The CW has released the Official Synopsis of The 100 episode “Heavy Lies the Crown” (4.02) that will be aired on Wednesday, February 8 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
The burden of leading weighs heavily upon Clarke (Eliza Taylor) and Bellamy (Bob Morley) when different challenges force them to determine who will live and die.
Paige Turco, Marie Avgeropoulos, Devon Bostick, Lindsey Morgan, Christopher Larkin, Richard Harmon, Zach McGowan, Isaiah Washington and Henry Ian Cusick also star.
“Heavy Lies the Crown” (#402) was written by Justine Juel Gillmer and directed by Ed Fraiman.
In The 100, Ninety-seven years ago, nuclear Armageddon decimated planet Earth, destroying civilization. The only survivors were the 400 inhabitants of 12 international space stations. Resources are running out on their dying ”Ark” – the 12 stations now linked. Draconian measures are the order of the day, including secretly exiling a group of 100 juvenile prisoners to the Earth’s surface to test whether it’s habitable. For the first time in nearly a century, humans have returned to planet Earth.
The series stars Eliza Taylor as Clarke, Paige Turco as Abby, Thomas McDonell as Finn, Eli Goree as Wells, Marie Avgeropoulos as Octavia, Bob Morley as Bellamy, Kelly Hu as Cece, Christopher Larkin as Monty, Devon Bostick as Jasper, with Isaiah Washington as Chancellor Jaha, and Henry Ian Cusick as Kane.
Based on the upcoming book series by Kass Morgan, The 100 is from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios with executive producers Matthew Miller, Jason Rothenberg, Bharat Nalluri, Leslie Morgenstein and Gina Girolamo.