Early Edition

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Early Edition is an American television drama series that aired on CBS from September 28, 1996 to May 27, 2000. Set in the city of Chicago, Illinois, it follows the adventures of a man who mysteriously receives each Chicago Sun-Times newspaper the day... read more

Early Edition is an American television drama series that aired on CBS from September 28, 1996 to May 27, 2000. Set in the city of Chicago, Illinois, it follows the adventures of a man who mysteriously receives each Chicago Sun-Times newspaper the day before it is actually published, and who uses this knowledge to prevent terrible events every day. Created by Ian Abrams, Patrick Q. Page, and Vik Rubenfeld, the series starred actor Kyle Chandler as Gary Hobson, and featured many real Chicago locations over the course of the series' run.

Original Release

09/28/1996 on CBS

US Release




# Title Air Date
1 The Out-of-Towner Saturday, 25 September 1999
2 Duck Day Afternoon Saturday, 02 October 1999
3 Take Me Out to the Ballgame Saturday, 09 October 1999
4 The Iceman Taketh Saturday, 16 October 1999
5 Camera Shy Saturday, 23 October 1999
6 Wild Card Saturday, 30 October 1999
7 Fatal Edition: Part 1 Saturday, 06 November 1999
8 Fatal Edition: Part 2 Saturday, 13 November 1999
9 Weather Girl Saturday, 20 November 1999
10 Run Gary Run Saturday, 18 December 1999
11 Rose Saturday, 19 February 2000
12 Snow Angels Saturday, 26 February 2000
13 Gifted Saturday, 04 March 2000
14 Performance Anxiety Saturday, 11 March 2000
15 False Witness Saturday, 25 March 2000
16 The Play's the Thing Saturday, 08 April 2000
17 Blind Faith Saturday, 22 April 2000
18 Occasionally Amber Saturday, 29 April 2000
19 Mel Schwartz, Bounty Hunter Saturday, 06 May 2000
20 Time Saturday, 13 May 2000
21 Everybody Goes to Rick's Saturday, 20 May 2000
22 Luck o' the Irish Saturday, 27 May 2000


Gary Nelson, Mel Damski, James Quinn, James Quinn, Scott Paulin, Daniel Attias, Dan Attias, Michael Dinner, David Grossman, Randy Zisk, Stephen Cragg, Todd Pfeiffer, Fisher Stevens, Lee Bonner, Randy Roberts, Kevin Dowling, Reza Badiyi, Ian Barry, John T. Kretchmer, Rick Rosenthal, Susan Seidelman, John Patterson, David Petrarca, Kyle Chandler, Jace Alexander, Michael Toshiyuki Uno, Julia Rask, Robert Ginty, Jan Eliasberg, David Hugh Jones, Adam Nimoy, Sandor Stern, Michael Lange, Deborah Reinisch, Matt Dearborn, Rick Wallace, Michael E. Johnson, John Patterson, Richard Heus, Jim Charleston, Michael Nankin


Patrick Q. Page, Bob Brush, Ian Abrams, Vik Rubenfeld, Alex Taub, Carla Kettner, Patrick Sean Clark, Jeff Melvoin, Jeff Pinkner, Diane Messina Stanley, Randy Feldman, John Romano, James Stanley, Doris Egan, Kerry Lenhart, H. Wiggens, Norman Morrill, Lorin Wertheimer, Robert Rabinowitz, Eric Tuchman, André Nemec, Dusty Kay, Nick Harding, Josh Appelbaum, Deborah Joy LeVine, John J. Sakmar, Lawrence Meyers, Daniel Freudenberger, Laura Doyle, Matt Dearborn, Michael Katz, Rick Mittleman, David Levinson, Gina Wendkos, Star Frohman, Sean Cholodenko, Shannon Dobson, Attica Locke, Robert Masello, Michael Katz


Vik Rubenfeld, Patrick Q. Page, Ian Abrams


Shanesia Davis Marissa Clark
Kyle Chandler Gary Hobson
Fisher Stevens
Billie Worley Patrick Quinn
Fisher Stevens Chuck Fishman
Kristy Swanson Erica Paget
Myles Jeffrey Henry Paget
Luis Antonio Ramos Miguel Diaz
Myles Jeffrey
Kristy Swanson
Ron Dean Det. Marion Zeke Crumb
James Deuter Boswell
Tess Harper Lois Hobson
Michael Whaley Detective Paul Armstrong
Kyle Chandler
Ron Dean Det. Marion Zeke Crumb, Ret.
William Devane Bernie Hobson
Constance Marie Police Detective Toni Brigatti
John M. Watson Sr. Morris Sanford
Ellen Mills Robin


Lillah McCarthy Executive Producer
Gary Nelson Executive Producer
Richard Heus Executive Producer
Jeff Melvoin Executive Producer
Bob Brush Executive Producer
Alex Taub Executive Producer
Ian Abrams Executive Producer
Nick Harding Executive Producer
Gary Houston Executive Producer
Deborah Joy LeVine Executive Producer
Michael Dinner Executive Producer
Dean Hargrove Executive Producer
Carla Kettner Producer
Loucas George Producer
Randy Roberts Producer
Julia Rask Producer
Richard Heus Producer
Bob Brush Producer
Patrick Sean Clark Producer
Alex Taub Producer
Lisa Vinnecour Producer
James Stanley Producer
Kyle Chandler Producer
Diane Messina Stanley Producer
Eric Tuchman Producer
Randy Feldman Producer
John J. Sakmar Producer
Kerry Lenhart Producer
Marla K. Bechtel Producer
Patrick Q. Page Producer
Steven Heth Producer
Vik Rubenfeld Producer
Nick Harding Producer
Lillah McCarthy Producer
Gary Nelson Producer
Ian Abrams Producer
Rob Montgomery Producer
Michael Dinner Producer
Deborah Joy LeVine Producer
Dean Hargrove Producer
Robert Rabinowitz Producer
John Romano Producer


Michael B. Hoggan, Warren Bowman, Randy Roberts, Jim Stewart, Fred Peterson

1997EmmyOutstanding Music Composition for a Series (Dramatic Underscore) Nominated
1997EmmyOutstanding Main Title Theme Music Nominated
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