NEW YORK – Inspired by the classic blockbuster film, which is soon commemorating its 20th anniversary, 12 Monkeys explores the provocative story of a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will all but annihilate the human race.
Get the inside details on the series from the creative minds behind-the-scenes: Executive Producer/Showrunner Natalie Chaidez, and Co-Executive Producers Terry Matalas & Travis Fickett, the team responsible for co-writing the pilot.
Series star Emily Hampshire (Rookie Blue) will join the panel to discuss her role as Jennifer Goines. Portrayed by Brad Pitt in the original feature film, her character is the show’s wild card, a brilliant and unpredictable mental patient who may or may not be tied into the Twelve Monkeys‘ conspiracy to destroy the world with a virus.