Absentia starring Stana Katic premieres Jan. 21

We’re excited to announce the highly-anticipated crime thriller Absentia, starring Stana Katic, premieres Sunday, Jan. 21 at 9 E/P, on Showcase.

Watch a trailer for Absentia now.

About the show: While hunting one of Boston’s most notorious serial killers, FBI agent Emily Byrne (Stana Katic, Castle) disappears without a trace and is declared dead.

Six years later, she is found in a cabin in the woods, barely alive, with no memory of what happened to her while she was in captivity. Returning home to learn that her husband (Patrick Heusinger) has remarried and her son is being raised by another woman, Emily soon finds herself implicated in a new series of murders.

Showcase’s 2017/2018 schedule has been announced!

Showcase has announced its 2017/2018 lineup!

Bolstering Showcase’s lineup is the captivating new fall series, The Sinner. Executive produced by and starring Jessica Biel, the series follows a young mother (Biel) who is overcome by an inexplicable fit of rage and commits a startling act of violence, and to her horror has no idea why.

Also coming soon to Showcase, is the gripping new scripted drama Absentia, which stars Canadian Stana Katic (Castle) as an FBI agent who disappears without a trace and is declared dead, only to be found barely alive six years later with no memory of the years that have passed, and soon finds herself implicated in a new series of murders.

As well, based on the comic book series, the all-new drama for 2018 is Marvel’s Runaways, the story of six diverse teenagers who can barely stand each other but who must unite against a common foe – their parents. Also finding a home on the network is the fourth season of the Golden Globe®-winning series Transparent 

Signature hits returning to Showcase this fall include: season two of Travelers, featuring an all-Canadian cast led by Eric McCormack and new this season, Enrico Colantoni; the third season of the suspenseful Golden Globe-winning hacker series Mr. Robot; and season three of Supergirl.