Los Angeles Times

Falling Skies

Two-Hour Season Premiere: 8 p.m. Sunday, June 17 Season 2: 10 episodes The wait is nearly over as basic cable's #1 new series of 2011 returns to continue its extraordinary story about life and survival in the wake of a catastrophic alien invasion. Noah Wyle stars as a college professor who becomes an unlikely resistance leader in this gripping series from DreamWorks Television and executive producer Steven Spielberg. Moon Bloodgood, Will Patton, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight and Connor Jessup also star. Pictured: Noah WyleTNT