List of Falling Skies episodes

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Falling Skies, a post-apocalyptic drama television series, premiered on June 19, 2011, in the United States, on TNT.[1][2] Created by Robert Rodat, the series follows Tom Mason (Noah Wyle), a former Boston University history professor and a know-it-all who becomes the second-in-command of the 2nd Massachusetts Militia Regiment, a group of civilians and fighters fleeing post-apocalyptic Boston.

The first season began on June 19, 2011,[1] and concluded on August 7, 2011. The second season was released between June 17, 2012 and August 19, 2012.[3] The show is produced by DreamWorks Television, with Steven Spielberg acting as an executive producer. On July 18, 2014, Falling Skies was renewed for a fifth and final season of 10 episodes;[4] which will premiere June 28, 2015.[5]

As of August 31, 2014, 42 episodes of Falling Skies have aired.

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 10 June 19, 2011 (2011-06-19) August 7, 2011 (2011-08-07)
2 10 June 17, 2012 (2012-06-17) August 19, 2012 (2012-08-19)
3 10 June 9, 2013 (2013-06-09) August 4, 2013 (2013-08-04)
4 12 June 22, 2014 (2014-06-22) August 31, 2014 (2014-08-31)
5 10[4] June 28, 2015 (2015-06-28)[5] August 30, 2015 (2015-08-30)[6]

Episodes[edit]

Season 1 (2011)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
1 1 "Live and Learn" Carl Franklin Robert Rodat June 19, 2011 (2011-06-19) 5.91[7]
2 2 "The Armory" Greg Beeman Graham Yost June 19, 2011 (2011-06-19) 5.91[7]
3 3 "Prisoner of War" Greg Beeman Fred Golan June 26, 2011 (2011-06-26) 4.20[8]
4 4 "Grace" Fred Toye Melinda Hsu Taylor July 3, 2011 (2011-07-03) 4.07[9]
5 5 "Silent Kill" Fred Toye Joe Weisberg July 10, 2011 (2011-07-10) 3.90[10]
6 6 "Sanctuary (Part 1)" Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Joel Anderson Thompson July 17, 2011 (2011-07-17) 4.27[11]
7 7 "Sanctuary (Part 2)" Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Melinda Hsu Taylor July 24, 2011 (2011-07-24) 4.07[12]
8 8 "What Hides Beneath" Anthony Hemingway Mark Verheiden July 31, 2011 (2011-07-31) 4.31[13]
9 9 "Mutiny" Holly Dale Joe Weisberg August 7, 2011 (2011-08-07) 5.70[14]
10 10 "Eight Hours" Greg Beeman Mark Verheiden August 7, 2011 (2011-08-07) 5.54[14]

Season 2 (2012)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
11 1 "Worlds Apart" Greg Beeman Mark Verheiden June 17, 2012 (2012-06-17) 4.46[15]
12 2 "Shall We Gather at the River" Greg Beeman Bradley Thompson & David Weddle June 17, 2012 (2012-06-17) 4.46[15]
13 3 "Compass" Michael Katleman Bryan Oh June 24, 2012 (2012-06-24) 3.81[16]
14 4 "Young Bloods" Miguel Sapochnik Heather V. Regnier July 1, 2012 (2012-07-01) 3.39[17]
15 5 "Love and Other Acts of Courage" John Dahl Joe Weisberg July 8, 2012 (2012-07-08) 3.64[18]
16 6 "Homecoming" Greg Beeman Bryan Oh July 15, 2012 (2012-07-15) 3.61[19]
17 7 "Molon Labe" Holly Dale Bradley Thompson & David Weddle July 22, 2012 (2012-07-22) 3.45[20]
18 8 "Death March" Seith Mann Heather V. Regnier August 5, 2012 (2012-08-05) 3.34[21]
19 9 "The Price of Greatness" Adam Kane Mark Verheiden August 12, 2012 (2012-08-12) 3.46[22]
20 10 "A More Perfect Union" Greg Beeman Remi Aubuchon and Bradley Thompson & David Weddle August 19, 2012 (2012-08-19) 3.84[23]

Season 3 (2013)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
21 1 "On Thin Ice" Greg Beeman Remi Aubuchon June 9, 2013 (2013-06-09) 4.21[24]
22 2 "Collateral Damage" James Marshall Bradley Thompson & David Weddle June 9, 2013 (2013-06-09) 4.21[24]
23 3 "Badlands" David Solomon John Wirth June 16, 2013 (2013-06-16) 2.79[25]
24 4 "At All Costs" Greg Beeman Heather V. Regnier June 23, 2013 (2013-06-23) 3.55[26]
25 5 "Search and Recovery" Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Jordan Rosenberg June 30, 2013 (2013-06-30) 3.22[27]
26 6 "Be Silent and Come Out" Adam Kane Bradley Thompson & David Weddle & John Wirth July 7, 2013 (2013-07-07) 3.49[28]
27 7 "The Pickett Line" Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Heather V. Regnier & Jordan Rosenberg July 14, 2013 (2013-07-14) 3.33[29]
28 8 "Strange Brew" David Solomon John Wirth July 21, 2013 (2013-07-21) 3.74[30]
29 9 "Journey to Xibalba" Jonathan Frakes Bradley Thompson & David Weddle July 28, 2013 (2013-07-28) 3.06[31]
30 10 "Brazil" Greg Beeman Remi Aubuchon August 4, 2013 (2013-08-04) 3.74[32]

Season 4 (2014)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
31 1 "Ghost in the Machine" Greg Beeman David Eick June 22, 2014 (2014-06-22) 3.67[33]
32 2 "The Eye" Sergio Mimica-Gezzan Carol Barbee June 29, 2014 (2014-06-29) 2.96[34]
33 3 "Exodus" Mikael Salomon Josh Pate July 6, 2014 (2014-07-06) 2.75[35]
34 4 "Evolve or Die" Bill Eagles M. Raven Metzner July 13, 2014 (2014-07-13) 2.78[36]
35 5 "Mind Wars" Nathaniel Goodman Bruce Marshall Romans July 20, 2014 (2014-07-20) 2.79[37]
36 6 "Door Number Three" Jonathan Frakes Melissa Glenn July 27, 2014 (2014-07-27) 2.65[38]
37 7 "Saturday Night Massacre" Olatunde Osunsanmi David Weddle & Bradley Thompson August 3, 2014 (2014-08-03) 2.73[39]
38 8 "A Thing with Feathers" David Solomon Ryan Mottesheard August 10, 2014 (2014-08-10) 2.51[40]
39 9 "Till Death Do Us Part" Greg Beeman Carol Barbee August 17, 2014 (2014-08-17) 2.46[41]
40 10 "Drawing Straws" Adam Kane Josh Pate August 24, 2014 (2014-08-24) 2.56[42]
41 11 "Space Oddity" Olatunde Osunsanmi M. Raven Metzner August 31, 2014 (2014-08-31) 2.39[43]
42 12 "Shoot the Moon" Greg Beeman David Eick August 31, 2014 (2014-08-31) 2.43[43]

Season 5 (2015)[edit]

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date U.S. viewers
(million)
43 1 "Find Your Warrior"[44] June 28, 2015 (2015-06-28)[6]
44 2 "Hunger Pains"[44] July 5, 2015 (2015-07-05)[6]
45 3 "Hatchlings"[44] July 12, 2015 (2015-07-12)[6]
46 4 July 19, 2015 (2015-07-19)[6]
47 5 July 26, 2015 (2015-07-26)[6]
48 6 August 2, 2015 (2015-08-02)[6]
49 7 August 9, 2015 (2015-08-09)[6]
50 8 August 16, 2015 (2015-08-16)[6]
51 9 August 23, 2015 (2015-08-23)[6]
52 10 August 30, 2015 (2015-08-30)[6]

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