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The Big Cigar (2024)

TV-MA Drama
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Lights. Camera. Revolution.


Black Panther Party co-founder Huey P. Newton enlists an unlikely ally—Hollywood producer Bert Schneider—to elude an FBI manhunt and escape to Cuba.

  1. Jim Hecht


Series Cast

  1. André Holland as Huey P. Newton

    André Holland

    Huey P. Newton

    6 Episodes

  2. Alessandro Nivola as Bert Schneider

    Alessandro Nivola

    Bert Schneider

    6 Episodes

  3. Tiffany Boone as Gwen Fontaine

    Tiffany Boone

    Gwen Fontaine

    6 Episodes

  4. P.J. Byrne as Steve Blauner

    P.J. Byrne

    Steve Blauner

    6 Episodes

  5. Marc Menchaca as Agent Sydney Clark

    Marc Menchaca

    Agent Sydney Clark

    6 Episodes

  6. Moses Ingram as Teressa Dixon

    Moses Ingram

    Teressa Dixon

    6 Episodes

  7. Rebecca Dalton as Jessica

    Rebecca Dalton


    6 Episodes

  8. Olli Haaskivi as Artie Ross

    Olli Haaskivi

    Artie Ross

    6 Episodes

  9. Jordane Christie as Bobby Seale

    Jordane Christie

    Bobby Seale

    6 Episodes

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Current Season


2024 • 6 Episodes

Season 1 of The Big Cigar premiered on May 15, 2024.

The Pirate

(1x6, June 13, 2024) Season Finale

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Status Returning Series


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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