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No Ordinary Family 

The Powells are a typical American family living in Pacific Bay, California, whose members gain special powers after their plane crashes in the Amazon.
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Series cast summary:
Michael Chiklis ...  Jim Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Julie Benz ...  Stephanie Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Kay Panabaker ...  Daphne Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Jimmy Bennett ...  J.J. Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Autumn Reeser ...  Katie Andrews 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Romany Malco ...  George St. Cloud 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Stephen Collins ...  Dr. Dayton King 20 episodes, 2010-2011
Josh Stewart ...  The Watcher / ... 14 episodes, 2010-2011
Jason Antoon ...  Mr. Litchfield 9 episodes, 2010-2011
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The Powells are a typical American family living in Pacific Bay, California, whose members gain special powers after their plane crashes in the Amazon.

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New powers. Instructions not included.

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Action | Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Official Sites:

ABC [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 September 2010 (USA) See more »

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No Ordinary Family See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Actor Michael Chiklis is no stranger to playing a super powered human, as he played Ben Grimm (AKA the Thing) in both of the Fantastic Four movies. In fact Jim Powell's powers are very similar to that of Ben Grimm. See more »

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Referenced in The 37th Annual People's Choice Awards (2011) See more »

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Fantastic Four meets Heroes
5 October 2010 | by DarkVulcan29See all my reviews

The story of Jim Powell(Michael Chiklis) and his wife Stephanie(Julie Benz) decide to take a family vacation, in hopes to do something has a family, and take there kids along, Daphne(Kay Panabaker) and JJ(James Bennett). But quickly have a plane accident, and land in a pond of special water, special because when they get back something strange comes on all of them, Jim has superhuman strength, and is almost unbreakable, Stephanie is super fast, pretty much faster than a speeding bullet, Dapine has the ability to read minds, and is overwhelmed by it, and JJs mind is like super computer. We wonder what adventures will come The Powells way?

An entertaining series, awesome effects, and good chemistry between the cast. It's easy to see the comparisons between Fantastic Four and Heroes. I hope it keeps getting clever has it goes on.


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