The country is on the brink of Civil War and the men and women of Underground are deciding whether they want to be citizens who merely stand by and watch as things unfold, or they want to be soldiers fighting for rights, equality, and humanity.
We have already been presented with historical figures such as William Still, Harriet Tubman, and Patty Cannon.
On Underground Season 2 Episode 5 we'll be introduced to Frederick Douglass. Douglass will be played by none other than musician and executive producer, John Legend.
Get your first look at Legend as Douglass below!
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Frederick Douglass - Underground Season 2 Episode 5
John Legend guest stars on Underground as abolitionist, Frederick Douglass. Even appearing as a historical figure it seems John Legend can't resist tickling the ivories.
A Few Steps Ahead - Underground Season 2 Episode 5
Noah is always plotting his next move and he's almost always a few steps ahead. What could he be pondering this time?
Men of Steely Resolve - Underground Season 2 Episode 5
Cato has teamed up with William Still since his return to the States. He has big plans for the movement and a storm is brewing. As far as he concerned, he's the storm.
Meeting of the Minds - Underground Season 2 Episode 5
Cato has gathered together some of the greatest minds behind the abolitionist and underground movement. Does the former slave driver consider himself one of them now?
Bouncing Back - Underground Season 2 Episode 5
Has Georgia bounced back from her bout of stage fright at the rally? Let's hope so. Georgia has been an absolute delight this season, and she's at her best when shes's...well, at her best.
Double Trouble - Underground Season 2 Episode 5
Nothing good can come from the likes of Patty Cannon and August teaming up together. Patty has big plans for August and August is out for vengeance.