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Fall TV Preview: Heroes

Heroes, which premieres tonight at 10/9c on NBC, tells the story of seven different people from all over the world who each discover that they possess super hero-like powers. Sound like X-Men? Well it should. It's pretty much a total rip-off but we still really enjoyed the pilot episode and it seems like this could be one of the most promising new shows of the season.

The cast includes Hayden Panettiere who was better known as Paris' protege. Luck for her, she stopped hanging with Paris and became one of the lead characters in this soon to be hit show. Hayden is Claire, the cheerleader from Odessa, Texas who can throw herself off bridges and walk in to burning buildings without suffering a scratch. Then there is Hiro Nakamura, a “nobody” working in a cubicle jungle in Tokyo who discovers that he can teleport himself anywhere in the world using the power of his mind. Niki (Ali Larter, Legally Blonde), a stripper in Las Vegas, can't shake the feeling that someone is watching her. Peter, a nurse who has always lived in the shadow of his older brother discovers he can fly. Too bad his brother Nathan can too. And finally there is Isaac, a morphine addict who discovers he can predict the future through his paintings. The first episode sets up the premise of the show, but it seems the remainder of the season they will work together. Stay tuned to this one for sure.

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jmac jmac 9 years
I really liked it and will watch again. It's on NBC again right now.
knicknack knicknack 9 years
I saw it last night and I gotta say, it was QUITE good. I was really skeptical of it, but I really enjoyed it. They gave a shout out to Xmen too, talked about the magazine in the show. I give it 2 thumbs up!
jaxon jaxon 9 years
I have a thing for super heroes so I'll check it out for a few episodes. Total bite off X men but I love X Men.
yayita yayita 9 years
I heard it will be good, I will watch
TNgirl TNgirl 9 years
This show is getting great reviews and should be interesting but I'm not sure that I will watch it yet. I might tune in every now and then if nothing else is on. Happy Mangy Mutt Monday everyone! :)
tharightgurl4u tharightgurl4u 9 years
Never heard of this show until like 3 days ago!
wynter wynter 9 years
My husband is so excited about this show.
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 9 years
Sounds good.
DulceSkye DulceSkye 9 years
It does sound interesting. I think I'll watch as it doesn't interfere with Prison Break.
radarkitty radarkitty 9 years
The Swan is still on?? I think this show looks pretty good. I'll give it a shot. If you love Kiefer... http://teamsugar.com/suite/37539
Sica Sica 9 years
But that saound nice, or like Jen said, it cans be very stupid.
Sica Sica 9 years
I just watch Gilmore Girls and The Swan. I don't have time to watch the others...
jennifer76 jennifer76 9 years
Huh, sounds like it could be REALLY good or really stupid.
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