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Flashforward 

A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blacks out and awakens with a short vision of their future.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Courtney B. Vance ...  Stanford Wedeck / ... 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Joseph Fiennes ...  Mark Benford 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Jack Davenport ...  Lloyd Simcoe 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Zachary Knighton ...  Dr. Bryce Varley 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Peyton List ...  Nicole Kirby 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Brían F. O'Byrne ...  Aaron Stark 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Sonya Walger ...  Dr. Olivia Benford 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Christine Woods ...  Janis Hawk 23 episodes, 2009-2010
John Cho ...  Demetri Noh 23 episodes, 2009-2010
Dominic Monaghan ...  Simon Campos 19 episodes, 2009-2010
Ryan Wynott ...  Dylan Simcoe / ... 15 episodes, 2009-2010
Barry Shabaka Henley ...  Agent Shelly Vreede 14 episodes, 2009-2010
Lennon Wynn ...  Charlie Benford 14 episodes, 2009-2010
Michael Ealy ...  Marshall Vogel 11 episodes, 2009-2010
Genevieve Padalecki ...  Tracy Stark 11 episodes, 2009-2010
Gabrielle Union ...  Zoey Andata 10 episodes, 2009-2010
Lee Thompson Young ...  Al Gough 10 episodes, 2009-2010
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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 Anonymous

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Everyone in the world will get a flash of their own future.


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Sonya Walger and Dominic Monaghan previously appeared together in Lost (2004), a television series that had flash-forwards as plot elements too. See more »

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Referenced in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.155 (2010) See more »

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OMG BRING BACK FLASHFOTWARD
15 November 2018 | by jessicafay-20100See all my reviews

It was so good. I watched it in 2010 and I still think about it. Bring it back


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