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Heroes 

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Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented.

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Tim Kring
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jack Coleman ...  Noah Bennet 74 episodes, 2006-2010
Hayden Panettiere ...  Claire Bennet 75 episodes, 2006-2010
Milo Ventimiglia ...  Peter Petrelli 69 episodes, 2006-2010
Masi Oka ...  Hiro Nakamura 65 episodes, 2006-2010
Sendhil Ramamurthy ...  Mohinder Suresh 63 episodes, 2006-2010
Greg Grunberg ...  Matt Parkman 63 episodes, 2006-2010
James Kyson ...  Ando Masahashi 62 episodes, 2006-2010
Adrian Pasdar ...  Nathan Petrelli 60 episodes, 2006-2010
Zachary Quinto ...  Sylar 61 episodes, 2006-2010
Ali Larter ...  Niki Sanders / ... 57 episodes, 2006-2010
Cristine Rose ...  Angela Petrelli 52 episodes, 2006-2010
Ashley Crow ...  Sandra Bennet 41 episodes, 2006-2010
Jimmy Jean-Louis ...  The Haitian 32 episodes, 2006-2010
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Storyline

People all over the U.S start to realize they have special abilities, like telekinesis, healing abilities, flying powers, time travel, invisibility, and the ability to absorb other's abilities. One man, known as Sylar, wants to gain all the power of these "heroes" so he can be the most powerful and evolved human of all, and stops at nothing to gruesomely kill these people. In order to protect themselves from him, these people must help one another before Sylar can destroy them all, while they each deal with problems of their own. Written by Patrick Ozzy Lauzier

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USA

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English | Japanese | Spanish

Release Date:

25 September 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

The type of watch Hiro has is "The Connect", made by Nixon Watches. See more »

Quotes

Sylar: Okay, *technically* I'm a serial killer.
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Spoofed in The Mutants: Ways of the Heart: Episode #1.1 (2008) See more »

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31 October 2007 | by db_in_ukSee all my reviews

I grew up in North America, and quality shows like Heroes were a staple. Now having lived in Europe for a few years, I find it difficult to watch American serial dramas. Heroes is an excellent example of a great story, a great cast, and certainly great potential. Unfortunately, American TV stipulates that the story must be dragged out over 23 episodes. What this means is that, in every episode, not much happens. Wait another week and still not much happens. I am now on episode 8 and am ready to bail. I'm not sure I have the patience to last another 15 episodes.

Series like Heroes deserve better. The story deserves to be told for the sake and quality of the story. It does not deserve to be tampered with for the sake of filling a season, because what you get is what we've got with Heroes. A lot of filling and not much substance.

I think what Britain could have done with this. Probably made a cracking good series over 3-4 hours where the story is the focus and the audience is the viewer. Not the advertisers and TV executives.


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