Prey (1998)

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Overwhelmed by the brutal murder of her mentor and friend, Dr. Ann Coulter, young bioanthropologist Dr. Sloan Parker continues Coulter's secret DNA research at Whitney University in ... See full summary »

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 Tom Daniels (14 episodes, 1998)
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 Dr. Walter Attwood (14 episodes, 1998)
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 Ray Peterson (14 episodes, 1998)
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 Dr. Sloan Parker (13 episodes, 1998)
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 Dr. Ed Tate (13 episodes, 1998)
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 Attwood's Boss (7 episodes, 1998)
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Overwhelmed by the brutal murder of her mentor and friend, Dr. Ann Coulter, young bioanthropologist Dr. Sloan Parker continues Coulter's secret DNA research at Whitney University in Southern California. Coulter believed global warming spawned a brilliant new species of human that is determined to eliminate Homo sapiens, just as Homo sapiens has, in its perception of manifest destiny, killed off competing species. Written by Anonymous

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Original scripts and online Virtual TV: Like so many short lived television series, Prey had a cult following all its own. However, the series lives on through the artful craft of online Virtual TV. which can be found at various sites throughout Internet. See more »

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Trip down memory lane
24 November 2007 | by (Georgia, United States) – See all my reviews

I remember watching this several years ago, though I think I caught the episodes as reruns on the USA Channel. Excellent premise and wonder cast chemistry. Even though I wasn't a scifi buff back then, I found myself pouring through the TV guide (hey, it was before the age of TiVo) to watch them all.

The basic storyline of a superior race evolving and competing with modern day man has been redone a couple of times since. Threshold was one such show...also prematurely canceled before it could gain a foothold among the gamut of reality shows and crime scene spin-offs. I think the reason Prey featured foremost in my memory was because of the character of Tom. He brought such a alternate view of the evolving species and exuded a quiet and humble strength. Watching him struggle with his increased feelings for humanity (and in particular, Sloan) versus his instinct for his race's survival was mesmerizing. I hated the series finale and how it left audiences clueless about his fate.


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