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A detective from the year 2077 finds herself trapped in present day Vancouver and searching for ruthless criminals from the future.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Rachel Nichols ...  Kiera Cameron 42 episodes, 2012-2015
Victor Webster ...  Carlos Fonnegra 42 episodes, 2012-2015
Erik Knudsen ...  Alec Sadler 42 episodes, 2012-2015
Stephen Lobo ...  Matthew Kellog 42 episodes, 2012-2015
Omari Newton ...  Lucas Ingram 40 episodes, 2012-2015
Roger Cross ...  Travis Verta 39 episodes, 2012-2015
Luvia Petersen ...  Jasmine Garza 39 episodes, 2012-2015
Brian Markinson ...  Insp. Dillon / ... 38 episodes, 2012-2015
Lexa Doig ...  Sonya Valentine 34 episodes, 2012-2014
Jennifer Spence ...  Betty Robertson 30 episodes, 2012-2014
Richard Harmon ...  Julian Randol / ... 26 episodes, 2012-2015
Terry Chen ...  Curtis Chen 22 episodes, 2012-2015
Magda Apanowicz ...  Emily 19 episodes, 2013-2015
Ian Tracey ...  Jason 17 episodes, 2012-2015
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Storyline

Continuum is a one-hour police drama centered on Kiera Cameron, a regular cop from 65 years in the future who finds herself trapped in present day Vancouver. She is alone, a stranger in a strange land, and has eight of the most ruthless criminals from the future, known as Liber8, loose in the city. Lucky for Kiera, through the use of her CMR (cellular memory recall), a futuristic liquid chip technology implanted in her brain, she connects with Alec Sadler, a seventeen-year-old tech genius. When Kiera calls and Alec answers, a very unique partnership begins. Kiera's first desire is to get "home." But until she figures out a way to do that, she must survive in our time period and use all the resources available to her to track and capture the terrorists before they alter history enough to change the course of the future. After all, what's the point of going back if the future isn't the one you left? Written by ahmetkozan

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The present unfolds. The future unravels. The rest is history. See more »


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 January 2013 (USA) See more »

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Reunion Pictures,Shaw Media See more »
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16:9 HD
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Trivia

As the show deals with time travel, it is only fitting that each episode title relates to that. In the first season, all episodes have the word "Time" in their titles, such as "Wasting Time" or "Playtime".

In the second season the writers expanded on the idea and named each episode something with "Second". This can be read as both the time measurement, but also an indication of the season to which the episodes belong.

Keeping in line with the previous seasons, all episodes in Season 3 includes the word "Minute" in their titles.

Continuing the trend set by the previous seasons, all episode titles the final season contain the word Hour. Very fittingly, the final episode of the final season is called Final Hour. See more »

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[second season opening title sequence]
Kiera Cameron: 2077. My time, my city, my family. When terrorists killed thousands of innocents, they were condemned to die. They had other plans. A time travel device sent us all back 65 years. I want to get home, but I can't be sure what I will return to if history is changed. Their plan? To corrupt and control the present in order to win the future. What they didn't plan on, was me.
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Promising!
19 June 2012 | by tmz-401-518812See all my reviews

This show looks promising! An interesting storyline with talented actors and actresses. Fantastic CGI. Easily the best new sci-fi show this month.

Why are people immediately assuming it is backed by corporate America? Last I checked there was more than one country in North America. A 'North American Union' would contain at least 3 countries. Just because the plot starts with corporations taking over the world? People have barely watched 1 episode and they are already jumping to conclusions. The possibilities are endless, the story has obviously captured your attention, why are you bashing it?

There is no conspiracy theory, the main character is doing her job. Not quite sure how that equates to her stopping freedom?

Look past real world existing oppressive regimes. If you haven't noticed, it is a Canadian made and produced show, and I can almost guarantee the storyline is going to be surprising you as it progresses. You can feel that as the main character Rachel learns more during her experiences in the past, and how that experience will affect the future time line.


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