Dr. Sam Beckett may still be leaping through reality, but he won’t be the only one. That Quantum leaps revival series will debut on NBC later this month, and the first official trailer has been released.
That Quantum leaps revival follows a new team assembled to restart the Quantum Leap project in the hopes of understanding the mysteries behind the machine and the man who created it. Raymond Lee stars like Dr. Ben Seong, a world-renowned physicist and man of faith, who in the late 1980s is stuck in amnesia after using Quantum leap technology on himself.
In addition to Raymond Lee, Quantum leaps Caitlin Bassett also stars as Addison, who appears in the form of a hologram that only Ben can see or hear; Mason Alexander Park as Ian Wright, who runs the AI device Ziggy; Nanrisa Lee as Jenn Chou, head of Digital Security for the Quantum Leap project; and Ernie Hudson as Herbert “Magic” Williams, a Vietnam veteran and head of the time travel project at Quantum Leap.
That Quantum leaps The trailer looks like a lot of fun, but I know most fans are waiting for the inevitable moment when Scott Bakula returns as Sam Beckett. According to Ernie Hudson invitation to return as extended to Scott Bakula to reprise his role. “I have always appreciated his work,Hudson said. “He was wonderful in [original] series and everything I’ve seen him do. Everyone I know involved [the reboot] would love to see him return. I know the invitation is out there, but I don’t know what his response is.“
The official synopsis for Quantum leaps:
It has been almost 30 years since Dr. Sam Beckett entered the Quantum Leap accelerator and disappeared. Now a new team, led by physicist Ben Song (Raymond Lee), has been assembled to restart the project. However, everything changes when Ben takes an unauthorized leap into the past, leaving the team behind to solve the mystery of why he did it.
Quantum leaps will debut on NBC on September 19. What do you think about Quantum leaps trailer?