via press release:
DAVID ANDERS (HEROES, 24) TRAVELS TO WAREHOUSE 13
SYFY’S MOST SUCCESSFUL SERIES EVER RETURNS FOR SECOND SEASON TUESDAY, JULY 6, AT 9PM (ET/PT)
New York, NY – June 28, 2010 – Continuing to expand Warehouse 13’s roster of top flight guest stars this season, David Anders (Heroes, 24) will join Syfy’s smash hit for an episode in September as a calculating suspect with a deadly past and a dangerous connection to the Warehouse.
The most successful series in Syfy history, Warehouse 13 returns for its second season Tuesday, July 6, at 9PM (ET/PT)
Anders plays “Jonah Raitt,” a suspected serial killer with a dangerous object who escaped Warehouse capture back in the 1960’s, whom Pete (Eddie McClintock) and Myka (Joanne Kelly) set out to hunt down and recapture once and for all.
Anders joins other Warehouse 13 season two guest stars Lindsay Wagner (Bionic Woman), Tia Carrere (Wayne’s World), Jewel Staite and Sean Maher (both from Firefly), Neil Graystone (Eureka), Faran Tahir (Star Trek, Iron Man), Rene Auberjonois (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), Paula Garces (Defying Gravity), Nolan Gerard Funk (Aliens in America) and Philip Winchester (Crusoe) as well as WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes (Friday Night SmackDown).
Warehouse 13 follows two Secret Service agents who find themselves abruptly transferred to a massive, top-secret storage facility in windswept South Dakota which houses every strange artifact, mysterious relic, fantastical object and supernatural souvenir ever collected by the U.S. government. The Warehouse’s caretaker Artie (Rubinek) charges Agents Pete Lattimer (McClintock) and Myka Bering (Kelly) with chasing down reports of supernatural and paranormal activity in search of new objects to cache at the Warehouse, as well as helping him to control the Warehouse itself. The series also features Allison Scagliotti as Claudia, Artie’s apprentice in the Warehouse.
In its first season, Warehouse 13 became the all-time Syfy leader in total viewers (4.1 million), Adults 25-54 (2.1 million) and Household ratings (2.9), based on Live+7 DVR data.
Warehouse 13 is produced for Syfy by Universal Cable Productions. Jack Kenny (The Book of Daniel) is Executive Producer and showrunner.
Universal Cable Productions creates quality content across multiple media platforms for USA, Syfy and other networks. A leader in innovative and critically acclaimed programming, UCP is the studio behind USA’s Royal Pains, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Psych, In Plain Sight, Covert Affairsand Facing Kate, as well as Syfy‘s Eureka, Warehouse 13 and Caprica . The studio also produced the long-running series Monk andBattlestar Galactica. UCP is a division of NBC Universal.
Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction and fantasy programming, a dynamic Web site (www.Syfy.com), and a portfolio of adjacent business (Syfy Ventures), Syfy is a passport to limitless possibilities. Originally launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel, and currently in more than 96 million homes, Syfy is a network of NBC Universal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. (Syfy. Imagine greater.)