What is UnPrisoned (TV) About?
UnPrisoned is a 2023 comedic television series that navigates the nuanced relationship between a single mother and her recently incarcerated father. The show centers on Paige Alexander, portrayed by Kerry Washington, who is a meticulous and successful relationship therapist with a strong social media presence. Despite her professional expertise, Paige's personal life is far from perfect, challenged by the re-entry of her father, Edwin Alexander, into her and her teenage son's lives. Edwin, played by Delroy Lindo, has an aspiration to mend ties with his daughter after spending 17 years in prison and faces the arduous task of rebuilding his life on the outside, including challenges such as finding employment. As the series unfolds, it explores themes of redemption, family reconciliation, and the ripple effects of incarceration on family relationships. Through moments of comedy and introspection, UnPrisoned addresses the reality of starting over and the journey of Paige's self-discovery as she confronts her complex feelings towards her father and her past.
The first episode of UnPrisoned aired on March 10, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on March 10, 2023.