ABC’s given their new comedy/drama/action series Whiskey Cavalier the time slot immediately after the 2019 Oscars to show off its first episdoe. The special sneak peek will air on Sunday, February 24th at 11:35pm ET and 10pm PT (that could be pushed back, depending on how long the Oscars run.) The series will then air the series premiere once again on February 27th in its regular time slot of Wednesdays at 10pm ET/PT.
The Walking Dead‘s Lauren Cohan and Scandal‘s Scott Foley lead the season one cast as Frankie Trowbidge and Will Chase. Ana Ortiz plays Susan Sampson, Tyler James Williams (also a Walking Dead alum) is Edgar Standish, Vir Das is Jai Datta and Josh Hopkins plays Ray Prince.
Series star Scott Foley is also involved as a producer. The Warner Bros. Television production is executive produced by Bill Lawrence, Jeff Ingold, and writer David Hemingson. Peter Atencio directed the pilot and is also on board as an executive producer.
The Whiskey Cavalier Plot:
The series follows the adventures of tough but tender FBI super-agent Will Chase (code name: “Whiskey Cavalier”). Following an emotional breakup, Chase is assigned to work with badass CIA operative Frankie Trowbridge (code name: “Fiery Tribune”). Together, they lead an inter-agency team of flawed, funny and heroic spies who periodically save the world – and each other – while navigating the rocky roads of friendship, romance and office politics.