Syfy's '31 Days Of Halloween' TV News

via press release


Acclaimed Original Anthology Series CHANNEL ZERO Returns for a Six-Night Event
with New Installment, THE DREAM DOOR Five New Original Movies Debut, Featuring Stars from ‘Riverdale,’ ‘The Bold Type,’ WYNONNA EARP, ‘Charmed’ and THE MAGICIANS

SYFY WIRE Super-Serves Fans with Exclusive Horror-Inspired Content Including In-Depth Interviews with Jamie Lee Curtis, John Carpenter and Jason Blum

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - This October, SYFY is the destination for non-stop horror as the network celebrates its 10th annual 31 DAYS OF HALLOWEEN programming event. The chilling lineup airs all day and night throughout the month, and includes the premieres of five terrifying original movies, a new installment of the acclaimed anthology series CHANNEL ZERO, spooky new seasons of SYFY series VAN HELSING and Z NATION, a variety of cult horror flicks, and deep dives into all things horror on genre news destination SYFY WIRE. The month-long event includes:


Z NATION – Season 5 Premiere Friday, October 5 at 9/8c
An unlikely group of survivors become reluctant heroes in the zombie apocalypse when they find themselves on a mission to save humanity in this series starring Kellita Smith, Keith Allan, Russell Hodgkinson, DJ Qualls, Anastasia Baranova, Nat Zang and Lydia Hearst.

VAN HELSING – Season 3 Premiere Friday, October 5 at 10/9c
In Season 3, after being bitten by a shape-shifting Elder vampire loyal to the Van Helsing clan, Vanessa is once again resurrected and forced to confront her family’s legacy. At Crooked Falls, Axel, Scarlett and the others fend off Blak Tek’s forces who hope to add Scarlett to their list of lab rats. The series stars Kelly Overton, Jonathan Scarfe, Christopher Heyerdahl, Missy Peregrym, Vincent Gale, Rukiya Bernard, Trezzo Mahoro and Aleks Paunovic.

World Premiere, Friday October 26 at 11/10c, airs October 26-31
CHANNEL ZERO returns with THE DREAM DOOR, the anthology series’ latest installment based on the “creepypasta” short story “Hidden Door” by Charlotte Bywater. Premiering over six consecutive nights from Friday, October 26 through Halloween Night, Wednesday, October 31 at 11/10c, CHANNEL ZERO: THE DREAM DOOR follows newlyweds Jillian and Tom, who have each brought secrets into their marriage. When they discover a strange door in their basement, those secrets start to threaten their relationship and their lives. Created by Nick Antosca, CHANNEL ZERO: THE DREAM DOOR is directed by Evan Katz (“Small Crimes,” “Cheap Thrills”) and stars Brandon Scott (“Grey’s Anatomy”), Maria Sten (“Straight Outta Compton”), Steven Robertson (“Elementary”), Troy James (“The Strain”), Steven Weber (“Wings”) and Barbara Crampton (“You’re Next”). Following the premiere on October 26, all 6 episodes will be available on VOD.

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NO ESCAPE ROOM – Saturday, October 6 at 9/8c
A father and daughter check out a small town escape room and discover there is something sinister about the place. Starring Mark Ghanimé (“Reign”).

CUCUY: THE BOOGEYMAN – Saturday, October 13 at 7/6c
A teenage girl confined to her home on house arrest soon discovers that the nightmarish urban legends of the Mexican boogeyman, El Cucuy, are actually true. Starring Marisol Nichols (“Riverdale”) and Brian Krause (“Charmed,” “House of Purgatory,” “Sleepwalkers”).

KARMA – Saturday, October 13 at 9/8c
When recent college grad Manny has trouble making ends meet, his father-in-law offers him a job evicting delinquent tenants. Manny soon finds himself unleashing a karma demon which stalks him at every turn. Starring Mandela Van Peebles (“Jigsaw”), Brytni Sarpy (“Truth or Dare”) and Tony Amendola (“Annabelle,” “Once Upon a Time”).

KILLER HIGH – Saturday, October 20 at 9/8c
Sabrina's perfectly planned high school reunion goes south when a monster keeps killing all the guests in this horror-comedy. Starring Kacey Rohl (THE MAGICIANS, “Hannibal”), Asha Bromfield (“Riverdale”) and Varun Saranga (WYNONNA EARP).

DEAD IN THE WATER – Saturday, October 27 at 9/8c
An all-female crew on a boat in the middle of nowhere must deal with an invader on their ship. Starring Nikohl Boosheri (“The Bold Type”).

A daily schedule and full list of movies,

October 5 (Friday)
2:00pm Insidious
4:26pm Insidious: Chapter 2
6:55pm Jeepers Creepers 3
9:00pm Z Nation, Season 5 Premiere
10:01pm Van Helsing, Season 3 Premiere

October 6 (Saturday)
9:00am Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever
10:54am Cabin Fever
1:00pm Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead
3:30pm Wrong Turn
5:00pm The Cabin In the Woods
7:00pm You Might Be the Killer
9:00pm No Escape Room

October 7 (Sunday)
8:30am Wrong Turn
10:25am Fright Night
12:45pm The Cabin In the Woods

October 8 (Monday)
7:30am Nightmare Shark
9:30am The Hollow
7:00pm The Haunting in Connecticut
9:00pm The Vatican Tapes

October 9 (Tuesday)
12:30pm The Rite
3:00pm The Haunting in Connecticut
5:00pm The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
7:00pm The Vatican Tapes
9:00pm The Quiet Ones

October 10 (Wednesday)
6:30am My Soul to Take
8:30am The Rite
11:00am They Found Hell
1:00pm The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
3:00pm The Sandman
5:00pm The Quiet Ones
7:15pm Lights Out
9:00pm The Purge - The Forgotten
10:00pm Lights Out
11:56pm Dementia 13

October 11 (Thursday)
1:06pm Animal
3:02pm Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III
4:56pm The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
7:00pm Texas Chainsaw 3D
9:00pm Leatherface
11:00pm The Purge - The Forgotten

October 12 (Friday)
1:00pm Truth or Dare
3:00pm House of the Witch
5:00pm Texas Chainsaw 3D
7:00pm Leatherface

October 13 (Saturday)
8:00am American Psycho II: All American Girl
9:59am American Psycho
12:11pm Insidious
2:34pm Insidious: Chapter 2
5:00pm Insidious: Chapter 3
7:00pm Cucuy: The Boogeyman (Syfy Original)
9:00pm Karma (Syfy Original)

October 14 (Sunday)
9:30am Insidious: Chapter 2
11:54am Insidious: Chapter 3
2:00pm Van Helsing

October 15 (Monday)
8:30am Ominous
10:30am Backtrack
7:00pm No Escape Room
9:00pm Wrong Turn

October 16 (Tuesday)
1:00pm Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever
2:55pm Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead

October 20 (Saturday)
9:00pm Killer High (Syfy Original)

October 26 (Friday)
11:00pm Channel Zero: The Dream Door
(airs October 26-31)

October 27 (Saturday)
9:00pm Dead in the Water (Syfy Original)

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