'Emily Owens, M.D.' to premiere online starting October 1

Good news for fans anxiously awaiting Justin Hartey‘s return to television…I mean the premiere of “Emily Owens, M.D.” The CW is going to make the pilot episode available online in its entirety beginning Monday, Oct. 1.

The network announced today that it would allow viewers to screen the pilot of the new drama online from October 1-October 14 on the CW’s website, CWTV.com as well as the CW’s mobile app, Facebook, Twitter, Hulu and it will be available on iTunes as a free download. 

“Emily Owens, M.D.” centers on a surgical intern (Mamie Gummer) who is dismayed to learn that the hospital where she works is just like high school. Hartley stars as fellow surgical intern, Will, the object of Emily’s affection. Michael Rady, Aja-Naomi King, Kelly McCreary and Necar Zadegan also star in the drama from CBS Television Studios and Warner Bros. Television.

Keep checking TV Source this weekend for a photo preview and an advanced review of the pilot episode.

“Emily Owens, M.D.” officially premieres on Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 9:00 p.m. EST on The CW.