Continuum

HughDillonContinuumHugh Dillon is getting used to keeping secrets thanks to his role on Continuum’s second season and The Killing’s third.

The former Flashpoint actor is filming both in Vancouver and says he’s getting used to hiding future plot details from fans.

“Everything is watermarked; you get pieces of information but not all of it,” the gravel-voiced Dillon told TV Guide Canada. “You’ve got to sign a contract that you won’t disclose any information. Flashpoint seemed so open. We were all over Toronto and we’d been there for years. You could answer any question with any fan. Here, it’s like everything’s a f—ing secret. Everything.” Continue reading »

HughDillonContinuumHugh Dillon is heading to Continuum this season.

The Gemini-winning Flashpoint actor will join the Showcase series for a multi-episode arc to play the CEO of a corporation with a mysterious past.

In the episode titled “Second Truths,” Kiera (Rachel Nichols) becomes involved in a baffling, unsolved serial killer case. Remembering she had studied it at CPS academy in
2077, she plans to use her intel to track and stop the killer. In pursuing the killer, Kiera finds her biggest obstacle to be Carlos (Victor Webster).

Dillon’s first appearance will be on Sunday, June 2 at 9pm ET/PT.

ContinuumRachelNicholsFans of new Global series Continuum will be able to affect the outcome of the season two finale thanks to a new online platform labelled Continuum Interactive.

Showcase unleashes the first fully integrated convergence of Vine and dramatic television withContinuum Interactive. The online initiative developed by Showcase in association with Secret Location, curates digital storytelling that will live on Showcase.ca/continuum, Twitter and Facebook.

The multi-layered initiative empowers fans of Continuum to decide the outcome of the season two finale, through sharing and creating original social content. Continue reading »

continuum2013The chance to play a strong female character was the driving force behind Rachel Nichols’ decision to join Continuum.

The actress says she was drawn to the character of Kiera because she feels there aren’t a lot of female characters like her on TV.

“You know I started reading the script and I was about 10 pages in and I thought, ‘Holy cow! I have to play this role’”, she told TV, eh?.

“Because there was everything: she’s smart, she’s got a family, she’s travelling in time, she’s doing fight scenes, she’s forging her way 65 years into the past. There were so many elements to the script and I just thought, ‘Wow man, there are not a lot of female characters like this on TV.’ There are not a lot of female characters like this in general.” Continue reading »

Continuum_2013Following on from Defiance last night, another big premiere is coming to Showcase this week.

The second season of Continuum will hit Canadian screens on Sunday, April 21 in what will be a world premiere.

Hailed as an “exciting, action-packed romp” (io9) and a “hot new summer show” (Huffington Post Canada), the sophomore season picks up after the shocking season one finale that saw Kiera (Rachel Nichols) race to stop Liber8’s planned attack. The second season of the Canadian Screen Award and Saturn Award-winning series stars Nichols, Victor Webster, Roger Cross, Stephen Lobo, Erik Knudsen and features guest star Hugh Dillon. Continue reading »

The official poster and cast photos for the second season of Showcase’s Continuum have been released.

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Here’s a sneak peek at the second season of Continuum, due to hit screens later this year.

HughDillonHugh Dillon will lend his services to the new Showcase thriller Continuum.

The Flashpoint and Durham County actor will make a guest appearance on the series this season in a multi episode arc.

Making his first appearance midway through the season, Dillon plays a charismatic CEO of a corporation with a mysterious past.

The highly anticipated sophomore season of Continuum continues Kiera’s (Rachel Nichols) uneasy alliance with Detective Carlos Fonnegra (Victor Webster), and sees her grapple with the big question that closed the first season – why was she sent there? Continue reading »

continuum2013Production has begun on the second season of Showcase drama series Continuum.

Reunion Pictures, in association with Shaw Media, announced today that production has started on Season 2 of Continuum, the original one hour drama-action series about a policewoman from 2077 who travels back in time and teams with a present day cop to track down escaped convicts from her future.

Continuum Season 2 is slated to premiere in Canada on Shaw Media’s specialty channel Showcase in April 2013. Continue reading »

Today the nominees were announced for the 2013 Canadian Screen Awards.

Here are the nominees for all of the major TV categories. Continue reading »