This pair of made-for-TV movies follows the action of the action-driven drama THE PRETENDER. In PRETENDER 2001, Jarod (Michael T. Weiss) meets two people from his past who reveal secrets about the mysterious Centre. This movie also begins with a recap of the show for those unfamiliar with the series. PRETENDER: ISLAND OF THE HAUNTED finds Jarod and Miss Parker (Andrea Parker) stuck on an island. As they learn more about their shared history, they must try to survive the deadly environment.