Entertainment Hilary Swank Leads Crew on First Mission to Mars in Teaser for Netflix's Away
‘Cheer’ & ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Lead Nominations for Critics Choice Real TV Awards
With five each, Netflix’s Cheer and VH1’s RuPaul’s Drag Race lead nominations for the 2nd annual Critics Choice Real TV Awards which recognize excellence in nonfiction, unscripted and reality programming across broadcast, cable and streaming platforms. Organized by the Critics Choice Association and nonfiction producers’ body NPACT, the Real TV Awards winners will be announced on June 29. Survivor host and executive producer Jeff Probst will receive this year’s Critics Choice Real TV Impact Award, for his ongoing contributions to the unscripted television industry.
Prepare for liftoff.
On Tuesday, Netflix dropped a teaser and the first look images for, an upcoming drama series starring Oscar winner and Emmy nominee . The show, which premieres Sep. 4, follows Swank as Emma Green, an American astronaut and former Navy pilot who prepares to lead an international crew on the first mission to Mars. But she must reconcile her decision to leave behind her husband Matt Logan (Charles), a chief engineer at NASA, and teenage daughter Lex (Talitha Bateman) when they need her the most.
‘RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ ‘Cheer’ Lead 2020 Critics Choice Real TV Awards Nominations
Netflix’s “Cheer” and VH1’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race” both earned five nominations for the second annual Critics Choice Real TV Awards, while Netflix dominated the tally among all networks. Administered jointly by the Critics Choice Association and the nonfiction producers organization NPACT, the Critics Choice Real TV Awards has also named “Survivor” host and executive producer Jeff Probst as the recipient of its Critics Choice Real TV Impact Award. “Cheer’s” nominations were for categories including unstructured series, sports show, limited documentary series, male star of the year (Jerry Harris), and female star of the year (Monica Aldama).
According to the logline: As the crew's journey into space intensifies, their personal dynamics and the effects of being away from their loved ones back on Earth become increasingly complex. Away shows that sometimes to reach for the stars, we must leave home behind.
"I miss you guys," Emma says in the teaser. "I love you so much. I wish I could be with you right now. But just remember, the further away I get, I'm just getting closer to being back to you."
The cast also includes Mark Ivanir as Misha Popov, a Russian cosmonaut and engineer on the mission; Ato Essandoh as Kwesi Weisberg-Adebayo, a British citizen from Ghana and world-renowned botanist who hopes to grow life on Mars; Ray Panthaki as Ram Arya, an Air Force fighter pilot from India; Vivian Wu as Lu Wang, a chemist and astronaut representing China; and Monique Curnen as Melissa Ramirez, a former astronaut who is Emma's Crew Support Astronaut who takes care of Lex in Matt and Emma's absence.
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Created by Andrew Hinderaker, the series is executive produced by showrunner Jessica Goldberg, Jason Katims, Matt Reeves, Hinderaker, Swank, Edward Zwick, Adam Kassan and Jeni Mulein.
Away hits Netflix on Sep. 4.
‘The Boys’ Are Back In Season 2 Trailer For Amazon Prime Video .
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