SYFY CELEBRATES THANKSGIVING WEEKEND WITH "HELIX" BLACK GOO FRIDAY MARATHON
ORIGINAL EPISODES OF "Z NATION" AND "HAVEN"
SCI-FI HOLIDAY MOVIE MARATHONS
NEW YORK - November 11, 2014 - Syfy will celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday weekend with a Helix Black Goo Friday marathon, all-new episodes of the popular series Haven and Z Nation, and a two-day festival of iconic sci-fi films.
Syfy will kick off the movie fun on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 27 beginning at 9:30AM (ET/PT) with 2001: A Space Odyssey, followed by Star Trek Nemesis, Space Cowboys, Stargate and Poseidon.
To get fans ready for the return of Helix, Syfy will telecast the entire first season of the hit drama on Friday, November 28 from 6AM-6PM. The Black Goo Friday marathon features cast interviews as well as a never-before-seen sneak peek of Season 2, which premieres Friday, January 16 at 10PM.
Haven (7PM), SmackDown (8PM) and Z Nation (10PM) will comprise the Friday primetime schedule.
The Saturday, November 29 movie marathon will begin at 10AM, highlighted by classic science fiction flicks ranging from Fifth Element and Terminator 2 to Blade: Trinity.
The holiday programming extravaganza will conclude on Sunday, November 30, beginning at 10:30AM, with movies such as 30 Days of Night and The Happening.
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