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Follows the journey of a time traveler from the post-apocalyptic future who appears in present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will nearly destroy the human race.
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Series cast summary:
Aaron Stanford ...  James Cole 47 episodes, 2015-2018
Amanda Schull ...  Dr. Cassandra Railly 47 episodes, 2015-2018
Barbara Sukowa ...  Katarina Jones 45 episodes, 2015-2018
Emily Hampshire ...  Jennifer Goines 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Todd Stashwick ...  Deacon 35 episodes, 2015-2018
Andrew Gillies ...  Dr. Julian Adler 35 episodes, 2015-2018
Kirk Acevedo ...  José Ramse 33 episodes, 2015-2018
Alisen Down ...  Olivia / ... 31 episodes, 2015-2018
Demore Barnes ...  Whitley 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Murray Furrow ...  Dr. Lasky 22 episodes, 2015-2018
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In the year 2043, scavenger James Cole (Aaron Stanford) has been recruited by a team of "Project Splinter" scientists led by physicist Katarina Jones (Barbara Sukowa), to travel back in time to the year 2015, and stop the release of a deadly virus by the enigmatic organization known as the "Army of the 12 Monkeys". In Cole's original time-line, the virus caused a plague that resulted in the death of seven billion humans in the year 2017, and its on-going mutations will mean the eventual end of the human race. In the 2015 time-line, Cole will meet and enlist the help of brilliant virologist Dr. Cassandra "Cassie" Railly (Amanda Schull); the two are brought together because a recording mentioning Cole, that Cassie made after the viral outbreak, is uncovered by Jones in the future time-line, prompting her to select Cole for the mission. Cole will also encounter a seemingly unstable math genius named Jennifer Goines (Emily Hampshire), whose father Cole has been tasked to kill, Cassie's ... Written by ahmetkozan

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Sacrifice the past. Save the future. (Season 4) See more »


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USA

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English | French | German | Chechen | Japanese | Czech

Release Date:

16 January 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Twelve Monkeys See more »

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Detroit, Michigan, USA See more »

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Atlas Entertainment See more »
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16 : 9
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Aaron Stanford (James Cole) and Amanda Schull (Dr. Cassandra Railly) have both worked with actor Shawn Ashmore: Aaron and Shawn appeared together in both the movies 'X-Men 2' and 'X-Men: Last Stand', playing John Allerdyce/Pyro and Bobby Drake/Ice Man respectively, while Amanda and Shawn appeared in the movie 'Devil's Gate', playing FBI Special Agent Daria Francis and Conrad 'Colt' Salter respectively. See more »

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Underrated and Underappreciated. But It is a Masterpiece!
31 December 2018 | by raghavkanuSee all my reviews

The 1st season was a bit slow and predictable. But after that it becomes one of the most mind bending intriguing and exhilarating sci-fi series. Season 3 and 4 are gems and the ending is perfect. It has everything; friendship, love, time travel, time loops. Probably the best sci-fi series yet.


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