Following a horrific plane crash, 48 survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 from Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles, California, USA, find themselves on an uncharted tropical island in the South Pacific Ocean that is full of secrets, as they come to learn. The first day on the island is full of monsters, countdowns, screams, stories of the past and an unfolding love story between the quick-thinking Jack Shepherd, a doctor, and the level-headed Kate Austen, a mysterious young woman. Jack, Kate and Charlie, a former British rock music player and heroin junkie, venture into the jungle to locate the pilot cockpit to find the transciever and come up against a mysterious and unseen island "beast". Other survivors with mysterious pasts are introduced: The Iraqi with personal demons Sayid; the bumblingly awkward Hurley; the determined John Locke; the unpleasant and unfriendly self-serving swindler and sociopath Sawyer who tests everyone's patience; the very pregnant Australian teenager Claire ... Written by
Did You Know?
The numbers: Jack's seat on the plane was found on row 23, one of the mythical, recurring numbers. It is visible during the flashback when he stands as Charlie rushes past him. This marks the first appearance of any of the numbers. See more
When Jack uses his tie in the first scenes, you can see he is still wearing it in the next shot. See more
Kate, there's a certain gargantuan quality about this thing!
Written by Michael Giacchino
Performed by The Hollywood Studio Symphony See more