We Were the Lucky Ones

Last Updated on: January 23rd, 2024

“We Were the Lucky Ones” is an upcoming limited series set to premiere on Hulu on March 28. The series is an adaptation of Georgia Hunter’s New York Times bestselling novel, which recounts the harrowing and inspiring true story of one Jewish family’s separation and their unwavering determination to reunite during the onset of World War II. This powerful narrative celebrates the enduring strength of the human spirit in the face of adversity and is a poignant tribute to hope and love triumphing against all odds.We Were the Lucky Ones hulu

The series is expected to be deeply moving, shedding light on the darkest moments of the 20th century while also demonstrating the resilience and perseverance that define the human experience. Erica Lipez is the executive producer and writer of the show and serves as the showrunner. Thomas Kail, known for his work on “Fosse/Verdon,” directs and executive produces the series alongside Jennifer Todd. The talented cast includes Joey King, Logan Lerman, Hadas Yaron, Henry-Lloyd Hughes, and Amit Rahav, among others.

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  • Ido Samuel: Isaac
  • Gabriela Calun: Julia
  • Artemisia Pagliano: Felicia
  • Robert Dölle: Herr Den
  • Livia Maria Sîrbu: Jewish worker


  • Directors: Amit Gupta, Neasa Hardiman and Thomas Kail

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