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Genre TV Guide August 21-27: Fear the Walking Dead returns

Genre TV Guide August 21-27: Fear the Walking Dead returns

Scripted genre TV schedule for the week of August 21-27, the 12th week of the 2016-17 season.*

Back from Hiatus: Fear the Walking Dead

Program Grid

Show Episode Network Day/Time Teaser
SUNDAY AUG 21  
Fear the Walking Dead S02E08 – Grotesque AMC Sun 9/8  Nick's steadfast search for answers leads him into a deadly dog-eat-dog landscape. A dark piece of his past is uncovered.
The Last Ship S03E10 – Scuttle TNT Sun 9/8 Chandler finds himself faced with a difficult decision when a strange order comes in from the White House.
The Last Man on Earth S01E14 – Skidmark (repeat) FOX Sun 9:30/8:30 Repeat.
Braindead S01E09 – Taking on Water: How Leaks in D.C. are Discovered and Patched CBS Sun 10/9 Senator Red Wheatus hires a special investigator to dig into the Healy family's financial and personal history.
MONDAY AUG 22
Supergirl S01E07 – Human for a Day (repeat)  CW Mon 8/7 Repeat.
Supergirl S01E08 – Hostile Takeover (repeat) CW Mon 9/8 Repeat
TUESDAY AUG 23    
The Flash S02E11 – The Reverse Flash Returns (repeat) CW Tue 8/7 Repeat.
Dead of Summer S01E09 – Home Sweet Home  FREE Tue 9/8 Chaos reigns down on Camp Stillwater as Deb and the counselors come face to face with evil.
Lucifer S01E07 – Et Tu, Doctor? (repeat) FOX 9/8 Repeat.
Zoo S02E10 – The Yellow Brick Road  CBS Tue 9/8 With Jackson missing, Mitch and Abraham race to find him before General Davies and the International Animal Defense Group can locate him and prevent the team from making a cure.
Saving Hope S03E05 – Breaking Away (repeat) ION Tue 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S03E06 – Joel 2:31 (repeat)  ION Tue 12/11 Repeat.
WEDNESDAY AUG 24
Mr. Robot S02E08 – eps2.6_succ3ss0r.p12 USA Wed 10/9 Fsociety releases a video; and Darlene acts on an old desire.
THURSDAY AUG 25
DC's Legends of Tomorrow S01E14 – River of Time (repeat) CW Thu 8/7  Repeat.
Beauty and the Beast S04E11 – Meet the New Beast CW Thu 9/8  When Vincent and Cat discover they lost control of their secret, they finally admit it might be time for life on the run.
FRIDAY AUG 26
Killjoys S02E09 – Johnny Be Good  SYFY 9/8 Dutch and Johnny are at odds when Pawter's plans to free Old Town from Jelco's control results in Dutch being seized by an angry mob.
Dark Matter S02E09 – Going Out Fighting  SYFY 10/9 The crew must pull off a dangerous op inside the headquarters of Dwarf Star Technologies in a desperate bid to save their ailing leader.
Saving Hope S03E05 – Breaking Away (repeat) ION Fri 11/10 Repeat.
Saving Hope S03E06 – Joel 2:31 (repeat) ION Fri 12/11 Repeat.
SATURDAY AUG 27
No genre programming scheduled.

Return Dates

Currently Airing Series Date Network
Beauty and the Beast Thu  CW
Braindead Mon  CBS
Dark Matter  Fri  SYFY
Dead of Summer Tue  FREE
Fear the Walking Dead Sun AMC
Killjoys Fri  SYFY
The Last Ship Sun  TNT
Mr. Robot Wed  USA
Zoo Tue  CBS
Returning  Series Date Network
American Horror Story Sep 14  FX
Arrow Oct 5  CW
Black Mirror Oct 21 NETFLIX
Blindspot Sep 14  NBC
DC's Legends of Tomorrow Oct 13  CW
Doctor Who  Dec 25 BBCA
The Flash Oct 4  CW
From Dusk Till Dawn Sept 6 ELREY
Good Witch Oct 22  HALL
Gotham Sep 19  FOX
Grimm Oct 28 NBC
Last Man on Earth Sep 25  FOX
Lucifer Sep 19  FOX
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Sep 20  ABC
Once Upon a Time Sep 25  ABC
The Strain Aug 28 FX
Supergirl Oct 10  CW
Supernatural Oct 13  CW
The Vampire Diaries Oct 21  CW
The Walking Dead Oct 16  AMC
Renewed Series Returns Network
12 Monkeys 2017 SYFY
The 100 2017  CW
Archer 2017 FX
Ash vs Evil Dead Oct 2016 STARZ
Between 2016-17  NETFLIX
Cleverman 2017 SUNDANCE
Colony 2017 USA
The Expanse Jan 2017  SYFY
Game of Thrones 2017  HBO
Humans 2017  AMC
Into the Badlands 2017 AMC
iZombie 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
Orphan Black 2017  BBCA
Outlander 2017   STARZ
The Originals 2017  CW
Salem Oct 2016 WGN
Saving Hope Fall 2016  ION
Sense8 2016 NETFLIX
Shadowhunters 2017 FREE
The Shannara Chronicles 2017 MTV
Sleepy Hollow 2017 FOX
Star Wars: Rebels 2016/2017 DXD
Stranger Things 2017 NETFLIX
Teen Wolf 2016-2017 MTV
Twin Peaks Summer 2017 SHO
 Z Nation Fall 2016  SYFY
Upcoming New Series Date Network
American Gods 2017  STARZ
APB 2017 FOX
Beyond 2017 FREE
Dirk Gently Oct 22 BBCA
Downward Dog 2017 ABC
Emerald City 2017  NBC
The Exorcist Sep 23  FOX
Falling Water Oct 13  USA
The Frankenstein Chronicles 2016-17 A&E
Freakish Oct 2016 HULU
Frequency Oct 5  CW
The Good Place Sep 19 NBC
Imaginary Mary 2017 ABC
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
Midnight, Texas 2017 NBC
The Mist 2017 SPIKE
People of Earth Oct 31  TBS
Powerless 2017 NBC
Pure Genius Oct 27 CBS
Riverdale 2017 CW
Shut Eye Dec 7 Hulu
Son of Zorn Sep 25  FOX
Stan Against Evil Oct 31 IFC
Taboo 2016-2017 FX
Time After Time 2017 ABC
Timeless Oct 3  NBC
Van Helsing Sep 23 SYFY
Westworld Oct 2  HBO

*Each season being Emmy award eligibility of first airing between June 1 and May 31.
Last updated: August 21, 2016 at 17:30 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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