This September on Space: Thrilling Premieres of Z NATION, UTOPIA, and FALLING SKIES

— September 4, 2014

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  • The fight for mankind begins Friday, Sept. 12 with the series premiere of post-apocalyptic zombie thriller Z NATION at 10 p.m. ET.
  • The post-apocalyptic drama continues with the Season 3 premiere of FALLING SKIES, Friday, Sept. 12 at 9 p.m. ET.
  • ‘The Network’ attempts to save the human race in the Season 2 premiere of UTOPIA, Monday, Sept. 15 at 10 p.m. ET. Viewers can binge-watch Season 1 during the UTOPIA CATCH UP MARATHON on Sunday, Sept. 14 beginning at 9 p.m. ET.
  • INNERSPACE hosts Teddy Wilson, Morgan Hoffman, and Ajay Fry give viewers an inside look at Space’s flagship series with the special premiere of INNERSPACE: BEHIND THE SCENES, Friday, Sept. 5 at 6:30 p.m. ET.
  • WIZARD WARS performs one last disappearing act during the Season 1 finale, Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 10 p.m. ET.
  • Movies premiering on Space this September are: MOON (Saturday, Sept. 13 at 1:10 a.m. ET) and PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 3 (Sunday, Sept. 28 at 1 a.m. ET).


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Below is a chronological list of premieres, finales, and specials for September on Space. All programming is subject to change (all times ET; visit to confirm local broadcast times and for the full broadcast schedule).

Friday, Sept. 5

6:30 p.m. INNERSPACE: BEHIND THE SCENES *Special Premiere*

Hosts Teddy Wilson, Morgan Hoffman, and Ajay Fry take viewers behind the scenes of INNERSPACE to show what really happens before and after taping the daily pop culture news show. The hosts also answer viewers’ burning questions and take the cameras with them as they enjoy a day off. 


Friday, Sept. 12

9 p.m. FALLING SKIES “On Thin Ice” *Season 3 Premiere*

Tom (Noah Wyle, ER) has his hands full as the resistance continues to battle alien invaders. Tom's decision to have the rebel skitters fight alongside humans creates tension and raises suspicions that someone may be feeding secrets to the enemy.

10 p.m. Z NATION “Puppies and Kittens” *Series Premiere*

In the debut episode, Lieutenant Mark Hammond (Harold Perrineau, LOST), assembles a team of everyday heroes to transport the only known survivor of the zombie virus from New York to California in hopes of using his blood for a vaccine. Also starring Tom Everett Scott (SOUTHLAND), and DJ Qualls (SUPERNATURAL).


Saturday, Sept. 13

1:10 a.m. MOON (2009) *Movie Premiere*

Astronaut Sam Bell (Sam Rockwell, The Way Way Back) is nearing the completion of his 3-year-long contract with Lunar Industries, mining Earth's primary source of energy on the dark side of the moon. Alone with only the base's vigilant computer Gerty (Kevin Spacey) as his sole companion, Bell's extended isolation has taken its toll. He longs to return home, but a terrible accident on the lunar surface leads to a disturbing discovery.


Sunday, Sept. 14

9 p.m. 4 a.m. UTOPIA CATCH UP MARATHON *Season 1*

The six-part series follows a small group of previously unconnected people who find themselves in possession of The Utopia Experiments, a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. Suddenly and brutally, their lives begin to implode when they are relentlessly targeted by a murderous organization known as ‘The Network,’ who is in pursuit of the manuscript. The terrified group are left with only one option if they want to survive – they have to run. UTOPIA stars Fiona O'Shaughnessy (Alexander), Alexandra Roach (HUNDERBY), Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (MISFITS), and Adeel Akhtar (The Dictator). Space airs all six episodes of UTOPIA Season 1.


Monday, Sept. 15

10 p.m. UTOPIA *Season 2 Premiere*
In 1974, young scientific genius Philip Carvel (Tom Burke, THE MUSKETEERS) meets an idealistic security services agent, Milner (Rose Leslie, GAME OF THRONES) at a secret forum of political, industrial, financial, and academic leaders. Milner is in charge of a powerful shadowy organization known only as ‘The Network’. Together they hatch a radical plan they believe will save the human race from the horrific ramifications of over-population.


Tuesday, Sept. 23

10 p.m. WIZARD WARS *Season 1 Finale*

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Sunday, Sept. 28

1 a.m. PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 3 *Movie Premiere*

In 1988, young sisters Katie (Chloe Csengery, UP ALL NIGHT) and Kristi (Jessica Tyler Brown, HAWTHORNE) befriend an invisible entity who resides in their home. The cameras are on and recording the chilling moments when evil begins to terrorize the young sisters for the first time.

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