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Chicago Fire: Hanging On

Casey confronts Detective Voight about his harassing tactics, vowing never to back down, and ends up paying the price for his decision. Dawson faces disciplinary action for her on-the-job conduct. Meanwhile, Severide finds his arm failing him during a rescue at a construction accident, and reaches out to Anna, an old flame and pharmaceutical rep, hoping she might be able to help alleviate his injury problems.

Source: NBC

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x5
Airdate: Wednesday November 07th, 2012

Director: Jean de Segonzac
Writer: Marc Dube

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky LIVING) Nov 21, 2012
AU (FOX8) Feb 07, 2013

Guest Stars
Christian StolteChristian Stolte
As Firefighter Randy "Mouch" McHolland
Jason BegheJason Beghe
As Detective Hank Voight
Jon SedaJon Seda
As Detective Antonio Dawson
Mo GalliniMo Gallini
As Jose Vargas
Yuri SardarovYuri Sardarov
As Firefighter Brian "Otis" Zvonecek

Co-Guest Stars
Mouzam MakkarMouzam Makkar
As Anna
Randy FlaglerRandy Flagler
As Capp
Robyn CoffinRobyn Coffin
As Cindy Herrmann
Sam PorettaSam Poretta
As Paramedic Chief Hatcher
William SmillieWilliam Smillie
As Hadley
Aaron KirbyAaron Kirby
As Garrett
Alfred WilsonAlfred Wilson
As Terrance
Cynthia AbernathyCynthia Abernathy
As Anesthesiologist
Jack BronisJack Bronis
As Supervisor
Joe MikietaJoe Mikieta
As Ladder Truck Driver
Kurt NaebigKurt Naebig
As Grogan
Nick HorstNick Horst
As Seth

Anne LockhartAnne Lockhart
As Dispatcher
Main Cast
Jesse SpencerJesse Spencer
As Lieutenant Matthew Casey
Taylor KinneyTaylor Kinney
As Lieutenant Kelly Severide
Monica RaymundMonica Raymund
As Firefighter Gabriela Dawson
David EigenbergDavid Eigenberg
As Firefighter Christopher Herrmann
Eamonn WalkerEamonn Walker
As Battalion Chief Wallace Boden
Teri ReevesTeri Reeves
As Dr. Hallie Thomas
Lauren GermanLauren German
As Paramedic Leslie Shay
Charlie Barnett (2)Charlie Barnett (2)
As Paramedic Peter Mills


The episode begins with Casey having a chat with Hallie over the phone, about Detective Voight and the recent episode of her car being broken into and vandalized. Casey hangs up and then enters the police station where Voight works. He enters Voight’s office and tells him “stay away from me. I am telling you to back off”. Casey then makes it absolutely clear to Voight that, he won’t retract his statement. Voight though, seems apparently unmoved by his warning. A little later Casey and team get a call about a factory accident. At the factory they see that a guy’s hand is stuck in a machine. The guy tells the team that his name is Garret. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorMichael Brandt  |  Derek Haas
Executive ProducerJoe Chappelle  |  Matt Olmstead  |  Dick Wolf  |  Michael Brandt  |  Derek Haas  |  Danielle Gelber  |  Peter Jankowski
Co-Executive ProducerMarc Dube  |  Arthur W. Forney  |  Andrea Newman  |  Thania St. John
Supervising ProducerBryan Oh
ProducerHilly Hicks, Jr.  |  John L. Roman  |  Tim Deluca
Co-ProducerCarla Corwin
Production DesignerCraig Jackson
EditorRick Tuber
CastingMickie Paskal  |  Lynn Kressel  |  Jonathan Strauss  |  Jennifer Rudnicke
MusicAtli Örvarsson
Director of PhotographyLisa Wiegand
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