Strange Angel is a 2018 English-language Drama Mystery show. Based on the life of Jack Parsons, a brilliant real-life rocket engineer hired by the US government in 1940s to help with the rocket program, which he saw as the starting point for future space exploration. In 1938, curious by nature, Parsons meets and quickly befriends his new next door neighbor Ernest Donovan, a follower of the infamous English occultist Aleister Crowley, who proceeds to seduce him into his way of thinking which includes the motto Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law as the only principle in life as well as other tenets and practices of Crowley and his Thelema religious movement that include secret orgies which produce 'sexual magic' and occult rituals meant to establish contact with 'the other side.' As Parsons slowly becomes part of this strange secret world, his newfound beliefs and lifestyle jeopardize both his marriage and his job. Strange angel stars Jack Reynor in the title role along with an ensemble cast including Bella Heathcote, Peter Mark Kendall, Greg Wise, Rupert Friend, Michael Gaston and Keye Chen.
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The period drama explores the bizarre true story of Jack Parsons, a man who straddled the worlds of science and the occult, pioneering America’s rocketry program; while practicing sex magic rituals as a devotee to Aleister Crowley’s religion,Thelema.
Drama , Mystery
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