ABC has released the Official Synopsis of Still Star-Crossed episode “Nature Hath Framed Strange Fellows in Her Time” (1.05), that will be aired on Saturday, July 15 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
THEY SAY TO KEEP YOUR FRIENDS CLOSE AND YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER
When Benvolio finds himself in serious trouble, he surprisingly turns to Rosaline for help. Meanwhile, Princess Isabella travels to Venice to try and make peace with the Doge, but quickly discovers he has other intentions.
“Still Star-Crossed” stars Grant Bowler as Lord Damiano Montague, Wade Briggs as Benvolio Montague, Torrance Coombs as Count Paris, Dan Hildebrand as Friar Lawrence, Lashana Lynch as Rosaline Capulet, Ebonee Noel as Livia Capulet, Medalion Rahimi as Princess Isabella, Zuleikha Robinson as Lady Guiliana Capulet, Sterling Sulieman as Prince Escalus, Susan Wooldridge as Nurse and Anthony Head as Lord Silvestro Capulet.
Guest starring are Claire Cooper as Tessa Montague, Julio Perrilan as Matteo, Jimmy Castro as Royal Guard, Ferdinand Kingsley as Aldo Lazzara, Caspar as Pagolo Abbatelli, Joey Sordyl as Mauricio and Sam Pamphilon as Lorenzo Donato/the Doge.
“Nature Hath Framed Strange Fellows in Her Time” (#105) was written by Brian Stampnitsky & Christina M. Walker and directed by Ericson Core.
Still Star-Crossed picks up where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet ends, charting the treachery, fight for power and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets in the wake of the young lovers’ tragic fate. The series is based on the eponymous book by Melinda Taub.
In the wake of Romeo and Juliet’s tragic deaths, the Montague and Capulet rivalry escalates. A new royal takes the throne and struggles to determine what is best for his city when Verona as an epicenter of mayhem.
Still Star-Crossed was developed for television by Heather Mitchell, who is writer and executive producer. Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers, Mark Wilding, Michael Goldstein and Michael Offer also serve as executive producers.
Note: The airdate has been changed by ABC from July 3 to July 15.