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SFTV Grid: Apr. 12-18, 2015: New Series, Messengers, Other Space and Tatau debut

SFTV Grid: Apr. 12-18, 2015: New Series, Messengers, Other Space and Tatau debut

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of April 12-18, 2015, the 45th week of the 2014-2015 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
New Series The Messengers, Other Space, Tatau
New Season Bitten, Game of Thrones, Orphan Black, Lost Girl
Season Finale Good Witch
Series Return Dates Beauty and the Beast (May 21), Extant (Jul. 1), Falling Skies (Jun. 28), Penny Dreadful (May 3), Under the Dome (Jun. 25)
Hiatus Atlantis
Upcoming Between (May 21 – Netflix), Sens8 (Jun. 5 – Netflix), Wayward Pines (May 14 – Fox),  Zoo (Jun. 30 – CBS)

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
SUNDAY APR 12  
Once Upon a Time S04E17 – Heart of Gold ABC Sun 8/7  Emma is still reeling after learning the truth of her parents' history with Maleficent, but she must focus on finding the Author, who is running loose in Storybrooke, before Gold does.
Game of Thrones  S05E01 – The Wars to Come HBO Sun 9/8  Cersei and Jaime adjust to a world without Tywin. Varys reveals a conspiracy to Tyrion. Daenerys faces a new threat to her rule. Jon is caught between two kings.
Last Man on Earth S01E09 – The Do-Over FOX Sun 9/8  Phil Miller continues to live in Tucson.
Last Man on Earth S01E10 – Pranks for Nothin'  FOX Sun 9:30/8:30  Phil Miller continues to live in Tucson.
Salem S02E02 – Blood Kiss WGN Sun 10/9  Mary manages to initiate the second act of the Grand Rite. Alden returns to town.
MONDAY APR 13  
Gotham S01E19 – Beasts of Prey FOX Mon 8/7  Gordon and Bullock investigate a cold case involving the Ogre, a serial killer who targets young women in Gotham City.
The Originals S02E18 – The Night Has a Thousand Eyes CW Mon 8/7 Desperate to find a way to vanquish Dahlia, Klaus soon finds himself face-to-face with another deadly threat – Mikael.
The Returned S01E06 – Lucy A&E Mon 10/9  The residents are affected by a power cut and Pierre forms a community around Camille, who is now seen as a prophet. Julie takes refuge at Laure's house with Victor, whose body is undergoing an odd transformation.
TUESDAY APR 14  
Other Space Season 1 – S01E01-08 YHOO Tue 12:01 a.m. A sitcom journey in unknown space set in the early 22nd century, when the human race has mapped most of the known universe, failed to find alien life, and frankly gotten a little tired of the whole thing.
Powers S01E08 – Aha Shake Heartbreak PSN Tue 12:01 a.m.  Johnny finally tells Christian what is going on, and how he plans to stop it. Meanwhile, Deena arrests Calista and Retro Girl goes ahead with her foundation's benefit event… with tragic consequences.
The Flash S01E18 – All Star Team CW Tue 8/7  Barry is surprised when Felicity Smoak arrives from Starling City along with her boyfriend, Ray Palmer, who flies in as the Atom.
Agents of SHIELD S02E17 – Melinda  ABC Tue 9/8  The story of Melinda May's transformation into "The Cavalry" is revealed as she finds herself at a crossroads in the war between Coulson and Gonzales.
iZombie  S01E05 – Flight of the Living Dead CW Tue 9/8  Liv reluctantly eats the brains of her recently murdered sorority sister Holly to help gain insight into her murder.
Person of Interest S04E20 – Terra Ingognita  CBS Tue 10/9  Reese finds himself on a perilous personal journey when he takes on a homicide case Detective Carter was never able to close.
WEDNESDAY APR 15  
Arrow S03E19 – Broken Arrow  CW Wed 8/7  Lance continues his mission to take down the Arrow so Felicity orders Oliver to keep a low profile.
Supernatural  S10E18 – Book of the Damned CW Wed 9/8  Charlie calls Sam and Dean to tell them she found the Book of the Dead which could help remove the Mark of Cain.
THURSDAY APR 16
The Vampire Diaries  S06E18 – I Could Never Love Like That  CW Thu 8/7  With their humanity turned off, Stefan and Caroline begin wreaking havoc at Whitmore, leaving Damon to come up with a risky plan involving Lily.
Dig S01E07 – Trust No One  USA Thu 10/9  After Peter has a startling breakthrough in the Emma Wilson case, he turns to Golan to search out new clues.
Olympus S01E03 – Ring of the Magi  SYFY THu 10/9  Hero, Oracle and Daedalus narrowly escape capture and dismemberment by the warrior priests as they make their way to the forest of Troezen in search of the ring.
FRIDAY APR 17
Bitten S02E01 – Bad Blood SYFY Fri 8/7  Elena and the pack are on the hunt for Malcolm, while Jeremy receives an ultimatum.
Grimm S04E18 – Mishipeshu  NBC Fri 8/7 A homicide leads Nick (David Giuntoli) and Hank (Russell Hornsby) onto the dark and mysterious path of a local Native American power quest.
Bitten  S02E02 – Scare Tactics SYFY Fri 9/8  Jeremy keeps Malcolm alive to find Rachel Sutton. The new group is witches. They fail in their first attempt to take Malcolm. A meeting is arranged. They reveal a third group is after Malcolm.
The Messengers S01E01 – Awakening CW Fri 9/8  A mysterious object plummets to Earth, sending out a shock wave that causes five strangers to perish, only to miraculously come back to life moments later.
Lost Girl  S05E01 – Like Hell, Part 1 SYFY Fri 10/9  Bo will go to hell and back to try and save the people she loves – her family.
SATURDAY APR 18
Good Witch S01E08 – True Colors HALL Sat 8/7 In the first-season finale, Cassie learns that she may lose her store, and it could be Ryan's fault.
Orphan Black S03E01 – The Weight of This Combination BBCA Sat 9/8  Sarah pursues the missing Helena who is held in a faraway compound. Sarah must use her wiles —and acting chops — to deter a Topside investigator who threatens the Leda sisters’ lives.
Outlander S01E11 – The Devil's Mark  STARZ Sat 9/8  As Claire and Geillis are put on trial for witchcraft, Jamie is able to rescue Claire, who has unearthed a secret from Geillis' past.
Tatau S01E01 – Episode 1 BBCA Sat 10/9  Kyle Connor and Paul ‘Budgie’ Griffiths are travelling around the world looking for sun, fun and adventure. They make their way to the Cook Islands and Kyle has designed and had inked on him a Maori-style tattoo. After making their way to the beautiful South Pacific island of Manutaki his marking soon causes some unexpected reactions from the locals.

*Each season being Emmy award eligibility of first airing between June 1 and May 31.
Last updated: April 19, 2015 at 15:27 pm

David Speakman

David Speakman has spent more than two decades as a writer/editor, photographer, graphic designer and manager of creative teams in broadcast, print and the Internet. His education is in journalism, graphic design, organizational communication and law.
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