For the People is a TV series created by Paul William Davies that premiered March 13, 2018. It is broadcast on ABC on Tuesdays, 10/11c.


Set in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, aka “The Mother Court,” this new Shondaland drama follows brand-new lawyers working for both the defense and the prosecution handling the most high-profile and high-stakes federal cases in the country – all as their lives intersect in and out of the courtroom.


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Notes and TriviaEdit

For The People - Official Trailer

For The People - Official Trailer

  • The pilot was officially ordered to series by ABC on May 12, 2017 and officially cancelled almost exactly two years later on May 9, 2019.
  • Don Todd and creator Paul William Davies share showrunner responsibilities.
  • Lyndon Smith and Britne Olford exited the project after the original pilot. They have been replaced with Jasmin Savoy Brown and Britt Robertson, respectively.
  • Each episode title is spoken aloud by a character in the episode.