John Goodman & Michaela Coel To Star In Netflix & BBC Drama ‘Black Earth Rising’

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Roseanne star John Goodman and Chewing Gum creator Michaela Coel are among the A-list names to join the Netflix and BBC drama Black Earth Rising. The pair are set to star in the series, which was initially known as The Forgiving Earth when it was commissioned last year, alongside Noma Dumezweni (Harry Potter & the Cursed Child), Harriet Walter (The Crown, Downton Abbey), Tamara Tunie (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), Lucian Msamati (Taboo) and Abena Ayivor (A United Kin…