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The 19th-century tale of love, murder and revenge as men and women travel across the world to make their fortunes on the wild West Coast of New Zealand's South Island.

Series Cast

  1. Eva Green as Lydia Wells

    Eva Green

    Lydia Wells

    6 Episodes

  2. Eve Hewson as Anna Wetherell

    Eve Hewson

    Anna Wetherell

    6 Episodes

  3. Himesh Patel as Emery Staines

    Himesh Patel

    Emery Staines

    6 Episodes

  4. Marton Csokas as Francis Carver

    Marton Csokas

    Francis Carver

    6 Episodes

  5. Ewen Leslie as Crosbie Wells

    Ewen Leslie

    Crosbie Wells

    6 Episodes

  6. Benedict Hardie as Alistair Lauderback

    Benedict Hardie

    Alistair Lauderback

    6 Episodes

  7. Erik Thomson as Dick Mannering

    Erik Thomson

    Dick Mannering

    6 Episodes

  8. Callan Mulvey as George Shepard

    Callan Mulvey

    George Shepard

    6 Episodes

  9. Chelsie Preston Crayford as Crownmaid

    Chelsie Preston Crayford


    3 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1 - The Luminaries

Season 1

2020 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of The Luminaries premiered on May 17, 2020.

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The Luminaries
The Luminaries


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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