From a media release:
âˆ’ Penultimate Season 1 episode of DARK MATTER guest-starsÂ Wil WheatonÂ âˆ’
Space continues to reach for the stars as its original adventure seriesÂ KILLJOYSÂ and action thrillerÂ DARK MATTERÂ became the top two specialty programs in July for A25-54. The two Canadian series also continue to attract more and more viewers as their inaugural seasons continue, withÂ KILLJOYSÂ claiming a season-high audience of 526,000 viewers for Episode 6 (July 24), andÂ DARK MATTERÂ delivering a season-high audience of 534,000 viewers for Episode 7 (July 24).
Also to note:
- In their respective Fridays atÂ 9 p.m. ETÂ (KILLJOYS) andÂ 10 p.m. ETÂ (DARK MATTER) timeslots, Space now ranks as the #1 specialty network for A25-54, A18-49, and A18-34.
- As their season finales approach,Â KILLJOYSÂ is now averaging 427,000 viewers andÂ DARK MATTERÂ is now averaging 499,400 viewers.
TheÂ KILLJOYSÂ Season 1 finale airsÂ Friday, Aug. 21Â atÂ 9 p.m. ET, whileÂ DARK MATTERÂ airs its final two Season 1 episodes back-to-back onÂ Friday, Aug. 28 at 9 p.m. ETÂ andÂ 10 p.m. ET. Leading into the finales ofÂ KILLJOYSÂ andÂ DARK MATTER, Space is hitting the reset button with theÂ KILLJOYS CATCH-UP MARATHONÂ beginningÂ Sunday, Aug. 16Â atÂ 10 a.m. ET, and theÂ DARK MATTER CATCH-UP MARATHONÂ beginningÂ Sunday, Aug. 23 at 9 a.m. ET.
Below is a listing of next episodes and finale events:
Friday, Aug. 14
9 p.m.Â â€“ KILLJOYS -Â â€œEnemy Khlyenâ€ (*New Episode*)
Dutch and John finally turn the tables on Khlyen (Rob Stewart, SUITS) by using his own advanced technology to track him down, only to discover the shocking truth behind his presence in the Quad, leaving Dutch to wonder if she was ever really free.
10 p.m.Â â€“ DARK MATTERÂ – â€œEpisode 10â€ (*New Episode*)
The Mikke Combineâ€™s Commander Delaney Truffault (Torri Higginson, STARGATE: ATLANTIS) offers the crew a golden opportunity to make some much-needed cash and acquire some much-needed protection by taking on a job to heist a mysterious device from a rival corporation. Complications arise in the form of another team of ruthless mercenaries who have also been hired for the same op. The two crews must work together to complete the mission, but getting along proves to be a very tall task.
Friday, Aug. 21
9 p.m.Â â€“ KILLJOYS -Â â€œEscape Velocityâ€Â (*Season 1 Finale*)
Tensions on Westerley boil over when the Company arrests a friend close to the Killjoys. As peace in the Quad hangs in the balance, the Killjoys are finally compelled to choose a side.
10 p.m.Â â€“ DARK MATTERÂ – â€œEpisode Elevenâ€ (*New Episode*)
After losing one of their own, the captive crew plot to retake the ship from a group of ruthless mercenaries bent onÂ delivering them to the Galactic Authority so that they can collect theÂ sizeable bounties on their heads. Their only hope rests with their youngest member, and an unexpected surprise.
Friday, Aug. 28
9 p.m.Â â€“ DARK MATTERÂ – â€œEpisode Twelveâ€ (*New Episode*)
The teamâ€™s handler, Tabor Calchek (David Hewlett, STARGATE: ATLANTIS) sets the crew off on another mission, this one a seemingly simple retrieval op involving a scientist being held against his will on a remote world. What seems like a simple snatch and grab quickly devolves into aÂ horrifying ordeal for one member of the crew, orchestrated by a powerful individual from her past (Wil Wheaton,Â EUREKA).
10 p.m.Â â€“ DARK MATTERÂ – â€œEpisode Thirteenâ€Â (*Season 1 Finale*)
When members of the crew are targeted, a top to bottom search is enacted for the mysterious perpetrator who somehow gainedÂ access to the ship but as the search drags on, suspicion shifts to more familiar possibilities. As the paranoia mounts, alliances shift, secrets are revealed, and the individual responsible for their collectiveÂ mind wipe finally makes their move.