After the entire world's population blacks out for approximately 2 minutes and 17 seconds, which in effect causes the entire world to see a glimpse of life 6 months into the future, an elite FBI task force is formed to investigate who/what caused the global blackout, whether the events foreseen were simply flashes or true events of what's to come, and whether or not it could possibly happen again... Written by
Everyone in the world will get a flash of their own future.
Did You Know?
The flashforwards show the characters visions of what may or may not happen on April 29th 2010. April 29th is the birthday of Robert J. Sawyer
, the author whose novel the show is based on. See more