Review: Shadow and Bone : Pop Culture Happy Hour Shadow and Bone is the latest Netflix fantasy series based on a successful set of novels. There's a lot to take in — at least six main characters, people who can wield wind and shadow and light, a Chosen One who is prophesied to defeat a great wall of darkness, and charming rogues who are out for themselves. That may sound familiar, but there's enough here that's novel to make this series worth your consideration.
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We're Russian To Finish 'Shadow And Bone'

We're Russian To Finish 'Shadow And Bone'

We're Russian To Finish 'Shadow And Bone'

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Ben Barnes plays General Kirigan and Jessie Mei Li plays Alina Starkov in Netflix's Shadow and Bone. Netflix hide caption

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Ben Barnes plays General Kirigan and Jessie Mei Li plays Alina Starkov in Netflix's Shadow and Bone.

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Shadow and Bone is the latest Netflix fantasy series based on a successful set of novels. There's a lot to take in — at least six main characters, people who can wield wind and shadow and light, a Chosen One who is prophesied to defeat a great wall of darkness, and charming rogues who are out for themselves. That may sound familiar, but there's enough here that's novel to make this series worth your consideration.

The audio was produced by Mallory Yu and edited by Jessica Reedy.