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The first season of the American supernatural thriller TV series Touch premiered with a special preview event on January 25, 2012 and began as an official series on March 22, 2012, following the rebroadcast of the pilot episode on March 15. FOX officially placed a thirteen-episode order for the first season on September 22, 2011. The majority of the season, episodes 1 through 12, aired in the first half of 2012, while Episode 13, The Road Not Taken, a special bonus episode, aired September 14, 2012.

CastEdit

Character Portrayed by Main Cast Notes
Martin Bohm Kiefer Sutherland entire season
Jacob Bohm David Mazouz entire season
Clea Hopkins Gugu Mbatha-Raw entire season
Arthur Teller Danny Glover Episodes 1-6 Died

EpisodesEdit

Production # # in season Title Directed by Written by Original Airdate US viewers
(millions)
101 1 "Pilot" Francis Lawrence Tim Kring January 25, 2012 12.01[1]
Martin Bohm, a widower, former journalist, and single father attempts to communicate with his mute and autistic/emotionally-challenged 11 year-old son Jake through numbers (318), with the assistance of social worker Clea Hopkins and Professor Arthur Teller.
102 2 "1+1=3" Ian Toynton Tim Kring March 22, 2012[2] 11.81 [3]
Martin is led to a pawn shop where a robbery triggers a sequence of unpredictable events that connect a distraught flight attendant in New York, a son visiting from India on a mission to spread his father’s ashes, a middle school magician in Moscow, a cancer patient in New York and a mobster in the Bronx.
103 3 "Safety in Numbers" Stephen Williams Carol Barbee March 29, 2012[4] 8.92[5]
When Martin comes in contact with a homeless man who possesses the same obsession with numbers as Jake, he sets out on a series of seemingly unrelated tasks that connect an abused African woman, a group of African boys entering a dance competition and an outgoing woman at California's famed Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Meanwhile, Teller pays a visit to Jake's board-and-care facility and emotions run high for Clea.
105 4 "Kite Strings" Tucker Gates Melinda Hsu Taylor April 5, 2012[6] 7.15[7]
Martin crosses paths with a young man who has a history with his deceased wife, Sarah. A couple managing an online instrument repair business work with an Iraqi heavy metal band that has a teenage follower who is looking to share his comedic talent with an American soldier (guest star Sprague Grayden) in Baghdad. But the soldier has troubles of her own when her convoy is ambushed, forcing her to hide in the Iraqi desert.
104 5 "Entanglement" Milan Cheylov Chris Levinson April 12, 2012[8] 8.17[9]
Martin gets his laptop stolen on the day Jake is scheduled for an important evaluation. As a result, he becomes ensnared in a young Salvadoran woman's quest to avenge the death of her family. Meanwhile, Teller tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter. Also, a spirited Saudi Arabian girl tries to break free of the societal constraints imposed on her and a Montreal doctor attempts to meet a stranger on a train.
106 6 "Lost and Found" Stephen Williams Robert Levine April 19, 2012[10] 7.32[11]
As Martin and Clea work together to uncover a shocking development involving Clea's mentally-challenged mother, Teller steps into trouble when he visits Jake at the board-and-care facility. Meanwhile, a plane crash survivor seeks new purpose to his existence and a Chinese couple struggles to find balance between work and life.
107 7 "Noosphere Rising" Gwyneth Horder Payton Tim Kring & Carol Barbee April 26, 2012[12] 6.43[13]
Martin attempts to find Teller's mysterious workshop and winds up aiding another professor, Logan, to win big at poker. Meanwhile, a young Italian man creates a viral video to track down the love of his life, whom he only met in passing, and a city slicker who plans to sell off his dead father's ranch, winds up learning a lesson from a horse that makes him appreciate the rural life his father chose. Then, Martin's sister-in-law, Abigail Kelsey, visits Clea and Jake at the board-and-care facility, much to Martin's dismay.
108 8 "Zone of Exclusion" Adam Kane Chris Levinson May 3, 2012[14] 6.72[15]
Following numbers from Jake, Martin helps reunite a French woman with her biological mother and twin sister, then he attempts to find the person responsible for their estrangement. In the meantime, a superstitious young Italian woman is fretting when her astronaut husband loses contact with earth.
109 9 "Music of the Spheres" Michael Waxman Rob Fresco May 10, 2012[16] 6.84[17]
Martin exposes a corrupt parole officer (guest star Scott Michael Campbell), and a Brazilian street musician (guest star Louis Ferreira) uses his guitar to win the heart of a beautiful woman. In addition, Jake bonds with another mute boy (guest star Tre C. Roberts), while Clea and Martin learn new information about one of Teller's key patients.
110 10 "Tessellations" Jon Cassar Zach Craley May 17, 2012[18] 6.02[19]
When Martin is mistaken for a criminal, he must involve himself with a heist crew in order to win back an innocent dock worker's job. Meanwhile, an Israeli boy (guest star Sean Peavy) and Palestinian girl (guest star Eden Modiano) fight to keep their relationship afloat. Clea uncovers some surprising documents about Jake, while Martin and his late wife's sister (guest star Catherine Dent) meet to make a pivotal decision.
111 11 "Gyre, Part 1" Nelson McCormick Story by: Jonathan I. Kidd & Sonya Winton
Teleplay by: Carol Barbee & Robert Levine
May 31, 2012 [20] 4.58[21]
As the Aster Corporation increases their interest in Jake, Martin joins forces with Abigail (guest star Catherine Dent) as the stakes of Jake's custody escalate. When Avram (guest star Bodhi Elfman) reiterates to Martin that Jake and Amelia, a presumed dead girl with similar characteristics as Jake, are connected, Martin sets out on a passionate mission to uncover the truth. Meanwhile, circumstances intensify when Lucy (guest star Maria Bello) enters the picture and seemingly unrelated events are tied together.
112 12 "Gyre, Part 2" Greg Beeman Tim Kring & Rob Fresco May 31, 2012 [22] 4.60[23]
As the Aster Corporation increases their interest in Jake, Martin joins forces with Abigail (guest star Catherine Dent) as the stakes of Jake's custody escalate. When Avram (guest star Bodhi Elfman) reiterates to Martin that Jake and Amelia, a presumed dead girl with similar characteristics as Jake, are connected, Martin sets out on a passionate mission to uncover the truth. Meanwhile, circumstances intensify when Lucy (guest star Maria Bello) enters the picture and seemingly unrelated events are tied together.

ReferencesEdit

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See AlsoEdit

External LinksEdit

  • [1] - Touch main page at FOX.com.


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