The First



Follow the first human mission to Mars, exploring the challenges of taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization. The story focuses not only on the astronauts, but also on their families and loved ones, as well as the ground team on Earth.

  1. Beau Willimon


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sean Penn

    Sean Penn

    Tom Haggerty

  2. Natascha McElhone

    Natascha McElhone

    Laz Ingram

  3. Oded Fehr

    Oded Fehr

    Eitan Hafri

  4. Anna Jacoby-Heron

    Anna Jacoby-Heron

    Denise Hagerty

  5. Hannah Ware

    Hannah Ware

    Sadie Hewitt

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The First

Season 1

2018 | 8 Episodes

Season 1 of The First premiered on September 14, 2018.

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Status Returning Series


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 46m



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