NBC UNIVERSO, the modern sports and entertainment cable channel for Latinos, today announced the debut of Alphas, giving Hispanics a double dose of exciting sci-fi action beginning Wed. Aug. 19. Alphas will air weekly on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT after BattlestarGalactica, the classic cult series that continues to conquer audiences across languages and cultures.
Making its U.S. debut in Spanish,Alphas centers around five ordinary people who are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas – people with the unique power to stretch the capabilities of the human mind, giving them superhuman physical and mental abilities.
Alphas, is an American science fiction franchise created by Zak Penn and Michael Karnow. It follows a group of people with superhuman abilities, known as “Alphas”, as they work to prevent crimes committed by other Alphas. The series was first broadcast in the United States on the cable channel Syfy on July 11, 2011 and aired for two seasons, after which it was cancelled.