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Alcatraz (2012)


Alcatraz is an American television series created by Elizabeth Sarnoff, Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt, and produced by J. J. Abrams and Bad Robot Productions. The series premiered on Fox on January 16, 2012, as a mid-season replacement. Switching between eras, the series focuses on the Alcatraz prison, which was allegedly shut down in 1963 due to unsafe conditions for its prisoners and guards. The show's premise is that both the prisoners and the guards disappeared in 1963 and have abruptly reappeared in modern-day San Francisco, where they are being tracked down by a government agency. The series starred Sarah Jones, Jorge Garcia, Sam Neill and Parminder Nagra. The show was cancelled on May 9, 2012.

  1. Elizabeth Sarnoff


  2. Bryan Wynbrandt


  3. Steven Lilien


Series Cast

  1. Sarah Jones

    Sarah Jones

    Rebecca Madsen

    13 Episodes

  2. Sam Neill

    Sam Neill

    Emerson Hauser

    13 Episodes

  3. Jorge Garcia

    Jorge Garcia

    Diego Soto

    13 Episodes

  4. Parminder Nagra

    Parminder Nagra

    Lucy Banerjee

    13 Episodes

  5. Jason Butler Harner

    Jason Butler Harner

    E.B. Tiller

    13 Episodes

  6. Jonny Coyne

    Jonny Coyne

    Edwin James

    13 Episodes

  7. Robert Forster

    Robert Forster

    Ray Archer

    13 Episodes

  8. Theo Rossi

    Theo Rossi

    Sonny Burnett

    2 Episodes

  9. Eric Johnson

    Eric Johnson

    Cal Sweeney

    1 Episode

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Last Season


Season 1

2012 | 13 Episodes

Season 1 of Alcatraz premiered on January 16, 2012.

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Status Canceled


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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