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EXTANT
Air Date: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Time Slot: 9:00 PM-10:00 PM EST on CBS
Episode Title: (#101) "Re-Entry"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

ACADEMY AWARD WINNER HALLE BERRY STARS IN "EXTANT," A NEW SUMMER SERIES PREMIERING WEDNESDAY, JULY 9 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

"Re-Entry" - Astronaut Molly Woods tries to reconnect with her husband, John, and son, Ethan, after returning from a 13-month solo mission in outer space. Molly's mystifying experiences in space lead to events that will ultimately change the course of human history, on the series premiere of EXTANT, Wednesday, July 9 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Allen Coulter ("Boardwalk Empire") directed the premiere episode.

EXTANT, a new 13-episode serialized drama, is a co-production of CBS Studios and Amblin Television.

SERIES REGULARS:

Halle Berry (Molly Woods)
Goran Visnjic (John Woods)
Pierce Gagnon (Ethan Woods)
Hiroyuki Sanada (Hideki Yasumoto)
Michael O'Neill (Alan Sparks)
Grace Gummer (Julie Gelineau)
AND:
Camryn Manheim (Sam Barton)

GUEST CAST:

Maury Sterling (Gordon Kern)
Annie Wershing (Femi Dodd)
Brad Beyer (Harmon Kryger)
Anne Ramsay (Laurie Vinson)
Tami Roman (Cass Hendy)
Sergio Harford (Marcus Rawlins)
Jonathan Craig Williams (Bill Hendy)
Alisha Boe (Brynn Hendy)
Kevin Ryan (Balloon Vendor)
Rick Kelly (Segers)
Kenzo Lee (Tech)

WRITTEN BY: Mickey Fisher

DIRECTED BY: Allen Coulter

RATING: TBD

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EXTANT (CBS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/9/14 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (13 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 9/17/14; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from CBS's press release, March 2014) EXTANT is a mystery thriller about a female astronaut trying to reconnect with her family when she returns after a year in outer space. Her experiences lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history. EXTANT stars Halle Berry, Goran Visnjic, Camryn Manheim, Michael O'Neill, Hiroyuki Sanada, Pierce Gagnon and Grace Gummer. EXTANT is a co-production of CBS Television Studios and Amblin Television. Steven Spielberg, Greg Walker, Mickey Fisher, who wrote the script, Brooklyn Weaver, Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank serve as executive producers. Halle Berry is a co-executive producer.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Camryn Manheim as Sam Barton
· Goran Visnjic as John Watts
· Grace Gummer as Julie Gelineau
· Halle Berry as Molly Watts
· Hiroyuki Sanada as Kinji Matsumo
· Michael O'Neill as Alvin Sparks
· Pierce Gagnon as Ethan Watts
CREW INFORMATION:
· Allen Coulter as DIR (Pilot)
· Brooklyn Weaver as EP
· Darryl Frank as EP
· Greg Walker as EP
· Halle Berry as CO-EP
· Justin Falvey as EP
· Mickey Fisher as CRTR/EP
· Steven Spielberg as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Amblin Television
· CBS Television Studios