E&H’s Rodes Fishburne Launches New Television Series

Posted by Monica Hoel
Paradise Lost debuts April 13, 2020.

Looking for something new to watch? Rodes Fishburne (E&H Class of 1993) has created a new television series you might consider.

Rodes made a name for himself as the author of Going to See the Elephant. Since then he’s had a range of projects including the ABC television series, Blood and Oil, that featured the likes of Don Johnson and Chace Crawford.

On Monday, April 13, you can see the debut of his latest project, Paradise Lost – a southern gothic piece starring Josh Hartnett, Nick Nolte, Barbara Hershey, Danielle Deadwyler and more.

The series was created by Rodes, and he is also the executive producer. He co-showruns with Arika Lisanne Mittman (who has worked on Dexter, Timeless, and Elementary) David Kanter, Jeff Okin and Romeo Tirone. The pilot was directed by John Lee Hancock (The Blind Side).

The series is a Spectrum Original.  Read a Deadline article about the show here, and check out a trailer here.

  • Rodes Fishburne, E&H Class of 1993

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