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The Good Lord Bird (2020– )

TV Mini-series | Drama

Ethan Hawke stars as abolitionist John Brown in this limited series based on the novel. "Onion" is a fictional enslaved boy who becomes a member of Brown's family of abolitionist soldiers and finds himself in the 1859 raid at Harpers Ferry
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Ethan Hawke (created by)
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Updated May 12, 2020

Release date (First episode)
Oct 4, 2020 (United States)
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104 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Ethan Hawke
John Brown John Brown   See fewer
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7
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7
Beau Knapp
Owen Brown Owen Brown   See fewer
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7
Mo Brings Plenty
Ottawa Jones Ottawa Jones   See fewer
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7
Nick Eversman
John Brown Jr. John Brown Jr.   See fewer
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7
Jack Alcott
Jason Brown Jason Brown   See fewer
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7
Ellar Coltrane
Salmon Brown Salmon Brown   See fewer
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7
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7
Daveed Diggs
Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass   See fewer
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7
Orlando Jones
The Rail Man The Rail Man   See fewer
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7
David Morse
Dutch Henry Sherman Dutch Henry Sherman   See fewer
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7
Wyatt Russell
Jeb Stuart Jeb Stuart   See fewer
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7
Adam Shapiro
Jew Weiner Jew Weiner   See fewer
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7
Steve Zahn
Chase Chase   See fewer
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7
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6
Quentin Plair
Emperor Emperor   See fewer
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4
Aaron Angus
Tad Thompson / John Brown's Army Tad Thompson / John Brown's Army   See fewer
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3
George Boaitey
OP Anderson OP Anderson   See fewer
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3
Jacob Brankley
Fireman / Redshirt Fireman / Redshirt   See fewer
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3
Rafael Casal
John Cook John Cook   See fewer
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3
Oz Keenum
Harper's Ferry Man / Hartford Man / Trader Harper's Ferry Man / Hartford Man / Trader   See fewer
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3
Miles Mussenden
Dangerfield Newby Dangerfield Newby   See fewer
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3
Jerrell Pegram
Bee / Chattam Resident / Pikesville Church Guest / Train Passenger Bee / Chattam Resident / Pikesville Church Guest / Train Passenger   See fewer
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3
David Abernethy
Engineer Hostage / Redshirt Engineer Hostage / Redshirt   See fewer
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2
Natalie Cassell
Townswomen Townswomen   See fewer
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2
Paul D'Elia
John Brown's Army / Pikesville Cowboy John Brown's Army / Pikesville Cowboy   See fewer
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2
Linzi Gray
Miss Abby Stand-In / Passerby Miss Abby Stand-In / Passerby   See fewer
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Ryan Hinson
Red Shirt / Union Soldier Red Shirt / Union Soldier   See fewer
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John S. Howell Sr.
Police officer / Wounded person Police officer / Wounded person   See fewer
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2
Johnny K
John Brown's Army / Mill Worker John Brown's Army / Mill Worker   See fewer
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2
Ryan L. Price
Canadian Recruit Canadian Recruit   See fewer
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2
Kyle Riggs
Williams Williams   See fewer
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2
Duke Davis Roberts
Frederick Brown Frederick Brown   See fewer
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2
Russell Sams
Peabody Peabody   See fewer
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2
William G. Tomek
Abolishinist / Tavern Patron Abolishinist / Tavern Patron   See fewer
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2
Paul Wallis
Cowboy / Drunk / Townsperson Cowboy / Drunk / Townsperson   See fewer
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2
J. Adami
The Gardener (2020) The Gardener (2020)   See fewer
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1
Dillon Ahlf
Doyle Son #2 Doyle Son #2   See fewer
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1
Austin Alexander
Passenger Passenger   See fewer
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1
Sydney Aston
Flirtatious White Woman Flirtatious White Woman   See fewer
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1
Destiny Bostic
Self - Chatham Resident Self - Chatham Resident   See fewer
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1
Brad Brinkley
Fergus Fergus   See fewer
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1
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1
LB Brown
Calvin Calvin   See fewer
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1
April Buckles
Rochester Woman Rochester Woman   See fewer
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1
Phil Burke
Harry Redshirt Harry Redshirt   See fewer
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1
Wendy Renee Cade
Prostitute Prostitute   See fewer
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1
Jeremy Childs
Judge Fuggett Judge Fuggett   See fewer
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1
Yamanee Coleman
Chatham Resident Chatham Resident   See fewer
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1
Kraig Dane
Eustis Bucks Eustis Bucks   See fewer
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1
Kelley Davis
Miss Abby Miss Abby   See fewer
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1
Gerron DelValle
Chatham Resident Chatham Resident   See fewer
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1
Arykah Naomi DeVaughn
Rochester Girl Rochester Girl   See fewer
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John Dever
Old Man Hostage Old Man Hostage   See fewer
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1
Chris TC Edge
Federal Marine Federal Marine   See fewer
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1
Vince Eisenson
Deacon Lee Deacon Lee   See fewer
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Didier Fleurisme
Union soldier Union soldier   See fewer
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Patricia French
Mrs. Huffmaster Mrs. Huffmaster   See fewer
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Michael Gaston
Mayor Fontaine Beckham Mayor Fontaine Beckham   See fewer
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David Gibbs
Whispering Man Whispering Man   See fewer
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Darren Goldstein
Hugh Forbes Hugh Forbes   See fewer
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Michael Harding
Captain William Shore Captain William Shore   See fewer
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Grainger Hines
Captain Henry Clay Pate Captain Henry Clay Pate   See fewer
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1
Tamara Hopkins
Rich White Woman Rich White Woman   See fewer
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1
C.C. Hutch
Passerby Passerby   See fewer
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1
Seth Kemp
Soldier 1 Soldier 1   See fewer
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Lex King
Ottilie Douglass Ottilie Douglass   See fewer
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1
Johnna Leary
Bathing Prostitute Bathing Prostitute   See fewer
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1
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1
George Ludden
Passenger Passenger   See fewer
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1
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1
Ivan Mbakop
Matthew Matthew   See fewer
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Mallie McCown
Ursaline Nun Ursaline Nun   See fewer
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1
Kelly Mizell
Hotel Manager Hotel Manager   See fewer
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1
Ritchie Montgomery
Alderman Alderman   See fewer
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1
Kevin Murray
Ben Blossom Ben Blossom   See fewer
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1
Casey Nickens
Free Kid Free Kid   See fewer
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1
Porsche Noire
Affluent Carriage Woman Affluent Carriage Woman   See fewer
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1
Tamberla Perry
Anna Douglass Anna Douglass   See fewer
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Gerry Rose
Pardee Pardee   See fewer
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Davie Lee Ryan
Freed Slave Freed Slave   See fewer
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Jasmine Shea
Temperance Lee Temperance Lee   See fewer
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1
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1
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Joshua T. Shipman
Sgt. Butterfield Sgt. Butterfield   See fewer
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1
Ben Swilley
Ogdin Hayes Ogdin Hayes   See fewer
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1
Chuck Taber
John Brown's Army John Brown's Army   See fewer
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Myra Thibault
Hysterical Woman Hysterical Woman   See fewer
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Tom Thon
Ancient Man Ancient Man   See fewer
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William Tokarsky
Crusty Patron Crusty Patron   See fewer
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Roger Tyler
John Brown Army Soldier John Brown Army Soldier   See fewer
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Ro Underwood
Mother Mother   See fewer
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Michael Vitovich
Hangman Hangman   See fewer
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Scott Wichmann
Ticket Attendant Ticket Attendant   See fewer
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Ted Williams
Angry Armed Drunk Angry Armed Drunk   See fewer
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1
Kim Cheek
Philadelphia Townswomen / Pikesville Townswomen (uncredited) Philadelphia Townswomen / Pikesville Townswomen (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Rick Ford
Chatham Resident (uncredited) Chatham Resident (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Emily Gerber
Prostitute (uncredited) Prostitute (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
William Kaffenberger
Card Player / Pikesville Cowboy (uncredited) Card Player / Pikesville Cowboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Cindy Maples
Townswoman (uncredited) Townswoman (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Chris Moulthrop
Slave Hunter / Solider (uncredited) Slave Hunter / Solider (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Phil Notarange
Affluent train passenger (uncredited) Affluent train passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
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