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‘Sense8’ Star Abruptly Replaced for Season 2 Over Wachowski Conflict

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 26, 2016 @ 9:52 PM
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The Wachowski pedigree and a massive international production didn’t quite turn Netflix sci-fi drama Sense8 into a global hit, and Season 2 may have a minor snag even before is premiere. “Sensate” actor Aml Ameen has abruptly left the series, with a replacement already cast, reportedly owing to a conflict with Lana Wachowski.

Lilly Wachowski’s Coming Out and When Media Crosses the Line

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by Erin Whitney March 9, 2016 @ 12:20 PM
Lilly Wachowski via Windy City Times
On Tuesday, Lilly Wachowski, formerly known as Andy Wachowski of the filmmaking sibling duo behind ‘The Matrix’ trilogy and ‘Cloud Atlas,’ came out as transgender. In an letter published to Chicago LGBT newspaper Windy City Times, Wachowski shared an impassioned message about her journey, and the unfortunate circumstances that led to her coming out.

The Wachowski’s Netflix ‘Sense8’ Renewed for Season8 … Er, Season 2

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 9, 2015 @ 4:19 PM
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Fans of Netflix’s globe-spanning mindtrip drama Sense8 were put on edge by the fact that the streaming service brought the Wachowski-led series to the recent TCA press tour without news of a Season 2 renewal, but never fear. You, and all seven of your other selves will enjoy a second season of Sense8 in 2016, per the official order.

Wachowski Netflix ‘Sense8’ Reveals its Other Selves in Eight Character Trailers

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 28, 2015 @ 9:55 AM
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If the premise of Netflix and the Wachowskis’ upcoming Sense8 series has you confused, you’re not alone. Neither are you alone by the June 5 premiere’s latest round of videos focusing on each individual character, and their awakening to seven other selves. Still confused? Maybe you should just watch.

Wachowski ‘Sense8’ Trailer Hits Netflix: You Are No Longer Just You

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 7, 2015 @ 10:54 AM
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A few days ago saw our first look at the Wachowski’s mysterious new Netflix series Sense8, though the action-heavy images raised more questions than they answered. Now, the streaming service has released a full trailer for the June premiere, solving some of the mystery with a complement of images as well.

The Wachowski’s Netflix ‘Sense8' Channels ‘The Matrix’ in First Photos

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 5, 2015 @ 10:57 AM
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Netflix has added so many new original series prospects in the last few months, we’d almost forgotten the Wachowskis would follow up Jupiter Ascending with the mysterious globe-trotting Sense8, live births and all. Now, the first photos of the series have arrived, looking a bit more John Woo action-style than we’d expected.

Netflix's 'Sense8' Cast: Wachowski Drama Adds 'LOST's Naveen Andrews, Daryl Hannah and More

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 23, 2014 @ 7:38 PM
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It's been a good long while since we've heard anything on the development of the Wachowski's forthcoming global Netflix drama 'Sense8,' but with shooting set to begin in recent weeks, the world-spanning cast has finally been revealed. The mysterious 'Sense8' will feature 'LOST' star Naveen Andrews, along with Daryl Hannah and 12 others.

Netflix's 'Sense8': Wachowski Sci-Fi Series Releases New Plot and Casting Details

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 7, 2014 @ 6:22 PM
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We're eagerly awaiting the next round of Netflix originals to premiere, from the Valentine's day release of 'House of Cards' season 2, or the next run of 'Orange is the New Black,' but we've also kept our eye on the Wachowski siblings' mysterious new sci-fi series 'Sense8,' which has just revealed more details of its global setting and cast.

Wachowski Netflix Series 'Sense8' Reveals First Details from 'Babylon 5' Writer

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 4, 2013 @ 5:48 PM
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It's been a good long while since we've heard anything on the front of Netflix's 10-episode project 'Sense8' with the Wachowski siblings, but it seems our first official details have finally arrived, courtesy of 'Babylon 5' creator and 'Sense8' writer J. Michael Straczynski. Are you ready to find out what links 8 mysterious individuals across the globe in the latest Wachowski yarn?

The Wachowskis Developing a Sci-Fi Series For Netflix

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 27, 2013 @ 11:30 AM
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Netflix has been having a banner year with the release of its highest-profile original dramas yet 'House of Cards' and 'Hemlock Grove,' soon to soar even higher with the release of 'Arrested Development' season 4, but 2014 might be its biggest year yet. The streaming service has officially ordered 10 episodes of the Wachowski siblings' forthcoming sci-fi drama 'Sense8' for 2014,  teaming with sci-fi veteran J. Michael Straczynski, but will it be their biggest project to date?