Screen & Stage

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    By Kaylee Brewster

    Superheroes meet the supernatural in "The Nevers: Season 1" (TV-14), a mix of mystery, thriller, period piece, and steampunk action set in Victorian London after a cosmic event gives hundreds of people—mostly women—unusual abilities. The busy show centers on a group of tough, gifted women (led by Laura Donnelly and Ann Skelly) who protect "the touched" from the superstitious and chauvinistic society, and from a psychotic killer who calls herself Maladie (Amy Manson).