Season 1 Overview
Scott Bakula stars as Sam Beckett, a physicist from the future who's figured out a way to travel back through time, fixing other people's mistakes in an attempt to return to the present. With the assistance of his wise-cracking friend Al (Dean Stockwell), Sam leaps into a new life in every episode and faces new challenges -- always hoping that someday he'll leap back home
Dr. Sam Beckett is a physicist who becomes trapped in time from a mishap with his own project, Quantum Leap. He travels through time, inhabiting the bodies of a wide variety of people, trying to right the wrongs of that moment and even changing the course of history.
Bakula, who won a Golden Globe for Quantum Leap, also starred in the TV series' Star Trek: Enterprise, Men of a Certain Age, and NCIS: New Orleans. He has been in the films American Beauty and The Informant!. Before going into television, Bakula started his career in musical theater, performing on and off Broadway.
Al Calavicci takes hologram form and travels along with Beckett on his journey, offering guidance, advice, and friendship.
Stockwell appeared in the classic films, Compulsion, Anchors Aweigh, Married to the Mob and Dune. His television credits include The Twilight Zone, The Tony Danza Show, JAG, and Battlestar Gallactica. Stockwell received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Leap Day in 1992.
About El Rey
El Rey Network is an English-language entertainment brand founded by maverick filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (From Dusk Till Dawn, Sin City, Spy Kids, Machete). Curated by Rodriguez and his artistic collective, the Latino-infused network revels in the courage, capacity, and creativity of ordinary people on extraordinary journeys through its unique original programming. In addition, El Rey Network showcases a wide range of iconic feature films and TV series including genre, cult classics, action, and horror/sci-fi.
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