"Believe" NBC Premiering March 2014 from Award Winning 'Gravity' Director Alfonso Cuaron
Alfonso Cuaron has had a great calendar year winning 'Best Director' at the Oscars for Gravity and now he turns his focus back to the small screen for the show "Believe" in which he wrote and directed. He is partnering with producer J. J. Abrams (Star Wars) and Mark Friedman for Bad Robot Productions and Warner Bros. Television.
"Believe" is an upcoming American science fiction/fantasy/adventure series that will have a special preview on NBC at 10:00 pm on March 10, 2014, before premiering in its regular time slot of 9:00 pm Sundays on March 16.
Show Premise: The series follows Bo, a young girl who was born with special abilities that she cannot control, and as they start evolving, the people who are protecting her must turn to an outsider. This leads them to Tate, a wrongfully convicted death-row inmate, whom they break out of prison. Although he is reluctant to take on the role as her protector, the two eventually form a bond that will guide them to helping others as well as each other while staying one step ahead of the evil forces that want the girl.
"Believe" will star Johnny Sequoyah, Jake McLaughlin, Delroy Lindo, Kyle MacLachlan, Sienna Guillory, Jamie Chung, Tracy Howe and Arian Moayed. The series will also premiere in the United Kingdom on March 27, 2014.