Sunday, August 28, 2011

SciFi Daily - BBC America Schedule Week Aug 29 '11 - STTNG & Doctor Who

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Star Trek: The Next Generation

Cast includes Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, Michael Dorn, Gates McFadden and Wil Wheaton.

Mon Aug 29 4:00 PM Family

When he returns to his home town, Picard has a strained reunion with his older brother (Jeremy Kemp); Worf's adoptive parents (Theodore Bikel, Georgia Brown) are hurt by his distant manner.

Guest stars include Jeremy Kemp, Samantha Eggar, Theodore Bikel, Georgia Brown, Dennis Creaghan, Colm Meaney, Whoopi Goldberg, David Birkin and Doug Wert.

Tue Aug 30 4:00 PM Brothers

Data begins to malfunction and takes control of the Enterprise. Meanwhile, a young passenger who's dangerously ill needs treatment at a nearby Starbase.

Guest stars include Cory Danziger, Colm Meaney, Adam Ryen and James Lashly.

Wed Aug 31 4:00 PM Suddenly Human

The Away Team finds that a Talarian ship in distress has a crew of teenagers, one of them a human (Chad Allen) who shows signs of severe abuse.

Guest stars include Sherman Howard, Chad Allen and Barbara Townsend.

Thur Sept 1 4:00 PM Legacy

On the planet Turkana Four, birthplace of the late Tasha Yar, two warring factions hinder the Away Team's rescue of a marooned Federation crew.

Guest stars include Beth Toussaint, Don Mirault, Colm Meaney, Vladimir Velasco and Christopher Michael.

Fri Sept 2 4:00 PM Remember Me

People aboard the Enterprise are vanishing at an alarming rate, and no one---except Dr. Crusher---has any memory of their existence.

Guest stars include Eric Menyuk, Bill Erwin and Colm Meaney.

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Doctor Who

Season two cast includes David Tennant and Billie Piper.

Mon Aug 29

5:00 PM Doctor Who: The Christmas Invasion (2005)

Can Rose trust a man with a new face? As the newly regenerated Doctor drifts in and out of consciousness, Christmas becomes a time of terror on planet Earth when the whole of mankind falls under the shadow of the sinister alien Sycorax.

Guest stars include Camille Coduri, Noel Clarke, Penelope Wilton, Daniel Evans, Adam Garcia, Chu Omambala, Anita Briem, Sian McDowall and Paul Anderson.

6:00 PM New Earth

The Doctor and Rose board the Tardis for new adventures in time and space. But when they visit mankind’s new home, far in the future, they find gruesome secrets hidden inside a luxury hospital. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 1

Guest stars include Camille Coduri, Noel Clarke, Zoë Wanamaker, Sean Gallagher, Doña Croll, Michael Fitzgerald, Lucy Robinson and Adjoa Andoh.

Tue Aug 30

5:00 PM Tooth and Claw

The Doctor and Rose have to protect Queen Victoria, but can anything stop the Empire of the Wolf? Season 2 (2006) Ep. 2

Guest stars include Pauline Collins, Ian Hanmore, Michelle Duncan, Derek Riddell, Jamie Sives and Ron Donachie.

6:00 PM School Reunion

The Doctor investigates a contemporary London school which is being haunted by strange, bat-like creatures at night. While at the school, the Doctor finds his old friend, Sarah Jane Smith, already working undercover. Both have old scores they must settle. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 3

Guest stars include Noel Clarke, Anthony Head, Elisabeth Sladen, Rod Arthur, Eugene Washington, Heather Cameron-McLintock, Joe Pickley, Ben Smith, Clem Tibber and Lucinda Dryzek.

Wed Aug 31

5:00 PM The Girl In The Fireplace

The Doctor finds love - and evil droids - in 18th-century France. Madame de Pompadour is being haunted by a stranger called the Doctor. Can he save her from the clockwork killers? Season 2 (2006) Ep. 4

Guest stars include Noel Clarke, Sophia Myles, Ben Turner, Jessica Atkins, Angel Coulby, Gareth Griffiths, Paul Kasey and Ellen Thomas.

6:00 PM Rise Of The Cybermen

Part 1 of a two-part story. The Tardis is trapped on a parallel Earth and Rose discovers that her father is still alive. But sinister forces are at work, and British society is being prepared for the Ultimate Upgrade. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 5

Guest stars include Camille Coduri, Noel Clarke, Shaun Dingwall, Roger Lloyd-Pack, Andrew Hayden Smith, Don Warrington, Mona Hammond, Helen Griffin, Colin Spaull, Paul Antony-Barber and Adam Shaw.

Thur Sept 1

5:00 PM The Age Of Steel

The story continues from Episode 5. The Cybermen take control of London and start converting the populace. While Jackie falls under Lumic’s control, the Doctor, Rose and Mickey are reduced to fugitives in a world of terror. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 6

Guest stars include Shaun Dingwall, Roger Lloyd-Pack, Andrew Hayden Smith and Helen Griffin.

6:00 PM The Idiot’s Lantern

It is 1953, the Coronation year of HM Queen Elizabeth II, and the people of Great Britain huddle round their television and radio sets to witness the great event. But behind the celebrations there are rumors of monsters on the streets. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 7

Guest stars include Maureen Lipman, Ron Cook, Jamie Foreman, Debra Gillett and Rory Jennings.

Fri Sep 2

5:00 PM The Impossible Planet

Part 1 of a two-part story. Rose finds herself further away from home than ever before, in the orbit of a Black Hole. Trapped with an Earth expedition and the mysterious Ood, the time-travellers face a greater danger, something ancient begins to awake. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 8

Guest stars include Danny Webb, Shaun Parkes, Claire Rushbrook, Will Thorp and Ronny Jhutti.

6:00 PM The Satan Pit

Continuing from Episode 8. Rose battles the murderous Ood and the Doctor finds his every belief being challenged to the core, as the Pit beckons. With the planet threatening to fall into the Black Hole, the Doctor must make the ultimate sacrifice. Season 2 (2006) Ep. 9

Guest stars include Danny Webb, Shaun Parkes, Claire Rushbrook and Will Thorp.

Stargate TV Schedule Week August 29, 2011 - (US)


[NOTE: High Definition channels not listed on this schedule. Please confirm with your local listings for correct times.]

NOTE: Stargate Atlantis and Stargate Universe will NOT be available for viewing on local channels in Syndication after the weekend of August 27/28, 2011.


STARGATE The Original Movie (1994)

Cast includes Kurt Russell, James Spader, Alexis Cruz, Viveca Lindfors, Mili Avital, John Diehl, Leon Rippy, Djimon Hounsou, Erick Avari and French Stewart.

Mon. Aug. 29 9:40 AM ACMAX
Tue. Aug. 30 8:00 PM 5MAX
Thur. Sept. 1 7:00 PM OMAX
Sat. Sept. 3 1:45 PM THMAX
Sun. Sept. 4 1:30 PM OMAX


STARGATE SG-1 (please check local listings to confirm Showtime time slot)

Cast includes Richard Dean Anderson, Amanda Tapping, Christopher Judge, Michael Shanks, Don S. Davis, Teryl Rothery, Corin Nemec, Ben Browder, Claudia Black and Beau Bridges.


Wed. Aug. 31 1:00 AM Disclosure

A Gou'ald mothership crash-lands in the Pacific Ocean, forcing the U.S. and Russia to reveal the existence of the Stargate program to the British, French and Chinese.

Guest stars include François Chau, Colin Cunningham, Garry Chalk, Martin Evans, Paul Batten and Ronny Cox.

Wed. Aug. 31 5:00 PM Forsaken

An encounter with the alien survivors of a spaceship crash turns into a deadly scrimmage for the SG-1 crew.

Guest stars include Martin Cummins, Dion Johnstone, Sarah Deakins, David Paetkau and Rob Lee.

Thur. Sept. 1 1:01 AM Forsaken

Thur. Sept. 1 5:00 PM The Changeling

Daniel Jackson (Michael Shanks) encounters his former SG-1 comrades in a dream scenerio while Teal'C (Christopher Judge, who cowrote the episode) confronts Apophis (Peter Williams).

Guest stars include Michael Shanks, Tony Amendola, Carmen Argenziano, Musetta Vander, Peter Williams, Gianna Patton and Gary Jones.


Sat. Sept. 3 8:00 PM Summit

In a Tok'ra plan to wipe out the Goa'uld, Daniel goes undercover as Yu's servant to release a poison at a meeting of the system lords. Meanwhile a Goa'uld attack on the Tok'ra base leaves the rest of SG-1 with their hands full.

Guest stars include Carmen Argenziano, Anna-Louise Plowman, Cliff Simon, Courtenay J. Stevens, Jennifer Calvert, William deVry, Anthony Ulc, Vince Crestejo, Kevin Durand, Kwesi Ameyaw, Suleka Mathew, Paul Anthony and Andrew Kavadas.

Sat. Sept. 3 8:45 PM Last Stand

As the Goa'uld summit continues, Daniel finds himself face to face with Osiris. He fools him in the same fashion as he did with Yu, but cannot bring himself to cause the death of Sarah, Osiris's host. He remains to uncover information about the unknown master of Osiris. Lantash, having taken Lt. Elliot as a host, guides the rest of SG-1 in escaping the fallen Tok'ra base.

Guest stars include Carmen Argenziano, Anna-Louise Plowman, Cliff Simon, Courtenay J. Stevens, Jennifer Calvert, Vince Crestejo, Kevin Durand, Kwesi Ameyaw, Suleka Mathew, Paul Anthony and Andrew Kavadas.

Sun. Sept. 4 10:00 AM Summit
Sun. Sept. 4 10:45 AM Last Stand



Cast includes Joe Flanigan, David Hewlett, Rainbow Sun Francks, Rachell Luttrell, Torri Higginson, Paul McGillion, Jason Momoa, David Nykl, Robert Picardo and Amanda Tapping.


Mon. Aug. 29 5:00 PM Miller's Crossing
Mon. Aug. 29 8:30 PM Miller's Crossing

Jeanie Miller (Kate Hewlett), Dr. Rodney McKay's sister, is kidnapped on Earth, prompting a response from the Atlantis team.

Guest stars include Kate Hewlett, Sanctuary's Christopher Heyerdahl, Peter Flemming, David Nykl, Brendan Gall, Steven Culp, Madison Bell and Libby Osler.


Wed. Aug. 31 2:00 AM This Mortal Coil

A strange drone crashes into Atlantis, heralding a dreadful new predicament.

Guest stars include David Nykl, Kavan Smith, Reese Alexander, Chuck Campbell, Tammy Hui, Sean Millington and Ernie Jackson.

Thur. Sept. 1 2:01 AM Be All My Sins Remember'd

The team takes on Replicators in a two-pronged attack as the Apollo and the Daedalus face an armada, while McKay works with a Wraith scientist to thwart their common foe. Further complicating things, Larrin (Jill Wagner) resurfaces.

Guest stars include Michael Beach, Mitch Pileggi, David Nykl, Jill Wagner, Brendan Penny, Michelle Morgan, Martin Christopher, Niall Matter, Jason Coleman and Patricia Cullen.

Doctor Who - BBC America Video: 'Night Terrors' Episode Trailer Airs Sept 3 '11

Source: BBC America


DOCTOR WHO - BBC AMERICA VIDEO: 'Night Terrors' Episode Trailer Airs Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 9/8C

The Doctor receives a distress call from the scariest place in the Universe: a child’s bedroom. Terrified of the monsters in his cupboard, George’s pleas for help break through the barriers of all time and space.

The Doctor makes a house call for a boy who is terrified of the monsters lurking in his bedroom cupboard.

Guest stars include Andrew Tiernan, Daniel Mays, Emma Cunniffe, Leila Hoffman, Jamie Oram and Sophie Cosson.

Torchwood: Miracle Day - Starz Video: 'The Gathering' Episode Trailer Airs Sept 2 '11

Source: Starz You Tube channel

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TORCHWOOD: MIRACLE DAY - STARZ VIDEO: 'The Gathering' Episode Trailer Airs Friday, September 2, 2011 at 10/9C

As The Three Families plunge the world into a recession, the Torchwood team - defeated, powerless, hunted - must strike a bargain with the devil himself.
Airs Friday, Sept 2 at 10 pm e/p on STARZ.

The world is plunged into recession and a defeated Torchwood team take it on the run, where they are forced to strike a hellish bargain.

Guest stars include Lauren Ambrose, Kai Owen, John de Lancie, Teddy Sears, Tom Price, Marina Benedict, Adam Silver, Willis Chung and Jesse Wang.

Battlestar Galactica - BBC America: Marathon Sept 2 & 3 '11

Source: BBC America schedulebot


BATTLESTAR GALACTICA - BBC AMERICA: Marathon Friday September 2 and Saturday September 3, 2011

Friday, September 2, 2011

Cast includes Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Katee Sackhoff, Outcasts' Jamie Bamber, Eureka's James Callis, Tricia Helfer, Callum Keith Rennie, Hawaii Five-0's Grace Park, Michael Hogan, Paul Campbell, Aaron Douglas, Kandyse McClure, Alessandro Juliani, Tahmoh Penikett and Sanctuary's Ryan Robbins.

9:00 PM Miniseries (120) - Night 1

After a devastating nuclear war is waged on their home planet, a ragtag fleet of humans are forced to flee under the protection of their one remaining warship, the outdated Battlestar Galactica, in search of a new home - a planet called Earth. Pt 1 of 1.

What Have I Done?

Dr. Gaius Baltar watches helplessly as the Cylons begin a nuclear attack on his planet, overwhelmed with the knowledge that he unwittingly played a role in the destruction... Watch the Battlestar Galactica premiere Saturday, June 11 at 10/9c!

11:00 PM Miniseries (120) - Night 2

Utterly outgunned and outnumbered, Cmdr. Adama flees with Battlestar Galactica and a small fleet of survivors, embarking on a mission to locate a new home for humankind on a legendary Thirteenth Colony known as Earth.

Saturday, September 3, 2011

1:00 AM 33

Galactica is on the run and the crew is put to the test as sleep deprivation mixes with the already gloomy reality of dealing with a Cylon-apocalypse. The ship has 33 minutes to make a Jump, elude the Cylons and survive another day. Season 1 Ep. 1

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Alonso Oyarzun and Nicki Clyne.

2:00 AM Water

A main water reserve ruptures aboard the Galactica and millions of gallons of fresh water are lost. Upon further inspection however, it appears as if the ship was sabotaged… perhaps from a Cylon agent from within. Season 1 Ep. 2

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer and Nicki Clyne.

3:00 AM Bastille Day

Lee Adama goes to the Astral Queen, a prison ship, to try and persuade the prisoners to help pump water onto Galactica. However, while aboard, the prisoners take control of the ship, and Lee and his crew are taken hostage by a notorious prisoner. Season 1 Ep. 3

Guest stars include Connor Widdows, Richard Hatch, Alonso Oyarzun, Nicki Clyne, Adrien Dorval, Ron Selmour, Matthew Bennett and Brent Stait.

4:00 AM Act of Contrition

A crisis forces Commander Adama, Lee Adama, and Kara Thrace to finally face a ghost from their past - Zak Adama. Their inability to come to grips with Zak’s death has tragic consequences for them all. Season 1 Ep. 4

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Lorena Gale, Donnelly Rhodes, Jill Teed, Tobias Mehler, Colby Johannson, Bodie Olmos and Combat Hospital's Terry Chen.

5:00 AM You Can't Go Home Again

Commander Adama and Lee Adama risk the welfare of the entire fleet to conduct a search for Kara Thrace, missing and presumed dead after a tumultuous battle with a Cylon Raider. Season 1 Ep. 5

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Donnelly Rhodes, Alonso Oyarzun and Bodie Olmos.

6:00 AM Litmus

A suicide bomber detonates himself aboard Galactica but when the insurgent is revealed to be a human-like Cylon, rumor of such a thing becomes hard reality. Season 1 Ep. 6

Guest stars include Jill Teed, Being Human's Sam Witwer, Donnelly Rhodes, Dominic Zamprogna, Alonso Oyarzun, Nicki Clyne, Bodie Olmos, Matthew Bennett, Christina Schild, Raahul Singh, Biski Gugushe and Morris Chapdelaine.

7:00 AM Six Degrees of Separation

Gauis Baltar is accused of treason by none other than Number Six (posing as someone named Shelly Godfrey). As the Galactica crew investigates the matter, Baltar is left to ponder his fate... and his own place in the world. Season 1 Ep. 7

Guest stars include Donnelly Rhodes, Nicki Clyne, Christina Schild and Biski Gugushe.

8:00 AM Flesh and Bone

"Are Cylons man or machine?" Kara Thrace discovers her own humanity in a most ironic place after she’s ordered to torture a Cylon who claims he’s put a bomb aboard Galactica. Season 1 Ep. 8

Guest stars include Callum Keith Rennie, Matthew Bennett, Christina Schild, Eric Breker and Biski Gugushe.

9:00 AM Tigh Me Up, Tigh Me Down

When Commander Adama finds Saul Tigh’s (presumed dead) wife Ellen and brings her to Galactica, it feeds off the Cylon paranoia already running rampant throughout the fleet and before long, everyone is pointing fingers at each other. Season 1 Ep. 9

Guest stars include Kate Vernon, Matthew Bennett and Alex Green.

10:00 AM The Hand of God

After months of fleeing from the Cylons, Adama decides to take the fight to the enemy. Kara Thrace and Capt Lee Adama are integral to this fight as they’re forced to draw upon inner resources they never knew they had. Season 1 Ep. 10

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Lorena Gale, Nicki Clyne, Cailin Stadnyk, Bodie Olmos, Luciana Carro, Combat Hospital's Terry Chen, Christina Schild and Biski Gugushe.

11:00 AM Colonial Day

President Laura Roslin finds herself pitted against her old nemesis, Tom Zarek, when she organizes a grand event to announce her choice for Vice President. The situation takes a turn for the worse when Zarek makes a play to become Vice President himself. Season 1 Ep. 11

Guest stars include Richard Hatch, Kate Vernon, Robert Wisden, Alex Zahara, Patrick Gallagher, Malcolm Stewart, Nicki Clyne, Christina Schild and Biski Gugushe.

12:00 PM Kobol's Last Gleaming, Part 1

Colonial Raptors locate the planet Kobol, the legendary birthplace of mankind. Laura, cloaked in religious zeal, recognizes a scriptural link to Kobol, but Adama battles with her over the benefits and dangers in unlocking the planet’s ancient mysteries. Season 1 Ep. 12

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Lorena Gale, Donnelly Rhodes, Alonso Oyarzun, Bodie Olmos and Stephen Spender.

1:00 PM Kobol's Last Gleaming, Part 2

While Adama makes plans to destroy the Cylon base ship over Kobol, Laura focuses on ancient prophecy to find a path to Earth. Her actions betray Adama’s plan and lead to treachery among the crew members and chaos in the fleet. Season 1 Ep. 13

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Lorena Gale, Alonso Oyarzun, Nicki Clyne, Jim Shield, Alpha's Warren Christie, Jen Halley and Leah Cairns.

2:00 PM Scattered

Chaos is rampant as paramedics try to save Commander Adama's life after he is shot, and the Galactica is separated from the fleet. Season 2 Ep. 1

Guest stars include Being Human's Sam Witwer, Kate Vernon, Alonso Oyarzun, Luciana Carro, Bodie Olmos, Jen Halley, Alpha's Warren Christie, Ty Olsson, Leah Cairns and Aleks Paunovic.

3:00 PM Valley of Darkness

After rediscovering the fleet, Cylon Centurions board Galactica and wreak havoc. Meanwhile, Lee Adama and a rag-tag group of pilots and marines attempt to thwart the Cylon's methodical plans. Season 2 Ep. 2

Guest stars include Paul Campbell, Nicki Clyne, Alessandro Juliani, Kandyse McClure, Being Human's Sam Witwer, Kate Vernon, Alonso Oyarzun, Luciana Carro, Bodie Olmos, Jen Halley, Ty Olsson and Dominic Zamprogna.

4:00 PM Fragged

Colonel Tigh must deal with the Quorum of Twelve and the press over Roslin's removal from the presidency, while Cylon Centurions are preparing to hinder any rescue attempt on Kobol by setting up an anti-aircraft battery. Season 2 Ep. 3

Guest stars include Paul Campbell, Nicki Clyne, Alessandro Juliani, Kandyse McClure, Being Human's Sam Witwer, Kate Vernon, Donnelly Rhodes, Richard Hatch, Jen Halley, Leah Cairns and Malcolm Stewart.

5:00 PM Resistance

Riots break out in The Fleet over Tigh's declaration of martial law, and a group of Galactica crewmembers led by Lee Adama smuggle Laura Roslin out of the brig and into Tom Zarek's hands. Season 2 Ep. 4

Guest stars include Paul Campbell, Nicki Clyne, Alessandro Juliani, Kandyse McClure, Michael Trucco, Kate Vernon, Donnelly Rhodes, Lorena Gale, Richard Hatch, Chris Shields, Bodie Olmos, Leah Cairns, Dominic Zamprogna and Heather Doerksen.

6:00 PM The Farm

Kara Thrace is shot and wakes up in a remote hospital facility on Caprica, and learns that her friendly doctor has his own plans for her future. Season 2 Ep. 5

Guest stars include Nicki Clyne, Alessandro Juliani, Kandyse McClure, Michael Trucco, Rick Worthy, Lorena Gale and Richard Hatch.

7:00 PM Home, Part 1

The refugee fleet splits into two factions: one led by Roslin and Zarek, the other by William Adama. However, Apollo is less than enthusiastic to be working with Zarek. Season 2 Ep. 6

Guest stars include Lorena Gale, Richard Hatch, James Remar, Malcolm Stewart, Luciana Carro, Bodie Olmos, Benjamin Ayres, Linnea Sharples, Christina Schild, Biski Gugushe and Raahul Singh.

8:00 PM Home, Part 2

Adama leads a mission to Kobol to find President Roslin and her team of tomb-hunters, reconcile with his son, and reunite the divided fleet. Season 2 Ep. 7

Guest stars include Alessandro Juliani, Kandyse McClure, Donnelly Rhodes, Richard Hatch, James Remar and Leah Cairns.