Many new fall shows premiered this week, and luckily for us, LOST veterans can be found all over the large and small screen this season. Which shows have you already watched? Which are you looking forward to? And will any of you tune in or shell out your hard earned cash just to see your friends from the island?
Nestor Carbonell (Richard) now appears as Victor Machado in the CW’s Ringer. He’s an FBI agent determined to protect Bridget, played by lead Sarah Michelle Gellar who assumes the life of her wealthy twin.
Henry Ian Cusick (Desmond) plays a Washington, DC, litigator in ABC’s mid-season replacement Scandal.
Emmy winner Michael Emerson (Ben) stars in CBS’s eagerly awaited Person of Interest as billionaire Mr. Finch – who created a post-9/11 computer system capable of warning him of crimes before they happen. LOST’s JJ Abrams and former LOST producer Bryan Burk are executive producers.
Jorge Garcia (Hurley) stars as a scholar of Alcatraz Island history in Fox’s mid-season replacement Alcatraz. The show revolves around past Alcatraz prisoners who mysteriously appear in the present and also features former LOST producer/writer Elizabeth Sarnoff, JJ Abrams and Bryan Burk, as well as director Jack Bender.
Josh Holloway (Sawyer) was most recently seen as Black Rider in Community’s 2011 season finale. He can next be found in the big screen thriller Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol.
LOST writers Eddy Kitsis and Adam Horowitz penned ABC’s Once Upon A Time about fairytale characters whose existence bleeds into the real world. Doting fans will reportedly find LOST “easter eggs” scattered throughout the show. Alan Dale (Widmore) plays the father of Prince Charming, and Damon Lindelof is a consultant and producer.
Evangeline Lilly (Kate) appears in next month’s big screen release of Real Steel, and is currently filming The Hobbit series in which she plays woodland elf Tauriel.
Rebecca Mader (Charlotte) appeared on last season’s No Ordinary Family, and more recently showed up on USA’s Covert Affairs and Syfy’s Alphas.
Terry O’Quinn (Locke) this season joins regular cast member Daniel Dae Kim (Jin) on CBS’s returning Hawaii Five-O. O’Quinn plays a former Navy SEAL who trained McGarrett and doesn’t take “No” for an answer.
Tania Raymonde (Alex) appears as an LAPD officer chasing zombies and vampires on MTV’s Death Valley. And the even better news is that she’ll also be guest-starring on Hawaii Five-O opposite two of her former costars!