DR. BLACK ADMITS A PATIENT THAT SUFFERS FROM EXPLODING HEAD SYNDROME,
ON ABC'S BLACK BOX
Olivia Birkelund and Edward Herrmann Guest Star in the Primetime Drama Series
"Sweet Little Lies" - Dr. Black's team of fourth year medical students try to determine why a young nanny is suffering from hallucinations of her head exploding. Will and Catherine struggle to get their relationship back on track after she reveals that she cheated on him during a manic episode. After the chief of neurosurgery suffers a seizure during surgery, the Cube's medical director calls a meeting to announce that any doctors suffering from medical conditions that could harm patients must come forward, on "Black Box," THURSDAY, MAY 1 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Black Box" stars Kelly Reilly as Catherine Black, Ditch Davey as Dr. Ian Bickman, David Ajala as Will Van Renseller, Ali Wong as Dr. Lina Lark, Laura Fraser as Reagan Black, David Chisum as Joshua Black, Siobhan Williams as Esme Black with Terry Kinney as Dr. Owen Morely and Vanessa Redgrave as Dr. Hartramph.
Guest starring Aja Naomi King as Ali Henslee, Tasso Feldman as Leo Robinson, JD Williams as George, Audrey Esparza as Carlotta, Olivia Birkelund as Karina Black, Sawyer Barth as Young Joshua, Adrienne Warren as Carrie Waylan, Heidi Armbruster as Mrs. Frank, Erick Abbate as Oliver Frank, Edward Herrmann as Dr. Raynaud, Zachary fine as Peter Raynaud, Simon Feil as ICU Doctor, Sandra Sampayo as Nurse, Lulu Wilson as Young Catherine, and Susan Bennett as Store Employee.
"Sweet Little Lies" was written by Amy Holden Jones and directed by Simon Curtis.
"Black Box" was created by Amy Holden Jones ("Mystic Pizza," "Indecent Proposal"). Ilene Chaiken ("The L Word"), Amy Holden Jones, Bryan Singer ("House," "X-Men"), Anne Thomopoulos ("Oz," "From the Earth to the Moon"), Oly Obst, Gary Michael Walters ("Drive," "Bobby"), David Lancaster ("Drive," Broadway's "The Bridges of Madison County") and Michel Litvak are the executive producers. The premiere episode, "Kiss the Sky," was written by Jones and directed by Simon Curtis ("My Week with Marilyn"). The series is a production of Bold Films Television and is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with a 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to airdate.
For more information about "Black Box" visit ABC.com/Black Box