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Genre TV Grid: Apr. 10-16 – Fear the Walking Dead & Orphan Black return, Magicians & iZombie end seasons

Genre TV Grid: Apr. 10-16 – Fear the Walking Dead & Orphan Black return, Magicians & iZombie end seasons

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of April 10-16, the 45th week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
New Series The Other Kingdom, Thunderbirds Are Go!
New Season  Fear the Walking Dead, Orphan Black
Season Finale The Magicians, iZombie, Beowulf
Preempted The Flash, Limitless

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
The Other Kingdom S01E01 – What Fools These Mortals Be NICK Sun 7/6  Fairy Princess Astral  has to choose between being a fairy princess or becoming human, as she is set to inherit the crown of her royal kingdom of Athenia.
Once Upon a Time S05E17 – Her Handsome Hero ABC Sun 8/7 Belle turns to Rumplestiltskin with hope of finding a way to protect their child from Hades.
Fear the Walking Dead S02E01 – Monster AMC Sun 9/8   Our families flee a burning Los Angeles on Strand's yacht, Strand remains mysterious and our group encounters danger at sea.
The Last Man on Earth S02E14 – Skidmark  FOX Sun 9:30/8:30 Tandy tries to host a party for the group and Todd's luck takes a turn for the better.
Gotham S02E17 – Wrath of the Villains: Into the Woods  FOX Mon 8/7 In an attempt to clear his name, Gordon steals his case file and approaches Nygma for help.
Supergirl S01E19 – Myriad CBS Mon 8/7  Kara must find a way to free her friends when Non and Indigo use mind control to turn National City's citizens into their own army.
Lucifer S01E11 – St. Lucifer  FOX Mon 9/8 When philanthropist Tim Dunlear is found dead, Lucifer explores his good side by becoming a benefactor for Tim's glitzy Los Angeles charity.
The Magicians S01E13 – Have You Brought Me Little Cakes? SYFY Mon 9/8 Quentin and Julia arrive in Fillory and try to catch up with the group, who are more than 70 years ahead of them, in the search for The Beast.
Blindspot S01E17 – Mans Telepathic Loyal Lookouts NBC Mon 10/9 After Patterson discovers a hidden message in the New York Times crossword, she embarks on a tattoo scavenger hunt that leads her into danger.
Damien S01E06 – Temptress A&E Mon 10/9 Damien is led to a beloved figured from his past and confronts Rutledge as he begins to unravel the conspiracy surrounding him.
Hunters  S01E01 – The Beginning & The End (pilot)  SYFY Mon 10/9  The disappearance of a decorated Philadelphia cop's wife leads him to a secret government unit assembled to hunt a group of ruthless terrorists – shadowy figures that may or may not be from this world.
Bitten S03E09 – Shock the System SYFY 11/10 When Elena tries to comfort a grieving Sasha, they get lured into the woods and are taken prisoner by the Albino.
iZombie S02E18 – Dead beat  CW Tue 8/7 Liv and Ravi are in need of help and find an unlikely ally in Blaine.
iZombie S02E19 – Salivation Army  CW Tue 9/8 Working together on a mission, Liv, Detective Babineaux and Major crash Vaughn's Super Max Rager party, where Rob Thomas (as himself) performs a song from his solo career.  Season finale.
Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S03E16 – Paradise Lost ABC Tue 9/8 S.H.I.E.L.D. hunts for information on their dangerous new enemy, and a shameful secret from Malick's past is exposed, threatening to destroy his Hydra legacy.
Stitchers S02E04 – The Two Deaths of Jamie B. FREE Tue 10/9 When an unidentified, severely damaged body is recovered in a dumpster, Kirsten's stitch divulges that the victim has two death scenes from two very different times in his life.
Saving Hope S03E03 – Awakenings  ION Tue 11/10 Alex is out of her coma, but struggles with her memory until a crisis at the hospital reminds her of who she truly is.
Saving Hope S03E04 – Stand by Me  ION Tue 12/11 Alex is introduced to her “buddy colleague” on her first day back to work since her stabbing. Joel finds himself involved in a deadly situation at a local street clinic.
Arrow S04E14 – Code of Silence (repeat)  CW Wed 8/7  Repeat.
Supernatural S11E14 – The Vessel (repeat)  CW Wed 9/8 Repeat.
DC's Legends of Tomorrow S01E11 – The Magnificent Eight CW 8/7 When the team needs a place to hide out, Rip (Arthur Darvill) sets a course for the Old West.
The 100 S03E11 – Nevermore CW Thu 9/8  Alie forces Raven's dark side to come out, and Jasper's anger continues to grow.
Archer S07E03 – Deadly Prep  FX 10/9 A prep school reunion leads to an interesting business opportunity for Archer.
Orphan Black S04E01 – The Collapse of Nature BBCA 10/9  After two months of respite, Sarah's hard-won refuge in Iceland is shattered by a Neolution attack. Once again forced to flee, she realizes no matter how far her family runs it will never be far enough.
Thunderbirds Are Go! S01E01-02 – Ring of Fire, Parts 1 and 2 AMAZON 3/2   Thunderbirds Are Go catapults the five brave Tracy brothers back onto television screens, where they'll pilot their remarkable, cutting-edge Thunderbird vehicles from the depths of the oceans to the highest reaches of space, performing impossible rescues across the globe.
The Vampire Diaries S07E18 – One Way or Another  CW Fri 8/7  Determined to capture an escaped vampire named Ambrose, who may be the key to getting Stefan back safely, Damon heads to Memphis with Alaric in tow.
Grimm S05E17 – Inugami NBC Fri 9/8 When the severed head of a young man is found under a bridge, Nick and Hank find themselves on the case of Japanese Wesen acting on an ancient tradition of revenge.
The Originals S03E18 – The Devil Comes Here and Sighs CW Fri 9/8 As the city celebrates its annual Jazz Fest, an unlikely team of Mikaelson foes joins forces to take Klaus hostage.
Wynonna Earp S01E03 – Leavin' on Your Mind SYFY Fri 10/9 Wynonna investigates when a posse of Revenants go on a killing spree, which she concludes has a darker and more sinister point behind it.
Saving Hope S03E03 – Awakenings (repeat) ION Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S03E04 – Stand by Me (repeat) ION Fri 12/11 Repeat.
Outlander S02E02 – Not in Scotland Anymore STARZ Sat 9/8 Returning to her own time, Claire must reconcile her future with the life she left behind.
Beowulf S01E13 – Episode 13 ESQ Sat 10/9 Slean awaits for the troops from the Alliance to arrive. Along the way, secrets are revealed, new loyalities and friendships are forged..

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
11-22-63 Mon  HULU
The 100 Thu CW
Animals Fri HBO
Archer Thu FX
Arrow Wed  CW
Beowulf Sat ESQ
Bitten Mon  SYFY
Blindspot Mon  NBC
Damien Mon  A&E
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Thu CW
Fear the Walking Dead Sun  AMC
The Flash Tue  CW
Gotham Mon  FOX
Grimm Fri  NBC
Hunters Mon SYFY
iZombie Tue  CW
The Last Man on Earth Sun FOX
Limitless Tue CBS
Lucifer Mon  FOX
The Magicians Mon  SYFY
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Tue  ABC
The Muppets Tue ABC
Once Upon a Time Sun  ABC
The Originals Fri CW
Orphan Black Thu  BBCA
The Other Kingdom Sun  NICK
Outlander Sat  STARZ
Saving Hope Tue ION
Sleepy Hollow Fri FOX
Stitchers Tue  FREE
Supergirl Mon CBS
Supernatural Wed  CW
The Vampire Diaries Fri  CW
Wynonna Earp Fri SYFY
Returning  Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Apr 18 SYFY
Beauty and the Beast Jun 2  CW
Deadbeat Apr 20  HULU
Doctor Who  Dec 25 BBCA
Game of Thrones Apr 24 HBO
Good Witch Apr 17  HALL
The Last Ship Jun 12  TNT
Penny Dreadful May 1  SHO
Person of Interest May 3  CBS
Powers May 31  PSN
Wayward Pines May 25  FOX
Zoo Jun 28 CBS
Renewed Series Returns Network
American Horror Story Fall 2016  FX
Ash vs Evil Dead Fall 2016 STARZ
Between Spring 2016  NETFLIX
Black Mirror Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Colony Spring 2017 USA
Dark Matter Summer 2016 SYFY
The Expanse Jan 2017  SYFY
From Dusk Till Dawn Summer 2016 ELREY
Humans Summer 2016 AMC
Killjoys Summer 2016 SYFY
The Leftovers Fall 2016 HBO
The Librarians Fall 2016 TNT
Man in the High Castle 2016  AMAZON
Marvel's Jessica Jones 2017 NETFLIX
Salem Spring 2016 WGN
Sense8 Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Star Wars: Rebels Wed DXD
The Strain Summer 2016 FX
Twin Peaks Summer 2017 SHO
The Walking Dead Sun  AMC
 Z Nation Fall 2016  SYFY
Upcoming New Series Date Network
American Gods Fall 2016  STARZ
American Gothic Jun 22 CBS
Beyond 2016 FREE
Braindead Jun 13  CBS
Cleverman 2016  SUND
Containment Apr 19  CW
Dead of Summer Jun 28  FREE
Emerald City Spring 2016 NBC
The Frankenstein Chronicles 2016 A&E
Houdini & Doyle May 2  FOX
Incorporated Fall 2016 SYFY
The Living and the Dead 2016 BBCA
Marvel's The Defenders 2016 NETFLIX
Marvel's Iron Fist 2016-2017 NETFLIX
Marvel's Luke Cage Sep 30  NETFLIX
Outcast Jun 3  Cinemax
People of Earth 2016 TBS
Preacher May 22 AMC
Stranger Things Jul 15 NETFLIX
Time Traveling Bong Apr 20 COM
Westworld Spring 2016 HBO

*Each season being Emmy award eligibility of first airing between June 1 and May 31.
Last updated: April 17, 2016 at 10:16 am

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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