Attention readers! The new episodes officially returning next month. Continue reading to learn more about Alaska Daily Episode 7.
The series comes from the mind of Tom McCarthy, “Alaska Daily,” which shows a fiercely talented and award-winning investigative journalist who leaves her high-profile New York life behind after a fall from grace to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage on a journey to find both personal and professional redemption.
The story has been on a halt since the premiere of the 6th episode, “You Can’t Put a Price on a Life,” back on November 17, 2022, and there is no doubt this has left many viewers wanting more of Eileen Fitzgerald! They are now wondering when the show will return with brand new episodes, which ended on a major cliffhanger.
To say the least, it will be interesting to see how the season’s storyline and character arcs will conclude in the coming weeks. Hence, we’ve put together a list of everything you need to know about the official release date, potential plot, and cast, which will definitely have you ready for some big revelations.
Here is everything you need to know about Alaska Daily Season 1 Episode 7.
Alaska Daily Episode 7: When will the new episode premiere?
After three months of waiting, the much-anticipated new episodes finally have a release date! The 7th episode, “Enemy of the People,” is now scheduled to release next month on Thursday, March 2, 2023, at the same time slot of 10:01–11:00 p.m. EDT, with the following episodes expected to drop on the subsequent Thursdays on the ABC network.
In addition to this, the episodes will be available to stream exclusively on Hulu the next day. The teleplay of the episode is written by Jay Beattie. The story of the episode has been credited to Peter Elkoff and Jay Beattie. The official synopsis of the episode states, “The stakes are high when Eileen is taken hostage in the newsroom; as the clock ticks, the team races to help before it’s too late.”
Take a look at the official promo below:
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Alaska Daily: When will the next episode air?
The 8th episode, “Tell a Reporter Not To Do Something and Suddenly It’s a Party,” will release the following week on Thursday, March 9, 2023, at the same time slot. The official synopsis of the episode states, “Recently disgraced reporter Eileen Fitzgerald leaves her high-profile New York life behind to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage, Alaska, on a journey to find both personal and professional redemption.”
The main cast members of the series who will return include Hilary Swank as Eileen Fitzgerald, Jeff Perry as Stanley Cornik, Grace Dove as Roz Friendly, Meredith Holzman as Claire Muncy, Matt Malloy as Bob Young, Pablo Castelblanco as Gabriel Tovar, Ami Park as Yuna Park, and Craig Frank as Austin Teague. The recurring cast members include Irene Bedard as Sylvie Nanmac, Shane McRae as Aaron Pritchard, Phillip Lewitski as Miles, Joe Tippett as Jamie, Kourtney Bell as Karla, and Bill Dawes as the Concerned Citizen.
When released, you can watch all the new episodes of, “Alaska Daily,” on ABC and Hulu. The viewers can buy a subscription plan according to their preferences, which allows viewers to watch new episodes based on location when the episode airs worldwide. The show also premiered on Disney+ (Star Hub) in Hong Kong on November 9, 2022. It also premiered on Disney+ in Australia and New Zealand as part of the Star content hub, and weekly starting February 8, 2023, in the UK, Ireland, and Spain.
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Alaska Daily: What is the story so far?
This American drama television series is created by Tom McCarthy for ABC. Additionally, McCarthy executive produces with Swank, Melissa Wells, Bert Salke, and Anchorage Daily News’ Kyle Hopkins and Ryan Binkley. Rae Baron is a co-producer. Alaska is from Salke’s co-lab21 and is produced by 20th Television, a part of Disney Television Studios.
Rotten Tomatoes reported a 71% approval rating with an average rating of 6.6/10, based on 14 critic reviews. The website’s critics’ consensus reads, “Alaska Daily awkwardly straddles the sensibilities of network TV and edgier streaming fare, but the core message about the importance of local journalism is fit to print.” Metacritic assigned a score of 67 out of 100 based on 15 critics, indicating “generally favorable reviews.”
Take a look at the official episode guide below:
Episode 1: Pilot – October 6, 2022: After a fall from grace, fiercely talented and award-winning investigative journalist Eileen Fitzgerald leaves her high-profile New York life behind to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage.
Episode 2: A Place We Came Together – October 13, 2022: When Roz and Eileen find a lead in Gloria’s case, Eileen calls in a favor to help them track down the person of interest; Claire investigates why a beloved local restaurant is selling to a big corporation.
Episode 3: It’s Not Personal – October 20, 2022: Eileen, Roz, and Sylvie travel to Meade to learn more about a suspect in Gloria’s case and connect with the local police chief; Austin learns about a political candidate’s murky financial ties.
Episode 4: The Weekend – October 27, 2022: When Gabriel’s reporting leads him somewhere unexpected, he rises to the occasion with Eileen’s support; Eileen and Roz have very different weekends before reuniting to make more progress on their investigation.
Episode 5: I Have No Idea What You’re Talking About, Eileen – November 3, 2022: When someone from Eileen’s past comes to Alaska, she goes against orders, causing a frenetic scene; Eileen and Roz gain a new lead on Gloria’s case.
Episode 6: You Can’t Put a Price on a Life – November 17, 2022: When two local women go missing, Roz grows frustrated over the lack of equal attention both cases are receiving; Bob gives Roz and Eileen a lead on Gloria’s case.
Catch up on previous episodes while you wait for Alaska Daily to resume premiering new episodes on the ABC Network.