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Science Channel 'Fringe' Thanksgiving Marathon Event, details

By April MacIntyre Nov 12, 2012, 20:53 GMT

Science Channel 'Fringe' Thanksgiving Marathon Event, details

Joshua Jackson, Anna Torv and John Noble - 2012 Fox Upfronts Programming Presentation Post-Show Party - Arrivals - Wollman Rink at Central Park - New York City, NY, USA © Janet Mayer / PRPhotos.com

"Fringe" fans rejoice: Science Channel will premiere the sci-fi hit on November 20.

Highlights:

--Science Channel Unveils Three Hours of FRINGE Every Tuesday Night, BeginningNovember 20 at 8 PM ET/PT--

--Special Post-Thanksgiving Marathon Event Featuring the Complete First Season Airs Friday, November 23 and Saturday, November 24

From Science Channel:

Fans can join FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, eccentric scientist Dr. Walter Bishop and his estranged son Peter as they investigate the universe of the paranormal and science of the unexplained on the breakthrough series FRINGE. 

Beginning Thanksgiving Week, the critically-acclaimed franchise returns to its very beginning with an expanded examination of actual fringe science that only Science Channel can provide.

Science Channel is airing all five seasons of FRINGE in 2012 and 2013, starting with the network premiere of the two-hour pilot and first episode on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, from 8-11 PM (ET/PT).

To celebrate the premiere, Science Channel is continuing season one of FRINGE with daylong marathons on

Friday, November 23 from 10:30 AM – 11 PM (ET/PT) and

Saturday, November 24 from 11:30 AM – 11 PM (ET/PT).

Following the marathon, FRINGE will air regularly every Tuesday night from 8-11 PM (ET/PT) beginning on Tuesday, November 27 with season two.

Featuring leading experts such as Dr. Michio Kaku, Science Channel will examine phenomena such as time travel, dream sharing and parallel universes with the short-form series, “Science of Fringe”.  Also, every Tuesday night Science Channel airings of FRINGE will begin with a special appearance by series star John Noble, who will set the stage for the back-to-back-to-back episodes.

“Viewers tuning into FRINGE on Science Channel will see one of television’s smartest and most addictive series in a more thought-provoking format than ever before,” said Debbie Adler Myers, General Manager and Executive Vice President of Science Channel.  “Audiences will find all of the action and riveting drama associated with this pop culture sensation, along with a deeper dive into the mind-blowing science that provides the foundation for the series.”

The series explores the ever-blurring line between scientific concepts and reality, where hybrid beings tear through sewers, thieves walk through walls and portals open to parallel universes.

Unable to police a world in which science has advanced beyond our wildest dreams–and nightmares–Olivia Dunham (series star Anna Torv) seeks help from Dr. Walter Bishop (John Noble) and his jack-of-all-trades son, Peter Bishop (Joshua Jackson). Under the direction of Special Agent Phillip Broyles (Lance Reddick) and assisted by Agents Astrid Farnsworth (Jasika Nicole), Charlie Francis (Kirk Acevedo) and Lincoln Lee (Seth Gabel), the Fringe Team investigates unusual incidents that defy human logic and unimaginable events that threaten our very existence on a universal scale.

 



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