A mob threatens Andre and Kelly, but is it a fool’s errand? Someone makes a surprising return, while another makes an exit.

See the end of the show notes for spoilery content warnings.

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Cast & Crew


M’Shai Dash as Mamma Cherrie

Christian Young as August Caldwell

Marion Toro as Gemma Caldwell

Kim Gasiciel as Rhonda Caldwell

Calvin Joyal as Deputy Andre Pierce

Cass Minter as Kelly

Ivy Le as Dana Griggs

Elena Fernandez Collins as Maria

Rue Dickey as Hank Grimes

Cherrae Stuart as Karen Spaulding

Matthew Ewald as Don Spaulding

Jarvis Bailey as Agent Barton

Tonia Ransom as Agent Jones

Creator & Writer: Tonia Ransom

Director & Executive Producer: Tonia Ransom & Jen Zink

Sound Design: Jen Zink

Music & Theme: Lillian Boyd

Co-Executive Producer: Matthew Ewald

Associate Producer: Adam Rich

Sponsored in part by: Thea Jul Nielsen

Afflicted is produced by Ransom Media Productions.


Content Warnings (may contain spoilers)

Transphobia, discussion of death, dead bodies, grief, natural disasters, and ableism