• Season 1 Episode 1
  • Pilot

  • Airdate:03.13.2018.

SIX TALENTED YOUNG LAWYERS’ LIVES INTERSECT IN AND OUT OF AMERICA’S MOST PRESTIGIOUS TRIAL COURT, 
ON THE SERIES PREMIERE OF ABC’S ‘FOR THE PEOPLE’

Set in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (a.k.a. “The Mother Court”), the new Shondaland series follows six talented young lawyers working on opposite sides of the law and handling the most high-profile and high-stakes federal cases in the country. These lawyers will be put to the test both personally and professionally as their lives intersect in and out of America’s most prestigious trial court.

series regulars:

    Britt Robertson as Sandra Bell
    Jasmin Savoy Brown as Allison Adams
    Ben Rappaport as Seth Oliver
    Susannah Flood as Kate Littlejohn
    Wesam Keesh as Jay Simmons
    Regé-Jean Page as Leonard Knox
    Ben Shenkman as Roger Gunn
    Hope Davis as Jill Carlan
    Vondie Curtis-Hall as Judge Nicholas Byrne
    Anna Deavere Smith as Tina Krissman

written by:

Paul William Davies

directed by:

Tom Verica