CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of Salvation episode “The Manchurian Candidate” (2.09) that will be aired on Monday, August 20 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
Darius, Grace and Harris uncover the darkest secret yet, and Liam reconnects with Jillian.
“Salvation” is starring Santiago Cabrera (Darius Tanz), Jennifer Finnigan (Grace Barrows), Charlie Rowe (Liam Cole), Jacqueline Byers (Jillian Hayes) and Ian Anthony Dale (Harris Edwards).
Recurring Cast are Luke Arnold (Bass Shepherd), Samantha Ferris (Director Evelyn Davis), Veena Sood (Dr. Kandhari), Madison Smith (Nate Ryland), John Noble (Nicholas Tanz), Jonathan Silverman (Roland Cavanaugh), Christian Sloan (Whitehair aka Blond Streak).
Guest Cast are Mike Li (Aide), Yaroslav Poverlo (Andrey Vasilyev), James Lesure (Congressman Trey Thomason), Lexie Huber (Eloise Turner), Brittany Mitchell (FBI Tech) , Vladimir Moskovchenko (Ivan Petrenko), Sarah Edmonson (Nora), Alessandro Juliani (Senator Mitch Gitlow).
Salvation is a suspense thriller that centers on Liam Cole, an MIT grad student, and Darius Tanz, a tech superstar, who bring Pentagon official Grace Barrows a staggering discovery – that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.
Salvation is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Secret Hideout with executive producers Liz Kruger, Craig Shapiro, Alex Kurtzman, Heather Kadin, Stuart Gillard and Peter Lenkov.