Season 2 Premiere Friday, January 16 at 10 PM ET/PT on Syfy
Season 2 of “Helix” finds the doctors of the Centers for Disease Control, still haunted by the Narvik outbreak and the events that took place in Arctic Biosystems, investigating a deadly outbreak of a new disease on a Windjammer cruise ship. Their investigation leads them to a mysterious island inhabited by a cult with the hope of creating a utopian society.
“Helix” stars Billy Campbell (“Killing Lincoln,” “The Killing”) and Kyra Zagorsky (“Supernatural”) Also returning for Season 2 are Jordan Hayes (“What If”) and Neil Napier (“X-Men: Days of Future Past”).
Joining the cast this season are Matt Long (“Mad Men,” “Jack and Bobby”) and Steven Weber (“Wings,” “Murder in the First”). Long, who joins the show as a series regular, will play Dr. Kyle Sommer, the newest member of the CDC team, a world-class toxicologist whose charm matches his sharp intellect. Weber, who joins the show as a recurring guest star, will portray Brother Michael, the charismatic leader of the cult.