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What is Sense8 About?

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Sense8 is a science fiction drama series that was created by Lana and Lilly Wachowski, along with J. Michael Straczynski. The show premiered on Netflix in 2015 and ran for two seasons. The story revolves around eight strangers, referred to as sensates, who are from different cities and cultures across the globe. These individuals suddenly find themselves mentally and emotionally connected, able to see and experience each other's lives as if they were their own. As they navigate this unusual connection, the sensates discover that they are part of a larger network of individuals who share their unique abilities. They can communicate with each other telepathically and even share their knowledge, skills, and emotions. However, they soon find themselves targeted by an organization that seeks to capture and control them. Throughout the series, the sensates must work together to unravel the mystery of their connection and protect themselves from those who wish to harm them. Sense8 explores themes of identity, diversity, and the power of human connection. It delves into the complexity of human emotions and relationships, highlighting the importance of empathy and understanding in a world that is often divided by cultural, social, and political differences. The show received praise for its diverse cast, complex storytelling, and stunning visuals, making it a compelling and thought-provoking viewing experience for fans of science fiction and drama.
The first episode of Sense8 aired on June 05, 2015 and the most recent episode to air was on June 08, 2018.