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Limitless 

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An average twenty-eight-year-old man who gains the ability to use the full extent of his brain's capabilities is hired by the F.B.I. as a consultant.

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Craig Sweeny
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jake McDorman ...  Brian Finch 22 episodes, 2015-2016
Jennifer Carpenter ...  Rebecca Harris 22 episodes, 2015-2016
Hill Harper ...  Spellman Boyle 22 episodes, 2015-2016
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio ...  Nasreen Pouran 22 episodes, 2015-2016
Tom Degnan ...  Agent Ike 19 episodes, 2015-2016
Colin Salmon ...  Jarrod Sands 15 episodes, 2015-2016
Michael James Shaw ...  Agent Mike 14 episodes, 2015-2016
Ron Rifkin ...  Dennis Finch 12 episodes, 2015-2016
Michael Devine ...  James 'Tech' Padgett 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Megan Guinan Megan Guinan ...  Rachel Finch 10 episodes, 2015-2016
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An average twenty-eight-year-old man who gains the ability to use the full extent of his brain's capabilities is hired by the F.B.I. as a consultant.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

22 September 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Limitless See more »

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16:9 HD
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According to THR.com, this show was officially cancelled on May 25, 2016, the day after CBS President Glenn Geller was told that the producers were trying to find a home for the second season. He stated, "I'm truly sad to report that Limitless will not continue on any platform. Thanks so much to everyone who watched." See more »

Quotes

Brian Finch: I can be really annoying when I'm on NZT.
Agent Ike: We've noticed.
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Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #33.60 (2016) See more »

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Brilliant

How this didn't get renewed for a second season is baffling. There wasn't one episode I didn't like. The main character, Brian, is just great, as are the rest of the actors. It has just the right amount off comedy mixed with some pretty dark stuff too, plus really cool visual effects thrown in. Some shows seem to plod along, episode to episode, without much else really going on, but this isn't one of those shows. lots of really clever stuff and 'how the hell is he going to get out of this one' type scenarios, without it being over the top. I've watched it twice and I'm STILL annoyed it ended!


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