The CW is declaring its independence from superheroes and reboots in TVLine’s unique teaser for the upcoming new drama The Republic of Sarah.
Premiering Monday, June 14 at 9/8c, the collection is about within the city of Greylock, New Hampshire, which is upended after a useful mineral useful resource is discovered underneath its land. When a mining firm enters with massive bulldozers to dig up the products, historical past instructor Sarah Cooper (Tell Me Your Secrets‘ Stella Baker) comes up with an unconventional thought to assist the residents save their beloved house: “Citing varied historic maps, she explains that the land on which Greylock sits was by no means correctly claimed by the United States,” per the official synopsis. “If Sarah and her buddies can persuade the city to vote for independence, Greylock would acquire worldwide sovereignty and will shield its land for good.”
The cast containsMegan Follows (Reign) as Sarah’s mom Ellen, a former state senator, and Luke Mitchell (Blindspot) as Sarah’s estranged lawyer brother Danny, who, “after enduring a troublesome childhood by the hands of his mom,” finds himself again house and “wanting to actual his revenge on a neighborhood he feels deserted him.”
Helping Sarah in her quest are fellow instructor Corinne Dearborn (Awkward‘s Hope Lauren), police officer Amy “AJ” Johnson (Hawaii Five-0‘s Nia Holloway) and diner supervisor Grover Simms (New Amsterdam‘s Ian Duff). Also becoming a member of the mission are a trio of highschool college students: L.A. transplant Maya Jimenez (Westworld‘s Izabella Alvarez), introspective outsider Tyler Easterbrook (The Liberator‘s Forrest Goodluck) and preppy “standard lady” Bella Whitmore (Fuller House‘s Landry Bender).
If The Republic of Sarah‘s premise sounds vaguely acquainted, it may be as a result of the challenge was beforehand within the works at CBS, with Grey’s Anatomy vet Sarah Drew set to star, earlier than being retooled for The CW. Elementary producer Jeffrey Paul King penned each variations of the pilot, with Marc Webb (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), Mark Martin, Jeff Grosvenor and Leo Pearlman serving as government producers.
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