On Wednesday, May 23rd the cast of the TNT’s Falling Skies answered some burning questions when we sat down with them to discuss the upcoming new season. When the sci-fi drama returns on June 9th with a 2-hour season premiere, we’ll find our survivors have formed an uneasy alliance with a new species of alien, while the alien threat the Skitters pose continues to grow. The series stars Noah Wyle (ER), Moon Bloodgood (Terminator: Salvation), Will Patton (The Girl), Drew Roy (Hannah Montana), Connor Jessup (King), Maxim Knight (Sophia the First), Seychelle Gabriel (Revenge), Mpho Koaho (Saw III), Colin Cuningham (The Eleventh Victim), and Sarah Carter (The Vow), and is produced by Steven Spielberg and DreamWorks Television. Below are the Top 5 Things Learned About Season 3. Beware: Major spoiler revealed in #1. Don’t scroll if you don’t want to know!
5 – Tom Mason Has a New Gig
When the show returns this June, Tom Mason has been elected to public office. In Mason’s government, the 2nd Mass has become more aggressive in their dealings with the aliens, but have also formed new alliances with a band of rebel Skitters. Since Tom’s new duties take up most of his time, his sons are now essentially living their own lives. Drew Roy says, “We all kind of venture out, and find it’s actually much better to be a family as opposed to your own lonesome standing individual.” (More…)