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Alphas: Season 2 (2012)




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Since Dr. Lee Rosen's public revealing of Alphas, the group has disassembled. However, he must get them back together to face new threats. In the second season premiere, a hostage situation officially brings the team back together. Guest stars include Summer Glau ("Firefly") and Sean Astin ("The Lord of the Rings" trilogy).


David Strathairn
as Dr. Leigh Rosen
Azita Ghanizada
as Rachel Myers
Laura Mennell
as Nina Theroux
Malik Yoba
as Bill Harken
Ryan Cartwright
as Gary Bell
Warren Christie
as Christian Hicks
John Pyper-Ferguson
as Stanton Parish
Summer Glau
as Skylar Adams
Steve Byers
as John Bennett
Lauren Holly
as Senator Burton
Kathleen Munroe
as Danielle Rosen
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Critic Reviews for Alphas: Season 2

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (1)

But what's really interesting about the show is that you also see the crippling side effects of these powers, which gives them an added sense of humanity.

July 12, 2018 | Full Review…

This premiere had no shortage of high intensity Alpha abilities, action, and conflict. It continued the overall conspiracy from season one, but the stakes seemed much higher this time.

November 14, 2013 | Full Review…

After an inconsistent first season, Syfy's version of Marvel's venerable X-Men comic line found steadier ground in its sophomore year.

July 16, 2013 | Full Review…

The guy who always helps bring this series back around, though, is David Strathairn. His performance as Rosen is always great, and he's always there to tether this show and give it a solid voice.

July 23, 2012 | Rating: 7.5/10 | Full Review…

Yes, it's basically the story that every X-Men arc or film explores, but it's a good story, and there's plenty of room for unexplored territory that Alphas can mine.

July 23, 2012 | Rating: B | Full Review…

Competent and enjoyable when it comes to action and pacing, but this show will rise and fall on the continuation of the character development begun in Season 1, and the jury's still out on that front.

July 23, 2012 | Full Review…

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