Touch Season 2: New Regulars, New Setting

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Touch will look a bit different when it returns to Fox for Season 2.

The network announced a couple casting additions today: Lukas Haas and Saxon Sharbin will both come on board as series regulars.

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Haas (24) will portray an employee of Aster Corps, the research facility that has set its sights on Kiefer Sutherland's Martin and his son Jake.

Sharbino, meanwhile, will portray the gifted daughter of Lucy Robbins, the character played by another new series regular, Maria Bello.

As for what fans can expect overall on Season 2? Fox has released the following tease/statement/synopsis:

The story setting shifts from New York to Los Angeles, where single father MARTIN BOHM and his gifted son JAKE are on the run from the mysterious and possibly sinister research facility Aster Corps, which had shown tremendous interest in exploiting Jake’s ability to perceive the hidden patterns that connect people around the world. After arriving on the West Coast, the father-son team met distraught mother LUCY ROBBINS and now are determined to help find her missing – and equally gifted – daughter AMELIA (Sharbino). During their search, their paths will cross with Aster Corps genius CALVIN NORBURG (Haas), as well as TREVOR WILCOX, a journalist and old friend of Martin’s.

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Can't wait to see the new season of Touch. I have enjoyed ever program, it just kinda reminds me of the movie The Davinci Code, loved, loved, loved, it. It is probably the only TV progam that keeps you in suspense in trying to crake the code his son gives to his father. You must have some really good writers. Have a great evening.

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Why does Calvin have Amelia and how long has he "kept" her?

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i hope fox gets " touch" season 2 going and doesn't screw around with it. no playing one or two episodes,then skipping several weeks, etc. we have waited 5 extra months for it! touch has the beginnings of a great and loyal fanbase. promote this extremely well acted and well written show. kiefer has been a sure thing for fox. fox you need to be a be a sure thing for him!

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Is Touch airing this season? I can not find it.

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I really hope that "The Road Not Taken" isn't a harbinger of a "dumbed down" season. It was a complete waste of time.

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