Timeless is a American science fiction drama series created by Shawn Ryan and Eric Kripke which was produced by Middkid Productions, Kripke Entertainment, Davis Entertainment and Universal Television, also distributed by NBCUniversal Television Distribution.
The series was aired on October 3, 2016 and as of 2017, the show has aired for only one season and 16 episodes.
On November 1, 2016, NBC ordered 3 additional episodes, increasing the first season order to 16 episodes. On May 13, 2017, it was renewed by NBC for a second season, after canceling the negotiations which premiere in 2018.
The show is about the adventures of history professor Lucy Preston (Abigail Spencer), scientist Rufus Carlson (Malcolm Barnett) and soldier Wyatt Logan (Matt Lander) as they attempt to stop criminal Garcia Flynn (Goran Višnjić) from changing the course of American history through time travel.
- Abigail Spencer as Lucy Preston
- Matt Lanter as Master Sergeant Wyatt Logan
- Malcolm Barrett as Rufus Carlin
- Sakina Jaffrey as Special Agent Denise Christopher
- Paterson Joseph as Connor Mason
- Claudia Doumit as Jiya
- Goran Višnjić as Garcia Flynn
- Matt Frewer as Anthony Bruhl
- Susanna Thompson as Carolyn Preston
- John Getz as Rittenhouse Agent Benjamin Cahill
- Chad Rook as Karl
- Annie Wersching as Emma Whitmore
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Critical response Edit
The first episode of Timeless received generally positive reviews from television critics. Review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes gave the first episode an approval rating of 84% based on reviews by 38 critics. The site's critic consensus states, "Timeless is a fun throwback action series with a kooky premise worth watching, even if it is delivered clumsily at times." Metacritic, which uses a normalized rating, gave the first episode a score of 65 out of 100, based on reviews from 29 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
- Timeless on Fandom