On January 17, 2018, it was announced that had joined the main cast in the role of Ernest Donovan.
On February 16, 2018, it was reported that six actors had been added to the series' cast including , , , , , and Keye Chen.
The series is based on the biography of Thelemic magician and scientist Strange Angel: The Otherworldly Life of Rocket Scientist John Whiteside Parsons by and was created by , who also executive produces and writes for the show.
The series was set to be produced by and his through their first-look deal at the network.
On April 4, 2018, it was reported that Karl Makinen was joining the series a recurring capacity.
On April 18, 2019, it was announced that the second season would premiere on June 13, 2019.
The trailer released Wednesday Oct.
By 2016, the series had advanced as far as setting up a writers room and producing multiple scripts for series consideration.