The Good Lord Bird Trailer

Ethan Hawke portrays abolitionist John Brown in this seven-episode Showtime series based on the novel. The story focuses on a fictional enslaved boy named "Onion" who joins John Brown's family of abolitionist fighters. The series includes the 1859 raid at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. Watch The Good Lord Bird trailer for a glimpse of Ethan Hawke as Brown.