The CW’s 4400, a reboot of the 2004 series The 4400, premieres tonight. Find out exactly how you can watch the new series live. We have all the details you’ll need plus the scoop on exactly what this new show is about, who stars in it, and more.
Creators Anna Fricke and Ariana Jackson have rebooted the 2004 series with a similar plot but with a more character-driven focus this time around. If you didn’t watch the old version of the show, it’s not hard to understand the premise of this one.
Similar to shows like Lost, Manifest and The Leftovers, 4400 looks into what happened to a group of 4,400 people who mysteriously vanished from various points in time. Then suddenly, all reappeared simultaneously at the same place in 2021. The eclectic group of individuals includes everything from a ’50s housewife to a lawyer from 2005.
Are you looking forward to the rebooted show? Did you watch the original when it aired?
4400 series premiere synopsis
Tonight’s episode, “Past is Prologue,” sees the government attempt to handle the sudden influx of people and determine if there is a threat they should be concerned with now that these 4,400 people have suddenly returned. Several civil servants are called upon to deal with the refugees, including an empathetic social worker and a hardened corrections officer.
The series stars Joseph David-Jones, Ireon Roach, Brittany Adebumola, TL Thompson, Jaye Ladymore, Derrick A. King, Khailah Johnson, Cory Jeacoma, Amarr Wooten and Autumn Best.
How to watch The CW’s 4400 series premiere live tonight
You will need access to cable or a digital television streaming provider to watch The CW live tonight. Cord-cutters can sign-up for fuboTV, Sling TV or YouTube TV to watch the show when it premieres.
Here are the details you’ll need to watch Season 1, Episode 1:
Date: Monday, Oct. 25
Time: 9:00 p.m. ET
Episode: Season 1, Episode 1, “Past is Prologue”
Channel: The CW