Torchwood This Week - April 25, 2009
- Torchwood This Week
April 25, 2009 - Vol 3, No 17
The weekly guide to Torchwood transmissions.
by Benjamin F. Elliott
Doctor Who schedule information is in This Week In Doctor Who http://groups.yahoo.com/group/thisweekindoctorwho .
Australia - UKTV Australia is finishing Series 2 in the next few days, bringing people up to date before UKTV's presentation of Series 3 - Children Of Earth. We still do not have an airdate yet.
USA - BBC America has been making several radical changes to their schedule. It looks like we ahve the final schedule for the Torchwood repeat run.
Tonight - They Keep Killing Suzie (coupled with Ashes To Ashes Series 1 finale)
May 2nd - Countrycide and Greeks Bearing Gifts (Ashes To Ashes Series 2 removed from schedule)
May 9th - Captain Jack Harkness and End Of Days (end of repeat run, Primeval returns May 16)
Corrections and updates are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org , TWIDW on AIM, bfelliott on Twitter, and thebfe on Yahoo Messenger.
Torchwood Website - http://www.bbc.co.uk/torchwood
ASIA (Regional Channel):
BBC Entertainment http://asia.bbcentertainment.com
All times Thailand - adjust for local time zone. Subtitles available in Chinese, Korean, and Thai.
Sunday 3:20PM 2-02 "Sleeper"
Tuesday 7:15PM and 9:50PM and 2:20AM, Wednesday 8:30AM and Noon 2-03 "To The Last Man"
Series 1 and 2, 65 minute time slot
Wednesday 10:05PM and 3:55AM CET 1-08 "They Keep Killing Suzie"
6 May 10:05PM and 3:55AM CET 1-09 "Random Shoes"
UKTV Australia http://www.uktv.com.au
Series 1 and Series 2 (new to UKTV). Will have Australian premiere of Series 3 (Children Of Earth). All times 2 hours later on UKTV +2. Times listed are Australian Eastern.
Sunday 4PM 2-12 "Fragments"
Sunday 4:50PM DeClassified 2.12
Tuesday 9:30PM and 2:25AM, 3 May 4PM 2-13 "Exit Wounds" (end of run)
Tuesday 10:20PM and 3:15AM, 3 May 4:50PM DeClassified 2.13
ABC2 Australia http://www.abc.net.au/tv
Series 1 and 2 repeats
19 June 10:30PM 1-01 "Everything Changes"
SciFi Russia http://www.scifichannel.ru
All times Moscow
Sunday 8:10PM and 12:55AM 2-08 "A Day In The Death"
Watch http://www.uktv.co.uk http://www.justwatch.co.uk
One hour later on Watch +1.
Saturday 9PM and 12:40AM, Wednesday 9PM and Midnight BST 2-11 "Adrift"
2 May 9PM, 6 May 9PM and Midnight BST 2-12 "Fragments"
2 May 10PM BST 2-13 "Exit Wounds"
4 May 7PM and Midnight BST 2-01 "Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang"
4 May 8PM and 1AM BST 2-02 "Sleeper"
4 May 9PM and 2AM BST 2-03 "To The Last Man"
4 May 10PM BST 2-04 "Meat"
4 May 11PM BST 2-05 "Adam"
9 May 9PM and Midnight, 13 May 9PM and Midnight BST 2-13 "Exit Wounds"
16 May 8PM BST 2-06 "Reset"
16 May 9PM BST 2-07 "Dead Man Walking"
16 May 10PM BST 2-08 "A Day In The Death"
16 May 11PM BST 2-09 "Something Borrowed"
Late 16 May 1AM BST ?
23 to 25 May - Alien Invasion weekend. Mixture of Torchwood, Doctor Who, and movies.
HD Net Canada http://www.hd.net
Complete, uncut episodes in High Definition (not the same schedule as HD Net US).
Monday 8PM and 11:15PM EDT/5PM and 8:15PM PDT 2-12 "Fragments"
4 May 8PM and 11PM EDT/5PM and 8PM PDT 2-13 "Exit Wounds"
HD on Ztele HD, Dubbed in French.
Saturday 4PM EDT 2-09 "La Mere Porteuse" (Something Borrowed)
Monday 8PM, Tuesday 9AM and 1PM and 10PM, Wednesday 5PM, 2 May 4PM EDT 2-10 "Le Dernier Souffle" (From Out Of The Rain)
4 May 8PM, 5 May 9AM and 1PM and 10PM, 6 May 5PM, 9 May 4PM EDT 2-11 "Envers Et Contre Tous" (Adrift)
SPACE http://www.spacecast.com http://forums.spacecast.com
16:9 letterbox. Series 2 repeat run. Purchased Series 3. 65 minute time slot.
Tuesday and 5 May - pre-empted by Star Trek movies
12 May 9PM EDT/6PM PDT 2-08 "A Day In The Death"
TV4 Science Fiction http://tvplaneten.se
Series 1 and 2 repeats now on the dedicated SciFi Channel
Saturday 11:40PM, Sunday 9:30PM CET 2-08 "A Day In The Death"
Wednesday 9PM, 2 May 11PM, 3 May 9:30PM CET 2-09 "Something Borrowed"
MEXICO/LATIN AMERICA/SOUTH AMERICA:
BBC Entertainment http://latinamerica.bbcentertainment.com
Saturday 11PM and 2AM, Sunday 6AM, Tuesday 11PM and 2AM, Early Wednesday 5AM, Wednesday 3PM, 2 May 5PM 1-01 "Everything Changes"?
Early 3 May 5AM 1-02 "Day One"?
Series 1 repeats:
Sunday 7:35PM CET 1-08 "They Keep Killing Suzie"
Wednesday 9:20PM, Friday 10:30PM CET 1-09 "Random Shoes" (3 May pre-emted by marathon)
6 May 8:20PM and 11:40PM CET 1-10 "Out Of Time" (8 and 10 May pre-empted by Star Trek marathon)
13 May 8:20PM, 15 May 10PM, 17 May 6:40PM CET 1-11 "Combat"
20 May 8:20PM, 22 May 10PM, 24 May 6:40PM CET 1-12 "Captain Jack Harkness"
27 May 8:20PM, 29 May 10PM CET 1-13 "End Of Days" (31 May pre-empted by Doctor Who marathon)
Sci-Fi France http://www.scifitv.fr
Series 1 and 2 repeats. Thanks to Gerard for help on this.
Early Sunday 5AM CET 2-12 "Fragments"
Early Sunday 5:50AM CET 2-13 "Exit Wounds" (end of repeat run - I suspect it will pop up again soon)
BBC America http://www.bbcamerica.com
DirecTV 264 Dish 135,879 16:9 Letterbox format.
Series 3 "Children Of Earth" comes later this year.
Saturday 8PM and 11PM and 2AM EDT/5PM and 8PM and 11PM PDT 1-08 "They Keep Killing Suzie"
2 May 8PM and 11PM and 2AM EDT/5PM and 8PM and 11PM PDT 1-06 "Countrycide"
2 May 9PM and Midnight and 3AM EDT/6PM and 9PM and MIdnight PDT 1-07 "Greeks Bearing Gifts"
9 May 8PM and 11PM and 2AM EDT/5PM and 8PM and 11PM PDT 1-12 "Captain Jack Harkness"
9 May 9PM and Midnight and 3AM EDT/6PM and 9PM and Midnight PDT 1-13 "End Of Days" (end of repeat run)
Stations That Will/Have Aired Torchwood:
UKRAINE - ICTV
TURKEY - TRT
UK - BBC Two http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbctwo http://www.radiotimes.com - Series 2 completed.
BBC HD http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbchd http://www.radiotimes.com - Repeat run concluded.
BBC Three http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree http://www.radiotimes.com
Series 3 will premiere on BBC One in 2009. Currently 5 episodes, stripped Monday to Friday for a weeklong event.
Israel - Yes Stars 2 http://www.yes.co.il - Series 1 completed.
AUSTRALIA - BBC HD Australia http://australia.bbchd.com http://www.foxtel.tv/tvguide.aspx
The good news - there are finally searchable listings for BBC HD Australia. The bad news - Torchwood Series 1 has finished airing there. But we will be ready when Torchwood returns ...
MEXICO - Canal 22 http://www.canal22.org.mx/main.html
Episodes air as 2 parters. Series 1 completed?
FRANCE - Jimmy http://www.jimmy.fr - Series 1 completed.
NRJ 12 http://www.nrj12.fr - Series 1 and 2 repeats completed, episodes dubbed in French, expect slight cuts on bloodshed
USA - BBC America On Demand - available on better digital cable systems
Full length episodes (no cuts for time). Content edits made for BBC America TV broadcasts (language, violence, nudity) will be present in this version. - No episodes on schedule.
MILITARY - BFBS http://www.ssvc.com/bfbs/tv/ - Series 2 completed.
FINLAND - TV 2 http://www.yle.fi/tv2 - Series 1 and 2 completed.
CROATIA - HRT1/HRT2 http://www.hrt.hr - current run finished.
SWEDEN - TV4 Plus http://www.tv4.se - current run finished
ITALY - Jimmy http://www.jimmy.tv - Series 1 and 2 completed.
GREECE: - Skai TV http://www.skai.gr - current run finished.
POLAND - BBC Entertainment http://poland.bbcentertainment.com - dubbed in Polish. Series 1 completed.
HONG KONG - ATV World http://www.hkatv.com/v3/world/world.html -Series 1 repeats completed. Next airdate unknown.
SPAIN - Cuatro http://www.cuatro.com - Repeat run completed.
MEXICO/LATIN AMERICA/SOUTH AMERICA - People + Arts http://www.tudiscovery.com - Series 1 repeats concluded.
ROMANIA: - TVR3 http://www.tvr.ro Series 1 completed.
PORTUGAL - SIC Radical http://sicradical.pt Series 1 completed.
NEW ZEALAND - TV2 http://www.tvnz.co.nz http://nzdwfc.tetrap.com - Series 1 and 2 completed.
INDIA - BBC Entertainment http://india.bbcentertainment.com - Series 1 completed.
SOUTH AFRICA - BBC Entertainment South Africa http://southafrica.bbcentertainment.com http://www.dstv.com
Series 1 completed (Has Purchased Series 2 and 3):
And other countries who I haven't seen identified yet
Thanks for reading. Until next week, take care.
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