The CW’s fantasy action drama The Outpost continues its first season run with episode five airing on August 7, 2018. The episode titled “Bones to Pick” was directed by John Lyde 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 as Wythers, 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 “Bones to Pick” Plot: POWER STRUGGLE – Having discovered a powerful secret, Wythers (Howard) blackmails Gwynn (Waterhouse), insisting that she allow him to execute Talon (Green). Meanwhile, five killers from Talon’s past ride into town, looking to take care of unfinished business.
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.