ABC has released the official episode synopsis for the 2nd episode of For Life season 1. For Life Season 1 Episode 2 is titled “Promises”.
Aaron Wallace’s fight to overturn his conviction to a LIFE SENTENCE continues. Tensions rise between Aaron and his crew when he provides counsel to a white supremacist in order to repay his debt to inmate Wild Bill. District Attorney Maskins ups his game when Aaron sues the NYPD in an attempt to gain access to his case file. Meanwhile, his daughter’s boyfriend, Ronnie, braces for confrontation as he visits the prison to meet Aaron for the first time.
In this episode of For Life, the cast includes, Nicholas Pinnock as Aaron Wallace, Indira Varma as Safiya Masry, Joy Bryant as Marie Wallace, Mary Stuart Masterson as Anya Harrison, Boris McGiver as DA Maskins, Glenn Fleshler as Frank Foster, Dorian Missick as Jamal Bishop, Tyla Harris as Jasmine Wallace and Timothy Busfield as Henry Roswell. The guest cast includes, Brandon J. Dirden as Darius Johnson, Erik Jensen as Dez O’Reilly, Peter Greene as Wild Bill, Todd Susman as Judge Ira Wexler, Toney Goins as Ronnie Baxter, Sean Ringgold as Huey Cornell and Hassan Johnson as Bobby.
Russell Fine directed the episode written by Hank Steinberg. For Life Season 1 Episode 2 airs on February 18 at 10|9c on ABC.