Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside.
An innocent man is framed for the homicide of the Vice President's brother and scheduled to be executed at a super-max penitentiary, thus it's up to his younger brother to save him with his genius scheme: install himself in the same prison by holding up a bank and, as the final month ticks away, launch the escape plan step-by-step to break the both of them out, with his full-body tattoo acting as his guide; a tattoo which hides the layout of the prison facility and necessary clues vital to the escape.Written by
Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell are very close friends in real life. They also portray criminal partners Captain Cold and Heatwave in the The Flash (2014) and its spin-off, DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016). They are actually responsible for the creation of this 5th season: while working together on the set of DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016), Purcell suggested a reboot of the series to Miller. Miller agreed, took the idea to Fox, pitched it as a series, and the network picked it up. See more »
In the opening credits, there is a set blueprints shown on the right side of the screen. One line states 7' 15" and another says 23' 15", there are only 12 inches in a foot, the true measurements would be 8' 3" and 24' 3" See more »