When Does "Emergence" Start? ABC Releases Premiere Date
ABC's new drama series Emergence premieres TUESDAY, SEPT. 24 10|9c, following a lineup that includes The Conners 8|7c, Bless This Mess 8:30|7:30c, mixed-ish 9|8c and black-ish 9:30|8:30c. Emergence is a character-driven genre thriller following police Chief Jo Evans (Allison Tolman), who takes in a young child named Piper (Alexa Swinton), after finding her near the site of a mysterious accident. Piper has no memory of what has happened. The investigation draws Jo into a conspiracy larger than she ever imagined, and Piper's identity is at the center of it all.
Emergence stars Allison Tolman as Jo Evans, Alexa Swinton as Piper, Owain Yeoman as Benny Gallagher, Ashley Aufderheide as Mia Evans, Robert Bailey Jr. as Officer Chris Minetto, Zabryna Guevara as Abby Frasier with Donald Faison as Alex Evans and Clancy Brown as Ed.
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Written and executive produced by Michele Fazekas & Tara Butters (Kevin (Probably) Saves the World, Marvel's Agent Carter, Resurrection, Reaper), Paul McGuigan directs the pilot and is an executive producer. Emergence is produced by ABC Studios. ABC Studios is a part of Disney Television Studios, a collection of studios comprised of 20th Century Fox Television, ABC Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios.