TV Buzz: ‘Salem’ Trailer Dials Up the Creepy, ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Season 2 First Look and More

Welcome to TV Equals first installment of TV Buzz!

Now all the TV trailers, sneak peek photos and posters you love can be found in one place every Monday and Thursday. This Thursday’s edition is all trailers, all the time as we prepare for the sure to be nightmare fuel worthy premiere of Salem on WGN, take a closer look at John Simm’s ITV drama Prey, go behind bars with Piper once more in the official Orange is the New Black season two trailer, get a sneak peek at Syfy’s Defiance and check out an epic movie style teaser for 24: Live Another Day. Check out all of the trailers below and be sure to let us know what you think of the new feature in the comments below. We value your input, so let us know if there is anything you want to see more of.

Salem Full Season Trailer
 

Witches are real and they will eat your face in the full-length trailer for WGN’s first original series, Salem, premiering this Sunday, April 20th at 10pm/9c. The series comes off as a giant, gruesome horror movie complete with body contortions, writhing mud orgies, dolls twisting their own heads around and many, many more things designed to traumatize viewers. Oh, and did I mention Seth Gabel’s horrible beard? Because it is horrible.

All of that being said, Salem has certainly caught my attention. I plan on watching with the lights on, how about you?

Orange is the New Black Season Two
 

“Don’t make me rip your throat out.”

Piper is channeling her inner wolf, and oh is it glorious. The quick, uncompromising trailer for Orange is the New Black season two has me begging for summer. We have new characters, one who Red is scared of, a tiny glimpse of Alex and a whole lot of crazy. All 13 new episodes will premiere June 6th on Netflix. If I had a TARDIS, June 6th would be my first stop.

Defiance Season Two Launch Trailer
 

The residents of Defiance might want to reconsider relocating. It appears the town has descended into a state of anarchy in season two, even though Amanda insists the town will always be home. That might be true, but home now has bombs to be diffused, sketchy alliances being formed and Irisa worrying that there is something dangerous (and kind of tentacle-ly) inside of her. If it is all the same to the Defiance tourism board, I won’t be vacationing in their town anytime soon.

Defiance season two premieres June 19th at 8/7c on Syfy.

24: Live Another Day Movie Trailer
 

Calling Jack Bauer a terrorist is a terrible idea. His patriotism is his only personality trait, as we see in Fox’s movie style trailer for the special 24: Live Another Day. Jack’s loyalty to his country is called into question and he has no time for that nonsense. What follows is all of the action, impossible escapes and Jack/Chloe reunions you never knew your life was missing.

24: Live Another Day premieres May 5th on Fox.

Prey Full Trailer
 

John Simm is amazing in everything he does, but his new ITV thriller, Prey looks especially awesome. Maybe it’s the British The Fugitive vibe or just Simm’s intensity as a wronged man on the run, but Prey looks like captivating television. I’m jealous of all of you who live across the pond and will get to see this series in a timely manner. Let us all pray to the TV gods that it gets an American distribution deal as soon as possible.

Prey premieres Monday April 28th at 9pm on ITV.

 

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Sabienna is a freelance writer, pop culture junkie and unabashed fangirl. She blames an early exposure to The X-Files and the Must See TV era of NBC for her twin life-long loves of sci-fi and sitcoms. She's not sure where her all-consuming love for all things British came from, but it led her to Doctor Who so she doesn't complain.