CTV and production partners Fox Television Studios and Vancouver's Omni Film Productions Limited announced on July 3rd 2009 that Defying Gravity, a new CTV drama beings hot in Vancouver, would also air on ABC in the U.S.
The series premiered on ABC and CTV on August 2nd 2009. The series continued on CTV to September 18, 2009, but the remaining four episodes were aired on the SPACE Channel. ABC's final episode aired on September 13th, and the series was cancelled.
The series was released to DVD on January 19, 2010.