TV series The Messengers season 1 tells the story of the impending apocalypse, which should prevent a few people. Scientist Vera is in the New Mexico desert when a mysterious object crashes down on earth creating an energy pulse that causes her and a group of four strangers to die. Oddly enough a few hours later Vera and the others come back to life. When they woke up, they found out that they were chosen as the protectors of the earth. Upon awakening they discover their new powers, from amazing strength to healing powers. They also come across the strange figure known as The Man, who offers Vera a complicated task in return for the thing that she's wanted most in life. All these people are strangers to each other. They are so different that it is not clear why they were chosen for the salvation of the world. Among them are women and men. From now on, the five men, endowed with supernatural powers - the Messengers who will save the world from imminent apocalypse.