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Alphas is a science fiction drama focusing on a team that investigates people with supernatural abilities.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
David Strathairn ...  Dr. Lee Rosen 24 episodes, 2011-2012
Ryan Cartwright ...  Gary Bell 24 episodes, 2011-2012
Warren Christie ...  Cameron Hicks 24 episodes, 2011-2012
Azita Ghanizada ...  Rachel Pirzad 24 episodes, 2011-2012
Laura Mennell ...  Nina Theroux 24 episodes, 2011-2012
Malik Yoba ...  Bill Harken 24 episodes, 2011-2012
Mahershala Ali ...  Nathan Clay 12 episodes, 2011-2012
John Pyper-Ferguson ...  Stanton Parish 10 episodes, 2011-2012
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Storyline

Following the death of a witness in a court case, Dr. Lee Rosen leads a team of "Alphas", (advanced human beings) who have have a number of special skills that makes them a formidable team. As Rosen mentors them and teaches the team to harness their considerable skills, they begin to realize that there are powerful forces behind the courthouse murder, including one of their own. Written by Anonymous

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Super. But Human. See more »


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TV-14

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Persian

Release Date:

11 July 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Section 8 See more »

Filming Locations:

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Dolby Digital | DTS (5.1)

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Callum Keith Rennie played Ray McDere on the tv show version of The Firm, and David Stathairn played the same character in the film version of The Firm. See more »

Quotes

[opening theme]
Trey Lockerbie: [singing] Don't take "no" for an answer / 'nd there's no telling where we've been... / 'Cause people don't understand, understand, understand / People don't understand / People like me.
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Featured in The Big Review: Summer TV Special (2012) See more »

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User Reviews

already developed characters, team has love/hate relationships - it's real life superheros in real life situations
13 July 2011 | by dbkelley-1See all my reviews

so much fun, I can't wait for the next episode. finally a show that doesn't treat us like morons by showing us the minute details of how A met B and had to work with C to create a new superhero team.

nina has an obviously deep and hidden past, gary's character is interesting and well executed and he has serious tension with Malik's character, it's all very cool.

The show gets right to work. Remember this was the PILOT episode that already went out and was approved with great viewing numbers in the past.

I expect some great things from the future episodes now that the actors and writers have gotten to grow with time.


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