Exclusive: SYFY WIRE partners with History Channel for the official Project Blue Book podcast

Dec 20, 2018, 1:00 PM EST

Starting on Jan. 8, HISTORY launches its brand-new series, Project Blue Book, executive-produced by Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Robert Zemeckis and starring Aidan Gillen (Game of Thrones, The Wire) as Dr. J. Allen Hynek.

And right after the premiere, and after every new episode for the whole season, SYFY WIRE and HISTORY will present Project Blue Book: The Official Podcast

Hosted by SYFY WIRE senior producer Tara Bennett, every weekly episode will feature interviews the creators and executive producers of the series, as they discuss the real-life cases that inspired the episodes throughout the season.

From "The Lubbock Lights" to "The Flatwoods Monster," no stone will be left unturned as viewers follow Dr. J. Allen Hynek (Gillen) and Captain Michael Quinn (Michael Malarkey, The Vampire Diaries) while they unravel the mysteries of the real unexplained cases examined by the United States Air Force from 1952-1969.

Project Blue Book debuts on Jan. 8 at 10 p.m. ET/9 CT. Right after every episode airs, look for the companion podcasts to drop at 11 p.m. ET on your favorite podcast service. You can also subscribe now on Apple Podcasts.

For more information on the series and cases explored, check out HISTORY'S Project Blue Book.