The Fugitives is a children's Science Fiction/Drama series. Its first seven-part series began on Mondays at 4.30pm on CITV. It centers on an ordinary teenager who stumbles across a shocking discovery at the company his father used to work at, EmbroGen, that is secretly carrying out illegalhuman cloning on children.
Series One (2005)
Jay Keaton -- A typical everyman fourteen-year old with a high IQ and a natural talent for numbers and science. Already preparing to sit for his physics A'Level, he is dismissed as a nerd by his schoolmates and so has no real friends until fate throws him into Mel's path. Jay's world is blown apart when his Uncle Harry reveals a shocking family secret involving the illegal cloning of human children that he is a part of. A discovery that soon puts him and his pre-teen sister Fleecey in danger from the company's head, Salko, that soon forces him to go on the run with Fleecey. Living on his wits and fending for himself, whilst forcing himself to be a big brother and look out for his little sister and protect her from EmbroGen's staff such as trouble-sorters Boyer and Lomas. In doing so Jay finds a side to himself that he never never knew existed - he is strong and he is courageous - two qualities he will need to rely on in order to keep his secret out of Salko's merciless hands.
Fleecey Keaton -- Jay's bubbly and energetic nine-year-old sister. Although she shares her older brother's high IQ, she doesn't quite get Jay's......