Syfy sets fall premiere dates, schedule

Syfy announced the premiere dates for its upcoming slate of new and returning original series, including Stargate Universe, Destination Truth, Sanctuary and Scare Tactics.

Stargate Universe, the latest installment in the long-running franchise, debuts with a two-hour premiere on Oct. 2 at 9 p.m. and will air Fridays a 9, starting Oct. 9.

The series stars Robert Carlyle, Lou Diamond Phillips, Ming-Na, Alaina Huffman, Louis Ferreira, David Blue, Jamil Walker Smith and Brian J. Smith, with special guest stars Janelle Monáe, Amanda Tapping, Michael Shanks, Gary Jones and Carlo Rota.

Destination Truth' third season debuts on Sept. 9 at 9 p.m. This season, host Josh Gates will travel to some of the most extreme locations on earth, including the isolated Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan and the heart of the world's worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl. Viewers will also ride along on unprecedented investigations, including the world's first overnight exploration of King Tut's cursed tomb and pitch-black dives in ancient Caribbean caves.

The second season of Sanctuary premieres on Oct. 9 a 10 p.m. Special guest stars this season include Christopher Gauthier (Eureka) and Michael Shanks (Stargate SG-1).

Scare Tactics returns with new episodes on Oct. 6 at 9 p.m.

Meanwhile, the original series Ghost Hunters will continue to air new episodes throughout the fall on Wednesdays at 9 p.m., and featuring special guest investigators Meatloaf and Josh Gates of Destination Truth.

The summer's new hit original series Warehouse 13 will air new episodes through Sept. 22 in its regular timeslot, Tuesdays at 9 p.m., with a host of special guest stars including Battlestar Galactica's Michael Hogan and Mark Sheppard; Gossip Girl's James Naughton; Roger Rees; Eureka's Joe Morton, Erica Cerra and Niall Matter; and Stargate Atlantis' Joe Flanigan.

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