Noah Wyle And His New Alien Invasion Drama ‘Falling Skies’

Most of us know and remember him as ER’s Dr. Carter, but Noah Wyle has traded in his scalpel and is now fighting off aliens instead. The actor is one of the stars in TNT’s hottest new show Falling Skies.

The show will have Wyle play a father trying to protect his children, while having to overcome the death of his wife and the abduction his son – all caused by the aliens who invaded the earth.

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The alien invasion drama debuted its two-hour premiere Sunday night and became the most-watched cable series launch of the year, delivering 5.9 million viewers.

How do you think the show will do? Launch the gallery to check out photos of Wyle and his cast members at the premiere of Falling Skies.