The viewers have been eagerly waiting for CBS to release the list of new TV series premiering this year. The network offers a wide range of genres with fresh themes that appeal to everyone.
If you enjoy content from CBS, you’ll probably enjoy what’s in store for you. With August coming to a close, many streaming platforms have released new content this year, and CBS is joining the others with their original TV series and movies.
But, while we’re waiting for it to come back, here are some of the things we’ve learned so far:
It will premiere later this season. If you want to watch the new CBS series and get a head start, we’ve compiled a summary of all you need to know about the premiere date, storyline, and cast. Continue reading to learn more about Fire Country.
Fire Country Release Date
The network confirmed that the series premiere date for Fire Country, CBS, is Friday, October 7, 2022. The official Twitter handle of Fire Country also posted the news to its followers, stating, “Welcome to The Buckeye, where the stakes are higher than the flames. Only on #CBS will you find all-new drama #FireCountry.”
Fire Country Time Slot
On Friday, the comedy will air on CBS and Paramount+ at 9/8c. The Fire Country Twitter account also confirmed the news by providing a list of fall tv series with their broadcast times.
Fire Country Plot
The official synopsis states, “Seeking redemption and a shortened prison sentence, young convict Bode Donovan joins a firefighting program that returns him to his small Northern California hometown, where he and other inmates work alongside elite firefighters to extinguish massive blazes across the region. Inspired by Max Thieriot’s experiences growing up in northern California fire country.”
According to the CBS website, The Bode Donovan series follows a character who tries to convince himself that bad choices don’t make an evil man. While serving a five-year prison sentence, he’s given a chance to get out early by signing on to an unconventional program. In exchange for reduced sentences, convicts are allowed to assist firefighters battling Northern California wildfires. Things get complicated when Bode is assigned to the program in his rural hometown—the place where all his troubles began.
Fire Country Cast and Crew
The series’ main cast members include
- Max Thieriot as Bode Donovan
- Billy Burke as Vince
- Kevin Alejandro as Manny Robles
- Diane Farr as Cheryl
- Jordan Calloway as Jake
- Stephanie Arcila as Arabella Robles
- Jules Latimer played Everly.
CBS Studios is behind the series, which was executive produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and Jonathan Littman alongside KristieAnne Reed. For Jerry Bruckheimer Television, Thieriot, Phelan, and Rater collaborated as executive producers with Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, and KristieAnne Reed. Napolitano is repped by CAA and Michael Auerbach at Jackoway Tyerman. “
Fire Country Episodes
As of August 26, 2022, the titles and numbers for the episodes are yet unconfirmed. The network will publish the information when the attack is due to air on the streaming service. As a result, we recommend that fans be patient while waiting for these updates, which will be provided in the coming weeks.
On the other hand, according to Rotten Tomatoes’ synopsis for the first episode, “Bode Donovan, a young convict on his way to redemption, joins an odd firefighting program in Northern California where he is teamed with elite firefighters to combat huge, unpredictable blazes.” The episodes are expected to last around 45 minutes.
Fire Country: Where to stream?
Fire Country is set to be released on CBS and Paramount+ on Thursdays at 9/8c starting from September 29. Unlike other series that have a paywall, Fire Country will be available for free streaming on the CBS platform.
Moreover, the show’s first season might also be available to stream on fuboTV, depending on viewers’ location. The show will also be available to rent or buy on iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play, and Vudu, based on preferred membership plans that the users can choose from. However, viewers will need to wait for confirmation in the coming months.
Fire Country Official Trailer
In the trailer, we see a young convict joining a firefighting program to seek redemption and get out of jail sooner. He and other convicts work together with expert firefighters to create massive regional blazes.