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Syfy, USA Network Host Harry Potter Wiozarding Weekend!

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Harry Potter Wizarding Weekend – Hermione Grainger (Emma Watson), Ron Weasley (Rupert Grint) and Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) – Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures.

Syfy and USA Network – the exclusive on-air and VOD homes for the Wizarding World in the US – will air the complete Harry Potter saga over the Harry Potter Wizarding Weekend.

From Friday, July 13th to Monday, July 16th, the networks will air all eight Harry Potter films – with fans who watch the saga unfold on Syfy getting a sneak preview of the Season 3 premiere of Wynonna Earp.

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First Look Teasers: Syfy’s Deadly Class & Nightflyers!

SYFY EVENTS — An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, TD Set Visit to Nightflyers held on April 13th in Limerick, Ireland — Pictured: (l-r) Leo Varadkar (Taoiseach), Executive Producer and Producing Director Andrew McCarthy, David Ajala, Maya Eshet — (Photo by: Alan Place/Courtesy of SYFY)

Syfy has released first look videos for its two most anticipated new shows – Deadly Class and Nightflyers.

Nightflyers will premiere this fall, while Deadly Class will debut in 2019.

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Syfy Unveils Scripted Summer Schedule!

12 MONKEYS – James Cole (Aaron Stanford), Cassandra Railly (Amanda Schull) – Photo by Dusan Martincek/Courtesy of Syfy)

Syfy has unveiled its schedule of scripted shows and movies for Summer 2018.

These include: the final season of 12 Monkeys, Season 3 of Wynonna Earp and Season 3 of Killjoys – along with Sharknado 6.

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Award-Winning Director To Direct Series Premiere for The Purge TV Series!

Emmy® and Golden Globe® winning director Anthony Hemingway will direct the premiere episode of the Syfy and USA Network’s adaptation of The Purge.

The series has also added two actors to the cast: Gabriel Chavarria (“East Los High”) is set for the role of Miguel, who is a US Marine with a hard edge and a noble mission; and Jessica Garza (“Six”) will play the role of Penelope, who belongs to a Purge-worshipping cult.

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First Look at Syfy’s Nightflyers – ‘Just F*c*ing Awesome!’

George R.R. Martin has described Nightflyers as ‘a haunted house on a spaceship’ and ‘Psycho in space.’

Syfy has just released a video first look at the upcoming series – wherein one member of the production teamed, asked to sum up the show in three words, provides the quote for our headline.

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SYFY Orders Season Two of Happy!!

HAPPY! – Chris Meloni as Nick Sax (Chris Meloni), Happy! (Voiced by Patton Oswalt) – Photo courtesy of Syfy.

Syfy has renewed its darker than dark comics adaptation Happy! for a second season.

Based on Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson’s graphic novel of the same name, HAPPY! follows Nick Sax (Meloni) – an intoxicated, corrupt ex-cop turned hit man – who is adrift in a world of casual murder, soulless sex and betrayal. After a hit gone wrong, his inebriated life is forever changed by a tiny, relentlessly positive, imaginary blue winged horse named Happy (Oswalt).

Happy!’s first season finale airs on Wednesday, January 31st (10/9).

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The Magicians: The Tales of the Seven Keys – The Magicians Is Terrific Even Without Magic!

THE MAGICIANS – The Tales of Seven Keys – Trevor Einhorn as Josh Hoberman, Jason Ralph as Quentin Coldwater, Stella Maeve as Julia Wicker – Photo by Eike Schroter/Courtesy of Syfy.

The Magicians (Wednesdays, 9/8C) returns with our protagonists still stuck in a world without magic – mostly – but there are glimmerings that the situation can be reversed…

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Syfy Announces Pick-Up of George R.R. Martin’s Nightflyers!

SYFY has announced a series order for Nightflyers – based on the novella by George R.R. Martin.

Nightflyers follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system aboard The Nightflyer – a ship with a small tightknit crew and a reclusive captain — in the hope of making contact with alien life.

Netflix will co-produce and have first-run rights to the series outside of the U.S.

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Happy! Happy! Joy! Joy! Happy! Is Disturbingly Wonderful!

HAPPY! – Nick Sax (Chris Meloni) – Photo courtesy of Syfy.

The only way a Grant Morrison comic could ever possibly work on television would be if he directly involved – his work is just not in the purview of the average (or even quality) TV writers/producers.
Happy! Was developed by Morrison and Brian Taylor (from the graphic novel by Morrison and Darick Robertson) – who just happens to be one of minds behind the Jason Statham hit Crank. It’s a writing marriage made in every heaven and several of the seven hells.

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