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Eureka 

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A U.S. Marshall becomes the sheriff of a remote cozy little Northwestern town of Eureka where the best minds in the US have secretly been tucked away to build futuristic inventions for the government which often go disastrously wrong.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Colin Ferguson ...  Jack Carter 77 episodes, 2006-2012
Salli Richardson-Whitfield ...  Allison Blake 77 episodes, 2006-2012
Erica Cerra ...  Jo Lupo 77 episodes, 2006-2012
Neil Grayston ...  Douglas Fargo / ... 77 episodes, 2006-2012
Joe Morton ...  Henry Deacon 76 episodes, 2006-2012
Chris Gauthier ...  Vincent / ... 67 episodes, 2006-2012
Jordan Danger ...  Zoe Carter 50 episodes, 2006-2012
Niall Matter ...  Zane Donovan 50 episodes, 2007-2012
Ed Quinn ...  Nathan Stark 32 episodes, 2006-2012
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With the help of Albert Einstein and other trusted advisors, President Harry S. Truman commissioned a top-secret residential development in a remote area of the Pacific Northwest, one that would serve to protect and nurture America's most valuable intellectual resources. There our nation's greatest thinkers, the über-geniuses working on the next era of scientific achievement, would be able to live and work in a supportive environment. The best architects and planners were commissioned to design a welcoming place for these superlative geniuses to reside, an area that would offer the best education for their children, the best healthcare, the best amenities and quality of life. A community was created to rival the most idyllic of America's small towns - with one major difference: this town would never appear on any maps. At least, none that haven't been classified "eyes only" by the Pentagon. Written by SyFy

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Despite retaining the persona of a somewhat immature geek, Fargo's personality and overall character changes slightly from the pilot to the rest of the series. In the pilot, he's a bit of a snide, sardonic, devious character, playing assistant/henchman to the scheming and disingenuous Professor Warren King. Throughout the remainder of the series, he transitions to being a much more benign, well-meaning, albeit clumsy and bumbling comedic character. See more »

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Several shots have shown a Home Hardware franchise next to Cafe Diem. Home Hardware have no stores outside Canada. See more »

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Marshall Jack Carter: [about heat signatures in the morgue] I swear if this turns into a zombie attack, I am quitting!
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Referenced in Geeks Who Drink: Felicia Day vs. Dexter Darden (2015) See more »

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Eureka! We've found a new hit show!
24 July 2006 | by Jennifer_HillierSee all my reviews

LOL. I know. The title of this post is too cliché, but I couldn't resist. In any case, I found the pilot of "Eureka" to be totally refreshing. The makers of the show took issues and aspects of long standing science fiction, added a new twist and location, and a ton of humour, creating in the process a fun new show that both amuses and mystifies.

Personally, I enjoyed seeing science fiction elements that have been proved interesting, stimulating, and well liked in the past. Throughout it all, while not too much language was used that I consider far above my own understanding, it still gave me the impression of "Hmmm... They know what they are talking about. Maybe some of this really is possible." I love that about television shows.

Leaving behind the sci fi subject matter, I was also impressed with the acting within and writing of the show. The pilot showed a serious side, with veins of humour throughout. The acting showed great compatibility and believability of the characters. I found myself liking some characters and getting annoyed at others. I love being drawn into a show like that.

Although some things can be considered predictable, and indeed I guessed a number of things before they happened or were revealed, I was still held in suspense and laughing from beginning to end. I can't wait to see more, and I totally recommend this show to everyone I come across. I think you all will enjoy it just as much as I did.


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18 July 2006 (USA) See more »

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