ABC has released the Official Synopsis of Alaska Daily episode “Pilot” (1.01), that will be aired on Thursday, October 6 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
After a fall from grace, fiercely talented and award-winning investigative journalist Eileen Fitzgerald leaves her high-profile New York life behind to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage. Her journey to find both personal and professional redemption begins.
“Alaska Daily” stars Hilary Swank as Eileen Fitzgerald Jeff Perry as Stanley Cornik, Matt Malloy as Bob Young, Meredith Holzman as Claire Muncy, Grace Dove as Rosalind “Roz” Friendly, Pablo Castelblanco as Gabriel Tovar, Ami Park as Yuna Park and Craig Frank as Austin Teague.
Guest starring is TBA.
This episode was written by Tom McCarthy and directed by Tom McCarthy (#101).
In Alaska Daily, Eileen Fitzgerald, a fiercely talented and award-winning investigative journalist who leaves her high-profile New York life behind after a fall from grace to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage on a journey to find both personal and professional redemption.
Alaska Daily is produced by ABC Studios. Tom McCarthy is creator and executive producer. Hilary Swank, Melissa Wells, Bert Salke, Kyle Hopkins, Ryan Binkley and Peter Elkoff, who will also serve as showrunner, are executive producers on the series.