9-1-1 FOX TV Show
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- Origins – Co-creators Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Tim Minear came up with the concept of following first responders in high pressure emergency situations.
- Casting – Angela Bassett was the first actor cast as LAPD patrol sergeant Athena Grant. Peter Krause later joined as firefighter captain Bobby Nash.
- Locations – Filmed on location in Los Angeles to authentically portray the city from the Santa Monica Pier to the Arts District.
- Format – Fast-paced episodic storytelling follows both the responders on the job and in their personal lives.
- Stunts – The cast performs extensive stunt training for scenes like rappelling down buildings and rescuing crash victims.
- Reception – Premiere became Fox’s highest rated debut in two years with over 10 million viewers tuning in.
- Realism – Works closely with real LAFD firefighters to accurately portray firefighting and rescue protocols.
Plot: Explores the high-pressure experiences of police, paramedics and firefighters who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations. They must try to balance saving people with solving problems in their own lives.
Runtime: 43 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 18 wins & 28 nominations
Writer: Brad Falchuk, Tim Minear, Ryan Murphy
Actors: Angela Bassett, Peter Krause, Oliver Stark
Country: United States
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