NBC’s forthcoming series, ‘The Cape’ will be premiered on 9th January, 2011 with two-hour special episode (9-11 p.m.), and new episode of the series will be started in its normal time period on 17th January at 9 to 10 p.m. ’The Cape’ is the creative idea of the Tom Wheeler, who is also the executive producer of the series. The whole series has total 13 episodes. The story of series is based on the one Honest Cop, Vince Faraday, who works with corrupt police force and has been famous for a series of murders and presumed dead that he did not commit. So he takes the laws into his own hands to clear his name and becomes a ‘The Cape’, which is superhero of his son’s favorite comic book.
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Role of the Vince Faraday is played by David Lyons (“ER”), who is recognized for his role as Leading Seaman Josh Holiday on the Australian drama Series Sea Patrol. Vince Faraday is innocent policemen. He implicated for crime that did not commit by him and then left for dead after he is caught. At that time, circus ringleader saves him and prepares him with unique skill to prevent himself from his rivals. Alienated from his wife and son, he tries to clear his name as well as defending himself from being destroyed in the event that he must be reported alive. After then he decided to take the law on his hand and change their personality to get the justice. He changes his looks like ‘The Cape’ with special suit that has unique capabilities. Promising to dispose of the corruption that has overtaken both the police force and Palm city, he goes to the person who was responsible for his situation and causing his “death”.
NBC’s ‘The Cape’ Cast:
David Lyons as The Cape: David Lyons played the role of the honest cop, Vince Faraday who is supposed to have dead after he was framed for crime.
Jennifer Ferrin: She plays the role of Vince’s wife Dana Faraday, who thinks that her husband has expired.
Ryan Wynott: Ryan plays the role of Vince’s son, Trip Faraday, who loves The Cape which is the main character of his comic book ‘the Cape’. He gives hope to his father Vince that some good people are still in the world.
James Frain: James plays the role of chess, who was the main person to responsible for framing Vince for the murders.
Keith David: He plays the role of Max Malini, a ringleader of a circus gang of bank robbers who saved Vince and tries to train him to be the strong Cape with ability to fight against antagonist.
Martin Klebba: He plays the roles of Rollo, who is the member of Malini’s circus gang of bank robbers.
Dorian Missick: He plays the role of Marty Voyt, former police detective and friend to Faraday.
Vinnie Jones: Acting as Scales in this series. He is a terrifying criminal danger with a freakish skin condition with a freakish skin disorder that provides him the look of gold and green scales.
Summer Glau: Play role as investigative blogger, Orwell, Who pays battle on the crime and corruption in Palm City. She becomes friend of Vince and helps him.
NBC’s ‘The Cape’ promo trailer video from youtube:
NBC’s ‘The Cape’ season 1 video trailer video from youtube: