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Sanctuary 

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Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, and cloning have changed the definition of "humanity" in the modern world, but the darker side contains monsters that only few are brave enough to face, because the future lies in their hands.

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Damian Kindler
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 20 wins & 54 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Amanda Tapping ...  Dr. Helen Magnus 59 episodes, 2008-2011
Robin Dunne ...  Dr. Will Zimmerman / ... 59 episodes, 2008-2011
Christopher Heyerdahl ...  Bigfoot / ... 59 episodes, 2008-2011
Ryan Robbins ...  Henry Foss 58 episodes, 2008-2011
Agam Darshi ...  Kate Freelander 37 episodes, 2009-2011
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Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, cloning; The very meaning of the word "humanity" changes daily in the modern world. But there is a darker side to the evolution of mankind, a truth only a few brave souls are willing to face: There are monsters loose in the world. And they are the key to the future of our race. Written by SpArkY

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There are monsters loose in the world. And they are the key to the future of our race.


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It takes 5 hours in the prosthetics make-up chair by an actor to evolve into one of the creatures in Sanctuary. See more »

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Henry Foss: All access pass to Spookville. Comes with a free lunch and a decoder ring.
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Referenced in Séries express: Episode #2.5 (2008) See more »

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Great Show! Fantastic Acting! Cool Story lines.
15 April 2009 | by cidade_negraSee all my reviews

What else can a Sci Fi fan ask for? This show has the potential to be one of the best original shows on SciFi channel. I can't wait for the new episodes to start.

I especially enjoy the acting. Amanda Tapping, Christopher Heyerdahl, and Robin Dunne give great performances. I wouldn't be surprised if they were nominated for several acting awards.

Some of the episodes standout more than the others. "Edward", "The Five", "Requiem", and "Revelations" are episodes that capture the soul of the series. The stories are compelling. Besides being well planned and acted, these episodes give important background and pushed the story arch further.


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Country:

Canada

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English

Release Date:

3 October 2008 (USA) See more »

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