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"The White Room"
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Episode Information
Season 1
Episode 5
Air Date January 31, 2014
Viewers 1.13 million[1]
Writer Misha Green
Director Duane Clark
Episode Cast
Previous Single Strand
Next Aniqatiga
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For the location, see White Room.

"The White Room" is the fifth episode of Season 1 of Helix. It originally aired on January 31st, 2014 (10:00PM EST) on Syfy in the US, and on Showcase in Canada.


Alan tries to find out what happened to Doreen after discovering her body. Julia finds some support on Level R. Sarah keeps hiding an infected patient in her room. Balleseros tries to find the mysterious Dr. Hvit.

Episode Overview[]


To be Added


  • The truth about Balleseros' actions and intentions are revealed to Alan Farragut.
  • The location of The White Room is revealed.
  • The identity of "Jaye" is revealed.
  • Sarah grows an addiction to Morphine.

Cast & Crew[]

Helix Episode Cast

1.5 - "The White Room"


Billy Campbell as Alan Farragut
Hiroyuki Sanada as Hiroshi Hatake
Kyra Zagorsky as Julia Walker
Mark Ghanimé as Sergio Balleseros

Guest Starring

Jordan Hayes as Sarah Jordan
Catherine Lemieux as Doreen Boyle
Meegwun Fairbrother as Daniel Aerov
Neil Napier as Peter Farragut


Chimwemwe Dave Miller as Dr. Haven
Leni Parker as Dr. Tracey
Miranda Handford as Dr. Rae Van Eigem
Patrick Baby as Dr. Philippe Duchamp
Amber Goldfarb as Jaye

* Characters who are credited but did not actually appear in the episode.
** Characters who appeared in the episode, but were not credited.

Production Notes[]



Season 1
Episodes "Pilot" • "Vector" • "274" • "Single Strand" • "The White Room" • "Aniqatiga" • "Survivor Zero" •
"Bloodline" • "Level X" • "Fushigi" • "Black Rain" • "The Reaping" • "Dans L'ombre"
Primary Characters Alan FarragutJulia WalkerSarah JordanHiroshi HatakeDaniel AerovSergio Balleseros
Secondary Characters Peter FarragutDoreen BoyleJane WalkerAnanaTolukConstance SuttonSpencer ChissikPhilippe DuchampSulemaniVictor AdrianBryceRae Van EigemKleinTheaDimitri MarinHavenBlakeTracey
Season 1 • Season 2