The unusual drama offers a unique twist on an old fairy tale, complements of the writers of Lost. With networks canceling this season's shows so quickly, some just three episodes in, Once Upon A Time will have to prove itself early on in ratings.
After a preview of the first episode, I'll confess that I'm already hooked. Watch the trailer below and let us know what you think!
Guest stars scheduled for Season 1 include Emma Caulfield (Buffy) as the blind witch from Hansel and Gretel lore, Jessy Schram (Falling Skies) as Cinderella, Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad) as the Evil Queen’s magic mirror, Alan Dale (Lost) as Prince Charming’s father, Kristin Bauer van Straten (True Blood) as evil sorceress Maleficent, Alias' David Anders as a doctor, and Deadwood's Brad Dourif.