Question: This interminable waiting game that ABC is playing regarding the fate of Alias is not to be had! What can we, the fans, do about it? Anything?


Answer: ABC confirmed late Tuesday that Alias is returning in just seven short weeks on Wednesdays at 8 pm. There are eight episodes remaining — reduced from 13. Here's how they're being scheduled:

  • April 19, 8-10 pm/ET: Two-hour episode. Syd's baby is born and Vaughn's fate is revealed. Michael Vartan, Lena Olin and Greg Grunberg return.
  • April 26, 8-9 pm: The 100th episode. Bradley Cooper returns.
  • May 3, 8-9 pm: Currently in production. Devlin returns.
  • May 10, 8-9 pm: TBD
  • May 17, 8-9 pm: TBD
  • May 24, 8-10 pm: Two-hour finale.