Syfy has announced that it will air the third season of the popular time traveling police series "Continuum." The original cable drama in its Friday 10 p.m. time period, "Continuum" will return to the network in 2014 with 13 all-new episodes.
Currently airing season two, which concludes on Friday, August 30, "Continuum" ranks as the #1 original cable drama in its time slot among Adults 18-49, Adults 25-54 and total viewers. Based on Live +7 data, the series is currently averaging 728K Adults 18-49, 836K Adults 25-54 and 1.8 million total viewers, up 21 percent, 18 percent, and 21 percent, respectively, from season one.
"Continuum" stars Rachel Nichols as Kiera Cameron, a cop from the future who finds herself trapped in the present day, swept along when a group of fanatical terrorists escaped their planned execution in 2077 by vaulting back in time.
The series co-stars Victor Webster as detective Carlos Fonnegra and Erik Knudsen, who plays teen tech genius Alec Sadler.
Executive producers of "Continuum" are series creator Simon Barry (The Art of War), Pat Williams ("Smallville"), and Tom Rowe ("Tin Man"). "Continuum" is a Showcase original series and is produced by Reunion Pictures in association with Shaw Media.