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Genre TV Grid: Dec. 6-12 – Badlands marathon Sunday on AMC, many Fall finales air

Genre TV Grid: Dec. 6-12 – Badlands marathon Sunday on AMC, many Fall finales air

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of Dec. 6-12, 2015, the 28th week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
Special  Becoming Santa
Fall Finales  Arrow, The Flash, Grimm, iZombie, Marvel's Agents of SHIELD, Once Upon a Time, The Originals, The Vampire Diaries
Season Finale The Leftovers

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
SUNDAY DEC 6
Into the Badlands S01E01 – The Fort (repeat) AMC Sun 7/6  Repeat.
Into the Badlands S01E02 – Fist Lie a Bullet (repeat)  AMC Sun 8/7  Repeat.
The Librarians S02E07 – … And the Image of Image TNT Sun 8/7 When people begin suffering the effects of accidents and sins in which they have not actually been involved, the team tracks the connection to the perpetually young Dorian Gray, whose magic now works on selfies.
Once Upon a Time S05E11 – Swan Song  ABC Sun 8/7 The dark siege of Storybrooke is underway as all of the resurrected Dark Ones target a living soul for sacrifice so that they can return to the realm of the living.
Agent X S01E06 – The Sacrifice  TNT Sun 9/8 John, incognito as a Secret Service Agent, accompanies Natalie on clandestine peace talks between the Mexican government and Marxist insurgents.
Into the Badlands S01E03 – White Stork Spreads Wings (repeat) AMC Sun 10/9 Repeat.
The Leftovers S02E10 – I Live Here Now  HBO Sun 9/8 Kevin comes clean to a skeptical John about his connection to Evie's disappearance, as Miracle faces an unexpected threat on the fourth anniversary of The Departure.
Syfy Movie Zombieland (repeat) SYFY Sun 9/8  Repeat.
The Last Man on Earth S02E09 – Secret Santa  FOX Sun 9:30/8:30 Along with most human life, the virus wiped out normal traditions and holidays. As Christmas approaches, Carol spearheads a "Secret Santa" gift exchange to spread some festive cheer.
Into the Badlands S01E04 – Two Tigers Subdue Dragons AMC Sun 10/9 Sunny and M.K. try to figure out how to control the boy's power. Meanwhile, Quinn sets a dangerous parlay with a rival Baron to help fight The Widow.
Into the Badlands S01E04 – Two Tigers Subdue Dragons (repeat) AMC Sun 11/10 Repeat.
MONDAY DEC 7  
Flash S02E08 – Legends of Today (repeat) CW Mon 8/7 Repeat.
Supergirl S01E07 – Human for a Day  CBS Mon 8/7 Kara and her friends must rely on their inner strength and courage when an earthquake strikes National City.
Arrow S04E08 – Legends of Yesterday (repeat) CW Mon 9/8 Repeat.
TUESDAY DEC 8  
The Flash S02E09 – Running to Stand Still  CW Tue 8/7 When Mark Mardon AKA The Weather Wizard returns to break Leonard Snart AKA Captain Cold and James Jesse AKA The Trickster out of Iron Heights, Barry must stop these rogues from taking over Central City during Christmas.
The Muppets S01E10 – Single All the Way  ABC Tue 8/7 The gang is preparing for the annual "Up Late" live Christmas special with, special guest Mindy Kaling.
iZombie S02E09 – Cape Town CW Tue 9/8 Liv, Detective Babineaux and Ravi work together in solving the murder of Chris Allred, who was a high school shop teacher by day, and a vigilante crime-fighter named "The Fog" by night.
Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S03E10 – Maveth  ABC Tue 9/8 S.H.I.E.L.D. and Hydra go head-to-head in a battle that will change Coulson's world forever.
Saving Hope S01E04 – The Fight (repeat)  ION Tue 11/10  Repeat
Saving Hope S01E05 – Out of Sight (repeat)  ION Tue 12/11 Repeat.
WEDNESDAY DEC 9
Arrow S04E09 – Dark Waters  CW Wed 8/7 After the city is attacked again, Oliver makes a bold move against HIVE.
Supernatural S11E09 – O Brother, Where Art Thou?  CW Wed 9:02/8:02 Amara unleashes her power on the local townspeople as she issues a shocking challenge.
Star Wars: Rebels S02E10 – Legacy DXD Wed 9:30/8:30 As the Empire attacks the rebel fleet on Garel, Kanan and Ezra return to Lothal and find a former prisoner with knowledge about Ezra's parents.
American Horror Story S05E9 – She Wants Revenge  FX Wed 10/9 The Countess is reunited with her one true love. Donovan and Ramona take another stab at revenge. A careless decision lands Alex in hot water.
THURSDAY DEC 10
The Vampire Diaries S07E09 – Cold as Ice  CW Thu 8/7 With the holidays in full swing, a search for Julian leads Damon and Stefan to a small town outside of Mystic Falls.
The Originals S03E09 – Savior  CW Thu 9/8 When a dangerous affliction threatens to expose one of her siblings, Freya searches for a way to reverse the crippling curse even as she finds herself the target of The Strix's latest plan.
Haven S05E24 – The Widening Gyre SYFY Thu 10/9 Nathan and Dwight race to rescue Audrey from Croatoan, but the consequences of Duke's dark destiny wreak havoc on their plans.
FRIDAY DEC 11
Grimm S05E06 – Wesen Nacht  NBC Fri 9/8 Nick and Hank investigate a wave of coordinated Wesen gang vandalism that results in the death of a local business owner and the kidnapping of Monroe and Rosalee's friend.
Z Nation S02E14 – Day One  SYFY Fri 10/9 The heroes recall their pasts, including where they were when the Zombie Apocalypse started, as they finally reach their destination of California.
Haven S05E24 – The Widening Gyre (repeat) SYFY Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S01E04 – The Fight (repeat) ION Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S01E05 – Out of Sight (repeat) ION Fri 12/11 Repeat.
SATURDAY DEC 12
Becoming Santa Movie LIFE Sat 8/7  As their relationship intensifies, Holly knows she can't wait any longer and decides to bring Conner to meet her parents for Christmas. Connor is in for a shock when he discovers he's actually headed to the North Pole and Holly's parents are none other than Santa and Mrs. Claus!
Gotham S02E02 – Rise of the Villains: Knock Knock (repeat) FOX Sat 8/7 Repeat.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Special (repeat) CBS Sat 8/7 Holiday Classic.
Ash vs. Evil Dead S01E07 – Fire in the Hole STARZ Sat 9/8 Ash, Pablo and Kelly, now joined by Fisher, arrive at the survivalist camp in the midst of chaos and must go to extreme measures to escape. Meanwhile, more is revealed of Ruby's mission.
The Flight Before Christmas  Special (repeat) CBS Sat 8/7 Holiday Classic.

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
Agent X Sun TNT
American Horror Story Wed   FX
Arrow Wed CW
Ash vs. Evil Dead Sat STARZ
The Flash Tue CW
Grimm Fri NBC
Haven Thu SYFY
Into the Badlands Sun AMC
iZombie Tue CW
The Last Man on Earth Sun FOX
The Leftovers Sun  HBO
The Librarians Sun   TNT
Limitless Tue CBS
Man in the High Castle Fri  AMAZON
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Tue ABC
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Sat DXD
Marvel's Jessica Jones Fri  NETFLIX
Minority Report Mon FOX
The Muppets Tue ABC
Once Upon a Time Sun ABC
The Originals Thu CW
Star Wars: Rebels Wed  DXD
Supergirl Mon CBS
Supernatural Wed CW
The Vampire Diaries Thu CW
Z Nation Fri SYFY
Returning  Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Apr 2016 SYFY
The 100 Jan 21  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
Blindspot Feb 29 NBC
Dark Matter Summer 2016 SYFY
Deadbeat Spring 2016 HULU
Doctor Who Dec 25 BBCA
Fear the Walking Dead Spring 2016 AMC
From Dusk Till Dawn Summer 2016 ELREY
Galavant Jan 3 ABC
Game of Thrones Apr 2016 HBO
Good Witch 2016  HALL
Gotham Feb 29  FOX
Heroes Reborn Jan 7 NBC
Humans Summer 2016 AMC
Killjoys Summer 2016 SYFY
The Last Ship Summer 2016 TNT
Lost Girl Winter 2016 SYFY
Marvel's Agent Carter Jan 19 ABC
Marvel's Daredevil Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Orphan Black Spring 2016 BBCA
Outlander 2016 Starz
Penny Dreadful Spring 2016 SHO
Person of Interest Spring 2016 CBS
Powers Spring 2016 PSN
Salem Spring 2016 WGN
Saving Hope Nov. 17 ION
Sense8 Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Sleepy Hollow Feb 5  FOX
Stitchers Spring 2016 FREE
The Strain Summer 2016 FX
Teen Wolf Jan 5  MTV
The Walking Dead Feb 14  AMC
The X-Files Jan. 24 FOX
Zoo Summer 2016 CBS
Upcoming New Series Date Network
11-22-63 Feb 15  HULU
American Gothic Summer 2016 CBS
Angel from Hell Feb. 2016 CBS
Beowulf 2016 ESQ
Braindead Summer 2016 CBS
Childhood's End Dec. 14 SYFY
Cleverman 2016  SUND
Colony Jan. 14 USA
Containment Spring 2016 CW
Damien Spring 2016 A&E
Dawn of the Croods Dec 24 NETFLIX
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Jan 21 CW
Emerald City Spring 2016 NBC
The Expanse Dec. 14 SYFY
The Frankenstein Chronicles 2016 A&E
Houdini & Doyle Spring 2016 FOX
Hunters Apr 2016 SYFY
Just Add Magic 2016 AMZN
The Living and the Dead 2016 BBCA
Lookinglass Spring 2016 FOX
Lucifer Jan. 25  FOX
The Magicians Jan 25  SYFY
Marvel's The Defenders 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Marvel's Iron Fist 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Marvel's Luke Cage 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Outcast Spring 2016 Cinemax
Preacher May 2016 AMC
Shadowhunters Jan. 12 FREE
The Shannara Chronicles Jan. 5  MTV
Twin Peaks Summer 2017 SHO
Westworld Spring 2016 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: December 5, 2015 at 20:01 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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