About the show

Find out more about our brand new US drama.

About the show

Helix is a sci-fi thriller series about a group of medical research scientists who try to contain a virus that could spell the end for mankind.

A team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control travel to Arctic Biosystems, a high-tech research facility in the Arctic Circle, to investigate a possible disease outbreak. There they find themselves pulled into a terrifying life-and-death struggle that could hold the key to mankind’s salvation or total annihilation. The lethal threat is just the tip of the iceberg, however, and as the virus evolves, the chilling truth begins to emerge…

The series has been developed under the guidance of Ronald D Moore, a renowned screenwriter and television producer known for his work on Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Battlestar Galactica.

Helix starts on 5* on Saturday 22nd March at 10pm