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:
...  Jim Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Stephanie Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Daphne Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  J.J. Powell 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Katie Andrews 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  George St. Cloud 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  Dr. Dayton King 20 episodes, 2010-2011
...  The Watcher / ... 14 episodes, 2010-2011
...  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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Kay Panabaker's sister Danielle Panabaker has also played a super-powered teenager on Sky High (2005) and is currently playing Caitlin Snow, the alter ego of the super-villain Killer Frost, in The CW TV series The Flash since 2014. See more »

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Fantastic Four meets Heroes
5 October 2010 | by See 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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