Blackstone

About the Show

Intense, compelling and confrontational, BLACKSTONE is an unmuted exploration of First Nations' power and politics, unfolding over nine one-hour episodes. This raw, authentic drama tells the story of the fictional Blackstone First Nation, suffering disintegration by its own hand - the result of the corruption of its Chief and Council. From within the community, a new generation of leaders rise up and fight to create lasting and substantial change.

"Blackstone is relevant and relational in an Aboriginal story world, with universal themes and conflicts that are not only relatable to some First Nations out there today, but also to the world of politics and power in general," said Ron E. Scott, who created, wrote, directed and executive produced the series.

An uncompromising story told from an Aboriginal point of view, Blackstone is in sharp contrast to sympathetic stories about First Nations' people being victimized by outside forces. While the dramatization can be dark and all too real, Blackstone is foremost a story of hope and reconciliation in its portrayal of Native people fighting for a better life in their community.

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Program Name

Blackstone

Program Type

Television Show

Genre

Scripted

Schedule

Tuesday to Saturday @ 12 am (12:30 NT)

Bios

Nathaniel Arcand

Scott Cardinal | Heartland Victor Merasty | Blackstone

Carmen Moore

Leona Stoney | Blackstone

Eric Schweig

Andy Fraser | Blackstone

Michelle Thrush

Gail Stoney | Blackstone

Steven Cree Molison

Daryl Fraser | Blackstone

Tantoo Cardinal

Wilma Stoney | Blackstone

Andrea Menard

Debbie Fraser | Blackstone

Justin Rain

Alan Fraser | Blackstone

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Program Name

Blackstone

Program Type

Television Show

Genre

Scripted

Schedule

Tuesday to Saturday @ 12 am (12:30 NT)

Bios

Nathaniel Arcand

Scott Cardinal | Heartland Victor Merasty | Blackstone

Carmen Moore

Leona Stoney | Blackstone

Eric Schweig

Andy Fraser | Blackstone

Michelle Thrush

Gail Stoney | Blackstone

Steven Cree Molison

Daryl Fraser | Blackstone

Tantoo Cardinal

Wilma Stoney | Blackstone

Andrea Menard

Debbie Fraser | Blackstone

Justin Rain

Alan Fraser | Blackstone