Jarod is a pretender, a very intelligent person with the ability to slide into somebody else's personality. He was taken from his family as a child in order to work for a secret agency called The Centre. But he escaped. His new mission in life is to help people in need with his gift, and to find out what happened to his parents.
Last Episode04x20 The Inner Sense (2) Aired: May. 13, 2000
Jarod finally locates his sister Emily, just in time to see her nearly assassinated by The Centre. Meanwhile, Miss Parker's search of the secrets …
The Pretender: Season 1, Episode #6 - To Serve And Protect
Jarod becomes a police officer in Miami Beach in order to solve the death of a security guard who was killed by…
The Pretender: Season 1, Episode #7 - A Virus Among Us
Jarod takes a job at the Infectious Disease Lab in an attempt to uncover the events surrounding the…
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (continuity error): In Season 2, episode 4, Jarod sends miss Parker a cardboard box containing a Viewmaster picture disc, and a live lobster with a note attached to it. Moments later,…
[show]Goof (continuity error): In Season 2, episode 4, Jarod sends miss Parker a cardboard box containing a Viewmaster picture disc, and a live lobster with a note attached to it. Moments later, Mr. Lyle enters the room, and Broots, who is now holding the lobster, tries to hind it behind his back. However, when the camera pans around Broots from the back, the lobster we see is fully cooked, and hence red.
- Most of the main characters have only a first or last name with the other name either unknown or assumed.
- Patrick Bauchau, who plays Sydney, made the medical set used in the show available at no charge to the independent film Twin Falls Idaho (1999) in which Bauchau appears.