When an alien species comes to Earth bearing boons to Humanity, a few suspicious humans seek to learn and resist the newcomers' true designs.

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Von Flores ...
 Ronald Sandoval / ... (110 episodes, 1997-2002)
Leni Parker ...
 Da'an / ... (92 episodes, 1997-2002)
Anita La Selva ...
 Zo'or (82 episodes, 1997-2002)
Richard Chevolleau ...
 Marcus 'Augur' Deveraux (76 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Jonathan Doors (72 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Liam Kincaid / ... (70 episodes, 1998-2002)
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 Renee Palmer (66 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Lili Marquette / ... (56 episodes, 1997-2002)
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An androgynous alien species called the Taelons arrive on earth, claiming to be companions of humanity, putting an end to crime, illness, and famine. Some are suspicious of the Taleons, and form a resistance movement. The resistance soon learned that the force that sustains the Taelons are breaking down, and they are using humans as test subjects in experiments to help save their species. The initial focus of the show was Commander William Boone and his partner, Captain Lili Marquette, who worked for both the Taelons and the resistance. After Boone was killed, the show introduced a new protagonist, Major Liam Kincaid, and began to play on the strengths of it's ensemble cast. Written by Ronos

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The original title for the show was "Battleground: Earth", but the producers changed it because it sounded too much like L. Ron Hubbard's novel, "Battlefield: Earth". See more »

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President Thompson: I'm asking you not to abandon us.
Zo'or: The earth is doomed. You can best serve the Taelons by dying when you are told to die.
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2010 - I am hooked!
9 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I never heard of this series when it was running...pretty busy during those years. I accidentally came upon it at Amazon and hunted down the first episode. I WAS HOOKED!! I can't stop! This series is amazing! Mystery, intrigue, twists and turns.....just when you think you know whats going to happen...BAM, something else happens! The story lines are extremely well written and the characters, and their development, are fabulous, especially the two main Taelon characters, Zo'or and Da'an. The actress who plays Zo'or is amazing at portraying haughtiness and arrogance! I love hating the character!

I am in the middle of Season 3 and find it hard to stop watching one after another. I watched all five seasons of Andromeda two years ago, proclaiming it as my all time fav, but this series has knocked it out of first position. Earth Final Conflict is now my all time favorite and I HIGHLY recommend this series!


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