Syfy to Air Cult Classic-In-Waiting Big Ass Spider!!


Low-budget, high impact thriller Big Ass Spider! is coming to Syfy. The movie, from Mike Mendez, pretty much does what it says on the tin: a big ass spider terrorizes Los Angeles – and it’s up to a clever exterminator and his security guard sidekick to put a stop to it.

Big Ass Spider! stars Greg Grunberg (Heroes, Alias), Ray Wise (Twin Peaks, Reaper) and Clare Kramer (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), among others and crawls across your TV screen on Saturday, April 19th (9/8C).


NEW YORK – March 17, 2014 – Look out, Los Angeles – one big ass spider is coming your way. Continuing its tradition of presenting the best of cult classic movies, Syfy will premiere Big Ass Spider! on Saturday, April 19 at 9PM (ET/PT).

In Big Ass Spider!, starring Greg Grunberg (Heroes, Alias), a giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and terrorizes Los Angeles. When a massive military strike fails, it is up to a team of scientists – and one clever exterminator – to kill the creature before the city is destroyed. The movie also stars Ray Wise, Clare Kramer, Lin Shaye and Lombardo Boyar. The movie is a production of Epic Pictures.

Big Ass Spider! has been nominated for a 2014 Saturn Award (Best DVD Release). The Saturn Awards, from the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, honors the top works in science fiction, fantasy and horror in film, television and home video.

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