Review: Syfy's 'Alphas' a solid superhero story

Review: Syfy's 'Alphas' a solid superhero story

"Heroes" ultimately turned out to be a terrible show, but its initial success - and the way that certain viewers stuck with it long after it became clear just how terrible it was - suggested there was a significant appetite for that kind of TV show. So expect other networks to keep trying with superhero series until the next one hits. (And then for the networks to try even harder to copy that one.) "Alphas," which debuts tonight at 10 on Syfy, was originally developed for ABC back in the height of "Heroes" mania. ABC execs apparently didn't feel comfortable  with the idea at the time (though those same execs tried and failed with "No Ordinary Family" this past season), and eventually the script filtered its way on down to Syfy.  Read More...


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