Returning: Person of Interest (CBS)

Timeslot: Mondays & Tuesdays 10 PM EST Premiere: May 3rd Network: CBS Starring: Jim Caviezel, Michael Emerson, Kevin Chapman, Amy Acker, Sarah Shahi Series Website: www.cbs.com/shows/person_of_interest/ Description: PERSON OF INTEREST is a crime thriller about an ex-CIA agent and a mysterious billionaire who prevent violent crimes by utilizing an all-seeing machine that can predict the events […]

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Premiering: Houdini and Doyle

Timeslot: Mondays 9 PM EST Premiere: May 2nd Network: FOX Starring: Michael Weston, Stephen Mangan, Rebecca Liddiard Series Website: www.fox.com/houdinianddoyle Description: Inspired by true events, HOUDINI & DOYLE draws heavily on the rich history of the period. Two great men of the 20th Century – Harry Houdini and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – grudgingly join forces with […]

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Returning: Penny Dreadful (Showtime)

Timeslot: Sundays 10 PM EST Premiere: May 1st Network: Showtime Starring: Josh Hartnett, Reeve Carney, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Rory Kinnear, Billie Piper, Danny Sapani, Harry Treadaway Series Website: www.sho.com/sho/penny-dreadful/ Description: Some of literature’s most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein and his monster, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in […]

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Sci Fi TV Reboots That Should Happen: Cliffhangers

Television reboots are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? This short-lived series offered a modern day take on the […]

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Cancellation Watch: Grimm’s Sixth Season Will Have Fewer Episodes, Game of Thrones Returns Strong, Plus the Ratings Roundup

Shortened Season: NBC recently renewed their long-running supernatural drama Grimm for a sixth season, but last week the network announced that they had only ordered thirteen episodes for the coming year instead of the typical twenty two for a returning show.  It could also get a late start next year, possibly around mid-season, instead of […]

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Sci Fi TV Development: Twilight Zone Interactive Reboot, Plus an EVE Online series, Krypton, and More

News, updates, and (mostly viable) rumors relating to development of science fiction / fantasy television productions. If you have tips or more info on these or other productions, please pass them along in the comments. Pilot season is continuing to move forward and the cable networks have started presenting their upcoming schedules to the sponsors, […]

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Sci Fi TV Listings for the Week of April 25th: Penny Dreadful Season 3 Premiere, Finales for Limitless, Lucifer, and Bitten

Weekly roundup of science fiction and fantasy shows (as well as movies/specials of note) on the Prime Time TV schedule, also including programs that may be of interest to genre fans. Air dates and times subject to change without notice. Showtime’s Penny Dreadful is back for its third season this week starting Sunday, May 1st.  And […]

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