TV Series | TV-14 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
An F.B.I. agent is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist and his son in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena.
In season one, the Fringe team has several encounters with a man named David Robert Jones. In the second season, they fight a visitor from the alternate universe named Thomas Jerome Newton. "David Robert Jones" was David Bowie's real name, and "Thomas Jerome Newton" was the name of the character he played in The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976).
Whenever a shapeshifter is wounded they are shown to bleed "mercury." However, mercury is not sticky. It would not be stuck to the bodies or clothing around the wounds, nor stain the gloves of the investigators. It would simply spill onto the ground.