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'Fringe' Synopsis and General Information

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'Fringe' Synopsis and General Information © Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Michael Lavine

'Fringe' Synopsis:

When Flight 627 lands at Boston’s Logan Airport with no signs of life on it, a special task force led by FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham is sent to investigate. Olivia's partner, Special Agent John Scott, is almost killed during the investigation, which leads her to seek the help of Dr. Walter Bishop, an incredibly brilliant man who has been institutionalized for the last 17 years.

Since Bishop's son Peter is the only person who can arrange a meeting, Olivia is forced to let him in on this mysterious situation.

After Olivia's investigation leads them to multi-billion dollar corporation Massive Dynamic, the entire team soon learns that what took place on Flight 627 is just the tip of the iceberg.

Premiere:

September 9, 2008

When is it on?:

Tuesdays at 9pm EST on Fox.

Starring:

Anna Torv as Olivia Dunham
Joshua Jackson as Peter Bishop
John Noble as Walter Bishop
Lance Reddick as Phillip Broyles
Kirk Acevedo as Charlie Francis
Mark Valley as John Scott
Blair Brown as Nina Sharp
Jasika Nicole as Astrid Farnsworth

Executive Producers:

J.J. Abrams ( Lost)
Alex Kurtzman
Roberto Orci

Trivia:

Lance Reddick (Phillip Broyles) has also appeared on Lost, another J.J. Abrams series.

Meet the Cast of 'Fringe':

Is it Worth Your Precious Viewing Time?:

J.J. Abrams & Joshua Jackson working together on a mystery-thriller? You bet!

How Fox Describes 'Fringe':

"A fantastical thriller about an unlikely trio who uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, more disturbing pattern that blurs the line between the possible and the impossible."

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