The CW’s new fantasy action series The Outpost continues its first season with episode three airing on July 24, 2018. Season one episode three is titled “The Mistress and the Worm” and was directed by Kurt Knight from a script by Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin.
The cast is led by Jessica Green (Ash vs Evil Dead) as Talon. Season one also features Jake Stormoen as Garret, Imogen Waterhouse as Gwynn, Anand Desai-Barochia as Janzo, Philip Brodie as Everit dred, Andrew Howard, and Robyn Malcolm.
Kynan Griffin and Jason Faller created the series and serve as executive producers along with Dean Devlin (The Librarians), Marc Roskin, Rachel Olschan-Wilson, and Jonathan Glassner (Stargate SG-1). Faller and Griffin wrote all 10 episodes and John Lyde directed four, including episode one.
“The Mistress and the Worm” Plot: SEARCH AND DISCOVERY – Talon (Jessica Green) struggles to command a murderous creature she has summoned. Garret (Jake Stormoen) and Janzo (Anand Desai Barochia) work to uncover the cause of the plaguing disease. Talon and Gwynn’s (Imogen Waterhouse) unlikely friendship grows as Talon continues to search for more of her family’s murderers.
The Series Plot: The Outpost follows Talon, the lone survivor of a race called “Blackbloods.” Years after her entire village is destroyed by a gang of brutal mercenaries, Talon travels to a lawless fortress on the edge of the civilized world, as she tracks the killers of her family. On her journey to this outpost, Talon discovers she possesses a mysterious supernatural power that she must learn to control in order to save herself, and defend the world against a fanatical religious dictator.