Gary Bell

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Gary Bell
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Portrayed byRyan Cartwright
Appears inAlphas
Debutseason 1, episode 1: "Pilot" (2011)


Gary Bell is a main character in the American superhero series Alphas.

Biography[edit]

Gary is an Alpha of the Transducer variety. He can see a broad spectrum of electromagnetic waves. As such, he visualise radio, television and cellular communications without the need for an external device.
Gary's view of data streams

Autism[edit]

Gary is first confirmed to be autistic in his Alphas Initiative profile,[1] where it is noted that he's high-functioning autistic. The file also describes him as idiosyncratic and impulsive.

Gary Bell. Diagnosis: Transduction. Able to see all electromagnetic wavelengths. Notes: a high-functioning autistic whose brain can read a wide range of frequencies, including TV, radio and cellular communications. Gary can open windows into this steady stream of information from cellphones, air traffic control, surveillance cameras, e-mails, etc. He is idiosyncratic, impulsive, has echolalia, cannot [the file cuts off here]
Gary's Alphas Initiative profile

References[edit]

  1. season 1, episode 1: "Pilot"