It's official: ABC has found its new Lost. Or so it hopes.
The network has picked up Flash Forward, a high-concept series that's already being promoted during episodes season-ending episodes of Lost.
The show is based on a novel by Robert J. Sawyer. It follows the aftermath of a global catastrophe in which everyone on the planet passes out for two minutes.
During the collective blackout, everyone sees a vision of their future.
The cast includes Joseph Fiennes, Sonya Walger, John Cho, Courtney B. Vance and Christine Woods.