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date (day) time network episode title
12/20/17 (We.)10:00 PMHBO(#103) Episode #3
12/19/17 (Tu.)10:00 PMHBO(#102) Episode #2
12/18/17 (Mo.)10:00 PMHBO(#101) Episode #1






GUNPOWDER (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
12/18/17 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (3 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 12/20/17; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, October 2017) GUNPOWDER, a three-part thriller based on the real-life 17th century events that led to Guy Fawkes Day, will debut on HBO this December. The first episode will debut MONDAY, DEC. 18 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), followed by the other parts the subsequent two nights - TUESDAY, DEC. 19 and WEDNESDAY, DEC. 20 - at the same time. It is produced by Kudos (part of Endemol Shine Group) in association with Thriker Films, originally for BBC One. The show will also be available on HBO On Demand, HBO NOW, HBO GO and affiliate portals. Kit Harington (HBO's "Game of Thrones"), Peter Mullan (CINEMAX's "Quarry"), Mark Gatiss ("Sherlock") and Liv Tyler (HBO's "The Leftovers") star in the miniseries, which is written by Ronan Bennett ("Top Boy"), directed by J Blakeson ("The Disappearance of Alice Creed") Harington, who is also a co-executive producer on the show, has a personal connection to the real-life source of GUNPOWDER. The actor is a descendant of Robert Catesby, the central figure in the story, and plays him in the show.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· David Bamber
· Derek Riddell
· Edward Holcroft
· Kevin Eldon
· Kit Harington
· Liv Tyler
· Mark Gatiss
· Peter Mullan
· Robert Emms
· Shaun Dooley
· Sian Webber
· Tom Cullen
CREW INFORMATION:
· Daniel West as CO-EP
· J Blakeson as DIR
· Kit Harington as CO-EP
· Laurie Borg as PROD
· Ollie Madden as EP
· Ronan Bennett as WRTR
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Kudos
· Thriker Films