She's Alex Mack. One minute she's walking home...the next there's a crash and she's drenched in some weird chemical! Then she gets powers...

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 Alex Mack / ... (78 episodes, 1994-1998)
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 Annie Mack (78 episodes, 1994-1998)
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 Ray Alvarado (78 episodes, 1994-1998)
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 George Mack (78 episodes, 1994-1998)
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 Barbara Mack / ... (78 episodes, 1994-1998)
Benjamin Kimball Smith ...
 Louis Driscoll (54 episodes, 1995-1998)
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 Robyn Russo (43 episodes, 1994-1998)
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 Danielle Atron (33 episodes, 1994-1998)
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A teenage girl, just starting junior high and living in a modern corporate community is accidentally contaminated by a secret chemical product of The Plant. She acquires mysterious abilities that allow her to change her shape, move objects with her mind, and zap people and objects with small electrical charges. The owners of The Plant continually seek to find out which of the local kids has been contaminated so they can experiment on her, but their employees are less than competent and the search is comedic and futile. Written by <jmpoer@ix.netcom.com>

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The GC-161 chemical that was sprayed out across Alex in the first season was created using gold paint, glitter flakes, baking powder and water. In later seasons, anything filmed that was supposed to be covered in GC-161 was filmed on its own normally, and then a glowing gold effect was digitally added in during editing later on. See more »

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Puberty memories.
25 July 2009 | by (Noctropolis) – See all my reviews

Oh I remember watching this show at 4:00 p.m. during my junior high days. It was not a pleasant experience because I remember watching it when I made my homework.

Still, the show caught my attention when Alex displayed her special powers and dealt with the typical junior high problems.

But the show wasn't all about adventures and special powers; it was more of an educational effort for a younger audience in order to get more interested in school and biology overall.

The lead actress (can't remember her name and I'm too lazy to copy and paste from the main details) delivered a fantastic performance. She made the show watchable.

They just don't make shows like this one anymore...


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