In the white-hot sun of the New Mexico desert, scientist Vera Buckley watches in fascination as a mysterious object plummets to Earth and explodes in a blinding flash, sending out a shock wave that briefly stops Vera's heart and panics her techie coworker Alan Harris.
Episode Viewers and Ratings
Season 1 Episode 1 of The Messengers was watched by 1,190,000 viewers, resulting in a 0.30 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
The Messengers centers on a group of seemingly unconnected strangers who die from the energy pulse after a mysterious object crashes down to Earth. They awaken to learn that they have been deemed responsible for preventing the impending Apocalypse.