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Cast

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Amanda Tapping ... Dr. Helen Magnus (8 episodes, 2007)

Robin Dunne ... Dr. Will Zimmerman (8 episodes, 2007)

Emilie Ullerup ... Ashley Magnus (8 episodes, 2007)

Christopher Heyerdahl ... Bigfoot / ... (8 episodes, 2007)

Cainan Wiebe ... Alexei (4 episodes, 2007)
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Series Directed by
Martin Wood (7 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Writing credits
Damian Kindler (7 episodes, 2007)
Martin Wood (7 episodes, 2007)

Series Produced by
Amie Gibbins .... co-producer (8 episodes, 2007)
Damian Kindler .... executive producer (8 episodes, 2007)
Martin Wood .... executive producer (8 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Original Music by
Joel Goldsmith (8 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Cinematography by
James Alfred Menard (1 episode, 2007)
 
Series Film Editing by
Brad Rines (1 episode, 2007)
 
Series Production Design by
Todd Van Hulzen (8 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Makeup Department
Sarah Pickersgill .... special makeup effects artist (8 episodes, 2007)
Nicholas Podbrey .... special effects makeup artist / special effects makeup coordinator (8 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Production Management
Kerry McDowall .... post-production supervisor (8 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Art Department
Andras Bagoly .... assistant property master (1 episode, 2007)
Kenny Gibbs .... property master (1 episode, 2007)
 
Series Sound Department
Jay Cheetham .... background sound editor (8 episodes, 2007)
Hugo DeLaCerda .... sound re-recording mixer (8 episodes, 2007)
Devan Kraushar .... sound designer (8 episodes, 2007)
James Wallace .... sound designer / sound effects editor (8 episodes, 2007)
Anke Bakker .... sound supervisor (7 episodes, 2007)
Kris Fenske .... sound designer (5 episodes, 2007)
Iain Pattison .... sound re-recording mixer (4 episodes, 2007)
Graeme Hughes .... sound re-recording mixer (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Special Effects by
Dan Rebert .... prosthetics effects supervisor (1 episode, 2007)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Eric Belanger .... senior compositor (8 episodes, 2007)
Gordon Bellamy .... digital scanning: polymorph3d (8 episodes, 2007)
Greg Lohr .... digital artist (8 episodes, 2007)
Scott Lubker .... lead character artist (8 episodes, 2007)
Ron Martin .... visual effects producer (8 episodes, 2007)
Richard Patterson .... visual effects supervisor (8 episodes, 2007)
Pascal Polic .... digital artist (8 episodes, 2007)
Jesús L. Yapor .... compositor (8 episodes, 2007)
Jose Yapor .... visual effects artist (8 episodes, 2007)
Brian Zheng .... digital effects artist (8 episodes, 2007)
Michael Goddard .... digital artist (7 episodes, 2007)
Patrick Beauchamp .... senior lighting artist (5 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Stunts
James Bamford .... stunt coordinator (8 episodes, 2007)

Aaron Au .... stunt performer (unknown episodes, 2007)
Mike Desabrais .... stunt double (unknown episodes, 2007)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ian Prince .... dolly grip : "b" camera / best boy grip (8 episodes, 2007)
Ted Smith .... first assistant: a camera (8 episodes, 2007)
Prem Marimuthu .... rigging gaffer (7 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Music Department
Doug Blackley .... composer: additional music (8 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Other crew
Ryan Steacy .... armorer (1 episode, 2007)
 


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5 out of 45 people found the following review useful.
please ........not again., 17 May 2010
Author: gs20 from United States

This show is a good example of what happens when an actor stays with an incredibly successful show for a long time and through this common sense and loyalty to the successful show, becomes a star in her own right and garners producing power to be used at a later date...........unfortunately sometimes they over reach their grasp and waste that preciously achieved Hollywood authority in a first attempt that, for a variety of reasons, is just a boring, derivative bomb and while i am not shocked, i am surprised that it has been apparently renewed for a second season .........my feeling here is that, again, this is the influence of Amanda Tapping, flexing her muscles and reflected by whatever deal she was able to arrange when she decided to produce her show because it is pretty clear that this show would never have been renewed by a major network ........but due to the fact that SyFy will air just about any lame story that can be produced within a given budget it does not surprise that they will do almost anything to keep a known star on screen .........too bad, because it really is a dis-service to their viewers.

I cannot even begin to tell you why i dislike this slow, ponderous storyline but i would mention the overt overacting, the generally poor ability of some of the co-stars(Robin Dunne's only acting device seems to be to open his mouth and keep it open regardless of his motivation or what's happening around him .....it seems to be his only available response) ......as well, i was very happy when the extremely unsympathetic character of the daughter disappeared, i thought maybe they were trying to improve their character base .......she was so annoying and although she thought she was a real killer, she was actually quite incompetent.........another huge annoyance to me personally is Tapping's accent......now i suppose that may be her natural accent but, if so, she has apparently gotten so used to her American accent after so many years that she may no longer actually be able to sound like herself........her accent seems bizarre and fake to me ......i cannot even place her accent and i am actually pretty good at doing so .......in other words i can't tell what part of England she came from due to the bizarre evolution of her accent ........i have actually seen this phenomena in other people who have lived in the united states for a long time even when they have not affected an American accent every day for their work...............anyway, due to the poor character development, the derivative historical name dropping and sluggish story lines, i don't give this show a very healthy lifespan.

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