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A police detective in the asteroid belt, the first officer of an interplanetary ice freighter and an earth-bound United Nations executive slowly discover a vast conspiracy that threatens the Earth's rebellious colony on the asteroid belt.

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The Expanse is a three season sci-fi TV series. Two hundred years in the future, in a fully colonized solar system, police detective Josephus Miller (Thomas Jane), who was born in the asteroid belt, is given the assignment to find a missing young woman; Julie Mao (Florence Faivre). Meanwhile, James Holden (Steven Strait), the first officer of an ice freighter, is witness to an unprovoked attack upon the ship, by craft believed to be from Mars (MCRN Federation). As news of the attack spreads throughout the system, the incident's flow-on threatens to destabilize already tenuous relations between Earth, Mars and The Belt. Far away from the struggles in deep space, on Earth, Chrisjen Avasarala (Shohreh Aghdashloo), a powerful United Nations executive and diplomat, works to prevent war between Earth and Mars by any means. Soon, the 3 find out the missing woman and the ice freighter's fate are part of a vast covert conspiracy which threatens all humanity.

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Series cast summary:
...  Jim Holden / ... 36 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Alex Kamal 36 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Naomi Nagata 36 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Amos Burton 36 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Chrisjen Avasarala 33 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Sadavir Errinwright 27 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Julie Mao 24 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Roberta 'Bobbie' W. Draper / ... 23 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Joe Miller 19 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Col. Frederick Lucius Johnson / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2018
...  Cotyar 15 episodes, 2017-2018
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Two hundred years in the future, in a fully colonized solar system, police detective Josephus Miller (Thomas Jane), who was born in the asteroid belt, is given the assignment to find a missing young woman; Julie Mao (Florence Faivre). Meanwhile, James Holden (Steven Strait), the first officer of an ice freighter, is witness to an unprovoked attack upon the ship, by craft believed to be from Mars (MCRN Federation). As news of the attack spreads throughout the system, the incident's flow-on threatens to destabilize already tenuous relations between Earth, Mars and The Belt. Far away from the struggles in deep space, on Earth, Chrisjen Avasarala (Shohreh Aghdashloo), a powerful United Nations executive and diplomat, works to prevent war between Earth and Mars by any means. Soon, the 3 find out the missing woman and the ice freighter's fate are part of a vast covert conspiracy which threatens all humanity. Written by nano_tech

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Trivia

Elias Toufexis, who plays Kenzo in the first season, has vast experience in Performance Capture. After his character arc ended in the last scene of season 1, the producers asked him to come back and play the Hybrid creature for season 2 through Performance Capture. He has since been in every season playing the hybrid monsters or even occasionally other soldiers or cast members bodies. The producers have promised to "kill Elias every season in some way" See more »

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In the opening credits they show Jupiter's Great Red Spot. Since the show is 200 years in the future and the Great Red Spot is predicted to disappear in about 20 years it should not exist. See more »

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Referenced in Face Off: Beyond the Expanse (2015) See more »

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Agenda driven industry and dumbed down audience are destroying entertainment.
12 May 2018 | by See all my reviews

Gobsmacked at the news that this show has been cancelled after only three seasons!

Currently, if a series doesn't have social messages central to every plot, they won't be supported, and abandoned.

With imbecilic agenda shows like Arrow/Flash/Legends/Supergirl continuing to survive in an era where the wrong people are making these propaganda decisions, it's obvious that there won't be much chance for another high caliber show as this one to make an appearance any time soon.

***For fans of The Expanse, fortunately, there's an option. There are a stack of books available to continue the saga! (Unfortunately, it will upset you even more when you see how awesome future seasons of this series was going to be, once you read where the incredible story was taking us!) They are all also in audible book form. No CGI can duplicate your imagination.


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