one of Netflix’s must-watch series come November 2022. Be sure to keep an eye out for this spooky, yet enthralling drama!
Release date: November 17, 2022
Cast: Emily Beecham, Aneurin Barnard, Anton Lesser, Andreas Pietschmann, Mathilde Ollivier
Creators: Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese
Director: Baran bo Odar
Writers: Baran bo Odar, Jerome Bucchan-Nelson, Jantje Friese, Emil Nygaard Albertsen, Coline Abert
Producers: Benedikt Bothe, Jantje Friese, Philipp Klausing, Baran bo Odar, Pat Tookey-Dickson