The new format of Lost is totally freaking confusing. And yet…not at all.
As you fans will see when the series returns tonight to ABC for season five, the island is "skipping" through time, backward and forward, which makes things interesting, to say the least. But still, the good news is that Lost won't lose you. Or at least not for long.
So how did executive producers Carlton Cuse and Damon Lindelof pull off what is perhaps the most convoluted format for a TV series ever without completely losing the fans?
I just got off the phone with the Damon and Carlton, who explained their game plan for season five and set the record straight on who is really dead…