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TV THIS WEEK: Fringe's Walter visits Sleepy Hollow, S.H.I.E.L.D. & more

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Nov 4, 2013

Nope, he won't play Walter, but we're still happy to see John Noble return to TV in a recurring role on Fox's sleeper hit Sleepy Hollow. Other big guest stars include Bob Newhart, Bill Nye and Linda Carter.

This week, Cat goes to her high-school reunion on Beauty and the Beast, it's a floating-bodies mystery on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Klaus tries to protect Hayley and the unborn baby on The Originals, Remy and Caleb seek to contact the other side on Ravenswood, Dean's connection with a German shepherd gets a little too close on Supernatural, a winner is chosen on Face Off, a hypnotherapist does not use his powers for good on Person of Interest, more people get naked on Naked Vegas, a mole is revealed on Revolution, Oliver takes on the League of Assassins on Arrow, it's a night out for The Tomorrow People, and someone's going to get burned on American Horror Story: Coven.

And it's Bob Newhart vs. Bill Nye on The Big Bang Theory, Lynda Carter is featured as one of the characters' crushes on Two and a Half Men, Jafar's origin story is revealed on Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, Silas agrees to bring Bonnie back from the dead on The Vampire Diaries, Mycroft arrives in New York looking for help from Holmes and Watson on Elementary, Blutbadens begin exploding on Grimm, Grayson investigates Lady Jayne on Dracula, Colin Ferguson returns to Haven, Sharknado makes way for sea vampires on Syfy's Beast of the Bering Sea, Neverland's future rests with the folks of Storybrooke on Once Upon a Time, and the survivors struggle with adversity on The Walking Dead.

Here's what we have to look forward to this week on sci-fi, fantasy and paranormal TV, along with non-sci-fi shows that feature genre stars.

Monday, Nov. 4

Sleepy Hollow (Fox) 9 p.m. - “The Sin Eater”

John Noble alert!Fringe's Walter (Noble) proves to have vital clues regarding Ichabod's blood tie with the Horseman. Meanwhile, Crane goes missing and Abbie desperately tries to find him. Noble's character will be recurring.

Here's a look:

Beauty and The Beast (The CW) 9 p.m. - “Reunion”

It's high-school reunion time for Cat. Meanwhile, Vincent runs into someone from his past.

Here's a promo:

Other Monday shows of interest:

On the Cartoon Network's newest animated series, Steven Universe, (8 p.m.), an apparently ordinary boy becomes an intergalactic hero.

Tuesday, Nov. 5

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC) 8 p.m. - “F.Z.Z.T.

Coulson and the team hunt for a killer when floating bodies are discovered.

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The Originals (The CW) 8 p.m. - “Fruit of the Poisoned Tree”

Klaus gets hot and bothered when Hayley and their unborn child are threatened by a witch. Meanwhile, Davina attempts to keep her magic under control, while Cami asks Father Kieran for advice.

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Ravenswood (ABC Family) 8 p.m. - “Believe”

Remy and Caleb try to get in touch with the other side so they can attempt to convince Luke that Ravenswood has a supernatural connection. Meanwhile, Olivia looks into her father's death and discovers something ominous at work.

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Supernatural (The CW) 9 p.m. - “Dog Dean Afternoon”

Sam and Dean's latest investigation goes to the dogs, literally, when they use a spell to communicate with their only witness to a gruesome crime ... a German shepherd.

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Face Off (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Swan Song”

Season-five finale! The final three contestants are tasked with creating two Swan Lake-inspired looks, a swan and a sorcerer, for a performance of the Los Angeles ballet, and a winner is crowned.

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Person of Interest (CBS) 10 p.m. - “The Perfect Mark”

The team digs into the life of the latest person of interest, a hypnotherapist who is not quite what he seems. Elsewhere, Carter hunts down a connection between an antiquities dealer and HR.

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Naked Vegas (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “Devil Pirates and Aliens”

The team creates aliens for the opening of a tequila company, and they face the ultimate challenge ... body-painted pirate girls going down a water slide for a music video.

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Wednesday, Nov. 6

Revolution (NBC) 8 p.m. - “The Patriot Act”

Rachel learns a shocking secret about someone close to her, and Miles tries to protect Aaron, who has popped up on the Patriots' radar. Meanwhile, Neville tries to break through Jason's programming.

Here's a look:

Arrow (The CW) 8 p.m. - “League of Assassins”

Oliver goes up against a member of the League of Assassins. Meanwhile, Moira must decide between taking a deal to save her life, or risking everything by going to trial.

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The Tomorrow People (The CW) 9 p.m. - “All Tomorrow's Parties”

The Tomorrow People risk a night out. Meanwhile, Jedikiah's boss wants to meet Stephen, who has broken Ultra protocol ... again.

Here's a look:

Paranormal Witness (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “The Visitors”

A former engineer with NASA captures evidence of a possible encounter with the paranormal.

Here's a promo:

American Horror Story: Coven (FX) 10 p.m. - “Burn, Witch, Burn!"

As Fiona and Myrtle vie to control the Coven, Zoe discovers a new power.

Here's a preview:

Other Wednesday shows of interest:

On the Science Channel's Through the Wormhole With Morgan Freeman (9 p.m.), various scenarios are explored involving first contact in “Alien Menace?” And on Syfy's Ghost Mine (10 p.m.), the team discovers new mysteries revolving around the mine in “Passageway to the Unknown.”

Thursday, Nov. 7

The Big Bang Theory (CBS) 8 p.m. - “The Proton Displacement”

Bob Newhart vs. Bill Nye alert! Professor Proton (a returning Newhart) and the Science Guy (Nye) throw down when Professor Proton asks for advice from Leonard and not Sheldon, leaving Sheldong seeking vengeance.

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Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (ABC) 8 p.m. - “The Serpent”

Jafar threatens the Knave with a death sentence, leaving both Alice and the Red Queen in a difficult position. Meanwhile, in flashback, Jafar's origins are revealed, as well as what he truly wants from the Knave.

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The Vampire Diaries (The CW) 8 p.m. - “Handle With Care”

Now that Silas has taken the cure, aka drunk Katherine, he's a human again who can die. While he promises to bring Bonnie back from the dead, not everyone is convinced he's being sincere. Meanwhile, Katherine continues on her own human journey.

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The Returned (Sundance) 9 p.m. - “Simon”

Camille struggles to reconnect with her family, and Simon approaches Adele, but his “return” is not easy for him, either.

Two and a Half Men (CBS) 9:30 p.m. - “Justice in Star-Spangled Hot Pants”

Lynda Carter alert! Lynda Carter pops up after Walden discovers Alan has a longtime crush on Wonder Woman.

Elementary (CBS) 10 p.m. - “The Marchioness”

Sherlock is none to happy about the New York arrival of his brother, Mycroft, who wants Holmes and Watson to help him with a case. Meanwhile, Sherlock fumes about Watson and Mycroft's relationship.

Here's a promo:

Friday, Nov. 8

Pete's Christmas (Hallmark) 8 p.m.

Pete and his family are having the worst Christmas ever, but luckily he'll get a chance to Groundhog Day it over and over and over again until he gets it right. And, even more luckily, there's a girl at the center of it all.

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The Neighbors (ABC) 8:30 p.m. - “We Jumped the Shark (Tank)”

A Shark Tank crossover event! Debbie's new purse design catches the interest of the Shark Tank but unfortunately Larry is determined to assist in pitching the product to the sharks.

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Grimm (NBC) 9 p.m. - “A Dish Best Served Cold”

When Blutbaden begin exploding, Nick and Hank's latest investigation leads to an age-old feud. Meanwhile, Monroe and Rosalee consider taking their relationship to a new level.

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Dracula (NBC) 10 p.m. - “Goblin Merchant Men”

Grayson delves into the possibility that Lady Jayne may be a vampire hunter for the Order of the Dragon. Meanwhile, Lucy tries to help Mina get over a broken heart by taking her through Bohemian London.

Here's a look:

Haven (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “William”

Colin Ferguson returns! William's back, but he's in need of rescuing when he gets nabbed by the barn thugs, who've been causing trouble in Haven as well. But first, did Audrey put a bullet in Nathan's heart?

Here's a promo:

Other Friday shows of interest:

On the Travel Channel's The Dead Files (10 p.m.), Steve and Amy try to help a family that believes they are being attacked by violent, invisible forces in “Evil Within – St. Clair Shores, MI.”

Saturday, Nov. 9

Beast of the Bering Sea (Syfy) 9 p.m.

Sharks are soooo last summer! Move over Sharknado! Syfy's latest original features Sharknado's Cassie Scerbo and Jerry Maguire as a sister/brother team who go prospecting for gold and disturb a colony of blood-sucking sea vampires.

Here's a look:

Other Saturday shows of interest:

On the Cartoon Network, there are new episodes on Ben 10: Omniverse (9:30 a.m.) and Teen Titans Go! (10 a.m.). And on LMN's Celebrity Ghost Stories (9 p.m.), the stories come from Cherie Currie, Joseph Bologna, Diane Farr and Estella Warren. Then, on the channel's The Haunting Of... (10 p.m.), Sally Struthers heads back to a home she once lived in in Brentwood, Calif., where a spirit terrorized her.

Sunday, Nov. 10

Once Upon a Time (ABC) 8 p.m. - “Dark Hollow”

The battle to reunite their family comes home to Storybrooke, leaving the fate of Neverland hanging in the balance.

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The Walking Dead (AMC) 9 p.m. - “Internment”

The survivors face multiple enemies. Meanwhile, what's up with all the “I” titles for this season's episodes?

And you can catch Talking Dead at 10 p.m., with host Chris Hardwick chatting up all the episode's developments with guest stars from the series and other non-Walking Dead superfan stars.

Here's a look:

Finding Bigfoot (Animal Planet) 8 & 10 p.m. - “Australian Yowie” and “Return to Boggy Creek”

A Bigfoot-like creature, the Australian Yowie, is sought. Then, the team heads to Fouke, Ark., to investigate where the 1972 The Legend of Boggy Creek film was made.

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Witches of East End (Lifetime) 10 p.m. - “Potentia Noctis”

Freya uncovers a shocking discovery, and Ingrid flashes back to a past life.

Other Sunday shows of interest:

On TLC's Long Island Medium (9 & 9:30 p.m.), Theresa tries to help a woman who gets a message from her daughter in “Bunny Love,” and Larry Jr.'s plans upset his mom in “Ready to Leave.”

What are you going to watch?

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