is about what happens when a terrorist attack in Odessa, Texas leaves the city decimated and those with extraordinary abilities, known as EVOs, are blamed for the event, leading them to go into hiding or on the run.As the bridge between the original series and the new, Noah Bennet, aka HRG (Jack Coleman), goes on a journey that opens his eyes to the truth behind the Odessa tragedy.
The challenge there is just to make sure that it’s based in some kind of an emotion and motivation, and you’re not just giving people information.
It’s not often that you get to return to a character where you’re put in new situations with a whole new cast of characters that you’ve never met or come across before while also having these characters from the past that come in and out.
It was all very cagey and hush-hush, and then, all of a sudden, there was an ad.
And then, we all started texting each other madly because none of us had heard anything.
Prior to Heroes, he landed a recurring role on the short-lived Stephen King series Kingdom Hospital as the character "Peter Rickman" in 2004.
He is also credited with appearances on the television series The Office, Nip/Tuck, Without a Trace, Entourage, The Vampire Diaries, and VH1's Free Radio portraying himself.
That’s a trick that I’m glad I didn’t have to try to perform. When you first met Noah Bennet, he was being touted as the face of evil. He’s not the true believer that he was, back in the day when he was working for the company, and then he was completely disillusioned by the fact that they were coming after his daughter.
Noah is a little older, a little wiser, and he’s definitely on the side of the EVOs, as we now call them, which we didn’t in the first series. Noah Bennet is the eyes and ears of the audience this time, catching everyone up on what’s happened in the past while discovering what’s going on in the present.
"After a hit show is over, you soon realize this is a very tough business ...
creator Tim Kring, will replicate the basic elements of the show’s first season in which ordinary people were waking up to the fact that they had extraordinary abilities, though the producers are keeping details on the plot under wraps.
There was nobody there from the original cast, except for me.