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Syfy is developing a reality show that’s billed as the first-ever full-series look at real-life hackers.

Titled Hackers, the show will examine a different infamous cyber crime in each episode and feature interviews with both the crime’s perpetrators and the investigating law enforcement agents. The project promises to “take viewers deep inside the shadowy and dangerous world of high-tech hackers for the very first time.”

It’s not too hard to think of why… Continue reading Syfy developing reality show about real-life hackers

The dynamic Good Will Hunting duo of Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are once again teaming up: Affleck and Damon’s Pearl Street Films is developing Incorporated for Syfy along with CBS Television Studios, Syfy announced. 

The “espionage thriller,” which is set to be written by David and Alex Pastor, takes place in a futuristic world where corporations appear to have limitless power. Per a press release, Incorporated “will be the story of… Continue reading Ben Affleck and Matt Damon teaming up for ‘Incorporated’ on Syfy

Syfy, returning to its long-form programming roots, has ordered six-hour event series Ascension from Smallville scribe and producer Philip Levens.

The space opera, according to Syfy, will focus on a covert space mission launched by the U.S. government in 1963, which sent hundreds of men, women, and children on a century-long voyage aboard a starship called Ascension to populate a new world. Passengers aboard the spaceship begin to question… Continue reading Syfy orders six-hour event series ‘Ascension’

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Syfy is working on a U.S. version of classic UK sci-fi series Blake’s 7.

Created by Terry Nation (Dr. Who), Blake’s 7 followed a hard-core renegades and criminals who escape from a prison planet — battling humans and aliens alike – and became heroes. The show launched on BBC in 1978 and ran for four seasons. If greenlit, Martin Campbell (Casino

What to watch on Thursday, December 29…

Don’t think about how weird and quiet and unfun this week has been (because it totally has, right?) and think instead about the upcoming new year! It’s almost here, and it’s gonna be fun! Meantime, check these out:

HOLIDAY SPECIAL, 8pm, ABCHappy New Year, Charlie BrownTonight ABC rebroadcasts this 1986 Peanuts special in which Charlie Brown spends a New Year’s Eve party reading War and