TV series Manhattan season 1 was released in late July 2014 on channel WGN America. It is a close to real events, the story about how American scientists worked on a research project of the atomic bomb. Action of the TV series Manhattan takes place in the early forties of the twentieth century, to be exact - in 1943, in the town of Los Alamos that is located in the desert of New Mexico. It is here that the United States government had collected the best scientific minds to work on a project of national importance. So, everything had to be in secrecy, as the project involved the development of advanced weapons - the atomic bomb. Even the scientists do not know all the details of the so-called project "Manhattan", so it was classified. By signing the contract, and once in Los Alamos, they are isolated from the outside world, significantly reducing their communication with the environment. No one was ed to report any details relating to the work, even to close relatives. Nobody knew what was going on in the desert of New Mexico, that were carried out there strategically important development. Meanwhile, the scientists had to hurry. The work on the creation of advanced weapons had to be finished first, ahead of the scientists who have worked on similar projects in other countries. Scientists from morning till night worked on the project, and after returning home, had to remember secrecy without revealing the truth to their families.
Created By: Sam Shaw
Cast, Stars: John Benjamin Hickey, Steve Larese, Jaron White, Rachel Brosnahan, Katja Herbers, Rafael Torrez, Chadwick Johnson, Barry R. White, Christopher Denham, Tara Elliott, Ashley Zukerman, Olivia Williams, Stafford Douglas, Travis Hammer, Jonathan Hubbarth, Courtney Walsh