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Travelers 

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Hundreds of years from now, surviving humans discover how to send consciousness back through time, into people of the 21st century, while attempting to change the path of humanity.

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Brad Wright
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2018   2017   2016  
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Series cast summary:
Eric McCormack ...  Grant MacLaren 34 episodes, 2016-2018
MacKenzie Porter ...  Marcy Warton 34 episodes, 2016-2018
Nesta Cooper ...  Carly Shannon 34 episodes, 2016-2018
Jared Abrahamson ...  Trevor Holden 34 episodes, 2016-2018
Reilly Dolman ...  Philip Pearson 34 episodes, 2016-2018
Patrick Gilmore ...  David Mailer 28 episodes, 2016-2018
Leah Cairns ...  Kathryn MacLaren / ... 27 episodes, 2016-2018
J. Alex Brinson ...  Jeff Conniker 23 episodes, 2016-2018
Jennifer Spence ...  Grace Day 18 episodes, 2016-2018
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Hundreds of years from now, the last surviving humans discover the means of sending consciousness back through time, directly into people in the 21st century. These Travelers assume the lives of seemingly random people, while secretly working as teams to perform missions in order to save humanity from a terrible future. These travelers are: FBI Special Agent Grant MacLaren, the team's leader; Marcy, a young, intellectually disabled woman in the care of her social worker, David; Trevor, a high school quarterback; Carly, a single mom in an abusive relationship; and Philip, a heroin-addicted college student. Armed only with their knowledge of history and an archive of social media profiles, the travelers discover that 21st century lives and relationships are as much a challenge as their high-stakes missions. Written by ahmetkozan

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As of the 23 December 2016 premiere date, Jared Abrahamson was a 29 year old playing a 17 year old. See more »

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Referenced in I Be Geniusen Stuff: Travelers S2 (2018) See more »

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Not just another sci-fi show
18 October 2016 | by lucyhannahblueSee all my reviews

One of the strong points of this show is that it isn't overly ambitious, pretentious, or scientific. It's very much grounded in the present (the present being 2016) and our reality, which I'm personally grateful for. There aren't any mustache twirling villains, mad scientists or shady billionaires (as of yet) - the characters are youthful and relatable, played by a very promising ensemble of Canadian actors. The premise is refreshingly original, utilizing the idea of souls hosting human vessels rather than the physical act of time-traveling (there's no cheesy time machines here). Grant MacLaren (played by Eric McCormack) rounds out the group as a much-needed older authoritative figure. Having seen McCormack's previous acting work I have no doubt he'll serve as a backbone for this show. "Travelers" has great potential and I look forward to seeing what it has to offer.


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