Episode 1×11 “Most Reckless Thing I’ve Ever Done”
With rumors of a new Alaskan newspaper swirling, the team investigates their competition and what it means for the future of local news.
Meanwhile, Eileen and Roz listen to Gloria’s final call and find their lead before an innocent man is put away.
Air Date: Thursday, March 30 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Episode 1×10 “Truth is a Slow Bullet”
While making progress on Gloria’s case, both Eileen and Roz are offered new career opportunities, leaving them to consider what may lie beyond Alaska.
Meanwhile, Bob steps out of his comfort zone, and Austin’s custody agreement turns sour.
Air Date: Thursday, March 23 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Episode 1×09 “Rush to Judgement”
When a new finding makes a familiar face the top suspect in Gloria Nanmac’s case, Eileen and Roz hustle to report first.
Meanwhile, Austin and Claire follow Conrad Pritchard’s trail to figure out what he is really up to in Alaska.
Air Date: Thursday, March 16 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Photos: “Rush to Judgement”
Episode 1×08 “Tell a Reporter Not to Do Something And …”
As the team grapples with the incident’s aftermath, they support one another as the daily grind continues and bleak budgets loom for the paper.
Meanwhile, new discoveries surrounding Gloria’s death highlight leads that could reclassify the case.
Air Date: Thursday, March 9 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Episode 1×07 “Enemy of the People”
The stakes are high when Concerned Citizen targets Eileen at gunpoint and takes her hostage in the newsroom.
As the clock ticks, the team races to help before it’s too late.
Air Date: Thursday, March 2 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Photos: “Enemy of the People”
Episode 1×06 “You Can’t Put a Price on a Life”
When two local women go missing, Roz grows frustrated over the lack of equal attention both cases are receiving; and Stanley agrees to have the team write a comparison piece on the two missing girls.
Meanwhile, Bob gives Roz and Eileen a lead on Gloria’s case, and after they appear on local radio show “Concerned Citizens,” threats escalate to perilous new heights.
Air Date: Thursday, Nov. 17 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Episode 1×05 “I Have No Idea What You’re Talking About, Eileen”
When someone from Eileen’s past comes to Alaska, she goes against orders, causing a frenetic scene which has some unexpected consequences.
Meanwhile, Eileen and Roz gain a new lead on Gloria’s case.
“I Have No Idea What You’re Talking About, Eileen” was written by Chitra Sampath and directed by Patricia Riggen.
Air Date: Thursday, Nov. 3 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Episode 1×04 “The Weekend”
It’s the Alaska State Fair and The Daily Alaskan team is covering every angle of this beloved annual event, including Gabriel who is excited for his first assigned story.
When his reporting leads him somewhere unexpected, he rises to the occasion with Eileen’s support.
Meanwhile, Eileen and Roz have very different weekends before reuniting to make more progress on their investigation.
Air Date: Thursday, Oct. 27 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Photos: “The Weekend”
Episode 1×03 “It’s Not Personal”
Eileen, Roz and Sylvie travel to Meade to learn more about a suspect in Gloria’s case and connect with the local police chief, which proves to be more challenging than expected.
When Austin learns about a political candidate’s murky financial ties, Stanley must decide if they can publish with the newspaper’s owner having endorsed the candidate.
Air Date: Thursday, Oct. 20 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Photos: “It’s Not Personal”
Episode 1×02 “A Place We Came Together”
When Roz and Eileen find a lead in Gloria’s case, Eileen calls in a favor to help them track down the person of interest.
Meanwhile, Claire investigates why beloved local restaurant Rita’s is selling to a big corporation.
After landing her first front page story, Yuna learns that success in journalism sometimes comes at a cost.
Air Date: Thursday, Oct. 13 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
Photos: “A Place We Came Together”
Episode 1×01 “Pilot”
After a fall from grace, fiercely talented and award-winning investigative journalist Eileen Fitzgerald leaves her high-profile New York life behind to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage.
Her journey to find both personal and professional redemption begins on the series premiere of Alaska Daily.
Air Date: Thursday Oct. 6 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
ABOUT ALASKA DAILY
ALASKA DAILY (10:01-11:00 p.m. ET/PT)
Season One Premieres Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022
From the mind of Tom McCarthy (“Spotlight”), “Alaska Daily” stars Hilary Swank as Eileen Fitzgerald, a fiercely talented and award-winning investigative journalist who leaves her high-profile New York life behind after a fall from grace to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage on a journey to find both personal and professional redemption.
In addition to Swank, “Alaska Daily” stars Jeff Perry as Stanley Cornik, Matt Malloy as Bob Young, Meredith Holzman as Claire Muncy, Grace Dove as Rosalind “Roz” Friendly, Pablo Castelblanco as Gabriel Tovar, Ami Park as Yuna Park and Craig Frank as Austin Teague.
Tom McCarthy is creator and executive producer. Hilary Swank, Melissa Wells, Bert Salke, Kyle Hopkins (Anchorage Daily News), Ryan Binkley (Anchorage Daily News) and Peter Elkoff, who will also serve as showrunner, are executive producers on the series.
The pilot episode is written and directed by Tom McCarthy.