Cancellation Watch: FOX Shows Like Lucifer and Sleepy Hollow Could Start Slipping in the Scorecard

The rankings in the broadcast network scorecard remained mostly the same this week and FOX’s Lucifer even improved by one slot to Number 6.  But that was actually more a factor of ABC’s Once Upon A Time slipping due to its declining numbers than Lucifer improving its performance.  And that FOX show along with Sleepy Hollow–both still awaiting… Read More »

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Premiering: Wynonna Earp (Syfy)

Timeslot: Fridays 10 PM EST Premiere: April 1st Network: Syfy Starring: Melanie Scrofano, Tim Rozon, Doc Holliday, Shamier Anderson Series Website: www.syfy.com/wynonnaearp Description:  Based on the IDW Comic, Wynonna Earp follows Wyatt Earp’s great granddaughter as she battles demons and other creatures. With her unique abilities, and a posse of dysfunctional allies, she’s the only thing that can bring… Read More »

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The Massive List of Currently Airing, Returning, and Upcoming Sci Fi / Fantasy TV Shows – Spring 2016 Edition

[You can see the most current edition of this list at this link] The Too-Much-TV era continues and that means lots and lots of science fiction and fantasy (plus horror) shows are airing across the broadcast networks, cable channels, and streaming services. This list has grown to 84 entries from the 78 last time time around, though I… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV Listings for the Week of March 28th: Wynonna Earp Premieres, The Walking Dead Has Its Season Finale

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. The Spring season (April and May debuts) kicks off at the end of the week with the debut of… Read More »

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The Spring 2016 Schedule of Sci Fi / Fantasy Shows is Now Available

We are already into Spring and a new batch of sci fi / fantasy shows is set to bow between April and May.  Plus the regular season shows will be wrapping up over the next couple of months as well.  Our Sci Fi TV Schedule page has now been updated for the shows with upcoming debuts and the… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: Renewal Fever Saves The Last Man on Earth; Plus the Scorecards

Renewal Fever Continues: Despite the ratings nose dive we are seeing this season, the broadcast networks have caught the renewal fever and continue to say “Just renew it, baby!” The latest beneficiary of this is FOX’s low-rated sci fi sitcom The Last Man on Earth. That network announced late yesterday that the show will be returning for a… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV Trifles: William Shatner and James Doohan Journeyed to the Final Frontier Together Over a Decade Before Star Trek

  Tidbits, trivia, anecdotes, little-known nuggets and more from the worlds of sci fi and fantasy television. We all know that William Shatner starred on Star Trek as Captain James T. Kirk during its original run from 1966 to 1969 and that James Doohan co-starred with him as Chief Engineer Montgomery Scott (aka Scotty). But did you know that… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: The Ratings-Pocalypse Has Begun, How Will it Impact Struggling Shows Like Grimm and Sleepy Hollow? Plus the Ratings Roundup

Ratings-Pocalypse: As I mentioned previously, the broadcast networks tend to see a drop in their ratings after Daylight Savings Time goes into effect, and we can clearly see that in the numbers from this past week.   Which means that the bottom is falling out on the already historically low numbers we have been seeing this year.  I… Read More »

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Returning: Stitchers (Freeform)

Timeslot: Tuesdays 10 PM EST Premiere: March 22nd Network: Freeform (Formerly ABC Family) Starring: Emma Ishta, Kyle Harris, Ritesh Rajan, Salli Richardson-Whitfield Series Website: abcfamily.go.com/shows/stitchers Description: “Stitchers” follows Kirsten (Emma Ishta), a young woman recruited into a covert government agency to be ‘stitched’ into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders and decipher mysteries that… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV Listings for the Week of March 21st: Series Finale for Lost Girl, Season Premiere for Stitchers

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. Supernatural series Lost Girl ends its five year run this week on Syfy with its series finale (it already… Read More »

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