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Seven Seconds: Season 1 (2018)



Critic Consensus: Seven Seconds is undermined by unlikable characters with somewhat predictable arcs, but its grim reflections of societal and racial division are brought to life by able performers and a fearless overall narrative.


Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018
Air date: Feb 23, 2018

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Seven Seconds is a powerful anthological crime thriller from acclaimed creator and executive producer Veena Sud (The Killing), starring two-time Emmy winner Regina King (American Crime) alongside breakout British actress Clare-Hope Ashitey (Doctor Foster). Ashitey portrays KJ Harper, a black assistant prosecutor assigned to the incident, with troubles of her own. She grapples with the weight of the case and what it will mean to bring justice not only for Brenton, but for the Black community. KJ … More

Genre: Drama
Network: Netflix
Premiere Date: Feb 23, 2018
Executive Producer:


Clare-Hope Ashitey
as K.J. Harper
Raul Castillo
as Felix Osorio
Russell Hornsby
as Isaiah Butler
Regina King
as Latrice Butler
Beau Knapp
as Peter Jablonksi
Zackary Momoh
as Seth Butler
Michael Mosley
as Joe "Fish" Rinaldi
Patrick Murney
as Gary Wilcox
Michelle Veintimilla
as Marie Jablonski
Corey Champagne
as Kadeuce Porter
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Critic Reviews for Seven Seconds: Season 1

All Critics (38) | Top Critics (18)

It's gripping and moreish and explores huge themes through a simple thriller, well told.

March 12, 2018 | Full Review…
Observer (UK)

But there is also something uniquely different about Seven Seconds: the fact that a Black woman gets to be the imperfect hero.

March 6, 2018 | Full Review…

Even though I would give up on Seven Seconds every couple of episodes, its weird, wintry world stuck with me and made me want to return, again and again.

March 6, 2018 | Full Review…

Despite its pacing and acting flaws, Seven Seconds raises a compelling question about when -- and for whom -- justice is served in this country.

March 1, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
The Daily Dot

Strong characters fuel familiar but compelling crime drama.

February 28, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
Common Sense Media

Seven Seconds is a first-rate thriller that culminates in courtroom drama.

February 26, 2018 | Full Review…
Globe and Mail
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