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Syfy Reveals Sharknado: The 4th Awakens Key Art and Cannon Fodder!

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Syfy has unveiled the key art (above) for Sharknado: The 4th Awakens – along with a list of cameo appearances (cannon fodder) for the highly anticipated fourth chapter in the Sharknado Saga.

The cameos include members of Rascal Flatts and Slipknot; the original Baywatch; a couple of denizens of Shark Tank, and many more.

Follow the jump for the complete list. Sharknado: The 4th Awakens premieres on Sunday, July 31st (8/7C).

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Hunters: Scarily Timely Sci-Fi Drama!

HUNTERS -- "The Beginning & The End" Episode 101 -- Pictured: Julian McMahon as Lionel McCarthy -- (Photo by: Ben King/Syfy)
HUNTERS — “The Beginning & The End” Episode 101 — Pictured: Julian McMahon as Lionel McCarthy — (Photo by: Ben King/Syfy)

Hunters (Syfy, Mondays, 10/9C) is one of the most off-the-moment shows Syfy will ever do. Its tale of a secret government agency that hunts alien terrorists is dark, and gritty and genuinely creepy not to mention scary.

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Dwindling Supply of Whiskey Trailer: Dead 7!

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A post-apocalyptic Western that follows a group of gunslingers as they look to rid a small town of a zombie plague? Starring members of NSYNC, the Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees and O-Town?

Sign me up!

Dead 7 is from the producers of Sharknado – and co-written by Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter and Sawyer Perry. Directed by Danny Roew (Shotgun Wedding), Dead 7 premieres on April 1st. Check out the trailer after the jump.

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Behind the Scenes Featurette: Wynonna Earp!

WYNONNA EARP -- "Purgatory" Episode 101 -- Pictured: (l-r) Dominique Provost-Chalkley as Waverly Earp, Melanie Scrofano as Wynonna Earp -- (Photo by: Michelle Faye/Syfy/Wynonna Earp Productions)
WYNONNA EARP – Pictured: (l-r) Dominique Provost-Chalkley as Waverly Earp, Melanie Scrofano as Wynonna Earp — (Photo by: Michelle Faye/Syfy/Wynonna Earp Productions)

Based on the IDW graphic novel by Beau Smith, Syfy’s modern supernatural western, Wynonna Earp, stars Melanie Scrofrano as Wyatt Earp’s great-great granddaughter, Wynonna Earp, a young woman who left town years ago but has now returned home to face her literal and figurative demons (although she doesn’t know it when we meet her – she’s just attending a funeral).

Syrfy has released a behind-the-scenes featurette that gives us the lowdown on the new series, Wynonna Earp, which premieres on April 1st. Check it out after the jump.

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The Magicians: The Writing Room: Lies!

THE MAGICIANS -- "The Writing Room" Episode 109 -- Pictured: (l-r) Olivia Taylor Dudley as Alice, Sibyl Gregory as Beatrix, Hale Appleman as Eliot -- (Photo by: Carole Segal/Syfy)
THE MAGICIANS — “The Writing Room” Episode 109 — Pictured: (l-r) Olivia Taylor Dudley as Alice, Sibyl Gregory as Beatrix, Hale Appleman as Eliot — (Photo by: Carole Segal/Syfy)

The Magicians (Syfy, Mondays, 9/8C) has become this curious mix of Harry Potter and Narnia – with a healthy helping of WTF on all sides.

In The Writing Room, Quentin learns there’s a permanent key to Fillory if only he can find it – which leads him, Alice, Eliot and Penny into a danger they’ve never even imagined before.

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Syfy Announces Cast and Plot of Sharknado 4!

SHARKNADO 3: OH HELL NO! -- Pictured: Jerry Springer as Manic Tourist -- (Photo by: Raymond Liu/Syfy)
SHARKNADO 3: OH HELL NO! — Pictured: Jerry Springer as Manic Tourist — (Photo by: Raymond Liu/Syfy)

To quote Quantum Leap’s Sam Beckett, ‘Oh boy!’

Syfy has announced that Sharknado 4 – once again a collaboration with The Asylum – ‘will take place five years after the East Coast was ravaged in Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No.’

Returning cast include Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, David Hasselhoff and Ryan Newman. They will be joined by  a new group of co-stars including Gary Busey and Cheryl Tiegs.

Once again, writer Thunder Levin and director Anthony C. Ferrante will create the epic badness we’ve come to know and love to hate. Follow the jump for more.

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Spotify To Have Plot Relevant Presence In Syfy’s Hunters!

HUNTERS -- "The Beginning & The End" Episode 101 -- Pictured: Julian McMahon as Lionel McCarthy -- (Photo by: Ben King/Syfy)
HUNTERS — “The Beginning & The End” Episode 101 — Pictured: Julian McMahon as Lionel McCarthy — (Photo by: Ben King/Syfy)

In what has to a first, Spotify will have a plot relevant presence in syfy’s new series Hunters.

Here’s how it works: In a gritty underground world, the “Hunters” – ruthless, otherworldly terrorists at the center of the series’ story – regularly communicate via coded messages within Spotify playlists. The series’ unique story-telling will feature songs by both classic and current artists such as Savages and The Kinks, as well as cover tracks available exclusively on Spotify.  Online, the partnership will include a season-long digital experience called “Crack the Code,” where fans can enter a sweepstakes by deciphering a secret coded phrase hidden within special playlists on Spotify (curated with tracks featured in HUNTERS).

For further details, follow the jump.

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The Magicians Finds Its Heart!

THE MAGICIANS -- "The Strangled Heart" Episode 108 -- Pictured: (l-r) Anne Dudek as Professor Pearl Sunderland, Jason Ralph as Quentin -- (Photo by: Carole Segal/Syfy)
THE MAGICIANS – “The Strangled Heart” Episode 108 (Photo by: Carole Segal/Syfy)

This week’s episode of The Magicians (Syfy, 9/8C) is entitled The Strangled Heart, which is appropriate because this is the episode where the show finds its heart and soul after seven episodes of slowly and carefully (for the most part) building our familiarity with the core characters.

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One Last Bite: Bitten Stars and Executive Producer Talk Final Season!

BITTEN -- Season:1 -- Pictured: (l-r) Laura Vandervoort as Elena Michaels, Greyston Holt as Clayton Danvers, Greg Bryk as Jeremy Danvers -- (Photo by: Matt Barnes/Syfy)
BITTEN (Photo by: Matt Barnes/Syfy)

Bitten (Syfy, Mondays, 11/10C) begins its final season this week and series stars Laura Vandervoort, Grek Bryk and Greyston Holt and Executive Producer J.B. Sugar took a bit of time to chat with a group of bloggers/journalists about it.

In a few cases, the simplest questions sparked the most interesting answers as the four talked about what’s ahead and reminisced about their time on the series. Occasionally, because there were so many participants, the transcriber lost track of which voice belonged to which actor, so there are a few comments ascribed to ‘Male.’

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The Magicians Bespells Syfy – Gets Season 2 Order!

THE MAGICIANS -- Season:1 -- Pictured: (l-r) Stella Maeve as Julia, Summer Bishil as Margo, Hale Appleman as Eliot, Jason Ralph as Quentin, Olivia Taylor Dudley as Alice, Arjun Gupta as Penny -- (Photo by: Lorenzo Agius/Syfy)
THE MAGICIANS — Season:1 — Pictured: (l-r) Stella Maeve as Julia, Summer Bishil as Margo, Hale Appleman as Eliot, Jason Ralph as Quentin, Olivia Taylor Dudley as Alice, Arjun Gupta as Penny — (Photo by: Lorenzo Agius/Syfy)

The Magicians has been given a 13-episode second season order by Syfy. For more, follow the jump.

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