A murder shockingly like his wife's leads Kolchak to Los Angeles, where he has signed on as a reporter with the L.A. Beacon newspaper. The crime: A pregnant woman is attacked and murdered. Her husband is accused in her death, but Kolchak senses there's more to the story. Kolchak's colleague, senior crime reporter Perri Reed is just as eager to get to the bottom of things, but she's skeptical of his wild theories.
Young and ambitious photographer Jain McManus is a little more ready to go along with Kolchak. Together, they'll aid him as he tracks down the bizarre and the inexplicable, the stories you won't find printed in any newspaper.
Songs: M. Craft -- Dragonfly
When the legal team that helped put a murderous cult leader behind bars seemingly goes haywire, committing inexplicable murders, Kolchak is convinced the man is somehow wreaking vengeance from the depths of his prison cell. Meanwhile, Perri - whose reporting on the cult leader's story helped convict him - fears that she may be next.
Songs: The Veils -- More Heat Than Light, Baby Woodrose -- No Way Out
When a coed ends up dead after a bizarre accident, Kolchak investigates a strange college society that appears to be performing rituals in a mysterious old house.
Special Guest Stars: Yancey Arias
as Professor Richard Carr |
A series of murders mirrors a crime spree by a seemingly dead bio-terrorist who claimed he could kill with “hellfire.” The FBI and the pompous reporter who covered the original story think it’s the work of a copycat, but Kolchak is convinced the murders have more supernatural points of origin.
Agent Fain reappears on the scene after Kolchak refuses to disclose his source in a seemingly routine story about a drug lord’s death at the hands of a renegade band of bikers, and the subsequent disappearance of a DEA agent – a man who may be able to shed light on who murdered Kolchak’s wife.
Songs: Friend & Lover -- Reach Out In the Darkness
Kolchak and Perri go on the run to protect the one woman who can answer their questions about Agent Caleca -- and perhaps Irene Kolchak’s death -- before the phantom band of bikers strikes again. Along the way, Perri learns one of Kolchak’s darkest secrets. Meanwhile, Agent Fain puts pressure on Jain to give up his photos and on Vincenzo to reveal what his reporters know about the case.
Kolchak investigates when two office workers are mysteriously found mummified.
Kolchak is kidnapped by a disturbed man who claims to have a monster confined in a room at the end of a hallway, and Carl starts seeing things that aren't there.