Spooksville (TV series)

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For the book series, see Spooksville.
Spooksville
Genre Action
Adventure
Created by Christopher Pike
Developed by Hub Network
Composer(s) James Jandrisch
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 22
Production
Executive producer(s) Marnie Termuende
Marnie Young
Allen Lewis
Donna Ebbs
Jane Startz
Kane Lee
Harvey Kahn
Christopher Pike
Jillian Share Zaks
Producer(s) Harvey Kahn
Editor(s) Nicole Ratcliffe
Gordon Rempel
Cinematography Michael Balfry
Spooksville
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Front Street Pictures
Jane Startz Productions
Springville Productions
Distributor Hub Television Network
Broadcast
Original channel Hub Network
Original airing October 26, 2013 - currently on hiatus/fate to be determined[1]
External links
Website

Spooksville is an action/adventure live action TV series that premiered on the Hub Network on October 26, 2013.[2] The show is based on the book series of the same name. The show is produced by Jane Startz,[3] who also produced Tuck Everlasting and Ella Enchanted.[4] The show is adapted for TV by James Krieg (Scooby-Doo, Batman, Spider-Man, Green Lantern, and Spectacular!).

Synopsis[edit]

The new kid in town discovers that he holds the key to a battle between good and evil that has been taking place for centuries in a bizarre small town that plays host to a wide array of supernatural and unexplained occurrences.

Cast[edit]

Main cast[edit]

Recurring cast[edit]

  • Samuel Patrick Chu as Brandon
  • Steve Bacic as George Freeman
  • Kimberley Sustad as Madeline Templeton
  • Peter Bryant as Moorpark
  • Frank C. Turner as The Mayor
  • Jacqueline Samuda as Mrs. Waverly
  • Reece Alexander as Officer Dugan
  • Harrison Houde as Stanley 'Scaredy' Katzman
  • Glynis Davies as Principal Blackwater
  • Patricia Harras as Dodie Wilcox
  • Erica Carroll as Laurel Hall

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired DVD/Blu-ray releases
Season premiere Season finale Region 1/A Region 2/B Region 4/B
1 22 October 26, 2013 (2013-10-26) May 17, 2014 (2014-05-17) TBA TBA TBA

Episodes[edit]

Season 1 (2013-2014)[edit]

No. in series Title Original air date
1 "The Secret Path Part 1" October 26, 2013 (2013-10-26)
(Part 1 of 2) A boy named Adam Freeman (Keean Johnson) moves into a town and tries to find out why the town's called Spooksville. A boy named Watch (Nick Purcha) and a girl named Sally (Katie Douglas) educate him about the town's cursed nature.
2 "The Secret Path Part 2" October 26, 2013 (2013-10-26)
(Part 2 of 2) The gang goes back in time and finds a woman who could solve a mystery from the present.
3 "The Evil House" October 30, 2013 (2013-10-30)
While trick-or-treating, the gang are sucked in a house that curses them into being the characters of their costumes.
4 "The Howling Ghost" November 2, 2013 (2013-11-02)
While solving a boy's mysterious disappearance, the gang encounter the ghost of a lighthouse keeper.
5 "The Haunted Cave" November 9, 2013 (2013-11-09)
The gang explores a cave that is not what they think.
6 "The Thing in the Closet" November 16, 2013 (2013-11-16)
Sally is taken away by a closet monster that feeds on people's nightmares.
7 "The Fire Inside" November 23, 2013 (2013-11-23)
Sally experiences an illness called "The Fire Inside", in which she blows smoke out of her mouth, so the boys must find a rare antidote known as "Crystal Moonflower".
8 "The Wishing Stone" November 30, 2013 (2013-11-30)
The gang find a stone that grants them whatever wish they want, which comes with dire consequences.
9 "The Wicked Cat" December 7, 2013 (2013-12-07)
Sally turns into a cat after a cat that she found scratches her. Then a new girl named Daniela could be the cat that scratched Sally and made Sally trade places with her.
10 "The No Ones" December 14, 2013 (2013-12-14)
Watch befriends a girl who's an alien of a kind called "The No Ones".
11 "The Dark Corner" December 21, 2013 (2013-12-21)
After trying a spell, the gang find themselves in a parallel Spooksville.
12 "Shell Shock" March 8, 2014 (2014-03-08)
The gang must save Sally's parents from being eaten by a monster crab who attacks anyone who has his gold coins.
13 "Flowers of Evil" March 15, 2014 (2014-03-15)
Sally and Ann must put aside their differences in order to stop a blood-sucking plant.
14 "Phone Fear" March 22, 2014 (2014-03-22)
Students stranded in a logging camp are engulfed by a deadly fog. One by one they disappear.
15 "Critical Care" March 29, 2014 (2014-03-29)
Watch's recently removed tonsils come to life. Adam and Sally help capture the organs before they attack patients and end up in the wrong hands.
16 "Blood Drive" April 5, 2014 (2014-04-05)
After an ancient vampire on a quest for blood descends on the school blood drive, Adam must fight to restore humanity to newly turned vampires.
17 "Fathers and Sons" April 12, 2014 (2014-04-12)
A large creature terrorizes the guys' wilderness camping trip.
18 "Gnome Alone" April 19, 2014 (2014-04-19)
Sally gets trapped in her house by an army of deadly lawn gnomes.
19 "Oh Monster My Monster" April 26, 2014 (2014-04-26)
Watch uses Frankenstein's monster to stand up to bullies.
20 "The Maze" May 3, 2014 (2014-05-03)
Sally must unlock the key to the Mayor's past to save her friends.
21 "Run" May 10, 2014 (2014-05-10)
Laurel's memories are sparked. Adam and Ann run from Homunculi.
22 "Stone" May 17, 2014 (2014-05-17)
Adam awakens to a Spooksville that he doesn't recognize and Watch and Sally are not his friends.

Accolades[edit]

Year Award Category Recipient(s) Result
2014 Young Artist Award[6] Best Performance in a TV Series - Leading Young Actor Keean Johnson Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Leading Young Actress Katie Douglas Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Supporting Young Actor Nick Purcha Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Supporting Young Actress Morgan Taylor Campbell Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young Actor 11-13 Sean Michael Kyer Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young Actress 17-21 Tiera Skovbye Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young Actor 17-21 Samuel Patrick Chu Nominated
Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young Actor 17-21 Harrison Houde Nominated
Outstanding Young Ensemble in a TV Series Katie Douglas, Keean Johnson, Nick Purcha, Morgan Taylor Campbell Nominated

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