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TV Watchtower: R.I.P. 'Caprica'

Remembering the sci-fi series that galvanized a fanbase and challenged our perceptions of artificial intelligence

For better or worse, Caprica was a force for which to be reckoned. It was the long-awaited prequel to the Battlestar Galactica saga, and it had the monumental task of succeeding one of the most preeminent science-fiction series ever to grace the television screen. To say that everything was ...

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'Caprica' Fate To Be Decided By Ratings, Not DVD

Syfy moves mid-season premiere up three months to October

With actor contracts set to expire by November, Syfy has moved the mid-season premiere of "Caprica" to the beginning of October. The "Battlestar Galactica" spinoff -- which stars Eric Stoltz, Paula Malcomson, Esai Morales and Polly Walker -- will premiere Oct. 5 at 10 p.m. ET, moving to Tuesday n ...

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'Caprica' Gets Second Season, Sources Say

Syfy looking to continue the Battlestar Galactica franchise, at least for another season

It looks like a second season for "Caprica," Syfy's critically acclaimed -- yet ratings-challenged -- series that chronicles the life of the Adamas and the Graystones more than a half-century before the events of "Battlestar Galactica." With a long window of time between the first half of Season ...

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'Caprica' Returns In 2011, But Still No Word On Season 2

Syfy prepping the second half of Season 1 for January

Syfy is not in much of a hurry to air the final 10 episodes of "Caprica's" first season, but come January, fans will finally have a chance to see how the "Battlestar Galactica" spinoff will continue on. The cable channel says it will pick up where it left off in January, saying the show will kick ...

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Broken Pilot: 17th Precinct

Could the 'Battlestar Galactica' reunion actually pulled it off?

I'm not sure how legal it is, but the Sony Television pilot of "17th Precinct" leaked online this week. From "Battlestar Galactica's" Ronald D. Moore, NBC had a chance to pick up a police procedural in a world that was very different from ours. Where magic is the norm and science is a fringe myt ...

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Sasha Roiz Keeping Busy With 'Warehouse 13,' 'Grimm'

New recurring character on Syfy show premieres this week

Although "Caprica" lived an unfortunate short life, one of that show's stars, Sasha Roiz, is keeping busy. He played Sam Adama, the gay Tauron gangster, in the "Battlestar Galactica" spinoff. But now he's getting ready to not only play a police chief in an NBC procedural show involving fairy tale ...

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Esai Morales Joins '17th Precinct'

Former 'Caprica' and 'Jericho' Star will re-unite with Ronald D. Moore

NBC's magical pilot "17th Precinct" is attracting quite the talent. Already, "Battlestar Galactica's" James Callis, Jamie Bamber and Tricia Helfer have signed up for starring roles in the series, as has "The West Wing's" Stockard Channing, with "Smallville's" Kristin Kreuk signing for a recurring ...

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TV Watchtower: 'Caprica' & The Final Five

Did 'Caprica' answer the questions needed to bridge the gap with 'Battlestar Galactica'?

When it was announced last October that Syfy would not pick up “Caprica” for an additional season, there was concern that the show would end without answering the vital questions it set up. Fortunately, Syfy opted to air the remaining five episodes (“the Final Five”) as a marathon on Jan ...

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'Caprica' Ends Pretty Much Where Expected

Finale marathon draws well less than 1 million viewers

"Caprica" is a dark series, and for some, it was hard to sit through a single episode each week. But when Syfy decided to air the final five episodes on the same night, it seemed too much for most audiences. The last five episodes of "Caprica" last week topped out at 782,000 viewers -- the number ...

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Final 'Caprica' Episodes Will Air In Single Day

Fans may have to wait to see them, but once they start, they'll really start

Wondering when you can see the final episodes of "Caprica"? Syfy finally has given an answer. The "final five" of the "Battlestar Galactica" spinoff will air Jan. 4, just after the New Year. And no, it doesn't start Jan. 4 ... the final five episodes will actually air Jan. 4 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m ...

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