All-New: Interview with Steve DiSchiavi

Steve DiSchiavi on Season 8, 'Supernatural' and More

The Dead Files co-host previews season 8, premiering May 6 at 10|9c! 

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On The Dead Files, physical medium Amy Allan and retired NYPD homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi combine their unique and often conflicting skills to solve unexplained paranormal phenomena in haunted locations across America.

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Amy Allan

Paranormal researcher and physical medium Amy Allan works with retired homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi on The Dead Files to help people who believe paranormal activity is ruining their lives.

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Steve DiSchiavi

Former US Marine Steve DiSchiavi is a 21-year veteran of the New York City Police Department, where he was a homicide detective. Using his investigative skills, Steve digs into the history of his clients’ homes, often finding dark and tragic events which could help explain what they’re going through.

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Season 2, Episode 15

Deadly Grounds

Amy confronts the powerful spirit of a religious woman at a family home in Wabash, IN, while Steve uncovers evidence that his client's property lies on Native American land with a violent past.

Friday
Mar 10
9am | 8c
Season 8, Episode 3

Deadly Promise - Chicago

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Chicago to investigate paranormal activity terrorizing the employees and customers at funeral home turned tattoo parlor. While Steve's investigation reveals a shocking past involving the mysterious death of the original owner's wife, Amy encounters two dangerous entities who like watching, and sometimes interacting, with the living.

Saturday
May 20
10pm | 9c
Season 6, Episode 12

The Whispering - Concrete, Washington

Steve and Amy investigate a woman's claims that the activity in her Concrete, WA, home will kill her. Steve unearths the genocide of a local Indian tribe, while Amy encounters a powerful energy barrier constructed by the dead.

Saturday
May 27
11pm | 10c
Season 6, Episode 12

The Whispering - Concrete, Washington

Steve and Amy investigate a woman's claims that the activity in her Concrete, WA, home will kill her. Steve unearths the genocide of a local Indian tribe, while Amy encounters a powerful energy barrier constructed by the dead.

Sunday
May 28
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 3

Forever Scarred

In this powerfully emotional episode of The Dead Files, retired NYPD homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi and physical medium Amy Allan investigate a Chicago home where a young mother seems to be suffering from horrifying recurring nightmares.

Friday
Jun 2
11am | 10c
Season 8, Episode 5

Skin Walker - Hardinsburg, Indiana

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Hardinsburg, Indiana, to investigate claims of vicious paranormal activity affecting a family who fear for the safety of their sick father. While Steve's investigation reveals a fanatical preacher who led an armed revolt against his own church, Amy encounters a twisted entity whose mission is to trap the souls of the deceased.

Sunday
Jun 4
1am | 12c
Season 5, Episode 10

The Creeper - Coupland, Texas

Steve and Amy investigate the connection between a Texas woman's claims of disturbing paranormal activity and a cold-blooded murder. While Steve probes the property's disturbing history, including a catastrophic flood that cost hundreds of people their lives, Amy encounters multiple disturbing entities, including a sociopathic dead man who agitates the living.

Friday
Jun 16
9am | 8c
Season 6, Episode 10

Devil's Plaything - Canton, Illinois

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan head to a Canton, IL, home where a boy's paranormal encounters reveal a dangerous power. Steve digs up proof of horrid unsolved murder, while Amy faces a threatening entity who preys on the weak.

Sunday
Aug 27
2am | 1c
Season 8, Episode 1

Hell in the Heartland - Kearney, Missouri

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate violent paranormal activity at a family home in the small town of Kearney, Missouri. During their separate investigations, Steve tracks down the history of a ruthless Civil War-era gang leader, while Amy encounters several deceased individuals, including a trapped male spirit and a dead woman capable of physically assaulting the living.

Saturday
Sep 2
11pm | 10c
Season 8, Episode 12

Drained - Ripley, West Virginia

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate paranormal activity threatening the lives of a Ripley, WV, father and his family.Their investigation uncovers a powerful demon terrorizing the family, along with a psychic vampire who threatens to suck the life force from everyone who lives in the house.

Saturday
Sep 9
10pm | 9c
Season 8, Episode 12

Drained - Ripley, West Virginia

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate paranormal activity threatening the lives of a Ripley, WV, father and his family.Their investigation uncovers a powerful demon terrorizing the family, along with a psychic vampire who threatens to suck the life force from everyone who lives in the house.

Sunday
Sep 10
1am | 12c
Season 8, Episode 2

Night Terrors - Brumley, Missouri

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Brumley, Missouri, to investigate paranormal disturbances keeping customers awake at an historic bed and breakfast. While Steve's investigation reveals a surprising past involving medicine and religion, including a horrific murder-suicide, Amy encounters several translucent entities, one of which is stalking the living from within the building's walls.

Saturday
Sep 16
11pm | 10c
Season 8, Episode 2

Night Terrors - Brumley, Missouri

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Brumley, Missouri, to investigate paranormal disturbances keeping customers awake at an historic bed and breakfast. While Steve's investigation reveals a surprising past involving medicine and religion, including a horrific murder-suicide, Amy encounters several translucent entities, one of which is stalking the living from within the building's walls.

Sunday
Sep 17
2am | 1c
Season 0, Episode 19

Master of the Damned and Ghosts of Deadwood

Steve and Amy reveal new information about their previous investigations of paranormal activity at a retired police detective's home in Potsdam, New York and the historic Fairmont Hotel and Casino in Deadwood, South Dakota. In upstate New York, a woman seeks answers for the activity that terrorizes her family on a regular basis while a desperate hotel owner in the legendary town of Deadwood, South Dakota, searches for salvation from the activity that is preventing him from brining his dream hotel to fruition.

Friday
Sep 29
9am | 8c
Season 0, Episode 15

Tortured Souls and Evil Within

Steve and Amy disclose new information about prior investigations of horrifying paranormal activity at a minister's home in Manchester, Connecticut and a family home in St. Clair Shores, Michigan. In Manchester, we find out if their client, Tom, finally fought off the evil dead putting his family's lives in jeopardy. Then, was Emily in St. Clair Shores able to stop the serpent-like entity trying to make her family violently ill?

Friday
Sep 29
10am | 9c
Season 0, Episode 12

Deadly Grounds and Blood in the Bordello

Steve and Amy disclose new information about prior investigations of horrifying paranormal activity at a family home in Wabash, IN, and a bar in Columbus, OH.

Friday
Sep 29
11am | 10c
Season 0, Episode 20

Innocent Blood and Fractured

Steve and Amy reveal new information about their previous investigations of dangerous paranormal activity in Rome, New York, and St. Louis, Missouri, including the desperate efforts to remove the menacing entities that prey on the living.

Friday
Oct 6
9am | 8c
Season 0, Episode 13

Never Alone and Spellbound

Featuring shocking new footage, Steve and Amy reveal new information about investigations in Forester, Michigan and Buchanan, Virginia. We'll witness if their terrified clients, Chrystal and Tysha, were able to protect their frightened families from the dangerous paranormal activity plaguing their homes.

Friday
Oct 6
10am | 9c
Season 0, Episode 18

Forever Scarred and Invaded

In this chilling episode of Dead Files Revisited, retired New York City homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi and psychic medium Amy Allan disclose new information about previous paranormal investigations in Chicago, IL and Waxahachie, TX, including desperate measures to rid both sites of violent spirits wreaking havoc on the living. First, Steve and Amy find that the disturbing reports of emotional and physical paranormal activity at a Chicago family's home were more shocking than expected. Steve uncovers the troubled past of a doctor who suffered in life while Amy encounters a menacing spirit that became more aggressive whenever she would reach out. Featuring new, dramatic footage, we'll witness the traditional religious techniques Marc and his family use to confront and hopefully remove the dead from their home. Then, in Waxahachie, Texas, Steve and Amy re-expose a local eatery where spirits have been terrifying both the employees and customers. Steve uncovers the restaurant's violent past and a love triangle that ended with a young woman's murder, while Amy risks everything in order to try and help a female entity trapped between here and the afterlife. Finally, we'll see if Amy's advice has helped their clients rid the restaurant of this frightening dead woman roaming the historic The Catfish Plantation.

Friday
Oct 6
11am | 10c
Season 0, Episode 16

Plagued and Lethal Waters

Steve and Amy disclose new information about previous investigations at a desperate veteran’s home in Cressona and a haunted riverfront hotel in another Pennsylvania town, Cambridge Springs.

Friday
Oct 13
9am | 8c
Season 0, Episode 17

Dead End and Summoning Spirits

In this chilling episode of Dead Files Revisited, retired New York City homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi and psychic medium Amy Allan disclose new information about previous investigations of terrifying paranormal activity in Neosho, Missouri and Starks, Maine, including the extreme measures taken to rid two homes of the vile spirits preying on innocent families. In Neosho, Steve investigates reports of frightening paranormal activity at a retired Iraq veteran's home. While he discovers the property was once the site of a vicious homicide, Amy encounters several disturbing entities, including a violent shadow man with deadly plans for the living. ( confirmed) Then in Starks, Maine, Steve and Amy report of frightening paranormal activity at a terrified woman's home. As Steve discovers past evidence that the property may have been constructed on a burial ground, Amy confronts droves of restless spirits whose goal is to kill in the most sickening manner possible.

Friday
Oct 13
10am | 9c
Season 0, Episode 21

Demon War and Assaulted

Featuring never-before-seen footage, Steve and Amy give new information about shocking investigations at homes in Toledo, Ohio and Hanover, Pennsylvania. In Toledo, it's a matter of life and death for a family caught in a horrific battle between good and evil as they call on demonologists to rid vile entities from their home. Then, in Hanover, a woman desperate for relies on a medium to stop the violent attacks she faces on a regular basis.

Friday
Oct 13
11am | 10c