Game of Thrones - Season 3

TV THIS WEEK: Thrones, Doctor Who, Walking Dead, Revolution & more

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Mar 25, 2013, 2:14 PM EDT

It's a big week, with the return of Revolution, Doctor Who, and Game of Thrones. Also this week, Orphan Black premieres, and we'll get the big finale of The Walking Dead.

And, Sally continues to decompose on Being Human, Linda Hamilton goes Fae on Lost Girl, we learn more about the town on Bates Motel, it's the season four finale on Face Off, The Neighbors might be called back home on the show's season one finale, the Vigilante meets The Savior on Arrow, orphans are trained to become hunters on Supernatural, Elena and Rebekah hunt for the cure on The Vampire Diaries, Tess learns the truth on Beauty & The Beast, Archer has to save the Pope on Archer, Skye's life hangs in the balance on Cult, a killer Wesen murders online gamers on Grimm, and Martin tries to find out information from a condemned killer on Touch.

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

Monday, March 25

Being Human (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “If I Only Had Raw Brain”

Sally continues her decline, while Josh and Nora try to find a solution. Meanwhile, Josh encounters a vampire stripper, who puts things into perspective for him, and Aidan and Kenny end up on an unexpected adventure.

Here's a promo:

Revolution (NBC) 10 p.m. - “The Stand”

Midseason Premiere! Picking up where things left off four months ago, Miles tries to help his small band of rebels escape from a power-infused Monroe. Rachel promises Charlie she can help the rebels get the power back on.

Catch Up with Revolution:

Bates Motel (A&E) 10 p.m. - “Nice Town You Picked, Norma...”

It looks like Norma and Norman will begin to learn why White Pine Bay was the perfect town for them to settle in. Meanwhile, Dylan arrives and causes trouble at home.

Here's a look at the first season:

Lost Girl (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “Delinquents”

Linda Hamilton alert! The Terminator's Linda Hamilton guest stars as a ruthless assassin named Acacia, whose arrival means trouble for Bo. Meanwhile, Bo, Dyson and Kenzi track a Fae serial killer at an urban camp for at-risk youth who is targeting the residents.

Here's a look:

Tuesday, March 26

Face Off (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Living the Dream”

Season four finale! The final three makeup artists travel to Las Vegas where they are tasked with creating waterproof makeups for the show, “Le Reve: The Dream.”

Here's a preview:

Robot Combat League (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “The Next Level of Carnage”

It's a big twist for the combatants as a power-up challenge is introduced in the next round of the competition.

Here's a promo:

Other Tuesday shows of interest:

Part two of the Science Channel's The Definitive Guide to Aliens (10 p.m.) examines how humans can prepare for an alien encounter.

Wednesday, March 27

The Neighbors (ABC) 8:30 p.m. - “It Has Begun...”

Season one finale! Oh, no! Could it be time for the Zabvronians to go home? Meanwhile, the Weavers take the Bird-Kersees to Atlantic City and discover that Larry can count, and actually see through, cards. And Jackie wants a human wedding.

Arrow (The CW) 8 p.m. - “Salvation”

A resident of the Glades who calls himself The Savior goes on a killing spree and posts his kills online, saying he was inspired by the Vigilante. Elsewhere, Malcolm orders Moira to find the person who tried to assassinate him. Awkward!

Here's a preview:

Supernatural (The CW) 9 p.m. - “Freaks and Geeks”

Someone is taking out vampires, which wouldn't seem to be a bad thing for Sam and Dean. However, the brothers discover that orphans, who lost their parents to vamps, are being trained as hunters by a mysterious man.

Here's a promo:

Haunted Collector (Syfy) 9 p.m. - “Island of Fear; Tropical Terror”

John and his team head to Puerto Rico, where they investigate Ponce de Leon's estate and reports of disembodied apparitions.

Here's a look:

Stranded (Syfy) 10 p.m. - “Three Valley Chateau”

Three New Yorkers agree to get stranded to investigate paranormal activies at a remote resort and a neighboring ghost town in Canada.

Here's a preview:

Thursday, March 28

The Vampire Diaries (The CW) 8 p.m. - “American Gothic”

Elena and Rebekah go in search of Katherine and the cure, only to run into Elijah. Meanwhile, Stefan and Damon try to find Elena. And back in Mystic Falls, Klaus learns the secret of Silas' power.

Here's a sneak peek:

Beauty & The Beast (The CW) 9 p.m. - “Partners in Crime”

Tess finally learns the truth about Vincent. Meanwhile, Evan sees something that makes him change his opinion about Cat.

Here's a look:

Archer (FX) 10 p.m. - “The Papal Chase

Archer tries to save the Pope from an assassination attempt. Meanwhile, Operation Bad Habit is a go.

Here's a preview:

Other Thursday shows of interest:

On AMC's Comic Book Men (10 p.m.), Walt tries to buy original artwork from his favorite artist.

Friday, March 29

Cult (The CW) 9 p.m. - “The Good Fight”

When Skye collapses after being slipped a drug at a Cult fan party, she ends up in the hospital as Jeff tries to find a sample of the drug to reverse the affects. Meanwhile, Skye struggles in a hallucinogenic state against Billy and others who want her to stop searching for the truth.

Here's a promo:

Grimm (NBC) 9 p.m. - “Nameless”

Nick and Hank go on the hunt for a Wesen killer who seems to be killing within the online gaming community. Meanwhile, Juliette begins to understand her hallucinations.

Here's a look:

Touch (Fox) 9 p.m. - “Clockwork”

Reeling from a terrible tragedy, Martin is led to Philip Green (guest star Paul Vincent O'Connor), who was Dr. Teller's first patient and who is on death row for killing three Aster Corps employees. While Martin tries to get answers from Green, he won't agree to reveal anything unless he is reunited with his daughter, Dr. Kate Gordon (guest star Annie Wersching).

Here's a promo:

Other Friday shows of interest:

On the Travel Channel's Ghost Adventures (9 p.m.), the team explores “Glen Tavern Inn” in Santa Paula, CA, where actress Brit Morgan and singer Mimi Page join in the lockdown. And on the channel's The Dead Files Revisited (10 p.m.), Steven and Amy offer updates on past investigations in “Fatal Attachment & Blood on the Track.”

Saturday, March 30

Doctor Who (BBC America) 8 p.m. - “The Bells of Saint John”

Midseason premiere! Yep, we lost the Ponds, but Clara looks to be more than Companion-worthy. As the series returns for eight new episodes, the Doctor finds Clara and battles the Spoonheads, who have something to do with sinister Wi-Fi that's harvesting human minds. And BBC America is also offering a little Doctor Who present. Beginning at 2 a.m. on Friday morning, with occasional interruptions, every episode of Season Five, Six and Seven will aired, leading up to the big premiere.

Here's a look:

Orphan Black (BBC America) 9 p.m. - “Natural Selection”

Season one premiere! A troubled young woman named Sarah sees her double commit suicide and assumes the woman's identity, only to get caught in a deadly conspiracy when she discovers she is a clone. Ten episodes are in production.

Here's a look:

The Nerdist (BBC America) 10 p.m.

Season two premiere! Chris Hardwick hosts a new 10 episode season, which kicks off with guests that include Lost's Dominic Monaghan, Doctor Who's Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman, Orphan Black's Tatiana Maslany and comedian, Matt Kirshen.

Other Saturday shows of interest:

On Bio's My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera (10 p.m.), a woman is shocked to see a ghost in the back seat of her car.

Sunday, March 31

The Good Wife (CBS) 9 p.m. - “The Wheels of Justice”

Morena Baccarin alert! Firefly and V's Morena Baccarin pops in for a guest role as the new wife of Colin Sweeney (Dylan Baker), who may have killed his first wife. Considering how good John Noble's (Fringe) guest spot was last week, and how good the guest roles are in general on this show, it may be worth a look.

Here's a look:

Game of Thrones (HBO) 9 p.m. - “Valar Dohaeris”

Season three premiere! The series continues as Daenerys heads to Slaver's Bay to find a ship and new alliances. And in King's Landing, Tyrion goes after his reward, while Littlefinger makes Sansa an offer she can't refuse.

The Walking Dead (AMC) 9 p.m. - “Welcome to the Tombs”

Season three finale! Rick and the survivors decide if defending the prison is worth the risk as the Governor readies to launch his attack.

Talking Dead follows the episode with Chris Hardwick leading the discussion about “Welcome to the Tombs”.

Here's a preview and a sneak peek of “Welcome to the Tombs”:

Other Sunday shows of interest:

On Animal Planet's Finding Bigfoot (10 p.m.), the team searches for evidence of Bigfoot in Vietnam in “Jungle Bigfoot.” And in Finding Bigfoot: Untold Stories (9 p.m.), it's a look “Behind the Squatch.”

What are you going to watch?