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SFTV Grid: Oct. 4 – 10: Continuum signs off for good, CW shows return

SFTV Grid: Oct. 4 – 10: Continuum signs off for good, CW shows return

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of Oct. 4-10, 2015, the 19th week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
Season Premiere American Horror Story: Hotel, Arrow, The Flash, Haven, iZombie, The Leftovers, The Originals, Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries
Season Finale Fear the Walking Dead, The Strain
Series Finale  Continuum

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
SUNDAY OCT 4
The Muppets S01E01 – Pig Girls Don't Cry (Pilot) (repeat) ABC Sun 7/8 Repeat.
The Muppets S01E02 – Hostile Takover (repeat) ABC Sun 7:30/8:30 Repeat.
Once Upon a Time S05E02 – The Price ABC Sun 8/7 In an effort to protect Emma, Regina steps up in a surprising way that will test her mettle as a force for good. King Arthur and Queen Guinevere throw a royal ball to welcome the heroes to Camelot, but when the celebration takes a deadly turn, David and Robin must leap into action or lose a crucial asset in the fight to save Emma.
Fear the Walking Dead S01E06 – The Good Man AMC Sun 9/8 As civil unrest grows, and the dead take over, Travis and Madison try to devise ways to protect their families.
The Leftovers S02E01 – Axis Mundi HBO Sun 9/8  Jarden, Texas was renamed "Miracle" after it was discovered that no one had departed. The town has since become a magnet for tourists and people who are convinced it is special and can keep them safe.
The Last Man on Earth S02E02 – The Boo  FOX Sun 9:30/8:30 Phil searches desperately for Carol after they're separated without phones or walkie-talkies.
The Strain S02E13 – Night Train FX  Sun 10/9 Setrakian and Fet battle for possession of the Occido Lumen, and gain a surprising new ally. A massive attack imperils Eph, Nora, and Zack's escape from New York.
MONDAY OCT 5  
Gotham S02E03 – Rise of the Villains: The Last Laugh  FOX Mon 8/7 Gordon and Bullock track down a nemesis from the past, leading to a standoff between Jerome and Gordon.
Minority Report S01E03 – Hawk-Eye FOX Mon 9/8 With the initiation of Hawk-Eye, a new police program monitoring suspicious behavior, Vega seeks help from Akeela to get Dash in as the new program analyst.
Blindspot S01E03 – Eight Slim Grins NBC Mon 10/9 An infamous crew of thieves almost pulls off the perfect jewel heist, except one thief – with a Navy SEAL tattoo identical to Jane's – is captured at the scene of the crime.
TUESDAY OCT 6  
The Flash S02E01 – The Man Who Saved Central City CW Tue 8/7  Picking up months after the Singularity attacked Central City, Barry is still struggling to forgive himself for Eddie's death.
The Muppets S01E03 – Bear Left then Bear Right  ABC Tue 8/7 Fozzie takes things a little too far when Kermit offers him advice and Nick Offerman steps in to help the gang.
From Dusk Till Dawn S02E07 – Bring Me the Head of Santanico EL REY Tue 9/8 Uncle Eddie helps Richie and Seth make a plan to complete Santanico's revenge.
iZombie S02E01 – Grumpy Old Liv CW Tue 9/8  Liv consumes the brains of a cantankerous old man to help gain insight into his death.
Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S03E02 – Purpose in the Machine  ABC Tue 9/8 Fitz and the team enlist the aid of an Asgardian to unlock the secrets of the ancient monolith that swallowed Simmons, and Agent May is at a crossroads in her personal and professional life.
Limitless S01E03 – The Legend of Marcos Ramos CBS Tue 10/9 When Brian helps Agents Harris and Boyle investigate the murder of a retired FBI agent, they're shocked to find a link to the elusive head of a notorious drug cartel.
WEDNESDAY OCT 7  
Arrow S04e01 – Green Arrow CW Wed 8/7  Oliver and Felicity's blissful getaway is cut short when Thea and Laurel pay them a visit and tell Oliver they need his help back in Star City.
Supernatural S11E01 – Out of the Darkness, Into the Fire Wed CW 9/8  Sam and Dean must deal with the Darkness that has been unleashed.
American Horror Story: Hotel S05E01 – Checking In FX Wed 10/9 Detective and family man John Lowe investigates a chain of gruesome murders in Los Angeles.
THURSDAY OCT 8
Heroes Reborn S01E04 – The Needs of the Many  NBC Thu 8/7 We don't have a summary for The Needs of Many yet. Hang in there, or go ahead and contribute one.
The Vampire Diaries  S07E01 – Day One of Twenty-Two Thousand   CW Thu 8/7 After a twisted plan left the life of his girlfriend Elena linked to that of his best friend Bonnie, Damon is forced to navigate his new reality without the love of his life.
The Originals  S03E01 – For the Next Millenium  CW Thu 9/8 Months following their violent and deadly showdown with the powerful witch Dahlia, a rift continues to divide brothers Klaus and Elijah, while Freya searches for a way to heal their fractured bond and return their family to the way they once were.
Sleepy Hollow S03E02 – Whispers in the Dark  FOX Thu 9/8 When Pandora uses her powers to unleash a new form of evil, Abbie and Crane are forced to face their pasts in unexpected ways.
Haven S05E14 – New World Order  SYFY Thu 10/9  Dwight struggles to maintain order when Duke's trouble wreaks havoc around town.
Haven S05E15 – Power  SYFY Thu 11/10  Desperate conditions in Haven lead to a terrified population that's difficult for Dwight to maintain control over; at the same time, Nathan assembles a task force to restore power to the town.
FRIDAY OCT 9
Minority Report S01E02 – Mr. Nice Guy  (repeat) FOX Fri 8/7 Repeat.
Z Nation S02E05 – Zombaby!  SYFY Fri 10/9 The survivors search for a "natural" cure for the virus at a greenhouse that's being guarded by zombie-plant hybrids.
Continuum S04E05 – The Desperate Hours SYFY Fri 11/10 Despite sharing her agenda with her partner Kiera pushes Carlos' patience to the limit as she pressures him for more time. Kellog faces unexpected peril. The future soldiers stage a daring raid to free their recently imprisoned leader.
SATURDAY OCT 10
Doctor Who S09E04 – Before the Flood  BBCA Sat 9/8  In the eerie remains of a town that never was, something is stalking the Doctor and his friends.
The Last Kingdeom S01E01 – Episode One BBCA Sat 10/9 Uhtred – the orphaned son of a Saxon nobleman, is kidnapped by Norsemen and reared as one of them. Forced to choose between a kingdom that shares his ancestry and the people of his upbringing, his loyalties are ever tested.

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
American Horror Story Wed   FX
Arrow Wed CW
Blindspot Mon NBC
Continuum Fri SYFY
Doctor Who Sat BBCA
Fear the Walking Dead Sun AMC
The Flash Tue CW
From Dusk TIll Dawn Tue EL REY
Gotham Mon FOX
Haven Thu SYFY
Heroes Reborn Thu NBC
iZombie Tue CW
The Last Kingdom Sat. BBCA
The Last Man on Earth Sun FOX
The Leftovers Sun  HBO
Limitless Tue CBS
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Tue ABC
Minority Report Mon FOX
The Muppets Tue ABC
Once Upon a Time Sun ABC
The Originals Thu CW
Sleepy Hollow Thu FOX
The Strain Sun FX
Supernatural Wed CW
The Vampire Diaries Thu CW
Z Nation Fri SYFY
Returning  Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Winter 2016 SYFY
The 100 Winter 2016 CW
Archer Winter 2016 FXX
Beauty and the Beast Summer 2016 CW
Between Spring 2016  NETFLIX
Bitten Spring 2016 SYFY
Black Mirror Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Dark Matter Summer 2016 SYFY
Game of Thrones Spring 2016 HBO
Galavant January 2016 ABC
The Good Witch Oct. 24 HALL
Grimm Oct. 30 NBC
Hemlock Grove Oct. 23  NETFLIX
Humans Summer 2016 AMC
Killjoys Summer 2016 SYFY
The Last Ship Summer 2016 TNT
The Librarians Nov. 1 TNT
Lost Girl Winter 2016 SYFY
Marvel's Agent Carter Jan 2016 ABC
Marvel's Daredevil Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Orphan Black Spring 2016 BBCA
Outlander 2015-2016 Starz
Penny Dreadful Spring 2016 SHO
Person of Interest Spring 2016 CBS
Powers Spring 2016 PSN
The Returned Oct. 31 SUND
Salem Winter 2016 WGN
Saving Hope Nov. 17 ION
Sense8 Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Star Wars: Rebels Oct. 14 DXD
Stitchers Oct. 20 FAM
Teen Wolf Jan 2016 MTV
The Walking Dead Oct. 11 AMC
The X-Files Jan. 24 FOX
Upcoming New Series Date Network
11-22-63 Spr 2016 HULU
Angel from Hell Nov. 5 CBS
Ash vs. Evil Dead Oct. 31 STARZ
Braindead Summer 2016 CBS
Colony Jan. 14 USA
Containment Spring 2016 CW
Damien Spring 2016 A&E
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Spring 2016 CW
Emerald City Spring 2016 NBC
The Expanse Dec. 14 SYFY
Houdini & Doyle Spring 2016 FOX
Hunters Spring 2016 SYFY
The Living and the Dead 2015-2016 BBCA
Lookinglass Spring 2016 FOX
Lucifer Spring 2016 FOX
The Magicians Spring 2016 SYFY
Man in the High Castle Nov. 20 AMAZON
Marvel's The Defenders 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Marvel's Iron Fist 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Marvel's Jessica Jones Nov. 20 NETFLIX
Marvel's Luke Cage 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Outcast Spring 2016 Cinemax
Preacher May 2016 AMC
Shadowhunters Jan. 2016 FAM
The Shannara Chronicles Jan. 2016 MTV
South of Hell Spring 2016 WE
Supergirl Oct. 26 CBS
Westworld Winter 2015 HBO
Wynonna Earp Apr. 2016 SYFY
You, Me and the End of the World Spring 2016 NBC

*Each season being Emmy award eligibility of first airing between June 1 and May 31.
Last updated: October 11, 2015 at 13:12 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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