SOMETIMES THE LOUDEST CRIES FOR HELP ARE MADE WITHOUT SOUNDS
ON ABC'S 'CASTAWAYS'
"A Cry For Help" - Matt attempts a dangerous swim to another part of the island and stumbles upon two other Castaways, Sawyer and Richard. The thought of splitting resources amongst the trio becomes a stark reality and another obstacle to overcome. Meanwhile, Tim sets out to explore the islands and discovers another camp. He is faced with the decision of staying or returning to his wounded friend, Krichelle. Guilt settles in as Tim questions the way he treated Eric a few days before, on "Castaways," TUESDAY, SEPT. 4 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
The only way to leave the remote islands is to persevere long enough to be rescued or to quit. As dramatic situations unfold on an expanse of islands in the South Pacific, the series flashes back to the real lives of each participant in documentary fashion, demonstrating haunting parallels to the lives they left behind.
"Castaways" is produced by Nomad Entertainment which specializes in unscripted television and documentary features. Emmy(R)-nominated producer Grant Kahler serves as showrunner. Kahler's credits include serving as creator and executive producer of Discovery Channel's "Alaska: The Last Frontier" and History's "Madhouse," as well as serving as executive producer of the hit competition series "Alone" and "The Selection" for History.
"Castaways" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. This episode carries a TV-PG, L parental guideline.