Fox has released the Official Synopsis of The Passage episode “Pilot” (1.01), that will be aired on Monday, January 14 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
THE HUNT FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT GIRL IN THE WORLD BEGINS
Based on the best-selling trilogy, THE PASSAGE centers on Project NOAH, a secret medical facility where scientists are experimenting with a dangerous virus that could lead to the cure for all disease, but also carries the potential to wipe out the human race. As an imminent flu epidemic threatens the U.S., Federal Agent Brad Wolgast (Mark-Paul Gosselaar) is tasked with bringing in the experiment’s latest chosen test subject, a ten-year-old girl, Amy Bellafonte. But, after meeting Amy, Brad’s loyalties to Project NOAH are tested.
“The Orville” stars Mark-Paul Gosselaar as Brad Wolgast, Saniyya Sidney as Amy Bellafonte, Jamie McShane as Tim Fanning, Caroline Chikezie as Major Nichole Sykes, Emmanuelle Chriqui as Dr. Lila Kyle, Brianne Howey as Shauna Babcock, McKinley Belcher III as Anthony Carter, Henry Ian Cusick as Dr. Jonas Lear and Vincent Piazza as Clark Richards.
Guest starring are Jason Fuchs as Lawrence Grey and Zach Appelman as Agent Phil Doyle.
The Passage focuses on Project NOAH, a secret medical facility where scientists are experimenting with a dangerous virus that could lead to the cure for all disease, but also carries the potential to wipe out the human race. When a young girl, Amy Bellafonte, is chosen to be a test subject, Federal Agent Brad Wolgast is the man who is tasked with bringing her to Project NOAH. Ultimately, however, Wolgast becomes her surrogate father, trying to protect her at any cost.
From 20th Century Fox Television with executive producers Liz Heldens, Matt Reeves, Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker, Adam Kassan and Jason Ensler. Based on author Justin Cronin’s best-selling trilogy of the same name.