‘Raising Dion’: Alisha Wainwright & Newcomer Ja’Siah Young To Star; Seith Mann To Direct & Exec Produce

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Netflix is finalizing its cast for its straight-to-series hourlong sci-fi family drama Raising Dion, with Alisha Wainwright (Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments) and newcomer Ja’Siah Young set as leads opposite Jason Ritter and Michael B. Jordan. In addition, Seith Mann (The Breaks) has been tapped to direct the first episode and will serve as an executive producer. Raising Dion, a Netflix production, follows the story of Nicole Reese (Wainwright), who raises her son…