Image Credit: Jill Greenberg/Fox Another former Fox sci-fi fan favorite is heading to cable: Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles has been picked up by Syfy.
EW can exclusively report that Syfy has gained the rights to all 31 episodes of the series, which ran for two seasons on Fox from 2007-09. This will mark the first time the show has aired off broadcast.
The news comes on the heels of Science Channel making waves by picking up Fox’s cult fave Firefly. Sarah Conner Chronicles will launch on Syfy on Thursday, April 7 at 9 p.m., with an airing of Terminator 3 for a lead-in. Its regular time slot will be Thursdays from 7 to 11 p.m. (So, yes, four episodes in a row!)
Also, Syfy has just announced wide its spring return dates for Stargate Universe and other shows:
— Stargate Universe– Returns Monday, March 7, at 10 p.m. (Final Episodes)
— Sanctuary – Returns Friday, April 15, at 10 p.m.
— Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files – Season 2 Premiere Wednesday, March 23, at 10 p.m.
— Marcel’s Quantum Kitchen – Series Premiere Tuesday, March 22, at 10 p.m.
— Destination Truth: Live St. Patrick’s Day Investigation — Thursday, March 17, at 9 p.m.
Plus, here’s a rundown of the network’s upcoming Saturday night creature features: