The Lottery: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Jul 20
2014

Pilot

A dystopian future is driven by a global fertility crisis. In the opener, Dr. Alison Lennon fertilizes 100 eggs and convinces the president to hold a national lottery to see wh…

2 Jul 27
2014

Rules of the Game

Alison faces the aftermath of her actions; Vanessa, Darius and the president’s advisors debate the next steps of the lottery. Meanwhile, Kyle and Elvis seek refuge with a…

3 Aug 03
2014

Greater Good

Vanessa, Darius, and President Westwood deal with the hostage crisis. Alison and James make a strange discovery after testing Kyle that may lead to more questions than answers.…

4 Aug 10
2014

Genie

Vanessa has second thoughts about the lottery and consults Darius and the President about shifting the control back to the government. Darius and Vanessa discover the culprit b…

5 Aug 17
2014

Crystal City

President Westwood and First Lady, Gabrielle, announce the two hundred lottery finalists and prepare for the opening night reception. Vanessa uncovers a startling truth connect…

6 Aug 24
2014

Sleep Deprived

As the Lottery contestants acclimate to the pressures of their new lives, Vanessa works against Darius’ methods to control the Lottery. Meanwhile, Kyle meets an unlikely new al…

7 Sep 07
2014

St. Michael

Alison and James share their theory about the source of the fertility crisis with Vanessa. Separately, Vanessa discovers Darius has some co-conspirators as his plans to take ov…

8 Sep 14
2014

Truth Be Told

Alison follows up on the evidence James uncovered, but her investigation hits a dead end. Vanessa uncovers Darius’ plan to take control of the Lottery. Meanwhile, Kyle discover…

9 Sep 21
2014

Mr. Torino

The President discovers that Gabrielle has made a deal with Perry and confronts her.

10 Sep 28
2014

In Extremis

The President announces the winners; the mystery behind the infertility crisis comes to a head.

About The Lottery

Set in a dystopian future when women have stopped having children, “The Lottery” reveals a world staring down the barrel of impending extinction. Remarkably, 100 embryos are successfully fertilized and a national lottery is held to decide the surrogates. As conflict, control and mystery over this global crisis unfolds, the government’s interests and power begin to dominate, igniting a highly controversial debate over our fundamental and personal freedom to raise a family.

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