Show Tidbits
Seasonal Ratings:
- Season 1: Average of 14.3 million viewers; ranked #25 overall
Actress Tawny Cypress (Simone) originally auditioned for the role of Niki Sanders, James Kyson Lee (Ando) originally auditioned for the role of Hiro, and Greg Grunberg (Matt) originally auditioned for the part of Peter Petrelli.
The paintings made by Issac were created by Tim Sale, a comic book artist who often worked with comic book writer, and series co-executive producer, Jeph Loeb. Sale also happens to be colorblind.
The series is filmed in two California locations: Los Angeles and Santa Clarita.
During season 1, only three episodes featured the entire cast: "Fallout", "Godsend", ".07%" and "Powerless". "Company Man" featured the least amount of series regulars (only 3 appeared).
An extended, 72-minute version of the pilot was screen to fans at the 2006 Comic Con in San Diego.
The premiere episode was watched by over 14.3 million viewers, making it the highest rated NBC drama premiere in five years.
The Bennets' address is 9 Juniper Lane.
The character of Hiro was named after after the Japanese city of Hiroshima.
Recurring guest stars George Takei (Kaito Nakamura), Nichelle Nichols (Nana Dawson), Dominic Keating (Will), and Cristine Rose (Angela Petrelli) all appeared on Star Trek or its spin-offs.
Ashley Crow (Sandra Bennet) and Matthew John Armstrong (Ted Sprague) are married in real life.

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama | Super Heroes
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: NBC ( USA)
Airs: Mondays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 25, 2006
Ended: February 08, 2010
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