Alphas returned for season two on July 23rd, averaging 1.7 million total viewers and beating its season one numbers in key demographics by double digits. The series was created by Zak Penn and Michael Karnow and stars Strathairn, Malik Yoba, Warren Christie, Azita Ghanizada, Ryan Cartwright, Laura Mennell, and Erin Way.
Alphas follows a clandestine group of ordinary people with superhuman mental and physical abilities. Led by preeminent neurologist and psychiatrist Dr. Lee Rosen, the unlikely team takes on cases the CIA, FBI and Pentagon are unwilling or unable to solve going head-to-head with many of the criminal Alphas hiding among the normal population.
—Posted by Rebecca Murray