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Poltergeist: The Legacy 

"The Legacy" is a secret society that began many centuries ago to accumulate knowledge and artifacts to help fight against the evil in the world. This particular Legacy team is set in San ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Derek de Lint ...  Derek Rayne, Ph.D. 87 episodes, 1996-1999
Martin Cummins ...  Nick Boyle 87 episodes, 1996-1999
Robbi Chong Robbi Chong ...  Alexandra Moreau 87 episodes, 1996-1999
Helen Shaver ...  Rachel Corrigan, MD / ... 87 episodes, 1996-1999
Kristin Lehman ...  Kristin Adams 36 episodes, 1998-1999
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"The Legacy" is a secret society that began many centuries ago to accumulate knowledge and artifacts to help fight against the evil in the world. This particular Legacy team is set in San Francisco in a castle-like house on Angel Island. Dr. Derek Rayne heads up the team comprised of psychiatrist, Rachel Corrigan; priest, Philip C.; ex-Navy SEAL, Nick Boyle; and researcher/psychic Alex Moreau. Written by Clarianna Demonbreun <demonbreun@juno.com>

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Canada | USA

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English

Release Date:

21 April 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Poltergeist: El legado See more »

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(88 episodes)

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Color
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Trivia

Both Derek De Lint and Martin Cummins were both considered for the roles of Conner MacLeod and Richie Ryan in Highlander before being cast in the show. See more »

Quotes

opening credits narrator: Since the beginning of time, mankind has existed between the world of light and the world of darkness. This journal chronicles the work of our secret society known as the Legacy, created to protect the innocent from those creatures that inhabit the shadows and the night.
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Connections

Spun-off from Poltergeist (1982) See more »

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One of the best shows ever!
15 April 2000 | by jami-2See all my reviews

PTL is one of the most exiting shows ever! With an all star cast like Helen Shaver(who has starred in many movies as well as tv shows) Alexandra Purvis, (who is is the upcoming theatrical release Marine life) and many others, plus special effects and story lines that draw you into their world, it's no wonder there are over 1000 sites devoted enitrely to it! It airs monday-friday on SciFi channel @11eastern, and saturdays on some syndications. Though the show aired it's last episode, there are campains to get it back into production (And we all know what happened when StarTrek fans did that!) :)Watch it and you will understand.


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