I invite your attention to FX’s new original series LIGHTS OUT, which airs on Tuesday at 10pm.
No doubt already a favorite with the men in your lives, it’s worth taking a moment to look deeper to see the many layers of the storyline! Beneath the show’s seemingly gritty surface, you’ll find the story of a family and the obstacles they must endure in order to stay together.
LIGHTS OUT is already resonating with families across America due to its relatable themes and unique story and has aired to critical acclaim:
“…it passed the most important test this non-boxing-fan could hold it to: when I finished one episode, I immediately wanted to put another in.”
— James Poniewozik, TIME Magazine; 11-Jan-2011
“…gripping… nuance and emotional power… it’s a triumph.”
— Matt Roush, TV Guide; 11-Jan-2011
Holt McCallany (CSI: Miami) stars as LIGHTS LEARY, an aging former heavyweight boxing champion who struggles to find his identity and support his wife and three daughters after retiring from the ring. Financial problems leave him at a perilous crossroads ¬ battling the urge to return to boxing or reluctantly accepting a job as a an intimidating debt collector.
Catherine McCormack (Braveheart) co-stars as THERESA LEARY, Lights’ wife who is finishing her medical residency; Pablo Schreiber (Law & Order) as JOHNNY LEARY, Lights’ brother and business manager whom Lights put through college; and Stacy Keach (Fat City) as POPS, Lights’ father and former trainer who runs the boxing gym owned by Lights.
Discover the show for yourself, and to prepare for the exciting release of LIGHTS OUT, on DVD this Christmas 2011, sit back and enjoy episode 1 & 2 via: http://www.hulu.com/lights-out or download it for free via iTunes.