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Spiner To Appear In Alphas

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Brent Spiner, best-known to Star Trek: The Next Generation fans as Data, will be a guest star in the new Syfy series Alphas.

Airing on Monday nights at 10 PM on Syfy, Alphas “follows a clandestine group of ordinary people whose unique neurological condition equips them with extraordinary physical abilities. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the Alphas team is led by preeminent neurologist and psychiatrist Dr. Lee Rosen (Emmy Award-winner and Academy Award-nominee David Strathairn (Temple Grandin, Good Night, and Good Luck). The ensemble cast also stars Malik Yoba (New York Undercover, Why Did I Get Married?), Warren Christie (October Road), Azita Ghanizada (Castle), Ryan Cartwright (Mad Men, Bones) and Laura Mennell (Watchmen).”

Spiner will be appearing in episode #109 Blind Spot, which will air on Monday, September 12. Rebecca Mader (No Ordinary Family, Lost, Justice) will also be appearing in Blind Spot.

Behr Named Showrunner For Syfy Series

Monday, December 20th, 2010

Ira Steven Behr, best-known to Star Trek fans as executive producer for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, will be executive producer for Syfy’s Alphas.

Alphas is the story of “ordinary citizens with extraordinary mental abilities” who tackle cases that the CIA, FBI and Pentagon can’t solve.

Starring David Strathairn as a psychiatrist leader of the group, the series pilot for Alphas will debut in summer of 2011 to be followed by eleven episodes.