May 13, 2012
Who's in it? Anna Lise Phillips as Maggie (from left), Graham Rogers as Danny, Tim Guiee as Ben, David Lyons as Bass Monroe, Billy Burke as Miles, Tracy Spiridakos as Charlie, Andrea Roth as Rachel, Maria Howell as Grace, JD Pardo as Nate, Zak Orth as Aaron, Giancarlo Esposito as Lt. Neville.
What it's about: Stop me if you've heard this one before: All forms of energy cease to exist, throwing the world into panic and disarray. This action drama picks up 15 years after the cataclysmic event and follows a group of characters struggling to survive in the brutal new world and one unlikely hero who could lead the world out of the dark.
How long before I bail?Yes, it's a been-there, done-that concept, but it comes from director Jon Favreau ("Iron Man," "Iron Man 2") and producers J.J. Abrams ("Fringe") and Eric Kripke ("Supernatural"). I'm in for the full run.