Fall TV Scoop: J.J. Abrams' Revolution Enlists Lost Alum Jeff Fahey
NBC’s J.J. Abrams-produced Revolution, which earlier this summer added Lost alum Elizabeth Mitchell to its ensemble, has cast another familiar face from the island drama — Jeff Fahey — in a guest-starring role.
Revolution revolves around a postapocalyptic Earth where, 15 years prior, “the lights went out,” forcing people to make do without electricity and other power sources. Billy Burke (Twilight) plays a former military type who leads a band of survivors, Mitchell his sister-in-law, and Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad) the enforcer for a dictatorship which has taken over parts of America.
Fahey will guest-star in an early episode as a character named Hutch, a show rep tells TVLine.
Since wrapping his run as Lost‘s Frank Lapidus, Fahey’s TV credits have included guest spots on USA Network’s Common Law, Workaholics and the final season of NBC’s Chuck.
NBC’s Revolution premieres Monday, Sept. 17 at 10/9c.