Starz has released the Official Synopsis of Black Sails episode “XXXVI” (4.08) that will be aired on Sunday, March 19 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
A rescue plan threatens to divide Flint and Silver. Max learns the true price of freedom. Rackham seeks his prey. The Walrus enters uncharted territory.
The Black Sails stars Toby Stephens as James McGraw/Flint, Hannah New as Eleanor Guthrie, Luke Arnold as John Silver, Jessica Parker Kennedy as Max, Tom Hopper as William “Billy Bones” Manderly, Zach McGowan as Charles Vane, Toby Schmitz as Jack Rackham, Clara Paget as Anne Bonny, Mark Ryan as Hal Gates, Hakeem Kae-Kazim as Mr. Scott, Sean Cameron Michael as Richard Guthrie, Louise Barnes as Miranda Hamilton/Barlow, Rupert Penry-Jones as Thomas Hamilton, Luke Roberts as Woodes Rogers and Ray Stevenson as Edward Teach.
In Black Sails is set roughly two decades before the events of Treasure Island and during the Golden Age of Piracy, with the feared Captain Flint brings on a younger crew member as they fight for the survival of New Providence Island.
Black Sails is from Platinum Dunes for Starz, with executive producers Michael Bay, Brad Fuller, Andrew Form, Jonathan E. Steinberg, Chris Symes, Robert Levine, Michael Chernuchin and Dan Shotz.