Jake Foley is a computer technician for the N.S.A., who secretly longs for a chance to work in the field. Circumstance puts him in a top secret laboratory, in the middle of a shoot-out ... See full summary »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Christopher Gorham ...  Jake Foley 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Philip Anthony-Rodriguez ...  Kyle Duarte 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Judith Scott ...  Lou Beckett 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Keegan Connor Tracy ...  Diane Hughes 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Marina Black ...  Sarah Carter 13 episodes, 2003-2004
Miranda Frigon ...  Susan Carver / ... 13 episodes, 2003-2004
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Jake Foley is a computer technician for the N.S.A., who secretly longs for a chance to work in the field. Circumstance puts him in a top secret laboratory, in the middle of a shoot-out between security guards and a saboteur. During the battle, a vial containing an experimental serum explodes, covering Jake with shrapnel. But it turns out that the serum is actually nanomites, microscopic machines that heal his injuries and alter his body. Upon discovering his new mind-boggling powers, Jake begins to operate at an atomic level, possessing superhuman strength, lightning-fast speed, heightened hearing, magnified vision, and the ability to communicate telepathically with computers. The N.S.A. soon realizes Jake is an untested asset and forms a Special Ops team with him at its core. As Jake finally realizes his dream of being a field operative, he must also contend with the return of would-be girlfriend Sarah Heywood, who is involved in a Congressional investigation which threatens to ...

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The Ultimate Human Upgrade

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English

Release Date:

10 September 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jake 2.0 - A tökéletes ügynök See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Jake Foley (Christopher Gorham) worked for the N.S.A. in this show. He played C.I.A. Agent August "Auggie" Anderson on Covert Affairs (2010). See more »

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Follows Jake 2.0: The Tech (2003) See more »

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Sceptical, But Hooked - Too Late
2 February 2007 | by CarolinaCoupeSee all my reviews

I had never heard of this series until the SciFi channel began advertising it a couple of months ago. I thought it was a new show, and from the commercials I was not impressed. I started watching the show a few weeks ago (it airs at the same time as wrestling...), and I have to admit, it's grown on me. Tonight was the best I've seen, with Jake diving off of a bridge backwards to avoid returning to the NSA, and his superiors having to launch a man-hunt to find him. Turns out, it was a continuing episode.....sad thing? I missed the ending of that episode.

I am also impressed with Keegan Connor Tracy, who played Diane Hughes. She is typical of the "plain girl turned gorgeous" storyline, but the writers of this show don't focus on that unnecessarily, which allows her much more depth of character.


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