Canadian sci-fi series Travelers, starring Will & Grace and Perception alum Eric McCormack, will receive its UK premiere on Netflix UK on Friday December 23rd, when the complete first season will be available to stream.
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 (Eric McCormack), the team’s leader; Marcy (Mackenzie Porter), a young, intellectually disabled woman in the care of her social worker, David (Patrick Gilmore);?Trevor (Jared Paul Abrahamson), a high school quarterback; Carly (Nesta Marlee Cooper), a single mom in an abusive relationship; and Philip (Reilly Dolman), 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. The drama series, which Netflix carries exclusive in all territories except Canada, was created by Stargate and Dark Matter scribe Brad Wright is produced by Peacock Alley Entertainment Inc., in association with Showcase and Netflix.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.