NYCC 2019: The Cast of ABC’s ‘Emergence’ Talks Uncovering the Show’s Mystery and More!
ABC’s newest drama series Emergence is filled with mystery, intrigue, and a stellar cast. The series is described as follows:
The show is only two episodes in, but has already captivated audiences around the country begging to find out the answer to the questions, “Who is Piper?”
We caught up with the series stars during New York Comic Con and talked about what it’s like filming the series and what fans can look forward to in the upcoming season.
Allison Tolman plays the lead role of Jo Evans said that the experience filming the series has been extremely enjoyable. The cast is well-bonded and thoroughly enjoys working together. She said:
For former Scrubs star Donald Faison, joining the series was about challenging himself as an actor. While he’s known for his comedic chops, Faison wanted to diversify a bit, and luckily for him, Emergence came along. He said:
Intertwined with character development is a burning mystery surrounding the identity of a young girl, Piper played by Alexa Swinton, found at the scene of a plane crash. It’s quickly revealed that she’s no ordinary little girl, and has mysterious powers and abilities. It’s still early in the season, but according to series star Owain Yeoman, viewers won’t have to wait too much longer to get some answers. When asked about which episode he found most exciting, he said:
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 Sawyer.
Questions will be answered, secrets revealed, and the storyline of the series is sure to be blown wide open when Emergence airs its highly anticipated 3rd episode tonight! Be sure to tune in to ABC on Tuesday nights at 10 PM each week to follow along and uncover the mystery!