10:45am PT by Philiana Ng
Syfy Orders Three Unscripted Series
Syfy is adding three series to the 2013 schedule.
The cable network has greenlighted Ghost Mine, Stranded and Notorious Hauntings, adding to a slate that includes Ghost Hunters, Paranormal Witness and Haunted Collector.
The six-episode first season of Ghost Mine, premiering Jan. 16 at 10 p.m., follows a group of miners who face everyday challenges of mining, aided by paranormal investigators who unravel the mysteries surrounding the mine. Mark Cronin, David Caplan and Jay Bluemke are executive producers.
Stranded documents an unconventional and terrifying paranormal and psychological experiment. It will begin its six-episode run Feb. 27 at 10 p.m. Brad Kuhlman, Casey Brumels, Josh Gates and Jason Blum are executive producers. Gerard Bocaccio serves as a consultant.
Notorious Hauntings (working title) launches spring 2013. The series, also with a six-episode order, features a group of researchers who investigate reports of extreme and dangerous supernatural activity across the globe. Pilgrim Studios' Craig Piligian and Mike Nichols are executive producers.