manhattan show wgn america main cast WGN America's 'Manhattan': Go behind the scenes in new videoTrust us: You’re going to want to tune in to WGN America’s second original scripted series, “Manhattan,” when it premieres on July 27. The New Mexico-set series follows the development of the atomic bomb during the early 1940s, and the gorgeously shot, scored, written and acted series is addictive and impressive.

Now you can go behind the scenes of the production with the cast and crew in a new featurette.

Explains creator Sam Shaw, “This is a show about a group of men and women who uproot their lives, move to a secret city in the middle of the desert to build the most devastating weapon ever imagined by humankind.”

Check it out below. “Manhattan” premieres Sunday, July 27 at 9 p.m. ET on WGN America.

Posted by:Jean Bentley