Again facing relentless Terminators that will stop at nothing until John Connor, the future leader of the resistance, is eliminated, Sarah Connor stops running and starts fighting back against fate and the machines that are out for her son in the highly anticipated new series "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
" premiering Monday, Jan. 14 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Unfolding where the film “Terminator 2: Judgment Day
” leaves off, "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles" finds Sarah (Lena Headey
) and her 15-year-old son John Connor (Thomas Dekker
) alone in a dangerous world. As fugitives from the law, they are confronted by the ever-evolving technological enemy bent on destroying their lives, and perhaps the world. Balancing his inevitable fate as the possible savior of mankind and his current life as an ordinary high school student, John must learn what it takes to become the future leader of the people’s resistance.
His only friend is Cameron (Summer Glau
), an enigmatic and otherworldly student at his high school who soon proves to be much more than his confidante – she assumes the role of Sarah and John’s fearless protector. Together, Sarah, John and Summer, all extraordinary in their own right, attempt to become a “normal” family. On their trail are not only threats from the future, but an intelligent and tough FBI agent, James Ellison (Richard T. Jones
), who just may become a powerful ally.