SCIENCE FICTION TV COVERAGE

Investigation Discovery Announces Premiere of TWISTED SISTERS, Executive Produced by Khloé Kardashian Investigation Discovery Announces Premiere of TWISTED SISTERS, Executive Produced by Khloé Kardashian
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

 Investigation Discovery (ID), the leading destination for true-crime programming, announced today the world premiere of the new series TWISTED SISTERS, with one of America's most well-known sisters, at the helm.  Produced by 44 Blue Productions, and Khlomoney Entertainment, and executive produced b... (more...)
Fathom Events and Discovery Channel Present ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA'S JOURNEY INTO TOMORROW in Theaters Nationwide Fathom Events and Discovery Channel Present ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA'S JOURNEY INTO TOMORROW in Theaters Nationwide
by TV News Desk - August 10, 2018

In celebration of NASA's 60th anniversary, Fathom Events is bringing the new Discovery Channel documentary “Above and Beyond: NASA's Journey to Tomorrow” to movie theaters nationwide with two special cinematic screenings on September 29 and October 3. Directed, produced and narrated by Academy Award... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE MEG Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE MEG
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2018

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE MEG... (more...)
PBS Announces 'Ken Burns Presents The Gene: An Intimate History,' New Collaboration with Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D. Three-Hour Documentary to Premiere Spring 2020 PBS Announces 'Ken Burns Presents The Gene: An Intimate History,' New Collaboration with Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D. Three-Hour Documentary to Premiere Spring 2020
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2018

Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS announced KEN BURNS PRESENTS THE GENE: AN INTIMATE HISTORY, a new three-hour documentary executive produced by Ken Burns, will premiere over three nights in Spring 2020 on PBS. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D., and a... (more...)
AMC Announces Le Carre Spy Thriller THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Air in November AMC Announces Le Carre Spy Thriller THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Air in November
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2018

AMC Announces Le Carre Spy Thriller THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Air in November... (more...)
Netflix Renews ALTERED CARBON for Second Season with Anthony Mackie Starring as Takeshi Kovacs Netflix Renews ALTERED CARBON for Second Season with Anthony Mackie Starring as Takeshi Kovacs
by TV News Desk - July 27, 2018

Netflix has ordered eight additional episodes of Altered Carbon from Skydance Television. The series is based on the classic science fiction novels by Richard K. Morgan.... (more...)
Discovery Channel Greenlights Documentary CAJUN NAVY Highlighting Ordinary Heroes Putting Their Lives on the Line to Save Their Neighbor Discovery Channel Greenlights Documentary CAJUN NAVY Highlighting Ordinary Heroes Putting Their Lives on the Line to Save Their Neighbor
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2018

As the 2018 Hurricane season is underway, Discovery has put into production a feature-length documentary spotlighting everyday civilians who risk their lives to help others survive devastating storms. From production company Lightbox's multi award-winning team of Simon Chinn, Jonathan Chinn, and Suz... (more...)
Veteran Treasuer Hunters Embark on Deadly Expedition on All-New Season of Discovery Channel's TREASURE QUEST Veteran Treasuer Hunters Embark on Deadly Expedition on All-New Season of Discovery Channel's TREASURE QUEST
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2018

Veteran Treasuer Hunters Embark on Deadly Expedition on All-New Season of Discovery Channel's TREASURE QUEST... (more...)
Bryce Dallas Howard to Play Elton John's Mother in ROCKETMAN Biopic Bryce Dallas Howard to Play Elton John's Mother in ROCKETMAN Biopic
by TV News Desk - July 26, 2018

According to Variety, Bryce Dallas Howard is set to play Elton John's mother in Paramount's biopic “Rocketman.”... (more...)
Family Unlike Any Other Returns to the Bush in All-New Season of Discovery Channel's Top-Rated Series ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE Family Unlike Any Other Returns to the Bush in All-New Season of Discovery Channel's Top-Rated Series ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2018

The Browns are back in an all-new season of Discovery Channel's top-rated series ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE. After a year of hardship, the Browns are ready to make their long-awaited return to the wild. With over 400 acres of raw wilderness in the Pacific Northwest, the family faces new challenges - from s... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Season Two of The Orville VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Season Two of The Orville
by Stage Tube - July 22, 2018

Season two of The Orville premieres this December on FOX. The trailer debuted at San Diego Comic-Con and you can watch it now below!... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for DOCTOR WHO Season 11 Starring Jodie Whittaker VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for DOCTOR WHO Season 11 Starring Jodie Whittaker
by TV News Desk - July 19, 2018

The official trailer for BBC's DOCTOR WHO season 11 starring Jodie Whittaker has arrived. Watch the new trailer below!... (more...)
BATTLEBOTS Returns for Second Half of 2018 Season August 3 on Discovery Channel BATTLEBOTS Returns for Second Half of 2018 Season August 3 on Discovery Channel
by TV News Desk - July 19, 2018

The epic robot-fighting series BattleBots returns with even higher stakes for the second half of its 2018 season as momentum builds towards the 2018 World Championship and the awarding of the Giant Nut to the ultimate BattleBots Champion. As part two of the season commences, some bots are already on... (more...)
Julian McCullough to Host 'Shark Week's' Live Late-Night Talk Show 'Shark After Dark' with Appearances by 'Bob the Shark' Julian McCullough to Host 'Shark Week's' Live Late-Night Talk Show 'Shark After Dark' with Appearances by 'Bob the Shark'
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Get your snorkels ready, because it's time dive into deep dark waters with the return of SHARK WEEK's hit late-night talk show SHARK AFTER DARK, back in its original LIVE format. The show returns for its sixth year with all-new host, actor, writer, producer and comedian Julian McCullough, star of th... (more...)
Shudder Greenlights CREEPSHOW TV Series with 'The Walking Dead's' Greg Nicotero at the Helm Shudder Greenlights CREEPSHOW TV Series with 'The Walking Dead's' Greg Nicotero at the Helm
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Shudder Greenlights CREEPSHOW TV Series with 'The Walking Dead's' Greg Nicotero at the Helm... (more...)
Timothee Chalamet to Star in Legendary's DUNE Film Timothee Chalamet to Star in Legendary's DUNE Film
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

According to Variety, Timothee Chalamet has lined up his next gig. The Academy Award-nominated actor is in negotiations to star in Legendary's “Dune.”... (more...)
VIDEO: Check Out the All-New Teaser for DOCTOR WHO Season 11 Starring Jodie Whittaker VIDEO: Check Out the All-New Teaser for DOCTOR WHO Season 11 Starring Jodie Whittaker
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

An all-new teaser for BBC's Doctor Who season 11 starring Jodie Whittaker has arrived. Watch the new teaser below! ... (more...)
Harrison Ford in Talks to Star in Film Adaptation of Jack London's THE CALL OF THE WILD Harrison Ford in Talks to Star in Film Adaptation of Jack London's THE CALL OF THE WILD
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

According to Variety, Harrison Ford is in negotiations to star in the film adaptation of Jack London's “Call of the Wild'.... (more...)
DIESEL BROTHERS Returns to Discovery Channel on July 30 DIESEL BROTHERS Returns to Discovery Channel on July 30
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2018

Heavy D, Diesel Dave, and the Dieselsellerz crew are known worldwide for their crazy online videos and their incredible, over the top truck builds. And now they're back, along with the rest of the crew, with even bigger technology, crazy stunts and mind-blowing builds. An all-new season of DIESEL BR... (more...)
BLACK WAKE Starring Tom Sizemore And Eric Roberts Comes to DVD & VOD, 8/7 BLACK WAKE Starring Tom Sizemore And Eric Roberts Comes to DVD & VOD, 8/7
by Movies News Desk - July 13, 2018

???????All new sci-fi horror movie Black Wake starring Nana Gouvea (Blood Circus), Tom Sizemore (Saving Private Ryan), Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos), Jonny Beauchamp (Penny Dreadful) and Chuck Zito (Sons of Anarchy), from director Jeremiah Kipp and producer Carlos Ke... (more...)
HBO Gives Series Order to Joss Whedon Drama THE NEVERS HBO Gives Series Order to Joss Whedon Drama THE NEVERS
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

HBO gives series order to Joss Whedon drama 'The Nevers'. The series is an epic science fiction drama about a gang of Victorian women who find themselves with unusual abilities, relentless enemies, and a mission that might change the world.... (more...)
Elite Military Weapons Maker Kevin 'Mad Dog' McClung to Star in All-New Discovery Channel Series MAD DOG MADE Elite Military Weapons Maker Kevin 'Mad Dog' McClung to Star in All-New Discovery Channel Series MAD DOG MADE
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

Elite Military Weapons Maker Kevin 'Mad Dog' McClung to Star in All-New Discovery Channel Series MAD DOG MADE... (more...)
New Series MAD DOG MADE to Premiere on Discovery Channel August 3 New Series MAD DOG MADE to Premiere on Discovery Channel August 3
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

From first responders to U.S. Special Forces, these brave heroes test their limits every day by putting their lives on the line and trusting their tools. But can their tools get the job done? That's where outdoorsman and scientist Mad Dog comes in. Drawing from his extensive paramilitary expertise a... (more...)
Diane Lane To Star In New FX Drama Based On DC Comics, Plus Additional Casting Announced Diane Lane To Star In New FX Drama Based On DC Comics, Plus Additional Casting Announced
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2018

Award-winning actor Diane Lane has signed on to star in the drama series pilot Y, headlining an ensemble cast also starring Barry Keoghan, Imogen Poots, Lashana Lynch, Juliana Canfield and Marin Ireland, it was announced today by Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, Presidents of Original Programming for FX ... (more...)
Discovery Channel Announces OPERATION THAI CAVE RESCUE Documentary In the Works Discovery Channel Announces OPERATION THAI CAVE RESCUE Documentary In the Works
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2018

From the moment the heartbreaking news broke that 12 young Thai soccer players and their 25-year-old coach were stuck in a cave complex near the Myanmar border, the world has been glued to the rescue and recovery details. For over two weeks, the facts of how the group ended up in the cave and the s... (more...)