Articles for Painkiller Jane Season 1

Painkiller Jane, one of SCI FI’s latest series, has not yet fruitfully live up to the expectations of science fiction fans as compared to Stargate SG-1 and Battlestar Galactica ratings. And although the fate of the series is too early to predict at this point, the SciFi network has deiced to fortify its overall marketing campaign by tapping the world of wireless technology. For the unfamiliar, SCI FI’s Painkiller Jane has made its premiere on Friday, April 13. Based on the comic book character of the same name, the television series features Kristanna Loken as Jane Vasco, also known as Painkiller Jane, the show’s protagonist, as she discovers her superhuman abilities and supernormal recuperative powers. The cast also includes Alaina Huffman as Maureen Bowers, Rob Stewart as Andre McBride, Noah Danby as Connor King, Stephen Lobo as Dr. Seth Carpenter, Melanie Papalia as Amanda Worth, Sean Owen Roberts as Riley Jensen and Nathaniel Deveaux as Joe Waterman. Read more »
Fans can still catch Painkiller Jane one last time before the Sci Fi Channel pulls the plug on the show based on the Event Comics series created by Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada.  Culmination comes in the episode fittingly called “End Game,” which airs tonight at 10/9c.Produced by Sci Fi, Insight Film Studios, Starz Media and Kickstar Comic Arts Studio, Painkiller Jane stars Kristanna Loken (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines) as Jane Vasco.  As the main protagonist of the show, she is featured as a DEA agent who is recruited by a secret government agency that tracks down, contain and neutralize the threat of genetically enhanced individuals (Neuros).  However, she soon discovers that she too possesses an amazing ability to heal rapidly from any injury, and because of this, she is even more determined to learn everything there is to know about Neuros. Read more »