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  • TV-14
  • 2015
  • 3 Seasons
  • 7.9  (42,250)

Humans is a sci-fi drama series produced by AMC that explores the relationship between human beings and artificial intelligence. The show is set in a parallel present where robots known as "Synths" have been developed to perform everyday domestic chores and services.

The story follows the Hawkins family, who purchase a Synth named Anita to help with their household duties. However, as time goes on, they begin to discover that Anita is not like other Synths. She exhibits emotions and thoughts of her own, leading the Hawkins family down a path of discovery and intrigue.

George Millican, played by William Hurt, is a retired scientist who owns an outdated and malfunctioning Synth named Odi. George becomes attached to the old machine and refuses to replace him with a newer model, leading him to seek illegal upgrades for Odi.

Colin Morgan plays Leo, a mysterious young man who is searching for his past and the truth behind his origins. Along the way, he meets a gang of renegade Synths who are also searching for their place in the world.

Gemma Chan stars as Anita, the Hawkins family's Synth who exhibits unusual behavior and emotions. As the story progresses, it is revealed that Anita has a hidden past and a connection to Leo and the group of renegade Synths.

Katherine Parkinson plays Laura, the mother of the Hawkins family, who has conflicting feelings about the presence of a Synth in her home. Her views on artificial intelligence are challenged as she begins to see Anita not as a machine, but as a sentient being.

Neil Maskell plays Peter Drummond, a detective investigating the actions of the Synths and their potential threat to human society. His investigation leads him to the Hawkins family and a confrontation with the group of renegade Synths.

Rebecca Front plays Vera, the head of a company that produces and sells Synths. She is ruthless in her pursuit of profit, leading her to take unethical actions that put both humans and Synths in danger.

Tom Goodman-Hill stars as Joe, the father of the Hawkins family. At first, he is intrigued by the new addition to their home but later becomes suspicious of Anita's true nature.

Humans is a thought-provoking and immersive series that explores themes of identity, consciousness, and the consequences of playing god. Through its compelling characters and intricate plot, the show asks important questions about the relationship between humans and technology, and what it means to be alive.

Humans is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (24 episodes). The series first aired on June 28, 2015.

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Episode 8 (Original UK Version)
8. Episode 8 (Original UK Version)
July 24, 2018
Niska is shocked when she finally finds the synth who sleeps. Max takes back control of the synth settlement, while Laura races to save the green-eyed synths.
Episode 7 (Original UK Version)
7. Episode 7 (Original UK Version)
July 17, 2018
When Max reveals who betrayed them, the members of the settlement must choose sides. With Mia in custody, Laura has a crisis of conscience, and Niska keeps investigating.
Episode 6 (Original UK Version)
6. Episode 6 (Original UK Version)
July 11, 2018
Both Max and Laura remain optimistic about Mia attending the commission, unaware of the betrayal within their own households. After receiving some surprising news, Matty helps Leo search for the source of his memories, while Niska gets closer to finding the enigmatic “synth who sleeps.”
Episode 5 (Original UK Version)
5. Episode 5 (Original UK Version)
July 4, 2018
Laura helps pass legislation to prevent human attacks on synths, which prompts Max to open the gates to the settlement. But Joe complicates matters by bringing home Sam.
Series 3 Episode 4
4. Series 3 Episode 4
June 26, 2018
Laura leads a tense Dryden Commission on a visit to the Railyard, but will Agnes' anger threaten its success? Mia comes face to face with Ed, forcing her to confront her past.
Series 3 Episode 3
3. Series 3 Episode 3
June 19, 2018
Laura struggles to uncover the truth about Operation Basswood, but a conversation with Sophie inspires a bold idea. Mattie and Leo confront their feelings for each other.
Series 3 Episode 2
2. Series 3 Episode 2
June 12, 2018
A grieving Max must face the consequences of his painful decision. Laura discovers she's not being told everything at the Dryden Commission, while Joe uncovers Karen's shocking secret.
Series 3 Episode 1
1. Series 3 Episode 1
June 5, 2018
When fractures within the Synth community start to appear, all hope of stability comes under threat, and both families are brought back to fight for the Green-Eyes' survival
Where to Watch Humans
Humans is available for streaming on the AMC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Humans on demand at Netflix, Amazon, Vudu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    June 28, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (42,250)