Hugh Dillon (Flashpoint, Durham County) has landed a guest star role in the upcoming second season of Showcase’s number one series, Continuum. The Gemini Award-winning actor will join the cast in a multiple episode story arc.
Making his first appearance midway through the season, Dillon plays a charismatic CEO of a corporation with a mysterious past.
The highly anticipated sophomore season of Continuum continues Kiera’s (Rachel Nichols) uneasy alliance with Detective Carlos Fonnegra (Victor Webster), and sees her grapple with the big question that closed the first season – why was she sent there? While Alec (Erik Knudsen) struggles to understand the implications of the mysterious message he received from his future self, the Liber8 terrorists become more strategic and even more lethal as they seek to ward off what they see as the seeds of a disastrous future.
Rounding out the cast are Stephen Lobo (Smallville, Little Mosque On The Prairie), Roger Cross (Fringe, Arrow), Lexa Doig (V, Stargate SG-I),Omari Newton (Blue Mountain State, Sophie) and Luvia Petersen (The L Word).
Continuum is created by Executive Producer Simon Barry (The Art of War)while DGC award winner Patrick Williams (Shattered, DeGrassi:The Next Generation) is Executive Producer and Director. Reunion Pictures partners Tom Rowe, Lisa Richardson and Matthew O’Connnor are Executive Producers.
The second season of the Canadian original drama returns on April 21 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Continuum is produced by Reunion Pictures, in association with Shaw Media, and is filmed in Vancouver.