Season 1 Episode 1


Aired Saturday 10:00 PM Apr 04, 2013 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • Title: An apéritif is a cocktail served before a meal or small appetizer. An apéritif is meant to spark the appetite without overwhelming the senses.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • Maps were furnished by Map Resources.

    • Medical photographs were furnished by The Burns Archive (source for historic visual documentation).

    • The etching "Landscape: Woods Reflected in a Pond" (1907) by Oscar Grosch was furnished by Staten Island Museum.

    • Crew Clarifications and Additions: Tina Gerussi (Casting by), Jose Andres (Culinary Consultant), Erik Greensmith (Digital Imaging Technician), Monica Lonson (First Assistant Accountant Payroll), Michael Perfitt (Music Engineer/Mixer), Robert Crowther (VFX On-Set Supervisor), Paul Williamson (Re-recording Engineer), Brad Thornton (Re-recording Engineer), Paolo Amati (Mix Assistant), Adam Raley (Mix Assistant)

    • Special billing was given to Laurence Fishburne (and) for this episode.

    • Original International Airdates:
      Canada: April 4, 2013 on Citytv
      Czech Republic: April 10, 2013 on AXN
      Norway: April 18, 2013 on TVNorge
      Turkey: September 8, 2013 on CNBC-e
      Finland: September 24, 2013 on Nelonen Prime

  • Allusions