Sense8 (2015–2018)
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Isolated Above, Connected Below 

While Capheus enjoys a welcome surprise, Lito makes a splash at a high-profile event. Riley works to gain the trust of a Sensate she saw at the rave.


Lana Wachowski


Lana Wachowski (created by) (as The Wachowskis), Lilly Wachowski (created by) (as The Wachowskis) | 3 more credits »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Doona Bae ... Sun Bak
Jamie Clayton ... Nomi Marks
Tina Desai ... Kala Dandekar
Tuppence Middleton ... Riley Blue
Toby Onwumere ... Capheus Onyango
Max Riemelt ... Wolfgang Bogdanow
Miguel Ángel Silvestre ... Lito Rodriguez
Brian J. Smith ... Will Gorski
Freema Agyeman ... Amanita Caplan
Terrence Mann ... Whispers
Naveen Andrews ... Jonas Maliki
Daryl Hannah ... Angelica Turing
Alfonso Herrera ... Hernando
Eréndira Ibarra ... Daniela
Purab Kohli ... Rajan Rasal


While Capheus enjoys a welcome surprise, Lito makes a splash at a high-profile event. Riley works to gain the trust of a Sensate she saw at the rave.

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Release Date:

5 May 2017 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

São Paulo, Brazil See more »

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The title is always a phrase said by one of the characters in the episode. "Old Man of Hoy" says the line "Separated above, Connected Below." He says this when they Riley is asking him if it's possible to send a message to the other sensates. He says quicker than The internet and that in the 90's it was this group that created google. Just like the internet, when we aren't online through the myriads of social media accounts, emails, websites, and so on, we r very separate. But when we are connected through a series of (underground) wires, we are more connected than ever before in all of history. See more »


When Lito is making his speech at the Pride Parade, his microphone keeps switching back and forth between to very different microphone models. See more »


Riley Blue: Why didn't the charter just announce to the world that Homo sensoriums exist?
Old Man of Hoy: Look, we all know sapiens. I mean, some of my best friends are sapiens. When sapiens feel safe, they're the nicest people you could meet. However, feed their inner demons, frighten them, find reasons for them to divide themselves from otherness, and then watch those selfsame sapiens drop bombs on whole cities, drive planes into buildings and happily herd millions of their own kind into gas chambers. And that's just ...
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Written by Linda Perry
Performed by 4 Non Blondes
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Boring episode in a great series
24 August 2018 | by mattdysonSee all my reviews

This is a completely unnecessary episode where virtually nothing happens

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