First Wave

First Wave

1998 - 2001, SciFi
A fugitive must convince people that the end of the world is coming.

Episode Guide

  • First Wave - Twice Bless'd (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    Twice Bless'd

    Mabus tries to start the Second Wave using mind control.

  • First Wave - Terminal City (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    Terminal City

    Foster travels into the future to locate an invaluable weapon.

  • First Wave - Beneath the Black Sky (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    Beneath the Black Sky

    Disguised as humans, aliens advance on the planet and plan to enslave the human race. With Sebastian Spence.

  • First Wave - Black Box (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    Black Box

    Aliens disguised as beautiful humans invade earth, plan to enslave humans and launch a destructive force known as First Wave.

  • First Wave - Checkmate (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:


    An extraterrestrial revelation helps free Jordan from Mabus' control and give new life to Foster's battle against the Gua.

  • First Wave - Requiem (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:


    Foster learns that Mabus has occupied Jordan's body and quickly gather the four Generals of the Raven Nation to give them the news.

  • First Wave - The Vessel (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    The Vessel

    Aliens attempt to destroy the world's computer systems.

  • First Wave - The Edge (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    The Edge

    The only way for Jordan and Eddie to save the planet may be to kill Foster.

  • First Wave - Legacy (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:


    Jordan learns the truth about her father's death after being attacked by the Gua at the Radcliffe Foundation's annual ball.

  • First Wave - Shadowland (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:


    Foster has dream therapy to discover what his subconscious is telling him.

  • First Wave - Unearthed (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:


    Jordan and Eddie go under cover on a dig to discover the truth behind a mysterious Viking hammer.

  • First Wave - Wednesday's Child (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Wednesday's Child

    Mabus controls a girl's thoughts as part of a clever plan to capture Jordan (Traci Lords). With Sebastian Spence.

  • First Wave - The Plan (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    The Plan

    Foster, Joshua and two Acolyte generals try to overthrow Mabus.

  • First Wave - Skywatchers (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:


    The crew is led to a small mining town where they discover an alien secret.

  • First Wave - Eyes of the Gua (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Eyes of the Gua

    Mabus orders ritual killings to seize Nostradamus' prophetic visions.

  • First Wave - Asylum (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:


    Eddie enters the mental hospital to gain access to a judge who has been committed after a mental breakdown.

  • First Wave - Still at Large (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Still at Large

    Foster and Jordan go undercover in a Chicago police station in order to find documents that allegedly prove Cade Foster's innocence in his wife's murder.

  • First Wave - The Flight of Francis Jeffries (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    The Flight of Francis Jeffries

    Foster investigates an alien experiment which allows the Gua to transfer their consciousness directly into living human beings.

  • First Wave - Gulag (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:


    Foster breaks Joshua out of prison.

  • First Wave - Comes a Horseman (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Comes a Horseman

    Foster (Sebastian Spence) is exposed to a lethal airborne virus while investigating a biological research facility.

  • First Wave - Raven Nation (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Raven Nation

    Foster discovers the Raven Nation, a militant group headed by heiress Jordan Radcliff; Foster inspires an attack on the Gua.

  • First Wave - Mabus (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:


    When Foster learns of the existence of an alien orb named Mabus, he realizes it is up to him to stop its transfer of consciousness.

  • First Wave - The Believers (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    The Believers

    Cade Foster and Eddie take the staff at a television station hostage to publicize the truth about the Gua.

  • First Wave - Tomorrow (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:


    The Gua manipulate Foster into revealing the location of the missing volume of Nostradamus' prophecies.

  • First Wave - Underworld (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:


    Foster poses as a gunman to probe the Gua infiltration of organized crime.

  • First Wave - The Trial of Joshua Bridges (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    The Trial of Joshua Bridges

    Foster abducts a brainwashed Joshua just before the Gua removes his consciousness.

  • First Wave - Gladiator (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:


    The Gua infiltrates the Human Genome Project to genetically engineer a superwarrior.

  • First Wave - Rubicon (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:


    Foster's resolve is tested by the aliens.

  • First Wave - The Harvest (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    The Harvest

    The mysterious disappearance of three women brings Foster to Boston.

  • First Wave - Playland (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:


    A young man kills nine people in an act of senseless violence.

  • First Wave - All About Eddie (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    All About Eddie

    The aliens pursue Eddie at his high-school reunion.

  • First Wave - Normal, Illinois (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Normal, Illinois

    Cade investigates an alien experiment in behavior modification.

  • First Wave - Night Falls (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Night Falls

    The aliens try to trick Foster into revealing the location of a lost book of Nostradamus' quatrains.

  • First Wave - Ohio Players (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Ohio Players

    Cade Foster investigates the possibility of alien experiments on a group of high-school football players.

  • First Wave - The Heist (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Heist

    Foster and his cronies find themselves as participants in an alien experiment.

  • First Wave - Lost Souls (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Lost Souls

    Foster suspects aliens are experimenting with humans.

  • First Wave - The Purge (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Purge

    An assassination attempt on the Minister leads to a bloody purge at the assembly of the alien dignitaries.

  • First Wave - Prayer for the White Man (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Prayer for the White Man

    Foster poses as a journalist to investigate proposed casinos on native reserve land.

  • First Wave - Red Flag (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Red Flag

    Foster attempts to uncover a sinister alien plot by becoming a candidate for a prestigious military award.

  • First Wave - The Channel (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Channel

    Foster must protect a woman who became a "channel" for Nostradamus after a near-death experience.

  • First Wave - Susperience (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    The death of a team member on a psychic research project brings Cade to a seaside town to question the survivors.

  • First Wave - Apostles (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:


    Cade Foster poses as a journalist to investigate the disappearance of a man townspeople claim was murdered by a motorcycle gang.

  • First Wave - Deepthroat (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:


    Cade Foster collaborates with a political reporter to expose a senator who is thwarting government funded space exploration.

  • First Wave - Target 117 (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Target 117

    Lucas is sent to Earth with a specific mission of testing every level of Cade Foster's warrior potential.

  • First Wave - The Decision (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    The Decision

    The Gwa convene a tribunal to debate whether to launch the second wave.

  • First Wave - The Aftertime (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    The Aftertime

    A woman travels back in time to change history and save Cade from assassination.

  • First Wave - Melody (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:


    Foster poses as a record executive to investigate a band whose music inspires violence.

  • First Wave - Deluge (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:


    Foster arrives in a town where it has been raining for two years.

  • First Wave - Blind Witness (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Blind Witness

    Two aliens take over a neglected hospital in order to conduct secret experiments.

  • First Wave - Second Wave (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Second Wave

    When the alien invasion begins, Cade Foster huddles in a basement with a group of people from an upscale neighborhood.

  • First Wave - The Undesirables (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    The Undesirables

    An alien is slated for assassination after she falls in love with a human.

  • First Wave - The Box (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    The Box

    Placed under arrest while visiting his wife's grave, Cade Foster uncovers valuable information concerning the alien agenda.

  • First Wave - Cul-De-Sac (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:


    Cade poses as a reporter to investigate the story of a body miraculously healing itself. Starring Bill Switzer and Sebastian Spence.

  • First Wave - Blue Agave (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Blue Agave

    Cade pursues a band of aliens who are cloning unsuspecting victims.

  • First Wave - Breeding Ground (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Breeding Ground

    Posing as a gym teacher, Cade attempts to find out how an outcast student is able to perform incredible feats with her mind.

  • First Wave - Motel California (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Motel California

    Residents of a small town are seeing hallucinations caused by the aliens.

  • First Wave - Marker 262 (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Marker 262

    Foster investigates the mysterious disappearance of cars near mile-marker 262.

  • First Wave - Joshua (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:


    Cade Foster runs from the police and forms an unlikely bond with an alien named Joshua. Starring Sebastian Spence and Roger Cross.

  • First Wave - Book of Shadows (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Book of Shadows

    Cade helps a high-school girl on trial for the murder of three prominent citizens.

  • First Wave - Lungfish (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:


    Cade discovers an alien mutation experiment involving both men and fish.

  • First Wave - Speaking in Tongues (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Speaking in Tongues

    While investigating a charismatic preacher, Cade (Sebastian Spence) uncovers an alien with a surprising vulnerability.

  • First Wave - Elixir (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:


    Cade discovers an alien-generated elixir that reverses the aging process.

  • First Wave - Hypnotic (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:


    Cade poses as an alien abductee to infiltrate a support group in search of a cover-up. Starring Gillian Barber, Julie Patzwald, Stacy Grant.

  • First Wave - Mata Hari (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Mata Hari

    Cade poses as a brilliant college student to gain access to a high-tech lab where strange things have been occurring.

  • First Wave - Crazy Eddie (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Crazy Eddie

    Cade befriends a paranoid and reclusive computer whiz who becomes an ally to help stop the alien invasion.

  • First Wave - Subject 117 (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Subject 117

    A man believes three alien invasions will result in the destruction of the world. Episode information to be announced.