have released their October schedules, which includes the premiere of the upcoming mini-series, Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars
As previously mentioned
, Sci Fi will get ready for the premiere of the mini-series by running all 88 episodes
of Farscape (in order, from the beginning), weekdays from 8am to 4pm
beginning Friday, October 1, running through Friday, October 15.
Then on Sunday, October 17 at 9pm on Sci Fi
it all begins, with the airing of Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars - Part 1
, which will air in letterbox widescreen, as the fourth season did on Sci Fi. The first part of the mini-series will run again at 11pm at 1am that same day (6 hours of Farscape!).
On Monday, October 18 at 9pm on Sci Fi
it's the premiere of Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars - Part 2
, the conclusion to the mini-series. Prior to its airing, the first part of the mini-series will have an encore presentation at 7pm. Like the first part, Part 2 will be rerun at 11pm and 1am. There will also be an encore presentation of Part 2 at 7pm on Tuesday, October 19.
The entire mini-series will then be rerun on Sunday, October 24
That's plenty of Farscape for anyone!
The official blurb from Sci Fi reads:
|Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars|
Back by popular demand! This 4-hour miniseries will continue the adventures of astronaut John Crichton (Ben Browder) and his intergalactic comrades. Newly engaged and expectant parents Crichton and Aeryn Sun (Claudia Black) have been chased around the galaxy, fallen in love, and now all they want is for their baby to be born and live in peace. However, they’ll first have to survive an all-out galactic war between the Scarrans and the Peacekeepers, as well as a myriad of outlandish and unexpected surprises that have become the hallmark of the popular Farscape franchise.