• Publication date: July 11, 2012

Johnny 2.0

A geneticist creates the first human clone prior to being kidnapped by militant activists

Program data

Duration: 105

Production Year: 1997

Timing

currently not on air

GeneticistJohnny Dalton (Jeff Fahey) pioneered human cloning while working for a multinational corporation in the mid-1990s.  Before he could refine the process, however, a group of violent activists stormed Dalton's laboratory and kidnapped him.  For more than fifteen years his whereabouts remained unknown.

Prior to his disappearance the scientist's employer scanned Dalton's brain, creating a clone dubbed Johnny 2.0, which was immediately frozen for safekeeping.  Johnny's second iterationhas a maximum lifespan of one week, and only the original Dalton possesses the knowledge required to extend it.  With time running out, Johnny 2.0 searches for the sole man capable of saving him.

Starring:

  • Jeff Fahey
  • Michael Ironside
  • Tahnee Welch

Directed by: Neill Fearnley

Rating: Unrated