Created in 2009, the “FlashForward” cast starred in a groundbreaking show that attempted to build on the fantasy genre that “Lost” helped re-create. “FlashForward,” based on the novel by Robert J. Sawyer, tells the story of a group of people and a mysterious occurrence where almost everyone on Earth to lose consciousness and see what their lives will be like on a specific day in just over six months time.
Joseph Fiennes plays FBI agent Mark Benford in the “FlashForward” cast. Hi flashforward sees him working the Mosaic Investigation and facing off with armed masked men. His role on the show sees him using his flashforward to investigate the blackout itself. Fiennes biggest role to date was in the Oscar winning motion picture “Shakespeare in Love.”
Known best for his role in the drug comedy franchise “Harold and Kumar,” John Cho played FBI special agent Demetri Noh in the “FlashForward” cast. During the blackout, Noh had no flashforward, meaning he was going to die. Luckily for him, his partner Mark Benford saved him from being killed on the day it was to have happened. Recently, Cho appeared in the reboot of the “Star Trek” franchise as Sulu.
Jack Davenport plays an academic named Dr. Lloyd Simcoe in the “FlashForward” cast. His wife and son die during the blackout and he believes that he and his research partner are responsible for the blackout but, it turns out, they only amplified the event to affect the entire world. Davenport achieved his biggest success in the “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies.
Dominic Monaghan, who was also part of the origins of “Lost” also served as a main player in the “FlashForward” cast. Monaghan plays Dr. Simon Campos, the partner of Lloyd Simcoe, and one of the men accidentally responsible for the worldwide blackout. He is also one of the only people who remained awake during the blackout, the mysterious Suspect Zero. Monaghan also appeared in the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy as one of the Hobbits.
Michael Massee plays the main antagonist of the “FlashForward” cast. He is the man who orchestrated the blackout and everything that happened after it ended. he has had numerous flashforwards over his life and foresaw his death the same day as Demetri’s. He has also seen the end of the world. Massee is a character actor appearing in a number of TV shows including “Supernatural,” “Revelations,” “Carnivale” and “24.”