Scoop: BLACK BOX on ABC - Thursday, July 10, 2014
"I Shall Be Released" - Dr. Morely admits a patient who is convinced he is dead. Doomed to enduring the advanced onset of the hallucination, he reluctantly agrees to some tests that reveal he has Cotard's Syndrome. A mother is at the end of her rope when her daughter displays signs of meningitis and fails to be diagnosed by several other doctors. Esme is hired at Will's restaurant to help out, and it isn't long before she discovers the truth about Delilah. Will confronts Catherine when he thinks she is hiding a secret. In a panic, Catherine reveals the truth only, not the one he was looking for, on "Black Box," THURSDAY, JULY 10 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Black Box" stars Kelly Reilly as Catherine Black, Ditch Davey as Dr. Ian Bickman, David Ajala as Will Van Renseller, Ali Wong as Dr. Lina Lark, Laura Fraser as Reagan Black, David Chisum as Joshua Black, Siobhan Williams as Esme Black with Terry Kinney as Dr. Owen Morely and Vanessa Redgrave as Dr. Hartramph.
Guest starring Sepideh Moafi as Farrah Mahmoud, Tasso Feldman as Leo Robinson, Audrey Esparza as Carlotta, Ali Ahn as Tinker, Tracee Chimo as Mackenzie, Rachel Brosnahan as Delilah, Ross Gibby as Keith, Emma Myerson as Lily, Sarah Goldberg as Florence, Daniel London as Dean, Alfredo Diaz as Dish Washer, Lucas Salvagno as Carlos, William Parry as Grandfather, Rebecca Nelson as Grandmother, Michael J. Burg as Anton, and Victoria Mack as Naomi.
"I Shall Be Released" was written by Ish Goldstein& Matthew Robinson and directed by Tricia Brock.
"Black Box" was created by Amy Holden Jones ("Mystic Pizza," "Indecent Proposal"). Ilene Chaiken ("The L Word"), Amy Holden Jones, Bryan Singer ("House," "X-Men"), Anne Thomopoulos ("Oz," "From the Earth to the Moon"), Oly Obst, Gary Michael Walters ("Drive," "Bobby"), David Lancaster ("Drive," Broadway's "The Bridges of Madison County") and Michel Litvak are the executive producers. The premiere episode, "Kiss the Sky," was written by Jones and directed by Simon Curtis ("My Week with Marilyn"). The series is a production of Bold Films Television and is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV form at with a 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to the airdate.
For more information about "Black Box" visit ABC.com/Black Box