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
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In 2014, there was talk of Ken Lipman possibly producing a live-action feature film of Alex's life after the show ended, bringing back all of the characters. Unfortunately, actress Louan Gideon, who played the role of Danielle Atron, died from an illness in 2014 and many of the show's actors and actresses have since moved on to other work. However, Lipman has still expressed interest in beginning a screenplay for it. See more