TV THIS WEEK: Falling Skies returns, True Blood's back and more!

It's aliens, vampires and really big snake/fish hybrids as TNT's Falling Skies returns with a two-hour season-two premiere, True Blood gets even bloodier and Syfy comes up with a new creature, a Piranhaconda, courtesy of Roger Corman.

Also this week, Jack's romantic gesture with Allison doesn't go as planned on Eureka, Bo hunts for a missing husband on Lost Girl, there's a new creature in town on Teen Wolf, Lost collectibles hit the auction block on Hollywood Treasure, and Charlie tries to communicate on Saving Hope.

Here's what we have to look forward to this week on sci-fi, fantasy, and paranormal TV.




Monday, June 11



Eureka (Syfy) 9 p.m. - "In Too Deep"

Carter's romantic outing with Allison gets all washed up when things go awry. Meanwhile, Jo tries to track down a prankster.

Here's a promo:


Lost Girl (Syfy) 10 p.m. - "Death Didn't Become Him"

When a friend of Trick's husband goes missing, Bo ends up on the case.

Here's a sneak peek:


Teen Wolf (MTV) 10 p.m. - "Ice Pick"

Someone's going to die when a new creature emerges as the latest threat to the town. Meanwhile, Scott attempts to stop Derek from making more werewolves and Allison's werewolf hunter training begins.

Here's a look:




Tuesday, June 12



Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files (Syfy) 9 p.m. - "Graveyard Lightning; Truck Stop Terror"

The team takes on investigations of paranormal activity in a Mississippi graveyard and at a truck stop in Missouri.

Here's a sneak peek:


Hollywood Treasure (Syfy) 10 p.m. - "Auctions Are Like a Box of Chocolates"

The team delves into possible props from Forrest Gump and 300. Meanwhile, Lost collectibles are tracked down and Joe and the gang consider a lock of hair that may be Marilyn Monroe's.

Here's a preview:




Wednesday, June 13



Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman (Science) 10 p.m. - "Is the Universe Alive?"

Scientists dip into the questions of the cosmos' beating heart and computing brain.

Here's a general preview:


Other Wednesday shows of interest:

On Syfy's Haunted Collector (9 p.m.), haunted items cause trouble for a bed-and-breakfast in New York and at a home in Florida.




Thursday, June 14



Tron: Uprising (Disney XD) 8 p.m. - "The Renegade, Part II"

Part two of the two-part series premiere! Beck and Cutler continue to play the games and win, while the Occupation challenges them at every turn.

Here's the opening episode:


Saving Hope (NBC) 9 p.m. - "Contact"

Alex attempts to figure out odd symptoms of a young boy patient, while dealing with Charlie's ex-wife. Meanwhile, challenges arise when a patient refuses lifesaving treatment because of religious beliefs. And, according to the preview, Charlie figures out a way to communicate.

Here's a preview:




Friday, June 15



The Dead Files (Travel) 10 p.m. - "Blood and Gold"

Amy and Steve investigate reports of paranormal activity at a museum in an old Nevada mining town.




Saturday, June 16



Piranhaconda (Syfy) 9 p.m.

It's not just a gigantic piranha. It's not just an enormous anaconda. No! It's a piranhaconda, one mother of a snake-fish thingy that goes after a movie crew when a scientist takes its egg. Oh, yeah. And there's evil kidnappers too. This film from Roger Corman stars Michael Madsen and Rachel Hunter.

Here's a preview and a Roger Corman interview:


Other Saturday shows of interest:

On Biography's Celebrity Ghost Stories (9 p.m.), Erik Estrada, Micah Sloat, Joan Osborne and Reginald VelJohnson deal with paranormal experiences. And on the channel's My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera (10 p.m.) a Ouija board summons a spooky spirit.




Sunday, June 17



Falling Skies (TNT) 9 p.m. - "Worlds Apart" and "Shall We Gather at the River"

Season-two two-hour premiere! Tom returns to the 2nd Mass to find that the cost of the war with the aliens has taken its toll. Meanwhile, Pope and his renegade contingent challenge authority, and Ben's hatred of the skitters intensifies.

Here's a look at the second season with the cast and crew:


True Blood (HBO) 9 p.m. - "Authority Always Wins"

Sookie and Lafayette try to deal with Tara's new condition. Meanwhile, Bill and Eric face unpleasant circumstances at the Vampire Authority in New Orleans, Alcide makes a decision involving Marcus' wolf pack, Steve Newlin makes Jessica an offer and Jason's womanizing past causes him trouble.

Here's a promo:


Other Sunday shows of interest:

On Lifetime's Drop Dead Diva (9 p.m.), Jane latest case involves wrongful termination and Grayson assists Stacy and Nikki with legal matters regarding their business in "Freak Show."


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