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'FlashForward' - Essential Information


'FlashForward' - Essential Information

What 'FlashForward' Is About:

A worldwide two-minute blackout causes everyone to have visions of the same specific moment in the future. As an FBI team tries to sort out who or what is behind the event, everyone wonders whether the future they saw is destined to come true.
•  Episode Guide

Status of 'FlashForward':

FlashForward is currently not in production. It aired for 1 season, from Sep 9, 2009 to May 5, 2010. Network: ABC. For current showtimes see Show Listings.
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FlashForward is based on the 1999 novel by Robert J. Sawyer, and was a hot property contested by HBO, Fox, and ABC. The original creative force is Davis S. Goyer, who left in the early stages.
•  Image Gallery: 'FlashForward'

Key 'FlashForward' Characters:

The key character is Mark (Joseph Fiennes), an FBI agent who ends up working on unraveling the mystery of the event; his partner, wife, young daughter, babysitter, and AA sponsor are also involved. The worldwide nature of the experience leaves lots of room for peripheral characters to move in and out of focus.
•  Cast and Characters
•  Callis Joins 'FlashForward'

Flavor of 'FlashForward':

The effort to invoke the mysterious, hidden lever-pulling air of Lost is palpable, but good writing and strong performances take the show in its own direction.
•  Review: 'FlashForward' Premiere

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