Foundation (2021)

Isaac Asimov's novel series is brought to life in Foundation, a television adaptation of the epic sci-fi saga created for Apple TV+ but deviates somewhat from the original source material. The show follows a group of exiled humans that find themselves as the last chance to save the Galactic Empire - from itself. 

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Jared Harris , Leah Harvey , Lou Llobell , Lee Pace
Release Date
September 24, 2021
Isaac Asimov
Rupert Sanders
David S. Goyer
Story By
Isaac Asimov


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Foundation's Spacers Explained: What They Are & Why The Empire Needs Them

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Foundation Season 3: Confirmation, Cast, Story & Everything We Know

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Foundation Season 3 Needs To Answer 1 Huge Cleon Mystery Season 2 Ignored

Foundation season 2 ignored a major Cleon reveal, and the already confirmed Foundation season 3 needs to provide answers regarding this major twist.

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Foundation Season 3 Renewed At AppleTV+

Foundation season 3 has been confirmed at Apple TV+, the series based on Isaac Asimov's books will continue for another batch of episodes.

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Foundation star Lee Pace talks about why Cleon defies his protocol training in season 2, shedding light on the buzzy Apple TV+ sci-fi drama.

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Every Isaac Asimov Movie & TV Adaptation Ranked (Including Foundation)

Adaptations of Isaac Asimov's work vary greatly in quality, from modern series like Foundation to films like I, Robot and Bicentennial Man.

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Foundation Season 2: Why Gaal’s Vision Was Wrong Explained By Showrunner

Showrunner David S. Goyer explains why Gaal’s vision was wrong in Foundation season 2, teasing the dilemma it sets up for the main characters.

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"He Is Super Scary": Foundation Season 3 Teases The Impact Of The Mule

David S. Goyer, showrunner of the Apple TV Plus show Foundation, teases how the Mule will impact season 3 of the hit science-fiction story.

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How Salvor's Death Sets Up A Major Dilemma For Gaal In Foundation Season 3

Showrunner David S. Goyer explains how Salvor’s death in the shocking Foundation season 2 finale sets up a major dilemma for Gaal in season 3.

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Foundation Season 1 & 2 Art Book Excerpt Highlights Salvor's Desert Costume & Airship [EXCLUSIVE]

Screen Rant presents exclusive excerpt images from Foundation: The Making of Seasons 1 and 2 art book highlighting Salvor's desert costume & airship.

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“Not My Father’s Strong Suit”: Foundation Author’s Daughter Says Show Does 1 Thing Better Than Her Dad’s Books

Robyn Asimov, the daughter of Foundation author Isaac Asimov, candidly discusses the one thing the show does better than the seminal sci-fi books.

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Foundation Cast & Character Guide: Where Else To See The Stars Of The AppleTV+ Sci-Fi

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10 Biggest Changes Foundation Season 2 Makes To The Isaac Asimov Novels

The Foundation series has taken a number of creative liberties in its storytelling. These are some of the main book differences in season 2.

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Foundation series creator David S. Goyer sheds light on the biggest deaths in season 2, shedding light on why beloved characters were killed off.

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Foundation Season 3 Time Jump Confirmed, Creator Explains How Show Will Work In 150-Year Leap

Foundation season 3's time jump has been confirmed by creator David S. Goyer, who explains how the sci-fi show will work after a 150-year leap.

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How Demerzel Has The Prime Radiant & What It Means For Foundation Season 3

Here’s how Lady Demerzel got the Prime Radiant in Foundation season 2, episode 10, and what this means for the true “Empire” in Foundation season 3.

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