Dr. Lee Rosen, the world’s foremost expert on Alphas, has identified several of these extraordinary humans. Five ordinary people are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Series premiere Monday July 11 at 10/9c.
Meet the cast:
David Strathairn as Dr. Lee Rosen, a preeminent neurologist and psychiatrist with a long history of hands-on work with patients suffering from neurological disorders.
Malik Yoba as Bill Harken, a former FBI agent who strictly adheres to procedure and protocol and is also a hyperadrenal Alpha.
Warren Christie as Cameron Hicks who’s lived a hard life, the scars of which are evident in his personality. A former army sniper and minor league baseball pitcher, Hicks has an unusual condition called “hyperkinesis.”
Laura Mennell as Nina Theroux, worldly and sophisticated, attractive and intelligent, complex and manipulative. Her alpha skill is called “influencing.”
Ryan Cartwright as Gary Bell, sensitive to many factors of his environment, he is also a “transducer” — a human antennae.
Azita Ghanizada as Rachel Pirzad, a pretty, timid girl in her early twenties, she’s a “synesthete”, which allows her to enhance one sense while rendering her remaining senses temporarily useless.