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Spoilery Details on Falling Skies New Season: June, July & August Episode Details

By on May 2, 2013
Noah Wyle and Moon Bloodgood in Falling Skies. Image © TNT

Noah Wyle and Moon Bloodgood in Falling Skies. Image © TNT

TNT’s Falling Skies is ramping up for an interesting third season, kicking off this June 9th with a season premiere set seven months after those shocking closing moments of the finale.

We have details on all ten episodes of the upcoming season to share below, including Tom’s (Noah Wyle) election to office to Hal’s (Drew Roy) struggle with an “invasive evil” and the birth of Doctor Anne’s baby.

Season Premiere Part 1: “On Thin Ice” – Sunday, June 9, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LSV
Season three of Falling Skies opens seven months after the 2nd Mass arrived in Charleston. In the interim, Tom has been elected to political office, but he has his hands full as the resistance continues to battle the alien invaders. Tom’s decision to have the rebel skitters fight alongside humans creates tension and raises suspicions that someone may be feeding secrets to the enemy. Meanwhile, Hal struggles with nightmares that seem so real, he has difficulty knowing if he’s awake or dreaming. And Tom and Anne prepare to welcome their baby. Terry O’Quinn and Gloria Reuben guest star.

Directed by Greg Beeman
Written by Remi Aubuchon
Created by Robert Rodat

Season Premiere Part 2: “Collateral Damage” – Sunday, June 9, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LV
With hostilities escalating between the resistance and the alien invaders, Tom calls on a nuclear specialist (guest star Robert Sean Leonard) known as “The Rat King” to come up with a plan that will strip the aliens of their power. As suspicion continues to mount about a mole within the resistance, Tom and his leaders make a drastic decision that jeopardizes trust among the group. Anne, meanwhile, has a feeling that all is not right with her newborn. Gloria Reuben also guest stars.

Directed by James Marshall
Written by Bradley Thompson & David Weddle
Created by Robert Rodat

“Badlands” – Sunday, June 16, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LV
The two-year anniversary of the alien invasion is fast approaching as the people of Charleston prepare for another potentially devastating offensive. A sniper attack by an unlikely gunman creates questions and doubts within the new government. Hal believes he knows the identity of the mole. And Anne’s concern for her baby continues to grow. Gloria Reuben guest stars.

Directed by David Solomon
Written by John Wirth
Created by Robert Rodat

“At All Costs” – Sunday, June 23, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LSV
After the people of Charleston defeat another alien attack with the help of new advanced weaponry, Tom is invited to meet with a powerful leader (guest star Stephen Collins). While Hal wrestles with an invasive evil, Ben struggles with his identity and the notion of being human again. And Anne uncovers startling new information that puts everyone in jeopardy. Robert Sean Leonard guest stars.

Directed by Greg Beeman
Written by Heather V. Regnier
Created by Robert Rodat

“Search and Recover” – Sunday, June 30, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LV
When a mission goes terribly awry, Tom and Pope must rely on each other to survive. Meanwhile, Weaver and company search desperately for two members of the 2nd Mass who have gone missing. And Marina (guest star Gloria Reuben) takes matters into her own hands in Charleston, disregarding Tom’s authority. Robert Sean Leonard guest stars.

Directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan
Written by Jordan Rosenberg
Created by Robert Rodat

“Be Silent And Come Out” – Sunday, July 7, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT)
Hal finally reveals his internal struggle to everyone, and it doesn’t bode well for the Masons. Lourdes experiments with a risky new medical procedure. And Charleston’s government sees a massive shift in leadership when a group breaks away on a search and rescue mission. Gloria Reuben guest stars.

Directed by Adam Kane
Written by David Weddle & Bradley Thompson & John Wirth
Created by Robert Rodat

“The Pickett Line” – Sunday, July 14, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT)
The Masons run into trouble on the road when a family of outlaws intercepts their search-and-rescue mission. Meanwhile, looming doubts over the construction of a massive alien weapon ignite a conflict of interests. And an investigation to apprehend a killer on the loose hits a road block. Gloria Reuben guest stars.

Directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan
Written by Heather V. Regnier & Jordan Rosenberg
Created by Robert Rodat

“Strange Brew” – Sunday, July 21, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT)
Things seem much too calm for Tom, making him suspicious of his surroundings. On his way back to Charleston, he makes a number of discoveries, some incredibly surprising and others utterly horrifying. Meanwhile, Weaver and Pope butt heads over how to handle the suspected mole. Gloria Reuben guest stars.

Directed by David Solomon
Written by John Wirth
Created by Robert Rodat

“Journey to Xilbalba” – Sunday, July 28, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT)
Tom uncovers confidential intelligence about the heart of the alien operation. Meanwhile, Charleston prepares to mount an offensive against the Espheni, but a massive explosion brings the operation to a halt. And the identity of the mole is finally uncovered, but not before more blood has been shed. Robert Sean Leonard and Gloria Reuben guest star.

Directed by Jonathan Frakes
Written by Bradley Thompson & David Weddle
Created by Robert Rodat

Season Finale: “Brazil” – Sunday, August 4, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT)
When the 2nd mass destroys a crucial Espheni base, a relentless enemy is taken down and the Mason family is reunited with those who had been lost. But the arrival of more interstellar players puts the fate of the Earth’s remaining survivors in doubt. Robert Sean Leonard guest stars.

Directed by Greg Beeman
Written by Remi Aubuchon
Created by Robert Rodat