Flash Forward: Picked Up by ABC!

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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.

Flash Forward

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.

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