The CW has released the synopses for our favorite upcoming horror TV shows. Read below for the details on “Supernatural” Ep. 8.12, “As Time Goes By,” and “The Vampire Diaries” Ep. 4.12, “A View to a Kill.”
"Supernatural" Episode 8.12 - "As Time Goes By" (airs 1/30/13, 9-10 pm)
SAM AND DEAN MEET THEIR GRANDFATHER — Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) are stunned when a man who claims to be Henry Winchester (guest star Gil McKinney), their grandfather, suddenly appears in their hotel room demanding to know where he can find John Winchester. Henry has time-traveled to stop a demon named Abbadon (guest star Alaina Huffman) and was looking for John’s help.
Through Henry, Sam and Dean learn more about their father and the Winchester bloodline.
Serge Ladouceur directed the episode written by Adam Glass.
"The Vampire Diaries" Episode 4.12 - "A View to a Kill" (airs 1/31/13, 9-10 pm)
DANGEROUS LIAISONS — When Rebekah (Claire Holt) turns down Klaus’ (Joseph Morgan) plea to stop Kol (Nathaniel Buzolic) and protect Jeremy (Steven R. McQueen), Klaus turns to Stefan (Paul Wesley) for help.
After an angry confrontation with her father, Mayor Hopkins (guest star Rick Worthy), over his unconventional approach to ending the violence in Mystic Falls, Bonnie (Kat Graham) has a frightening run-in with Kol, followed by an unexpected visitor.
Klaus complicates the already tense feelings between Stefan and Damon (Ian Somerhalder) by revealing a bit of Stefan’s personal life, then surprises Damon by asking for personal advice. Elena (Nina Dobrev) tells Stefan about her dangerous plan for Jeremy, leaving Stefan in a difficult spot.
When the high school’s 1980s Decade Dance is cancelled by Mayor Hopkins, Stefan finds a charming way to make it up to a disappointed Rebekah.
Brad Turner directed the episode written by Rebecca Sonnenshine.
Synopsis: Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters" fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.
Directors: Eduardo Sánchez, Jeannot Szwarc, P.J. Pesce, John Badham, Tim Andrew, Jensen Ackles, Robert Duncan McNeill, James L. Conway, Peter Ellis, David Nutter, Robert Singer, Eric Kripke, Philip Sgriccia, Ben Edlund, Kim Manners, Jerry Wanek, Charles Beeson, John MacCarthy, John F. Showalter, Serge Ladouceur, Guy Norman Bee, Kevin Parks, Mike Rohl, Stefan Pleszczynski, Steve Boyum, Rashaad Ernesto Green, Thomas J. Wright, Nina Lopez-Corrado, J. Miller Tobin
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Producers: Philip Sgriccia, Robert Singer, Todd Aronauer, Jim Michaels, Serge Ladouceur, Jerry Wanek, McG, Peter Johnson, Ben Edlund, Eric Kripke, Jeremy Carver, Adam Glass, Andrew Dabb, Sera Gamble, Craig Matheson, Kristin Cronin, Kim Manners, Robbie Thompson, Brad Buckner, Pablito Tancinco, John Shiban, Cyrus Yavneh, Eric C. Charmelo, Daniel Loflin, Nicole Snyder, Eugenie Ross-Leming, Eugene Ross-Leming, Shawn Wagoner, Richard Hatem, Vladimir Stefoff, Julie Siege, Laurence Andries, Matt Witten, Nancy Won, Marc David Alpert
Musicians: Christopher Lennertz, Jay Gruska, Timothy Andrew Edwards
Editors: Nicole Baer, Don Koch, Tom McQuade, Anthony Pinker, James Pickel, David Ekstrom, Paul Karasick
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