tv.broadwayworld.com

Lauren Ambrose, Steven Pasquale, Ellen Burstyn, et al. to Star in A&E's COMA, 9/3-4

Related: A&E, Ridley Scott, Tony Scott, Coma

AE-Premieres-Ridley-and-Tony-Scotts-COMA-93-4-20120612

A&E Network presents "Coma," a four-hour epic two-night event from Ridley and Tony Scott featuring a multiple Academy Award and Emmy Award-winning cast with Lauren Ambrose ("Six Feet Under"), Steven Pasquale ("Rescue Me"), Geena Davis, James Woods, Ellen Burstyn and Richard Dreyfuss. "Coma," a modern day retelling of the bestselling novel by Robin Cook and based on the film by Michael Crichton, premieres on Labor Day, Monday, September 3 and concludes on Tuesday, September 4, airing at 9PM ET/PT on both nights.

"Coma" also stars James Rebhorn ("Law & Order," "White Collar"), Joe Morton ("The Good Wife"), Michael Weston ("House") and Joseph Mazello ("The Pacific," "The Social Network"). Emmy Award winner Mikael Salomon ("Band of Brothers") directs the John J. McLaughlin (BLACK SWAN) penned script.

From the team behind A&E's Emmy-nominated miniseries "The Andromeda Strain," and the hit drama series "The Good Wife," "Coma" is a thriller about a young doctor (Lauren Ambrose) who discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table.

"Coma" is produced by Sony Pictures Television for A&E Network. Executive producers are Ridley Scott, Tony Scott, David W. Zucker, Martin Erlichman and Mikael Salomon.

A&E is "Real Life. Drama." Now reaching more than 99 million homes, A&E is television that you can't turn away from; where unscripted shows are dramatic and scripted dramas are authentic. A&E offers a diverse mix of high quality entertainment ranging from the network's original scripted series, including "The Glades" and "Longmire," to signature non-fiction franchises, including the Emmy-winning "Intervention," "Duck Dynasty," "Hoarders," "Beyond Scared Straight" and "Storage Wars," and the most successful justice shows on cable, including "The First 48." The A&E website is located at www.aetv.com.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

Related Links
Photo Flash: The CW Debuts Key Art for THE FLASH & JANE THE VIRGINPhoto Flash: The CW Debuts Key Art for THE FLASH & JANE THE VIRGIN
August 26, 2014
thePlatform Expands Role as BT's Centralized Video Publishing System for BT TVthePlatform Expands Role as BT's Centralized Video Publishing System for BT TV
August 26, 2014
RED BAND SOCIETY Fans Help Fox Raise $100,000 for Charity; Debut Episode Unlocked!RED BAND SOCIETY Fans Help Fox Raise $100,000 for Charity; Debut Episode Unlocked!
August 22, 2014
Stephen King's BIG DRIVER to Premiere in October on LifetimeStephen King's BIG DRIVER to Premiere in October on Lifetime
August 21, 2014
New Season of STORAGE WARS Among This Week's A&E PremieresNew Season of STORAGE WARS Among This Week's A&E Premieres
August 20, 2014


About Author

Subscribe to Author Alerts

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber