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Now and Again 

When Michael Wiseman is killed in a tragic subway accident, the U.S. government covertly makes him an offer he can't refuse; they "keep his brain alive" and place it into a new, genetically... See full summary »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Eric Close ...  Michael Wiseman 22 episodes, 1999-2000
Dennis Haysbert ...  Dr. Theodore Morris 22 episodes, 1999-2000
Gerrit Graham ...  Roger Bender 22 episodes, 1999-2000
Heather Matarazzo ...  Heather Wiseman 22 episodes, 1999-2000
Charles Durning ...  Narrator 20 episodes, 1999-2000
Margaret Colin ...  Lisa Wiseman 19 episodes, 1999-2000
Timothy Devlin ...  Special Agent #1 / ... 10 episodes, 1999-2000
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When Michael Wiseman is killed in a tragic subway accident, the U.S. government covertly makes him an offer he can't refuse; they "keep his brain alive" and place it into a new, genetically bio-engineered body. The doctor in charge of the experiment has grand plans for him, but all Michael wants is to get back to his grieving wife and daughter. For security reasons, the government forbids such contact... not that Michael is going to let that stop him. Written by Mandolin

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The government gave him a new body and a new identity. What they didn't count on is... he's got a mind of his own.


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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A doua sansa See more »

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Runtime:

(22 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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CBS canceled the show after one season, and the first season ended in a cliffhanger. See more »

Quotes

Lisa Wiseman: Stop saying my name like you've known me for a million years! And stop acting so familiar! You are completely unfamiliar! In fact, you're crazy! In fact, you're a crazy man walking around asking people to hold his eggs. Screw you! SCREW... YOU!
Michael Wiseman: Really? You sure? It's a weekday, you know!
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Very enjoyable show
23 November 2003 | by signjaySee all my reviews

Now & Again is one of my favorite TV shows of all time. I had a great time watching these characters. My favorite scene was Michael appearing as an angel to help Heather come back from the near death of the lightening strike. I was terribly disappointed when the show was canceled but do not wish to see a neat and tidy wrap up. The stories in this program were creative and unpredictable and never neat and tidy.


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