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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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Cast

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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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

ABC [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 September 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ebatavaline perekond See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

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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Cancelled. Very bad choice
12 August 2011 | by f-sarkisSee all my reviews

It seems pathetic and nonsensical that this TV show has been cancelled. My guess is, since it does not have adult scenes, perverted language and swearing it is not cut out to be produced anymore.

No ordinary family has a great story plot and portrays a family with super powers. In their quest to find out what or how their powers work they are confronted by other individuals who also have powers.

This show is a great family show and as an avid follower it was a show where everyone in a family can relate to a character; a caring mother, the strong father, the smart children and the terrific friends.

Shame on you ABC, shame on you!


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