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Before You Sever All Ties with Cult Watch this Preview of Episode 1.12 - 1987

"Cult"'s brief run on The CW comes to an end this Friday night with Episodes 1.12 and 1.13, "1987" and "Executive Producer Steven Rea," respectively. Will Jeff and Skye find the answers they're looking for? Check out this preview for clues.

"Cult" Episode 1.12 - "1987" (airs 7/12/13, 8-9 pm)

Jeff And Skye Remain In Hiding From The True Believers — Stuart (guest star Jeffrey Pierce) tasks Nate (guest star James Pizzinato, “Alcatraz”) with deciphering the copy of Kellian’s manuscript, but Cameron (guest star Eric Lange) remains skeptical that Nate can uncover the answers about the Moon Hill parents.

Nate asks Allegra (guest star Sheila Vand, Argo) to get a message to Jeff if she makes it out alive. Nate reveals to Stuart that 32 followers disappeared from Moon Hill and gives Stuart a phone number that he found repeated in the manuscript’s code. Jeff and Skye remain in hiding from the True Believers now
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Synopses Arrive for the Final Two Episodes of The CW's Cult - 1987 and Executive Producer Steven Rea

Planning to catch the last few episodes of "Cult" when they air on The CW beginning June 28th? We're gonna give it another go; if you are too, here are synopses for "1987" and "Executive Producer Steven Rea," airing July 12th.

"Cult" Episode 1.12 - "1987" (airs 7/12/13, 8-9 pm)

Jeff And Skye Remain In Hiding From The True Believers — Stuart (guest star Jeffrey Pierce) tasks Nate (guest star James Pizzinato, “Alcatraz”) with deciphering the copy of Kellian’s manuscript, but Cameron (guest star Eric Lange) remains skeptical that Nate can uncover the answers about the Moon Hill parents.

Nate asks Allegra (guest star Sheila Vand, Argo) to get a message to Jeff if she makes it out alive. Nate reveals to Stuart that 32 followers disappeared from Moon Hill and gives Stuart a phone number that he found repeated in the manuscript’s code. Jeff and Skye remain in hiding from the True Believers
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Godzilla Spoilers: Leaked Call Sheet! Fema Press Conference & Sf's Destruction (Videos & Pics)

Image Credit: grumpy_kitty Image Credit: angadb Image Credit: sjtuliao Image Credit: colbyspencer Image Credit: ToddKReid Image Credit: rosgr Image Credit: Albert Art Image Credit: JasonHoweNews Spoiler Warning! Spoiler Warning! Spoiler Warning! A call sheet for the new Godzilla film has leaked online and it does pertain to the latter part of the film. The call sheet reveals that Aaron Taylor-Johnson is playing Ford, Jared Keeso ("Falling Skies") is playing Jump Master. While Luc Roderique, James Pizzinato, Leif Havdale, Chad Riley, Brent Connelly, Fraser Aitchesen, Jason Bell, Donavan Kuhl are all playing San Francisco Ground Troops. In the scenes, troops (Halo Team) will be using a geiger counter and a bomb tracker. They will also be carrying a bomb, most likely a nuclear warhead, as seen in previous set photos. And below is a transcription of the more important scenes described in the call sheet above. Keep in mind that
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Producer's Preview of Tonight's Cult Episode 1.02 - In the Blood

Ready to dive back into the mystery that is The CW's "Cult" tonight? Be sure to check out this preview of the ep with creator Rockne S. O'Bannon discussing the show's complexities first!

"Cult" Episode 1.02 - "In the Blood" (airs 2/26/13, 9-10 pm)

Stacey Farber Guest Stars In This Episode — Jeff (Matt Davis) enlists tech-savvy E.J. (guest star Stacey Farber, “Degrassi: The Next Generation”) to help in his search for his brother, Nate (guest star James Pizzinato, “Alcatraz”). Skye (Jessica Lucas) finally reveals to Jeff that she took the researcher job on “Cult” to learn more about Steven Rae.

Meanwhile, at the production office, associate producer Peter Grey (guest star Ben Hollingsworth) brushes off Skye’s concerns that some of the “Cult” fans believe there are hidden messages embedded in the show. On the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) and Paz (guest star Kadeem Hardison, “A Different World”) discover a body buried vertically,
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A Sneak Peek of Cult Episode 1.02 - In the Blood

Things are moving along in next week's episode of "Cult" on The CW, entitled "In the Blood," and we have a clip from the ep to share along with a preview. Have you decided to join this "Cult" yet?

"Cult" Episode 1.02 - "In the Blood" (airs 2/26/13, 9-10 pm)

Stacey Farber Guest Stars In This Episode — Jeff (Matt Davis) enlists tech-savvy E.J. (guest star Stacey Farber, “Degrassi: The Next Generation”) to help in his search for his brother, Nate (guest star James Pizzinato, “Alcatraz”). Skye (Jessica Lucas) finally reveals to Jeff that she took the researcher job on “Cult” to learn more about Steven Rae.

Meanwhile, at the production office, associate producer Peter Grey (guest star Ben Hollingsworth) brushes off Skye’s concerns that some of the “Cult” fans believe there are hidden messages embedded in the show. On the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) and Paz (guest star Kadeem Hardison,
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Watch the Cult Series Premiere Online or via The CW's Mobile App Now!

Yes, we know we just put up another story on The CW's "Cult" a few minutes ago, but we figured this bit of news was big enough to stand on its own: Viewers can catch The CW's "Cult" premiere Right Now online or via The CW's mobile app.

Just click the below image to visit Cwtv.com, where the first episode of the show is available for streaming. Alternately, you can click here to download The CW TV Now app and watch it there.

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield,
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Creator/Cast Interviews and More Previews/Promos for The CW's Cult

Finally next week everyone will have a chance to check out "Cult" on The CW. We dug the pilot a lot and think you will, too. Here to whet your appetites a bit more are interviews with the cast and creator Rockne S. O’Bannon along with a few more previews and promos.

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield, “Melrose Place”), a young research assistant working on “Cult,” to help with his investigation into the dark underworld of the TV show and its rabid fans.

Meanwhile,
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Official Synopses for Cult Ep. 1.02 - In the Blood and Supernatural Ep. 8.16 - Remember the Titans

The CW has released synopses for the week of February 25th, and we have the lowdown on "Cult" Episode 1.02, "In the Blood," and "Supernatural" Episode 8.16, "Remember the Titans." For some reason "The Vampire Diaries" on the 28th is a rerun of "After School Special."

"Cult" Episode 1.02 - "In the Blood" (airs 2/26/13, 9-10 pm)

Stacey Farber Stars In This Episode — Jeff (Matt Davis) enlists tech-savvy E.J. (guest star Stacy Farber, “Degrassi: The Next Generation”) to help in his search for his brother Nate (guest star James Pizzinato, “Alcatraz”). Skye (Jessica Lucas) finally reveals to Jeff that she took the researcher job on “Cult” to learn more about Steven Rae.

Meanwhile, at the production office, associate producer Peter Grey (guest star Ben Hollingsworth) brushes off Skye’s concerns that some of the “Cult” fans believe there are hidden messages embedded in the show. On the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) and Paz (guest star Kadeem Hardison,
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Pay the Piper for Another New Promo Video for Cult

The CW has unleashed another new promo video for its upcoming series "Cult," and this one includes scenes from both the show and the show-within-the-show with the words to the Robert Browning poem "The Pied Piper of Hamelin" serving as its soundtrack.

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield, “Melrose Place”), a young research assistant working on “Cult,” to help with his investigation into the dark underworld of the TV show and its rabid fans.

Meanwhile, in the parallel worlds of the show-within-a-show, the cult’s ruthless leader,
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How Far Would You Go for Another Preview of Cult?

Hopefully you've had a chance to check out our recent interviews with the cast and creator of "Cult" (click here if not) and are ready for the show's February 19th premiere. To pique your curiosity even more, here's a new preview of the first episode.

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield, “Melrose Place”), a young research assistant working on “Cult,” to help with his investigation into the dark underworld of the TV show and its rabid fans.

Meanwhile, in the parallel worlds of the show-within-a-show, the cult’s ruthless leader,
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Cult Roundtable Interviews: Jessica Lucas, Robert Knepper, and Alona Tal on the Show's Edginess, Playing Dual Roles, Obsession, and More

We're back with Part Two of our roundtable interviews for The CW's new series "Cult," which premieres February 19th. Today we have on tap co-stars Jessica Lucas, Robert Knepper, and Alona Tal.

Lucas, who plays Skye Yarrow, provided some information on her character and the show. "I play Skye, a research assistant on the television show," Lucas said. "She's the one who first starts to notice that weird things are happening with the fans of the show. She grew up with a journalist father so she's very inquisitive by nature, refusing to take no for an answer, and then she meets Jeff (Matt Davis); when Jeff's brother disappears, that gives her a reason to look deeper into the show. She's got a partner in crime to help her do that."

Thus far, Skye has not developed a ton of backstory, but that is certainly coming. "I think there's a lot
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Cult Roundtable Interviews: Rockne O'Bannon and Matt Davis Talk the Show's Uniqueness, Scare Factor, End Game, and More

On February 19th The CW is moving outside its comfort zone with a chilling new series entitled "Cult," which promises to push the limits of what you've seen on the network before.

Dread Central took part in some roundtable interviews with the show's creator, Rockne S. O'Bannon, and four primary stars, Matt Davis, Jessica Lucas, Robert Knepper and Alona Tal. We have here Part One of the highlights of what audiences can expect from "Cult." Read on for what O'Bannon and Davis shared about the series, and look for Part Two tomorrow.

Rockne O'Bannon is the series creator and also head writer of "Cult," which is the story of a television show within a show. O'Bannon discussed the ability for audiences to interact with the program. "This is so their world in terms of using social media to promote shows," O'Bannon said. "The campaign we're using… to be sure, social
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All Hands on Deck for the New Promo Poster for Cult

Some more creepy artwork has come in to promote the February 19th premiere of "Cult" on The CW. Check it out here, and look for some interviews with the show's creator and primary cast members in the coming week!

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield, “Melrose Place”), a young research assistant working on “Cult,” to help with his investigation into the dark underworld of the TV show and its rabid fans.

Meanwhile, in the parallel worlds of the show-within-a-show, the cult’s ruthless leader, Billy Grimm,
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Get a Look at the Opening Sequence of The CW's Cult

We're not sure how Matt Davis' fans from "The Vampire Diaries" are going to react to "Cult" when it premieres in a few weeks, but hopefully they'll like it as much as we do! Check out the show's opening sequence courtesy of The CW.

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield, “Melrose Place”), a young research assistant working on “Cult,” to help with his investigation into the dark underworld of the TV show and its rabid fans.

Meanwhile, in the parallel worlds of the show-within-a-show, the cult’s ruthless leader,
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Official Synopses for Cult Ep. 1.01 - You're Next; Supernatural Ep. 8.15 - Man's Best Friend with Benefits; The Vampire Diaries Ep. 4.15 - Stand by Me

New synopses are in from The CW for "Supernatural" and "The Vampire Diaries" for the week of February 18th, which means now we get to add "Cult" to the mix since it premieres on the 19th!

"Cult" Episode 1.01 - "You're Next" (airs 2/19/13, 9-10 pm)

Matt Davis Of “The Vampire Diaries” Stars In A New Drama — Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton (Davis) has learned to live with his younger brother Nate’s (guest star James PizzinatoAlcatraz”) relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show called “Cult” intends to harm him. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Jeff enlists Skye Yarrow (Jessica Lucas; Cloverfield, “Melrose Place”), a young research assistant working on “Cult,” to help with his investigation into the dark underworld of the TV show and its rabid fans.

Meanwhile, in the parallel worlds of the show-within-a-show, the cult’s ruthless leader, Billy Grimm, is played by
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Weekend monster update: previews, cast news, and interviews with Jane Espenson, Magda Apanowicz and Kacey Rohl

Okay, let's start with what's on TV tonight.

Tonight's episode of Once Upon a Time (8 pm, ABC) was written by Jane Espenson. The synopsis and a bunch of clips are posted below.

Nerdist has finally posted the Writers Panel podcast with Jane and Douglas Petrie, recorded in late March. Details:

Jane Espenson (Once Upon a Time; Husbands; Buffy; Caprica) and Douglas Petrie (Charlie’s Angels; Buffy; Pushing Daisies) return to the studio to revisit Jane’s old blog, janeespenson.com, and discuss how, while the business may have changed since she was regularly updating it, writing has not.You can listen to the podcast on Nerdist.com.

Once Upon a Time: The Complete First Season will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on August 28. You can pre-order them on Amazon: DVD, Blu-ray. Special features include audio commentaries, deleted scenes, bloopers and the featurettes "Fairy Tales in the Modern World," "Tell Me a Story,
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Alcatraz 1.06 "Paxton Petty" Recap - Mine Crafting

Alcatraz 1.06 "Paxton Petty" Recap - Mine Crafting

Alcatraz continues its first season with tonight’s sixth episode “Paxton Petty,” as Detective Rebecca Madsen (Sarah Jones), Dr. Diego Soto (Jorge Garcia) and Emerson Hauser (Sam Neill) race against time to find a former Alcatraz prisoner (James Pizzinato) known for placing land mines in populated areas in San Francisco

If you didn't get a chance to check it out for yourself, read on for our Alcatraz recap of "Paxton Petty”!

In 1960, a young Emerson Hauser vomits over the side of a boat in the Alcatraz dock, as Dr. Sangupta (Parminder Nagra) and Warden James arrive to receive a new prisoner Paxton Petty (James Pizzinato), notorious for planting mines in populated areas in San Francisco. Warden James assures Paxton that they’ll find his remaining mines by any means necessary, but before they head into the prison Hauser nervously asks if Dr. Sangupta
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James Pizzinato in Alcatraz tonight, new interview with Bear McCreary & some space porn

James Pizzinato plays the prisoner of the week in Alcatraz tonight, in episode 1x06, "Paxton Petty."

The episode airs at 9 pm Et on Fox. Here is the synopsis:

Madsen, Soto and Hauser (Sarah Jones, Jorge Garcia and Sam Neill) track a mad bomber (James Pizzinato) who is planting explosives throughout the city, targeting highly populated areas.

They're forced to apply methods from the past to their pursuit in the new episode "Paxton Petty." Robert Forster and Parminder Nagra also star.Previews posted below.

The Nervous Breakdown has a new interview with Bear McCreary. Here are a few snippets (more at the link):

From what or whom do you derive your greatest inspiration?

My inspiration comes from so many different sources that it’s impossible to say. Ideas can come from just talking to someone or flipping through the radio. Ideas are the sum of everything on your mind at any given time.
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Aleks Paunovic on Arctic Air, Bomb Girls picked up, Falling Skies update, interviews with Scott Porter & William B. Davis

Aleks Paunovic is back in Arctic Air tonight. It's not the first time that he has appeared on the show, but he will have a more central part in tonight's episode, which airs at 9 pm on CBC in Canada. Other familiar faces will probably show up, too. CBC has a new interview with Aleks. Snippets:

You play Jim McAlister on Arctic Air, what is that guy all about?

Jim is a fun-loving best buddy with a big heart. He's stoked to have Bobby (Adam Beach) back in town. He's a prospector and trusts Bobby to the fullest. He'll do anything to protect his friends, family and the North.

What is it like working on a all Canadian production as opposed to a U.S. production that is being filmed in Canada?

I love home grown projects. Most of the U.S. projects are about situations, not about where they are shooting.
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Playback released on demand, Grimm preview, interviews with Anna Galvin, Patton Oswalt, Aleks Paunovic and James Marsters

The Friday round of updates:

A new episode of Grimm, with Sasha Roiz, airs tonight at 9 pm. Here is the synopsis:

As Portland's homeless youth start to go missing, Nick uncovers a deadly black market supplying the Grimm world with human organs for all types of elixirs. As the investigation heightens, Nick and Juliette befriend a pair of homeless siblings, Hanson (guest star Daryl Sabara, "Spy Kids") and Gracie (guest star Hannah Marks, "Necessary Roughness"), whose friends have gone missing.Valerie Cruz from Alphas and The Dresden Files also guest stars.

Starting next week, NBC will be airing Grimm reruns on Thursdays at 10 until March, and The Firm is moving to Saturdays.

You can find a bunch of stills from Extracted on the film's Fb page.

Here is a sneak peek from Grimm:

Playback with Alessandra Torresani is finally available on demand. The film will also hit theatres on March 9. Synopsis and clip,
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