Jake Foley is a computer technician for the N.S.A., who secretly longs for a chance to work in the field. Circumstance puts him in a top secret laboratory, in the middle of a shoot-out ... See full summary »

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Silvio Horta
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Christopher Gorham ...  Jake Foley 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Philip Anthony-Rodriguez ...  Kyle Duarte 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Judith Scott ...  Lou Beckett 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Keegan Connor Tracy ...  Diane Hughes 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Marina Black ...  Sarah Carter 13 episodes, 2003-2004
Miranda Frigon ...  Susan Carver / ... 13 episodes, 2003-2004
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Jake Foley is a computer technician for the N.S.A., who secretly longs for a chance to work in the field. Circumstance puts him in a top secret laboratory, in the middle of a shoot-out between security guards and a saboteur. During the battle, a vial containing an experimental serum explodes, covering Jake with shrapnel. But it turns out that the serum is actually nanomites, microscopic machines that heal his injuries and alter his body. Upon discovering his new mind-boggling powers, Jake begins to operate at an atomic level, possessing superhuman strength, lightning-fast speed, heightened hearing, magnified vision, and the ability to communicate telepathically with computers. The N.S.A. soon realizes Jake is an untested asset and forms a Special Ops team with him at its core. As Jake finally realizes his dream of being a field operative, he must also contend with the return of would-be girlfriend Sarah Heywood, who is involved in a Congressional investigation which threatens to ...

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The Ultimate Human Upgrade

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Drama | Sci-Fi

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Jake Foley (Christopher Gorham) worked for the NSA in this show. He played CIA agent August "Auggie" Anderson on Covert Affairs (2010). See more »

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Follows Jake 2.0: The Tech (2003) See more »

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If you like Buffy...
30 October 2003 | by UKBioSee all my reviews

I love this show - I hope it has enough ratings to stick. Christopher Gorham is a great and natural actor - he makes the show. If you like Buffy, you'll find a few of the same people work on this show. Christophe Beck does the music (he won Emmys for scoring Buffy), Anya Coloff is in casting, David Greenwalt (Co-producer of Angel) is the executive producer. It's shot in Vancouver, just across the water from me, not in Washington DC where it's set, but the stock footage is more seamless than most other shows that do the same thing.


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SCI-FI Channel

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Canada | USA

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English

Release Date:

10 September 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jake 2.0 See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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