Season 1: Episode 1
TERRA NOVA follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as part of a daring experiment to save the human race. The Shannon family joins the Tenth Pilgrimage of settlers to Terra Nova, the first colony established in this beautiful yet foreboding land. Jim Shannon (Jason O’Mara), a devoted father with a checkered past, guides his family through this new world of limitless beauty, mystery and terror. Jim’s wife, Elisabeth (Shelley Conn), is a trauma surgeon and the newest addition to Terra Nova’s medical team. Josh (Landon Liboiron) is their 17-year-old son who is torn to leave life as he knows it behind; upon arriving at the settlement, he finds himself instantly drawn to the beautiful and rule-breaking Skye (Allison Miller). Maddy (Naomi Scott), Josh’s endearingly awkward 15-year-old sister, hopes Terra Nova will give her a chance to reinvent herself. Although Elisabeth’s medical training secured the family a spot on the pilgrimage, a secret involving their five-year-old daughter, Zoe (Alana Mansour), soon endangers their place in this utopia. Upon the Shannons’ arrival, they are introduced to Cmdr. Nathaniel Taylor (Stephen Lang), the charismatic and heroic first pioneer and leader of the settlement. Taylor warns the travelers that while Terra Nova is a place of new opportunities and fresh beginnings, all is not as idyllic as it initially appears. Along with blue skies, towering waterfalls and lush vegetation, the surrounding terrain is teeming with danger – and not just of the man-eating dinosaur variety.
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Comments (4)

  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @corey I can agree that the slicers, if that was their nicknames, could have used better work CGI wise, but the CArnotaurs were excellently crafted to fit into the practical environment. Like an updated Walking with Dinosaurs.

    3 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  2. Dan

    @corey I DVR'd it, but my brother told me the first ten minutes didn't record properly, and he set it to record a repeat on Saturday, so I'll wait to see it til then. Glad you enjoyed it though.

    3 years agoby @dan1Flag

  3. K.Guy

    @corey FREAK, I missed it!! Never miss something produced by Spielberg! Bad, Keevan! *slaps myself*

    3 years agoby @kguyFlag

  4. Corey W.

    Wow....great start! Opened up plenty of doors for an awesome season-arc, had great character developments, and the scenery was fantastic. The dinosaurs need some work....but only a little. Overall, the best new show of the season. Hope FOX is smart about this one. The money might shoot them away though. Bastards.

    What'd you think @dan1?

    3 years agoby @coreyFlag

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