The Underground Railroad
- What it's about: Colson Whitehead's 2016 novel The Underground Railroad has been picked up for a TV adaptation by director Barry Jenkins. Like the book, the series sees the concept of the Underground Railroad transformed into a literal train system, with conductors and engineers running the secret service to help slaves escape on underground tracks. The story will center on Cora, a slave from Georgia, as she attempts a perilous journey to potential freedom.
- When it premieres: TBD 2019