TNT has released the Official Synopsis of The Last Ship episode episode “SOS” (1.07) that will be aired on August 3, 2014.
After picking up a distress call near Jamaica, Chandler and a small team stage a rescue attempt. But a surprise attack leaves Chandler and Tex stranded at sea. Slattery and the crew search desperately to find their lost at sea Captain and his comrade, hoping to do so before their enemies beat them to it.
In The Last Ship, their mission is simple: Find a cure. Stop the virus. Save the world. When a global pandemic wipes out eighty percent of the planet’s population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction.
The Last Ship is based on the 1988 novel by William Brinkley. Executive producers include Michael Bay.