Eyal Podell has a lead role on ABC’s new series “Defying Gravity.” Eyal will be playing psychiatrist and medical officer Dr. Evram Mintz riding alongside seven other astronauts on an eight billion mile space trip to Venus. Series creator, James Parriott, claims this sensual drama to be “Grey’s Anatomy in space,” according to CTV.ca. Past and present actions of the eight astronauts affect their future destinies as they explore our solar system and its planets. Dreams, desires, and illusions spark intimate relationships among the crew while a mysterious force aboard the ship disrupts life amid space with a life-threatening crisis.
Series premieres Sunday August 2nd at 9/8c on ABC.