The mystery woman whom Arax calls, Alicia Reynaud, is played by Lost Girl alum Inga Cadranel, who won the role based on someone else’s demo reel. Occasionally, some actors simply offer up a demo reel featuring a selection of scenes from their previous work rather than audition; one actress' demo included a scene in which she played opposite Inga Cadranel and the producers took notice ... though probably not in the way the original actress intended.
The distinctive building in the background during the alley scene, referred to behind-the-scenes as the 'Crystal Tower,' was from among more than 25 different designs. What is this mystery building ...?
The noodle shop, which was inspired by Blade Runner, was also a set build inside the studio. The attention to detail even included scorch marks on the ceiling from potential grease fires. Stop in for a bite!