The Week In Sci-Fi

Iron Man 2 's arrival on the big screen heads up seven days of top SF and fantasy action

MONDAY 26 APRIL

  • Make today a DVD day with The Return Of The Six Million Dollar Man And The Bionic Woman , Carriers , the first part of Supernatural ’s fifth season, Prince Valiant and Spectacular Spider-Man: Volume One .
  • Are you looking forward to FlashForward ? Just in case, it’s on Five at 9pm.

TUESDAY 27 APRIL

  • Tuesday’s the busiest night of the sci-fi and fantasy TV week once again, with Stargate Universe on Sky1 at 8pm, The Vampire Diaries on ITV2 at 9pm, Fringe on Sky1 at 10pm and V on Syfy at 10pm.

WEDNESDAY 28 APRIL

  • Supernatural ’s on Living again at 9pm, but you probably knew that.
  • If you can tear yourself away from the Winchester boys, SCI-FI-LONDON ’s getting underway in our fair capital, featuring the presentation of the rather prestigious Arthur C Clarke Award .

THURSDAY 29 APRIL

  • Fancy some new reading matter? Guy Gavriel Kay’s Under Heaven , Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell’s Wyrmeweald: Returner’s Wealth are out today.
  • Get your final Legend Of The Seeker fix of the month (aside from repeats, of course) on Syfy at 8pm.
  • Toby Hadoke takes his excellent Moths Ate My Doctor Who Scarf to Stockton.

FRIDAY 30 APRIL

  • The first superhero movie of the year is here, as Iron Man 2 swoops into cinemas. There’s also some Norse shenanigans in Valhalla Rising .
  • On the smaller screen, Ashes To Ashes is on BBC One at 9pm and True Blood ’s on FX at 10pm. Lost is taking a week off.
  • More from Toby Hadoke – tonight he’s in Whitehaven.
  • Get a weekend of SF and fantasy cinema at FABfest in Edinburgh.

SATURDAY 1 MAY

SUNDAY 2 MAY

  • Head to Belfast for one-day Doctor Who bash Vortex II .

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