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date (day) time network episode title
7/24/14 (Th.)9:00 PMABC(#101) Pilot (*)






ASTRONAUT WIVES CLUB, THE (ABC)
Premieres in TBA 2015 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2014/2015 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (10 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) Based on the book by Lily Koppel, this 10 episode limited series tells the story of the women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. As America's astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, Life Magazine documented the astronauts' families, capturing the behind-the-scenes lives of their young wives. Overnight, these women were transformed from military spouses into American royalty. As their celebrity rose and tragedy began to touch their lives, they rallied together.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Aaron McCusker as Wally Schirra
· Azure Parsons as Annie Glenn
· Bret Harrison as Gordon "Gordo" Cooper
· Desmond Harrington as Alan Shepherd
· Dominique McElligott as Louise Shepard
· Erin Cummings as Marge Slayton
· JoAnna Garcia Swisher as Betty Grissom
· Joel Johnstone as Gus Grissom
· Kenneth Mitchell as Deke Slayton
· Odette Annable as Trudy Cooper
· Yvonne Strahovski as Rene Carpenter
· Zoe Boyle as Jo Schirra
CREW INFORMATION:
· Janice Williams as EP
· Josh Schwartz as EP
· Len Goldstein as EP
· Lily Koppel as BOOK
· Lone Scherfig as DIR (Pilot)
· Michael London as EP
· Stephanie Savage as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· ABC Studios
· Fake Empire
· Groundswell Productions