Type
Scripted
Premiered
Dec. 07, 2003
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
360 min.
Country
USA
Network
HBO TV Network

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Angels in America

An HBO miniseries, based on the Tony-award winning plays by Tony Kushner, about AIDS, religion, drugs, homosexuality, angels, and whether the redemption of man is possible. The story revolves around a group of people who, at first sight, have nothing to do with each other -- but are all connected by their ideology, experiences, and feelings.

Angels in America - 01x06 Perestroika: Chapter Six - Heaven, I'm in Heaven Screenshot
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01x06 Perestroika: Chapter Six - Heaven,… Aired: Dec. 14, 2003

In Perestroika Prior Walter faces the visions that he tries to confront. Meanwhile, Roy Cohn tries to manipulate with the system so he could …

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 1 season and 6 episodes air in 2003.

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  • Though most of the casting called for in the stage play, with actors playing multiple parts across genders, is preserved, some changes were made. The stage script calls for Henry, Roy's…
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    Though most of the casting called for in the stage play, with actors playing multiple parts across genders, is preserved, some changes were made. The stage script calls for Henry, Roy's doctor, to be played by the same actor playing Hannah Pitt, Martin Heller is played by the same actor as Harper, and Prior's deceased ancestors are usually played by the actors who play Joe and Roy.
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  • Both Robert Altman and Neil LaBute were considered to direct. It was Altman who first attracted Al Pacino to the role of Roy Cohn.
  • In February 2016, London's National Theatre announced that they were planning to stage a revival of Tony Kushner's play Angels in America. The announcement was made over a year before the…
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    In February 2016, London's National Theatre announced that they were planning to stage a revival of Tony Kushner's play Angels in America. The announcement was made over a year before the planned opening of the show (slated to begin in April 2017 at the Lyttelton Theatre). The only cast member announced at that time was Andrew Garfield, who was scheduled to play Prior Walter.
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