Falling Skies

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A sixth season of Sons of Anarchy has been commissioned before the fifth season has even premiered. The commission is part of creator Kurt Sutter’s new deal with Twentieth Century Fox.

Blair joins Sheen in sitcom

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Garcia lands lead role

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Cannavale joins Boardwalk Empire

Actor Bobby Cannavale has landed a major role in the third season of Boardwalk Empire. Cannavale will play a “charismatic but ruthless gangster”.

O’Quinn to guest in Falling Skies

Former Lost actor Terry O’Quinn has signed on for a guest role in Falling Skies. O’Quinn will appear in two episodes of the series.

8:30pm Wednesday, January 25 on TV2

TV2′s thrilling drama series Falling Skies concludes tonight, as the team face attacks, security breaches, and even a mutiny.

Falling Skies is set six months after aliens have taken over Earth, destroying the vast majority of the world’s population, wiping out all its defence forces, neutralising its infrastructure, and rounding up teenage males.

Tom Mason (Noah Wyle, E.R) is second-in-command of resistance organisation The 2nd Mass, and tonight divisions within the ranks threaten to tear the group apart.

In addition to a possible mutiny, a new discovery has profound implications for Tom and the group, and a security breach threatens the lives of both the soldiers fighting the advancing aliens and the civilians they are trying to protect.

As the series wraps up, Tom finds himself confronted with a decision that may lead him to discover what the aliens want with the captured teenagers, humankind, and planet Earth.

Missed an episode of Falling Skies? Full episodes are available online. Go to tvnz.co.nz and click the Ondemand link.

8:30pm Wednesday, January 18 on TV2

TV2′s thrilling new drama Falling Skies continues tonight, as the team prepare to fight an unexpected threat against the children of the 2nd Mass.

Falling Skies is set six months after aliens have taken over Earth, destroying the vast majority of the world’s population, wiping out all its defence forces, neutralising its infrastructure, and rounding up teenage males.

Tom Mason (Noah Wyle, E.R) is second-in-command of resistance organisation The 2nd Mass, and tonight they must evacuate their base as the threat draws nearer, but complications arise when one of their own goes into labour during the evacuation.

Things go from bad to worse when the behaviour of the 2nd Mass’ first-in-command gets increasingly stranger, worrying Tom that he might not be fit to lead, and when they meet a woman who employs a suspicious means of survival, he is not sure as to whether she can be trusted.

Missed an episode of Falling Skies? Full episodes are available online. Go to tvnz.co.nz and click the Ondemand link.

8:30pm Wednesday, January 11 on TV2

TV2′s thrilling new drama Falling Skies continues tonight, as the team try another risky plan to rescue the captured teenagers.

Falling Skies is set six months after aliens have taken over Earth, destroying the vast majority of the world’s population, wiping out all its defence forces, neutralising its infrastructure, and rounding up teenage males.

Tom Mason (Noah Wyle, E.R) is second-in-command of resistance organisation The 2nd Mass, and tonight they must decide if the chance of saving the teenage boys is worth putting the life of one of their own at risk. However, a sudden tragedy leads to a discovery which might put the plan at risk, and things will only get worse when a member of The 7th Mass arrives to tell the team that the aliens are en route with a plan to attack them.

Missed an episode of Falling Skies? Full episodes are available online. Go to tvnz.co.nz and click the Ondemand link.

8:30pm Wednesday, January 4 on TV2

In tonight’s instalment of TV2′s brand new drama Falling Skies, the 2nd Mass sets out to discover how they might be able to save the teenagers who have been abducted by aliens.

Starring Noah Wyle (E.R), Falling Skies begins six months after a sudden, unprovoked and unexplained alien invasion leaves the world is in tatters. In the first few days of the invasion, the world’s power grid and technology were neutralised, the combined militaries of all the world’s countries were wiped out, and over 90% of the world’s human population were killed, leaving those remaining in a desperate fight for survival against the occupiers.

Tonight, the plan to save the abducted teenagers could be derailed when Tom (Wyle) starts digging for answers to questions that have haunted him since the early days of the invasion, and various other members of the 2nd Mass disagree over the best method to gather more intelligence on the aliens.

Missed an episode of Falling Skies? Full episodes are available online. Go to tvnz.co.nz and click the Ondemand link.

8:30pm Wednesday, December 28 on TV2

Noah Wyle (E.R) stars in TV2′s brand new drama series Falling Skies, premiering tonight on TV2.

Six months after a sudden, unprovoked and unexplained alien invasion, the world is in tatters. In the first few days of the invasion, the world’s power grid and technology were neutralised, the combined militaries of all the world’s countries were wiped out, and over 90% of the world’s human population was killed, leaving those remaining in a desperate fight for survival against the occupiers.

History professor Tom Mason (Wyle) has been named second in command for the Second Massachussets Militia Regiment, or 2nd Mass, and he must put all of his extensive military history knowledge into practice if the resistance movement is going to have a chance. However, he is somewhat distracted, as his real focus is on his three sons, one of whom – Ben – has been abducted by the aliens for a reason as-yet unknown.

But as Tom and the rest of the 2nd Mass will discover in tonight’s two-hour episode, the aliens aren’t the only ones they have to worry about.

Missed an episode of Falling Skies? Full episodes are available online. Go to tvnz.co.nz and click the Ondemand link.