Sheria Irving as Olivia in Kindred | FX
Olivia, portrayed by Sheria Irving, is a free Black woman in the 19th century. She is a healer, fearless and sharp-minded with an air of confidence, purpose, defiance and mystery. She lives near the Weylin farm and is well known to all who live and serve there. Willing to take drastic measures to get what she wants and is key to Dana’s safety and survival in the past.
as Dana James
Dana’s fresh start is upended as she finds herself being pulled violently back and forth in time to a nineteenth-century plantation.
as Kevin Franklin
Kevin is instantly drawn to Dana upon their first chance meeting. It’s an encounter that changes his life in unimaginable ways.