Raising Dion is an American science fiction superhero series created by Carol Barbee for Netflix. It is loosely based on the comic book series of the same name developed by Dennis Liu. The first season was released on October 4, 2019.
The series was ranked #10 most popular 2019 Netflix series overall, Raising Dion was the streamer’s #1 most popular kids and family series for 2019.
- "A widowed mom sets out to solve the mystery surrounding her young son's emerging superpowers while keeping his extraordinary gifts under wraps"
- —Netflix Synopsis
The series follows Nicole Reese, a mother trying to raise her son after the death of her husband and his father Mark. Things become more complex and difficult for Nicole when normal childhood drama is amplified by Dion who begins displaying superhero-like abilities. Nicole must protect her son while also hiding his secret from the world.
Cast and Characters
- Alisha Wainwright as Nicole Warren
- Ja'Siah Young as Dion Warren
- Jazmyn Simon as Kat Neese
- Sammi Haney as Esperanza Jimenez
- Jason Ritter as Pat Rollins
- Michael B. Jordan as Mark Warren
- Gavin Munn as Jonathan King
- Ali Ahn as Suzanne Wu
- Deirdre Lovejoy as Charlotte Tuck
- Donald Paul as Anthony Fry
- Dana Gourrier as Tessa
- Rome Flynn as Tevin Wakefield
- Aubriana Davis as Janelle Carr
- Tracey Bonner as Simone Carr
- Josh Ventura as David Marsh
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- ‘Raising Dion’: Rome Flynn, Aubriana Davis, Tracey Bonner & Josh Ventura Join Season 2 Cast Of Netflix Superhero Drama