Previously on Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 3 "Professional Courtesy",
When the drunk driver who hits a car and paralyzes a 16-year-old boy
turns out to be the son of a dirty cop, Lieutenant Casey must decide
whether or not to turn him in. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Facing pressure and subsequent threats from the powerful and
well-connected Detective Voight, Casey decides to tell the truth,
inviting a stand-off. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Additionally, Severide, who's fighting off the advances of the Chief's
new assistant, learns he has a fractured vertebra in his neck that may
never heal if he doesn't get treated, but ignores the doctor's advice so
he can continue working. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Meanwhile, Mills is torn between helping his mother at her restaurant
and devoting himself full-time to the fire department, like his father
On this week's Episode title "One Minute", Chief Boden is
accused of leaving a homeless man to die in a warehouse fire after
ordering his men to evacuate the scene, creating negative press and bad
feeling within the department. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 Meanwhile, Lieutenant Severide helps an elderly woman facing some neighborhood problems. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Detective Voight ramps up his intimidation tactics aimed at Casey in an
attempt to discourage him from testifying against his son. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Shay is forced to revisit her heartbreak over her ex-girlfriend
Clarice, when she finds herself face-to-face with the ex and her husband
during a call. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 Hermann's temper flares during a rescue call at a Halloween block party.
renowned, Emmy Award-winning executive producer Dick Wolf ("Law &
Order" brand) and creators Derek Haas and Michael Brandt, the writing
team behind "3:10 to Yuma," comes the high-octane drama "Chicago Fire," -
an edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed
to one of America's noblest professions. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse
51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so rewarding and
exhilarating. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 These courageous
men and women are among the elite who forge headfirst into danger when
everyone else is running the other way and whose actions make the
difference between life and death.
The pressure to perform on
such a high level has a way of taking a personal toll, sometimes putting
team members from the Truck and the specially trained Rescue Squad at
odds with each other. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 Despite any
differences, this is an extended family, and when it's "go time,"
everyone inside Firehouse 51 knows no other way than to lay it all on
the line for each other. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 When a tragedy claims one of their own, there's plenty of guilt and blame to go around. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 Lt. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 Matthew Casey (Jesse Spencer, "House"), in charge of the Truck, tries to carry on, but butts heads with the brash Lt. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Kelly Severide (Taylor Kinney, "The Vampire Diaries") of the Rescue
Squad - and each blames the other for their fallen team member. Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4
Adding to the turmoil, Casey, unbeknownst to his colleagues, is in the
midst of a separation from Hallie (Teri Reeves, "Three Rivers").
firehouse also includes Battalion Chief Wallace Boden (Eamonn Walker,
"Oz"), a fireman's fireman who is confronted by important personal
decisions, paramedics Gabriela Dawson (Monica Raymund, "The Good Wife")
and Leslie Shay (Lauren German, "Hawaii Five-O"), who share a close bond
and team together to face some of the most harrowing situations
imaginable, Peter Mills (Charlie Barnett, "Law & Order: SVU"), an
academy graduate who is the latest generation in a family of
firefighters, and Christopher Herrmann (David Eigenberg, "Sex and the
City"), a seasoned veteran who loses his home to foreclosure and now
must uproot his family to move in with his in-laws.
to Wolf, Haas and Brandt, executive producers also include Matt Olmstead
("Breakout Kings"), Joe Chappelle ("The Wire"), Danielle Gelber and
Peter Jankowski ("Law & Order" brand). Chicago Fire Season 1 Episode 4 Haas and Brandt wrote the pilot, which was directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff ("Homeland").
"Chicago Fire" is produced by Universal Television and Wolf Films.