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MIDNIGHT, TEXAS
Air Date: Monday, July 24, 2017
Time Slot: 10:00 PM-11:00 PM EST on NBC
Episode Title: (#101) "PILOT"
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"MIDNIGHT, TEXAS"

"PILOT" ORIGINAL

07/24/2017 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : SERIES PREMIERE -- THE TOWN OF MIDNIGHT, TEXAS IS A SAFE HAVEN FOR SUPERNATURALS AND SITS ON THE VEIL BETWEEN THE LIVING AND HELL - Manfred Bernardo (Fran�ois Arnaud), a powerful psychic on the run, decides to hide out in the small, sleepy town of Midnight, Texas. But when he's haunted by the ghost of a recently murdered Midnighter, Manfred discovers this sleepy community is a mysterious safe haven for outsiders with secrets - both supernatural and human - including Lemuel (Peter Mensah), an energy-leeching vampire; Olivia (Arielle Kebbel), a beautiful assassin; Fiji (Parisa Fitz-Henley), a witch with a cranky cat; Creek (Sarah Ramos), a spunky writer with big dreams; Bobo (Dylan Bruce), a pawnshop owner with a hidden past; the Rev (Yul Vazquez), who has an obsession for animals; and Joe (Jason Lewis), an angelic tattoo artist. In addition to the colorful residents, Manfred learns the town itself sits on a veil between the living and dead. He pledges to join the Midnighters in the fight to protect their home from suspicious cops and other outside forces. TV-14 V

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MIDNIGHT, TEXAS (NBC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/24/17 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (summer 2017)
TIME SLOT:
mondays from 10:00 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (10 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, March 2017) Based on the best-selling book series by Charlaine Harris (author of the novels that inspired "True Blood"), "Midnight, Texas" stars François Arnaud ("The Borgias") as Manfred, a charming, powerful psychic who can communicate with spirits and finds safety in Midnight surrounding himself with both human and supernatural allies. Midnight is also home to Bobo, proprietor of Midnight's local pawn shop (Dylan Bruce, "Orphan Black"); Fiji, a witch who owns the local wiccan shop (Parisa Fitz-Henley, "Luke Cage"); Olivia, a mysterious assassin with a weapon for every occasion (Arielle Kebbel, "The Vampire Diaries"); Joe, an angel who knows all of Midnight's secrets having been around for millennia (Jason Lewis, "Sex and the City"); Lemuel, a wise vampire with a long history in Midnight (Peter Mensah, "True Blood"); Creek, an aspiring writer with big dreams (Sarah Ramos, "Parenthood"); and Rev. Emilio Sheehan, who can't resist the pull of a full moon (Yul Vazquez, "Captain Phillips").
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Arielle Kebbel as Olivia
· Dylan Bruce as Bobo
· Francois Arnaud as Manfred
· Jason Lewis as Joe
· Parisa Fitz-Henley as Fiji
· Peter Mensah as Lemuel
· Sarah Ramos as Creek
· Yul Vazquez as Emilio Sheehan
CREW INFORMATION:
· Charlaine Harris as BOOK
· David Janollari as EP
· Monica Owusu-Breen as CRTR/EP
· Niels Arden Oplev as EP/DIR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· David Janollari Entertainment
· Universal Television