UPDATED Fri 4/15/16: Added Hanna Mangan-Lawrence character interview
UPDATED Wed 4/13/16: Added Kristen Gutoskie character interview and “Pilot” Scene Clip
UPDATED Fri 4/01/16: Added David Gyasi character interview
UPDATED Wed 3/30/16: Added Christina Moses character interview
UPDATED Mon 3/28/16: Added Claudia Black and George Young Interviews
UPDATED Wed 3/23/16: Added Hope Truth Trailer clip
UPDATED Tues 3/22/16: Added Trevor St. John interview clip
UPDATED Fri 3/18/16: Added Chris Woods Interview clip
When a mysterious and deadly epidemic breaks out in Atlanta, a vast urban quarantine is quickly enforced, forcing those stuck on the inside to fight for their lives while local and federal officials desperately search for a cure. Trying to keep the peace on the streets is police officer Lex Carnahan, who has quickly risen through the ranks of the Atlanta PD. But Lex’s job becomes even harder when he learns that his longtime girlfriend, Jana, and his best friend and fellow officer Jake, are trapped within the cordoned area. Also quarantined in viral ground zero is 17 year-old Teresa, who is eight months pregnant and now separated from her boyfriend on the other side; Katie Frank, an elementary school teacher now placed on lockdown with her entire class, including her young son; and CDC researcher Dr. Victor Cannerts, the doctor who initially made the controversial call to quarantine the area and is now racing to find a cure for the virus. On the outside, Dr. Sabine Lommers is leading the government efforts to contain the outbreak, and has asked for Lex’s help in enforcing the cordon – which grows increasingly difficult as the public trust deteriorates. And the public has reason to be wary, as journalist Leo begins unraveling a conspiracy, finding that something doesn’t add up in the official story being told. Torn apart from their loved ones, the survivors trapped within the cordon are fighting against not only fatal infection, but also isolation, fear, and the disintegration of society around them. But as they begin to gain each other’s trust, hope remains, and on either side of the cordon unlikely heroes will rise.
CONTAINMENT stars David Gyasi (“Interstellar”); Christina Moses (“Starship: Apocalypse,” “Starship: Rising”); Chris Wood (“The Vampire Diaries”); Kristen Gutoskie (“Beaver Falls”); Claudia Black (“The Originals,” “Farscape”); George Young (“Casualty”); Hanna Mangan Lawrence (“Spartacus: War of the Damned”); and Trevor St. John (“One Life to Live”). Based on the original Belgian series created by Carl Joos for Eyeworks, CONTAINMENT is produced by My So-Called Company in association with Warner Bros. Television, with executive producers Julie Plec (“The Vampire Diaries,” “The Originals”) and David Nutter (“The Flash,” “Arrow”).
Containment | Hanna Mangan Lawrence Character Interview: Hanna Mangan-Lawrence tries to survive in a city divided when Containment premieres Tuesday at 9/8c on The CW.
Containment | Kristen Gutoskie Character Interview: A teacher fights to survive for her students when Containment begins this Tuesday at 9/8c on The CW.
Containment | Pilot Scene: The first rule to surviving a pandemic: 4-to-6 feet. Containment begins this Tuesday at 9/8c on The CW.
Containment | David Gyasi Character Interview: David Gyasi becomes a symbol of hope amid the chaos when Containment premieres Tuesday, April 19 on The CW.
Containment | Christina Moses Character Interview: The struggle to survive a killer virus is only half the battle when Containment premieres Tuesday, April 19 on The CW.
Containment | Claudia Black Character Interview: Claudia Black has the weight of the world on her shoulders when Containment premieres Tuesday, April 19 on The CW.
Containment | George Young Character Interview: One mistake from this doctor and it’s all over for humanity when Containment premieres Tuesday, April 19 on The CW.
Containment | Hope Truth Trailer: The truth will not be contained. From Executive Producer Julie Plec, Containment premieres April 19 on The CW.
Containment | Trevor St. John Character Interview: Meet the man trying to uncover the truth behind Containment, premiering Tuesday, April 19 on The CW.
Containment | Chris Wood Character Interview: Chris Wood prepares you for the all too real pandemic in Containment, premiering Tuesday, April 19 on The CW.
The cast and crew of Containment tell you what to expect from their outbreak thriller, coming soon to The CW.
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