Merlin and Arthur

TV THIS WEEK: Merlin's final episode, Orphan Black's season finale + more!

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May 27, 2013

Original content is scarce this week, but Merlin will get his magic on bigtime as Merlin ends forever, while Orphan Black's first season comes to a close.

Also this week, Revolution doesn't care that it's Memorial Day as the team raids the tower, William Shatner's Weird or What? ends its first season, Yoda becomes a LEGO in LEGO® Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles, Beth has two episodes to talk to God on Save Me, Will's team loses faith in him on Hannibal, Leonardo raids the Vatican on Da Vinci's Demons, and lots of stuff happens to lots of people on Game of Thrones.

Here's what we have to look forward to this week on sci-fi, fantasy, and paranormal TV.

Monday, May 27

Revolution (NBC) 10 p.m. - “Children of Men”

The resolution to Rachel's assassination attempt to kill Monroe is revealed. Meanwhile, the most of the rest of the gang get inside the tower, and Miles and Monroe are headed for another big faceoff.

Here's a look:

Tuesday, May 28

Weird or What? (Syfy) 8 & 9 p.m. - “Ancient Mysteries” and “End of the World”

Season-one finale! First up, it's a look at three ancient artifacts that have the potential to rewrite history. And then the second episode delves into the predictions of a physicist based on Mayan texts and a NASA scientist's discovery involving aliens. William Shatner hosts.

Here's a promo:

Wednesday, May 29

LEGO® Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles (Cartoon Network) 8 p.m.

Special event! Yoda gets LEGO-tized! When the forces of evil try to create a super weapon, Yoda and a Padawan class battle to stop them in this 30-minute mini animated movie.

Here's a preview:

Thursday, May 30

Save Me (NBC) 8 & 8:30 p.m. - “WWJD; Heal Thee

Beth tries to be a good Samaritan to her elderly neighbor but runs into challenges. Then, in the second episode, Beth tries to nurse an injured squirrel back to health after Carly ends up in the hospital in a coma.

Hannibal (NBC) 10 p.m. - “Buffet Froid

The team investigates two murders that may be connected. Meanwhile, doubts arise when Will contaminates a crime scene, and Hannibal adds to Will's fears.

Here's a preview:

Friday, May 31

Da Vinci's Demons (Starz) 9 p.m. - “The Hierophant”

Leonardo creates an underwater suit. Meanwhile, he tries to enter the Vatican through the sewers and has a run-in with the pope and a mysterious prisoner.

Here's a promo:

Merlin (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “Diamond of the Day, Part 2”

Series finale! After five seasons, the end is here! In the finale, Merlin and Morgana square off finally as secrets are revealed and the future of King Arthur and Camelot are threatened.

Here's a look:

Other Friday shows of interest:

On the Travel Channel's The Dead Files (10 p.m.), Steve and Amy investigate a California hotel that is reported to have spirited spirits who are out to do harm in “Hotel Nowhere – California.”

Saturday, June 1

Orphan Black (BBC America) 9 p.m. - “Endless Forms Most Beautiful”

Season-one finale! Everything comes to a head as Sarah tries to bring her nemesis back to sanity. Meanwhile, Art interferes as he tries to get answers. Orphan Black has been renewed for a second 10-episode season, which will air next year.

Here's a preview:

Other Saturday shows of interest:

On Bio's Celebrity Ghost Stories (9 p.m.), George Wendt, Wayne Newton and Ace Frehley remember their encounters with ghosts. And on the channel's The Haunting Of ... (10 p.m.), Barry Bostwick relates his own ghostly tale.

Sunday, June 2

Game of Thrones (HBO) 9 p.m. - “The Rains of Castamere”

House Tully and House Frey prepare their alliance as Edmure meets his bride. Meanwhile, Bran discovers he has a new gift, and Jon finds himself in the toughest battle of his life

Here's a look:

Other Sunday shows of interest:

On TLC's Long Island Medium (9 and 9:30 p.m.), Theresa and the family struggle when their dog goes missing, and Theresa plays matchmaker for her cousin.

What are you going to watch?


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