- 2 Seasons
Manhattan is a television show that takes place in Los Alamos, New Mexico. It takes place during the Manhattan Project during the year 1943. It is a drama series. It takes place during the time when countries had their scientists racing to be the first to build an atomic bomb. The scientists on this show are set on building the first atomic bomb; it is their mission. The scientists all have their own issues. It is hard for the scientists' families, and the scientists to interact because there are a lot of secrets. The government is also keeping a lot of secrets; they only tell the scientists as much as they need to know. Their are many lies going around, that nobody knows what is true. The rest of the world is clueless to what is going on in this town. Frank Winter is the head scientist who is working on the Manhattan Project.