|Air date||April 17, 2014|
|Written by||Eoghan O'Donnell|
|Directed by||Stephen Williams|
|Episode Guide Transcript|
It is set premiere on April 17, 2015.
When a mysterious object crashes to earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse. They awaken to learn they have been deemed responsible for preventing the impending apocalypse.
A mysterious object plummets to earth landing in the New Mexico desert. The energy from the impact stops the hearts of five strangers. When they awaken they are suddenly connected. Vera, a scientist, Erin, a young mother, Peter, a foster kid, Raul, a federal agent and Joshua, a televangelist. These five strangers have been deemed part of The Messengers, Angels of the Apocalypse, and they must work together to prevent the rapture. Each of The Messengers awoke with a gift, ranging from the ability to heal to increased strength.
Cast & Characters
- Anna Diop as Rose Arvale
- Shantel VanSanten as Vera Buckley
- Craig Frank as Alan Harris
- JD Pardo as Raul Garcia
- Jon Fletcher as Joshua Silburn, Jr.
- Hannah Marshall as Charlotte Silburn
- Victor Slezak as Joshua SIlburn, Snr
- Sofia Black-D'Elia as Erin Calder
- Madison Dellamea as Amy Calder
- Joel Courtney as Peter Moore
- Lane Garrison as Ronnie
- Diogo Morgado as The Man
- Lexi Atkins as Alice
- Stewart Lyons
- Ava Jamshidi
- Kent Kubena
- Eoghan O'Donnell
- Basil Iwanuk
- Trey Callaway
- Stephen Williams
The episode was originally scheduled to air 10 April 2015. The CW announced the premiere was pushed back by one week to 17 April 2015.