The CW has released the Official Synopsis of Swamp Thing episode “Pilot” (1.01) that will be aired on Tuesday, October 6 at 8:00-09:30 PM.
When a mysterious illness strikes the small Louisiana town of Marais, CDC investigator Abby Arcane (Crystal Reed) is sent back to investigate. Meanwhile, biologist Alec Holland (Andy Bean) goes missing while investigating in the depts of the swamp and something else rises in his place: Swamp Thing (Derek Mears), a mysterious creature born of the swamp’s mystical and terrifying secrets.
“Swamp Thing” is starring Crystal Reed as Dr. Abby Arcane, Virginia Madsen as Maria Sunderland, Andy Bean as Alec Holland, Derek Mears as Swamp Thing, Henderson Wade as Matt Cable, Maria Stern as Liz Tremayne, Jeryl Prescott as Madame Xanadu, Jennifer Beals as Sheriff Lucilia Cable and Will Patton as Avery Sunderland
Swamp Thing, follows Abby Arcane as she investigates what seems to be a deadly swamp-born virus in a small town in Louisiana but soon discovers that the swamp holds mystical and terrifying secrets. When unexplainable and chilling horrors emerge from the murky marsh, no one is safe.
“Swamp Thing” is produced by Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros. Television. with executive producer James Wan, Mark Verheiden, Gary Dauberman, Michael Clear, Len Wiseman, and Rob Hackett.