ABC has released the Official Synopsis of Rebel episode “Patient X” (1.02), that will be aired on Thursday, April 8 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
Blindsided and upset by Grady’s sudden change of heart, Rebel proceeds to help Cruz build their case against Stonemore and enlists Lana’s assistance to convince a former patient to aid in their case. Meanwhile, Cassidy shares surprising news with Cruz who is simultaneously dealing with trauma from his own past. Elsewhere, Nate tries to prove Rebel wrong and recruits a colleague to help with his heart valve study.
“Rebel” stars stars Katey Sagal as Annie “Rebel” Bello, John Corbett as Grady Bello, James Lesure as Benji, Lex Scott Davis as Cassidy, Tamala Jones as Lana, Ariela Barer as Ziggy, Kevin Zegers as Nate, Sam Palladio as Luke and Andy Garcia as Cruz.
Guest starring are Mo McRae as Amir, Mary McDonnell as Helen, Jalen Thomas Brooks as Sean, Adam Arkin as Mark Duncan, Abigail Spencer as Misha and Dan Bucatinsky as Professor Jason Erickson.
This episode was written by (TBA) and directed by (TBA) (#102).
Inspired by the life of Erin Brockovich today, Annie “Rebel” Bello is a blue-collar legal advocate without a law degree. She’s a funny, messy, brilliant and fearless woman who cares desperately about the causes she fights for and the people she loves. When Rebel applies herself to a fight she believes in, she will win at almost any cost.
Rebel is produced by ABC Signature in association with Sony Pictures Television. ABC Signature, alongside 20th Television, is a part of Disney Television Studios. Executive produced by Krista Vernoff and Alexandre Schmitt of Trip the Light, Erin Brockovich, John Davis and John Fox of Davis Entertainment, Andrew Stearn, Marc Webb and Adam Arkin.