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date (day) time network episode title
6/18/15 (Th.)8:00 PMABC(#101) Pilot (*)
7/24/14 (Th.)9:00 PMABC(#101) Pilot (*)






ASTRONAUT WIVES CLUB, THE (ABC)
Premieres Thursday, June 18
BROADCAST HISTORY:
6/18/15 - ???
STATUS:
new this summer (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
thursdays from 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST
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
· Evan Handler as Duncan "Dunk" Pringle
· JoAnna Garcia Swisher as Betty Grissom
· Joel Johnstone as Gus Grissom
· Kenneth Mitchell as Deke Slayton
· Matt Lanter as Ed White
· Odette Annable as Trudy Cooper
· Wilson Bethel as Scott Carpenter
· 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