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Extant 

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An astronaut struggles to learn how she became pregnant while on a thirteen-month-long solo space mission.

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Mickey Fisher
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Halle Berry ...  Molly Woods / ... 26 episodes, 2014-2015
Pierce Gagnon ...  Ethan Woods 26 episodes, 2014-2015
Grace Gummer ...  Julie Gelineau 26 episodes, 2014-2015
Tyler Hilton ...  Charlie Arthurs 20 episodes, 2014-2015
Goran Visnjic ...  John Woods 16 episodes, 2014-2015
Lynnanne Zager ...  G.I.N.A. 14 episodes, 2014-2015
Hiroyuki Sanada ...  Hideki Yasumoto 13 episodes, 2014
Jeffrey Dean Morgan ...  JD Richter 13 episodes, 2015
Michael O'Neill ...  Alan Sparks 13 episodes, 2014
Camryn Manheim ...  Sam Barton 13 episodes, 2014
Kiersey Clemons ...  Lucy 11 episodes, 2015
Maury Sterling ...  Gordon Kern 11 episodes, 2014
David Morrissey ...  Tobias Shepherd 11 episodes, 2015
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Storyline

An astronaut (Berry) returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history. Written by Anonymous

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Life always finds a way

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Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 July 2014 (USA) See more »

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A létezés határa See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Stereo | Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Jeffrey Dean Morgan plays a character named J.D. Richter. J and D are the first two initials of the actor's name. See more »

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As The World Turns with a Sci-Fi Twist
10 August 2014 | by MaximusNerdousSee all my reviews

I am so frustrated with the sci-fi shows hitting television these days. It seems that the Hollywood machine believes they can maximize viewers by mixing genres in an attempt to please everyone. Imho, this is unrealistic and rarely successful.

In short, like so many other shows, Extant suffers from multiple personality disorder. It shifts from drama to thriller to drama to action to drama to sci-fi to omg my head is spinning! Wait, did I say drama?

To be fair, it does do all of these genres well. The direction and performances are well done, and the premise is interesting.

Unfortunately, the over-the-top dramatic dominance has to be making someone at the SOAP channel feel bested.


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