Episode 1×08 “Big Dumb Life”

IT’S TIME FOR AN ALL-NIGHT LOCKDOWN

With the show down a few essential cast members, Wayne decides to hold an old-fashioned lock down to bring everyone together. Justin, who is being forced to help his father in his time of need, faces much-needed reflection on their rocky relationship, and Reggie tries his best to navigate his new situation with a cocky rookie.

Meanwhile, Paula figures out how to move forward with her health and Nick and Monica work on their relationship.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Guest Cast: Nora Dunn as Gina; Adam Kaplan as Simon; Tim Lyons as Alan; McKenzie Chinn as Jessica; Karen Rodriguez as Raven; Nicholas Caesar as Anthony; Sammy Arechar as Ellison; Rob Wilson as Joel; Artemis Pebdani as Bernadette; Brett Tucker as Linus; Steve Han as Dante; Donetta Jackson as Tamra; Rachel Kim as Miriam; Teh’Ray Hale as DJ; Torrin Clifton as Ladon; Comfort Fedoke as Aja; Stanley Glover as Travell; Jeraldine M. Quiñones as Female Dancer #1; Brit Barrett as Male Dancer; Luis Rosado as Junior; Elijah Delgado as Mario; Daniel Haywood Luca (2006); Rudi Goblen as Spence (2006); Yvonne Huff Le as Sandra Calgrove; Robert Wisdom as Earl; Brian Keys as Earl Jr; Sheldon Brown as Owen Aganno; Destiny Hernandez as Marissa; Ray Austin as Treyson; Anthony “Ynot” Denaro as Mia (2006); Leo Abelo Perry as Young Justin (2006); Thomas Dempster Kelly as Cameraman.

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 8 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Episode 1×07 “Episode 107: Revenge Plot”

GABBY SEEKS REVENGE

After the shocking reveal on the premiere night after-show, Gabby works with Nick to try to get revenge and create some drama for the show.

Reggie tries to get back in with his former coach, so that he can have another shot at playing in the NFL, and Monica visits a shaman.

Meanwhile, Paula gets some concerning news about her health, causing her to distance herself from the others, and Simon and Justin try to navigate their relationship.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell

Guest Cast: Nora Dunn as Gina; Adam Kaplan as Simon; Tim Lyons as Alan; McKenzie Chinn as Jessica; Karen Rodriguez as Raven; Maya Hlava as Sophia; Antoine McKay as Franklin; Steve Han as Dante; Donetta Jackson as Tamra; Rachel Kim as Miriam; Sal Amato as Frank; Teh’Ray Hale as DJ; Torrin Clifton as Ladon; Comfort Fedoke as Aja; Stanley Glover as Travell; ; Jeraldine M. Quiñones as Female Dancer #1; Brit Barrett as Male Dancer; Luis Rosado as Junior; Elijah Delgado as Mario; Anthony B. Jenkins as 8 Year Old Reggie; Tyla Abercrumble as Debra Sadler; Cedric Mays as Martin Sadler; Ray Austin as Treyson; Adam Poss as Dr. Pargave; Kristin Ellis as Nurse; Helen Joo Lee as Doctor.

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 1 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Episode 1×06 “I Should Have Gone to Motown”

IT’S PREMIERE NIGHT

Guest-Starring Missy Pyle

With the premiere of the show only a day away, Brittney and Simon get a surprise visit from their overbearing mother.

Gabby and Brittney find common ground, while Justin and Simon grow closer.

Meanwhile, the network tasks Nick with pulling together a live after-show and the men of “The Big Leap” help Reggie navigate his romantic life.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Guest Cast: Nora Dunn as Gina; Adam Kaplan as Simon; Tim Lyons as Alan; McKenzie Chinn as Jessica; Karen Rodriguez as Raven; Paula Hlava as Olivia; Maya Hlava as Sophia; Jackie Seiden as Ally; Thomas Lennon as Zach; Missi Pyle as Tonya; Steve Han as Dante; Nicholas Caesar as Anthony; Sammy Arechar as Ellison; Rob Wilson as Joel; Donetta Jackson as Tamra; Rachel Kim as Miriam; Teh’Ray Hale as DJ; Torrin Clifton as Ladon; Comfort Fedoke as Aja; Stanley Glover as Travell; ; Jeraldine M. Quiñones as Female Dancer #1; Brit Barrett as Male Dancer; Luis Rosado as Junior; Elijah Delgado as Mario; Maci Panozzo as Young Brittney; Tyler Kaplan as Young Simon.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 25 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Episode 1×05 “We Were Just Babies”

GABBY CONFRONTS HER PAST

When a trip back to Gabby and Justin’s high school leads to a big emotional reveal, both Gabby and the producers are left wondering how to best move forward. Meanwhile, Nick tries his best to stage a very important conversation between Mike and Paula — against their will. Then, Reggie works to figure out how to cope with a new development in his relationship, and Julia struggles to relate to her daughters, while they cope with the changes in their family.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Guest Cast: Adam Kaplan as Simon; Tim Lyons as Alan; McKenzie Chinn as Jessica; Karen Rodriguez as Raven; Crew Miskel as Sam; Maya Hlava as Sophia; Jackie Seiden as Ally; Brett Tucker as Linus; Donetta Jackson as Tamra; Nicholas Caesar as Anthony; Robert T. Cunningham as Evan; Bryanna Colon as Zoe; Thomas Dempster Kelly as Vincent; Torrin Cliffton as Ladon; Comfort Fedoke as Aja; Stanley Glover as Trevell; Jeraldine M. Quiñones as Female Dancer #1; Brit Barrett as Male Dancer; Sammy Arechar as Ellison; Rob Wilson as Joel; Steve Han as Dante; Loren Jones Protester; Janelle Snow as Presenter; Amanda Pulcini as Attendee; Rachel Kim as Miriam; Teh’Ray Hale as DJ; Luis Rosado as Junior; Elijah Delgado as Mario; Brandon “Kaio” Hunt as HS Dance Team #1; Bryan Wright as HS Dance Team #2; Jon’Qis Fillyaw as HS Dance Team #3; Kristopher Knighton as HS Dance Team #4; Jireh Joy Alverio as HS Dance Team #5; Mackenzie Jarrett as HS Dance Team #6; Sara Eberhardt as HS Dance Team #7; Madison Bronson as HS Dance Team #8; Bobbi Ponder as HS Dance Team #9; Victoria Manno as HS Dance Team #10; Patrick Ellis as Flash Mob Dancer #1; Antoine Ward as Flash Mob Dancer #2; Julian Carmolinga as Flash Mob Dancer #3; Monyett Crump as Flash Mob Dancer #4; Summer Burcy as Flash Mob Dancer #5; Jordan Ordonez as Flash Mob Dancer #6; Brady Ford as Flash Mob Dancer #7; Detra Payne as Principal; Davian Thomas as Heckler Kid.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 18 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Photos: “We Were Just Babies”

Episode 1×04 “Nothing But Money Shots”

THE FIRST SHOW TRAILER CAUSES TENSION

With the release of the first trailer for the show and a promo shoot in the works, the contestants all air their grievances over what was caught on tape. Wayne has a run-in with someone from his past who wants to use him to gain access to the show, and Nick is distracted by his visiting daughter.

Meanwhile, Mike enlists Paula’s help to make his ex-wife jealous and Gabby tries a dating app.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Guest Cast: Nora Dunn as  Gina; Adam Kaplan as Simon; Tim Lyons as Alan; McKenzie Chinn as Jessica; Karen Rodriguez as Raven; Crew Miskel as Sam; Nadirah Bost as Mrs. Deyoung; Jessica Hodges as Paige; Patrick Mulvey as Patrick; Blaire Brown as Henrietta; Jason Michael Snow as Neil; Jurgan Hooper as Photographer; Luis Rosado as Mario; Elijah Delgado as Junior; Jake Lockett as Aaron O’Reilly; Jordan Edgington as British Bartender; Phil Ridarelli as Guy; Josh Nash as Male Club Dancer #1; Richard Torres as Male Club Dancer #2; Brian Manuel Torres as Male Club Dancer #3; Joe Bushnell as Doctor; Deveon Bromby as Receptionist; Shadee Vossoughi as Nurse #1.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 11 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Photos: “Nothing But Money Shots”

Episode 1×03 “The White Swan Lives”

Monica’s emotions rung high as she comes face-to-face with her past when the contestants head to Chicago to watch a performance of Swan Lake performed by her old ballet company. Nick digs deeper into Justin’s family issues and makes a bold move for the sake of the show. Meanwhile, tensions grow between Gabby and Brittney, and Paula leans on Mike when she starts to feel vulnerable.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 4 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Photos: “The White Swan Lives”

Episode 1×02 “Classic Love Triangle”

TENSIONS RISE AS THE AUDITIONS BEGIN

With auditions beginning for the three lead roles — The White Swan, The Black Swan and The Prince — tensions begin to rise as the contestants all vie for the same parts.

Gabby confronts Nick about his purposeful manipulation of the show and the producers catch Julia’s husband talking poorly about their marriage.

Meanwhile, Mike accidentally reveals a huge secret to Nick and the producers.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Guest Cast: Adam Kaplan as Simon; Seth Morris as Kevin; Tim Lyons as Alan; McKenzie Chinn as Jessica; Karen Rodriguez as Raven; Jackie Seiden as Ally; Paula Hlava as Olivia; Maya Hlava as Sophia; Keith Kupferer as Grant; Damon Royster as Don Sound Guy; Steve Han as Dante; Thomas Lennon as Zack Mitchell; Fabrice Calmels as Claude; Donetta Jackson as Tamra; Rachel Kin as Miriam; Nicholas Caesar as Antohony; Sammy Arechar as Ellison; Rob Wilson as Joel; Antoine McKay as Franklin; Teh’Ray Hale as DJ/Spiderman; Torrin Clifton as Ladon; Comfort Fedoke as Aja; Stanley Glover as Travell; Quetta Carpenter as Stern Lawyer.

Air Date: Monday, Sept. 27 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Photos: “Classic Love Triangle”

Episode 1×01 “Pilot”

MEET THE UNDERDOGS DARING TO CHASE THEIR DREAMS

A group of diverse, down-on-their-luck people attempt to change their lives by participating in a potentially life-ruining reality dance show, featuring a modern reimagining of “Swan Lake”.

Cast: Scott Foley as Nick Blackburn; Simone Recasner as Gabby; Teri Polo as Julia; Ser’Darius Blain as Reggie Sadler; Piper Perabo as Paula; Ray Cham as Justin; Kevin Daniels as Wayne; Mallory Jansen as Monica; Jon Rudnitsky as Mike; Anna Grace Barlow as Brittney Lovewell.

Air Date: Monday, Sept. 20 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Photos: “Pilot”