via press release:
WAREHOUSE 13 FACES HOMETOWN THREAT
PAULA GARCES (DEFYING GRAVITY) AND NOLAN GERARD FUNK (DRAKE & JOSH) JOIN SERIES IN RECURRING ROLES BEGINNING TUESDAY, JULY 20, AT 9PM (ET/PT) ON SYFY
New York, New York – July 15, 2010 – For the first time, residents of “Univille” — Warehouse 13’s hometown — begin experiencing bizarre and increasingly powerful events leading to the discovery that a dangerous artifact is loose in their own backyard on Syfy’s smash hit series Warehouse 13 Tuesday, July 20, at 9PM (ET/PT).
Paula Garces (Defying Gravity) is introduced in the recurring role of spunky “Univille” veterinarian Kelly, the first to witness the strange events manifesting in town. Always on the lookout for a pretty girl, Pete (Eddie McClintock) quickly catches her eye.
Nolan Gerard Funk (Drake & Josh) is introduced as Todd, a “Univille” resident who Claudia (Allison Scagliotti) immediately recognizes as a kindred spirit.
Phillip Winchester (Crusoe) guest stars in a multi-character role of a Marine, cowboy, gladiator and mad scientist.
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 preternatural souvenir ever collected by the U.S. government. The Warehouse’s caretaker Artie (Saul Rubinek) charges Agents Lattimer (Eddie McClintock) and Myka Bering (Joanne 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. Scagliotti plays Claudia, Artie’s apprentice.
Season two features special crossover episodes when Warehouse 13’s Allison Scagliotti visits the town of Eureka and Neil Grayston of Eureka visitsWarehouse 13. The programs will air on Warehouse 13 Tuesday, August 3, and on Eureka Friday, August 6.
Warehouse 13 season two guest stars include Lindsay Wagner (Bionic Woman), Jaime Murray (Dexter),Tia Carrere (Wayne’s World), Jewel Staite and Sean Maher (both from Firefly), Neil Graystone (Eureka), Rene Auberjonois (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), Paula Garces (Defying Gravity), David Anders (Heroes, 24), Faran Tahir (Iron Man, Star Trek), Nolan Gerard Funk (Drake & Josh), Philip Winchester (Crusoe) and as well as WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes (Friday Night SmackDown).
Warehouse 13 is produced for Syfy by Universal Cable Productions. Jack Kenny (The Book of Daniel) is Executive Producer and Showrunner.
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