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Genre TV Grid: May 8-14 – Vampire Diaries, Damien seasons end

Genre TV Grid: May 8-14 – Vampire Diaries, Damien seasons end

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of May 8-14, the 49th week of the 2015-16 season.*

Programming Notes:
Note Series
Season Finale Damien, Vampire Diaries

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
SUNDAY MAY 8  MAY SWEEPS 
Once Upon a Time S05E21 – Last Rites ABC Sun 8/7  Emma, David, Regina, Robin and Henry are finally back home in Storybrooke and reunited with Snow, but, unfortunately, they still have to contend with Hades, who continues to deceive Zelena as he lays out his plan to use the all-powerful Olympian Crystal to take over the town.
Fear the Walking Dead S02E05 – Captive  AMC Sun 9/8 Alicia works to reunite with her family; and Travis meets a familiar face.
Game of Thrones S06E03 – Oathbreaker HBO Sun 9/8 Daenerys meets her future. Bran meets the past. Tommen confronts the High Sparrow. Arya trains to be No One. Varys finds an answer. Ramsay gets a gift.
Good Witch S02E04 – The Trouble With Love HALL Sun 9/8 Cassie can't help but feel upset after Grace admits she's been spending more time with Sam to replace the hurt she feels from the loss of her own late father.
The Last Man on Earth S02E17 – Smart and Stupid FOX Sun 9:30/8:30  Todd feels left out, as Tandy warms to having his big brother back on Earth.
Penny Dreadful S03E02 – Predators Far and Near SHO Sun 10/9 Ethan gets help from Hecate. Evil forces track Vanessa's every move.
MONDAY MAY 9  MAY SWEEPS
Gotham S02E20 – Wrath of the Villains: Unleashed  FOX Mon 8/7 Azrael is on the loose in Gotham City, which sparks Penguin's need for revenge.
12 Monkeys  S02E04 – Emergence SYFY Mon 9/8 Jones reluctantly places her trust in Ramse to bring Cole and Cassie safely home after they get stranded in the year 1944.
Houdini & Doyle  S01E02 – A Dish of Adharma FOX Mon 9/8 Claiming he's avenging a murder – his own murder in a past life – a 12-year-old boy shoots a prominent suffragette.
Blindspot S01E21 – Of Whose Uneasy Route  NBC Mon 10/9 The FBI is locked down when criminal hackers infiltrate the building, trapping the team inside SIOC.
Damien S01E10 – Ave Satani  A&E Mon 10/9 Rutledge and Lyons target those around Damien; Damien makes the ultimate sacrifice.
Hunters  S01E05 – Her Body in My Soul SYFY Mon 10/9 Flynn stumbles upon startling new information about his wife, which leads the ETU to a suspected human-hunter collaborator, while Flynn finds himself in an unexpected confrontation.
Person of Interest S05E02 – SNAFU  CBS Mon 10/9 The Machine experiences a glitch during rebooting, supplying Reese and Fusco with the numbers of dozens of people not actually involved in crimes, while also locking Finch and Root out after identifying them as threats based on past violent behavior.
TUESDAY MAY 10    MAY SWEEPS 
The Flash S02E21 – The Runaway Dinosaur CW Tue 8/7 With Barry gone, the team must figure out a way to handle the return of an old enemy – Girder.
Containment S01E04 – With Silence and Tears CW Tue 9/8 s the situation inside the cordon grows more dire, Lex's frustration builds as he becomes increasingly conflicted by the messages of false hope he's being forced to send to the public.
Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S03E20 – Failed Experiments  ABC Tue 9/8 With only two episodes left before S.H.I.E.L.D. loses one of their own, Daisy's prophecy ticks closer towards a major loss, as the aftermath of the events of "Marvel's Captain America: Civil War" force S.H.I.E.L.D. to register the Inhumans.
Person of Interest S05E03 – Truth Be Told CBS Tue 10/9 Reese's cover could be blown when he realizes the latest POI has ties to his old colleagues in the CIA
Stitchers S02E08 – Red Eye  FREE Tue 10/9 When a plane lands in Los Angeles with multiple dead passengers and no apparent cause, the Stitchers team sweeps into action.
Saving Hope S03E11 – The Parent Trap  ION Tue 11/10 Charlie plays referee while treating two aggressive female MMA fighters, while Alex plays ref to a mother-daughter spat between Dana and Molly – culminating in an emergency visit to the hospital.
Saving Hope S03E12 – Hearts of Glass  ION Tue 12/11 Alex and Dawn struggle when two patients on the transplant list need the same heart, while Charlie and Joel meet a patient with orthopaedic hardware unlike anything they’ve ever seen.
WEDNESDAY MAY 11  MAY SWEEPS
Arrow S04E21 – Monument Point  CW Wed 8/7 When Team Arrow learns what Damien Darhk's next move is Felicity realizes she needs to ask her father, Noah Kuttler, for help.
Supernatural S11E21 – All in the Family  CW Wed 9/8 Amara shows Dean how she's torturing Lucifer.
THURSDAY MAY 12  MAY SWEEPS
DC's Legends of Tomorrow S01E15 – Destiny  CW 8/7 Being in the vicinity of the Time Masters leaves Rip and Rory incredibly disturbed for very different reasons.
The 100 S03E15 – Perverse Instantiation – Part One CW Thu 9/8 Clarke finds hope in the most unlikely place. Meanwhile, Alie's master plan comes together.
Archer S07E07 – Double Indecency  FX 10/9 Who's sexier, Cyril or Krieger? Pam or Cheryl? Only one way to find out… Bar fight!
Orphan Black S04E05 – Human Raw Material BBCA 10/9 Sarah's day off to reconnect with Kira quickly turns into a sleuthing mission aimed squarely at discrediting Felix's new ties.
FRIDAY MAY 13  MAY SWEEPS
The Vampire Diaries S07E22 – Gods & Monsters  CW Fri 8/7  Despite their best efforts to help Bonnie through the harrowing predicament she now faces, Damon, Enzo and Caroline realize their options are running out and drastic measures need to be taken.
Grimm S05E20 – Bad Night NBC Fri 9/8  Nick leans on Monroe and Rosalee as he worries that he may lose everything as he continues to battle Black Claw.
The Originals S03E21 – Give 'Em Hell Kid CW Fri 9/8 After receiving new visions of the looming prophecy, Freya uncovers that her family is on a collision course with a dangerous new enemy.
Wynonna Earp S01E07 – Walkin' After Midnight SYFY Fri 10/9 Guests at an engagement party hosted by Waverly are put in grave danger as Henry remains focused on having his revenge.
Saving Hope S03E11 – The Parent Trap (repeat) ION Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S03E12 – Hearts of Glass (repeat) ION Fri 12/11 Repeat.
SATURDAY MAY 14  MAY SWEEPS
Houdini & Doyle  S01E02 – A Dish of Adharma (repeat) FOX Sat 8/7 Repeat.
Outlander S02E06 – Best Laid Schemes… STARZ Sat 9/8 Claire's medical knowledge is used to devise a plan to halt a deal that would fill the war chest, but she learns Jamie has reneged on his word, and that leads to problems for both of them.

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
12 Monkeys Mon  SYFY
The 100 Thu CW
Archer Thu FX
Arrow Wed  CW
Blindspot Mon  NBC
Containment Thu  CW
Damien Mon  A&E
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Thu CW
Fear the Walking Dead Sun  AMC
The Flash Tue  CW
Game of Thrones Sun  HBO
Good Witch Sun  HALL
Gotham Mon  FOX
Grimm Fri  NBC
Houdini & Doyle Mon FOX
Hunters Mon SYFY
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Tue  ABC
Once Upon a Time Sun  ABC
The Originals Fri CW
Orphan Black Thu  BBCA
Outlander Sat  STARZ
Penny Dreadful Sun  SHO
Person of Interest Mon, Tue CBS
Saving Hope Tue ION
Stitchers Tue  FREE
Supernatural Wed  CW
The Vampire Diaries Fri  CW
Wynonna Earp Fri SYFY
Returning  Series Date Network
Beauty and the Beast Jun 2  CW
Dark Matter July 1  SYFY
Doctor Who  Dec 25 BBCA
Killjoys July 1  SYFY
The Last Ship Jun 12  TNT
Mr. Robot Jul 13 USA
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 2016  NETFLIX
Black Mirror Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Colony Spring 2017 USA
The Expanse Jan 2017  SYFY
From Dusk Till Dawn Summer 2016 ELREY
Humans Summer 2016 AMC
Into the Badlands 2017 AMC
iZombie 2016-2017  CW
The Leftovers Fall 2016 HBO
The Librarians Fall 2016 TNT
The Magicians 2017 SYFY
Man in the High Castle 2016  AMAZON
Marvel's Jessica Jones 2017 NETFLIX
Salem 2016 WGN
Sense8 Spring 2016 NETFLIX
Shadowhunters 2017 FREE
The Shannara Chronicles 2017 MTV
Star Wars: Rebels 2016/2017 DXD
The Strain Summer 2016 FX
Teen Wolf 2017 MTV
Twin Peaks Summer 2017 SHO
The Walking Dead Fall 2016  AMC
 Z Nation Fall 2016  SYFY
Upcoming New Series Date Network
American Gods 2016-17  STARZ
American Gothic Jun 22 CBS
Beyond 2016 FREE
Braindead Jun 13  CBS
Cleverman Jun 1   SUND
Dead of Summer Jun 28  FREE
Emerald City Fall 2016 NBC
The Frankenstein Chronicles 2016 A&E
Incorporated Fall 2016 SYFY
The Living and the Dead 2016 BBCA
Marvel's Cloak and Dagger 2017 FREE
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
Taboo 2016-2017 FX
Westworld 2016-2017 HBO

*Each season being Emmy award eligibility of first airing between June 1 and May 31.
Last updated: May 15, 2016 at 3:12 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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