Helix: The Complete First Season will be released on DVD on 30th June it has been announced.
The gripping sci-fi thriller introduces audiences to a team of scientists who embark on a dark, Arctic expedition to research a viral outbreak with terrifying effects. While there, they find themselves exposed to grave dangers, with the fate of all humanity hinging on their survival.
Helix stars Billy Campbell, Kyra Zagorky, Mark Ghanime, Jordan Hayes and Hiroyuki Sanada. The DVD release features all 13 episodes along with a host of special features. It will also feature an Ultraviolet version of the season that can be downloaded or streamed to portable devices.
Confirmed special features on the DVD release include
- Commentary on Pilot
- Commentary on “Dans L’Ombre” with Billy Campbell and Steven Maeda
- Four all-new featurettes:
- Ronald D. Moore: The Outlier of Science Fiction – An intimate and up close look at Moore’s thoughts for developing a compelling series, his dos and don’ts of sci-fi, and his personal process for creating the new series from his very unique perspective.
- The Future of Disease – An all-access look at the research, implementation, and creative use of the mysterious disease of HELIX.
- The Art of Isolation – Looks at the Production Designer’s approach to creating the isolated research centre – the key story elements of the setting and the exterior locations used to double for the arctic.
- Dissecting the Characters – A study of the characters and the dynamic interpersonal relationships that fuel the series from the perspective of the writers and the actors tasked with breathing life into these unique personalities.
- Deleted Scenes
- • Outtakes