Harry, an alien, crash lands on Earth and passes himself off as a small-town human doctor. Arriving with a secret mission, Harry starts off living a simple life…but things get a bit rocky when he’s roped into solving a local murder and realizes he needs to assimilate into his new world. As he does so, he begins to wrestle with the moral dilemma of his mission and asking the big life questions like: “Are human beings worth saving?” and “Why do they fold their pizza before eating it?”
Syfy announced today that Resident Alien has been picked up for a second season. The good news comes with three episodes remaining in the dramedy's freshman run, which has been enjoying a solid debut outing.
Based on the Dark Horse comic, the series follows an alien named Harry that has crash landed on Earth with a mission to kill all humans. He decides to pass himself off as a small-town doctor to mix in among the people, but things get tricky when he gets pulled into solving a local murder and realizes he needs to assimilate further into his new surroundings. As he does this, Harry starts to wrestle with the moral dilemma of his mission and begins wondering if humans might be worth saving.
Look for Season 2 of Resident Alien in 2022. In the meantime, new episodes are airing Wednesday nights, with the season finale slated for March 31.