TV THIS WEEK: Futurama's final season premieres, Hannibal's finale + more

Futurama - Season 7B

More summer shows make their debut, including the final season of Futurama, Wilfred, the burn-off of 666 Park Avenue, and Drop Dead Diva. Meanwhile, Hannibal finishes its first season.

Also this week, a mysterious plague hits on Defiance, the Alpha pack causes more trouble for Scott on Teen Wolf, an artifact makes a mess in a gated community on Warehouse 13, Kiera searches for the source of a new street drug she has a history with on Continuum, Hank tries to find out the truth about his origin on Zero Hour, Evan and Dylan time-travel to rescue the crew of a plane on Primeval: New World, Sookie meets someone with her powers on True Blood, and Anne makes a horrible discovery on Falling Skies.

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

Monday, June 17

Defiance (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “If I Ever Leave This World Alive”

A mysterious plague strikes Defiance, leaving the Irathients quarantined in the mines. Meanwhile, Amanda has a reunion with an ex from the Earth Republic.

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Teen Wolf (MTV) 10 p.m. - “Fireflies”

Scott and Derek hunt for Boyd and join forces with an unlikely ally.

Here's a promo:

Warehouse 13 (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “What Matters Most”

Myka and Pete hunt for an artifact that affects the residents of a posh gated community.

Here's a look:

Tuesday, June 18

Total Blackout (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Lick It Before You Pick It”

Do you really want to know? More mind games in the dark.

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Exit (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “That Sinking Feeling”

MMA fighters battles it out against computer geeks, twins and dance instructors for a chance to win a bunch of money.

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Wednesday, June 19

Ghost Hunters (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Ghost Friends Forever”

TAPS travels to Little Rock to investigate a bungalow that may be haunted.

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Futurama (Comedy Central) 10 p.m. - “2-D Blacktop; Fry and Leela's Big Fling”

Season 7B (aka the final season) premieres! And yes, it's a twofer! In “2-D Blacktop,” the Professor takes up street racing. Then in “Fry and Leela's Big Fling,” the couple's romantic getaway ends up being anything but when they end up in an alien zoo.

Here's a look at the final season:


Paranormal Witness (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “The Curse of Lonergan Farm”



Three brothers recall disturbing memories of their childhood on the family farm.

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Other Wednesday shows of interest:

On the Science Channel's Through the Wormhole With Morgan Freeman (10 p.m.) this week's question investigates “How Do Aliens Think?”

Thursday, June 20

Hannibal (NBC) 10 p.m. - “Savoureux

Season-one finale! Will returns from Minnesota without Abigail and evidence leads to murder. Will Hannibal get away with his manipulations? Hannibal has been renewed by NBC for a second season.

Here's a preview:

Wilfred (FX) 10 & 10:30 p.m. - “Uncertainty; Comfort

Season-three two-episode premiere! The search is on for Wilfred's original owner. And in the second episode, Ryan becomes friends with Wilfred's enemy.

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Friday, June 21

Continuum (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “Second Thoughts”

Kiera digs into the possibility that a new street drug that may be from her future. Elsewhere, Sonya and Travis go to war using gangs as their weapons.

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Other Friday shows of interest:

On the Travel Channel's The Dead Files (10 p.m.), Steve and Amy try to help a mother from Flint, Mich., whose home was built on a battleground.

Saturday, June 22

Zero Hour (ABC) 8 p.m. - “Weight”

Hank confronts his parents as he tries to find out the truth about his birth and childhood. Meanwhile, the search for Laila and the next clock brings the gang to Istanbul, Turkey.

666 Park Avenue (ABC) 9 p.m. - “The Comfort of Death

Summer burn-off alert! The final four episodes of the canceled Terry O'Quinn series will air this summer. In “The Comfort of Death,” Alexis seeks an escape clause in her deal with Gavin, and Jane tries to learn more about Peter Kramer's journal and the Drake's past.

Sinbad (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “House of Games”

When the Providence is lost in a bet, Sinbad must confess his curse.

Primeval: New World (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “Fear of Flying”

A cargo plane disappears through an anomaly, and Evan and Dylan travel back in time to help the missing crew.

Here's a behind the scenes look at “Fear of Flying”:

Other Saturday shows of interest:

On Bio's Celebrity Ghost Stories (9 p.m.), Coco, Craig Kilborn, Diana DeGarmo and Tommy Davidson recall their encounters with ghosts. And on the channel's The Haunting Of... (10 p.m.), Fairuza Balk tries to communicate with ghosts in her studio.

Sunday, June 23

True Blood (HBO) 9 p.m. - “The Sun”

Sam deals with the repercussions of a promise he made, and Sookie and Jason get a history lesson on their family from a long-lost relative. Meanwhile, Bill realizes the scope of his powers and Sookie meets someone like her.

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Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime) 9 p.m. - “Back From the Dead”

Season-five premiere! Jane searches for Owen, who vanished just before their wedding. Meanwhile, Jane discovers that “Old Jane” is back on Earth, but she could be in anyone's body.

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Falling Skies (TNT) 10 p.m. - “At All Costs”

Anne discovers a horrible truth about someone she loves. Meanwhile, Tom agrees to a risky trip to meet someone important in the battle against the aliens.

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Other Sunday shows of interest:

On TLC there's a couple new episodes of Long Island Medium (9 and 9:30 p.m.), involving dance lessons, bad dreams and the scary wait for medical results.

What are you going to watch?




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