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 14

The Beast

During their investigation of a family home in Browns Summit, NC, Steve uncovers past evidence of a fatal train disaster and a hate crime, while Amy confronts a beastly, dog-like apparition that she fears can kill anyone who gets in its way.

Friday
Mar 3
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 18

Spellbound

Steve and Amy head to Virginia to investigate reports of paranormal activity. While Steve discovers the home was a former slave plantation, Amy confronts several spirits, including an entity she believes is planning to destroy the home.

Friday
Mar 3
12pm | 11c
Season 7, Episode 11

Feeding the Fire - Kaufman, Texas

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Kaufman, Texas, to help a family being torn apart by negative paranormal activity. While Steve investigates the original property owner's fall from grace as well as a brutal unsolved murder, Amy confronts several entities, including a dead female influencing the living through dreams and a mysterious negative energy that has the entire family turning on each other.

Saturday
Mar 4
10pm | 9c
Season 6, Episode 2

Evil Influence - Mayfield, KY

Retired NYPD homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi and physical medium Amy Allan investigate threatening paranormal activity at a frightened family's home in Mayfield, Kentucky. In their separate, unnerving investigations, Steve discovers that the land was once a lucrative tobacco farm, and the site of several mysterious deaths. During her distressing late-night walk at the property, Amy finds herself in the midst of hateful dead people that may have been somehow related in life.

Sunday
Mar 19
2am | 1c
Season 2, Episode 21

Hotel Nowhere

Steve and Amy investigate a hotel owner's suspicious claims of terrifying paranormal activity in Clovis, CA. As Steve uncovers evidence that the property was once a mental hospital, Amy encounters numerous vicious entities.

Friday
Mar 31
9am | 8c
Season 2, Episode 22

Violated

Steve and Amy investigate reports of abusive paranormal activity at a family home in Fort Wayne, IN. While Steve discovers a ruthless murder, Amy encounters an entity that she believes is torturing the living.

Friday
Mar 31
11am | 10c
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
May 6
10pm | 9c
Season 7, Episode 6

Deadly Relations - Lake City, Florida

Retired NYPD homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi and physical medium Amy Allan investigate claims of paranormal activity at a home in Lake City, Florida. Steve tracks down the home's tragic history and discovers that the client's mother was killed inside the home by a family member, while Amy encounters an entity that can manipulate and influence the living to commit violent acts.

Sunday
May 7
2am | 1c
Season 7, Episode 7

The Watcher - Paso Robles, California

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate paranormal activity threatening a bar in Paso Robles, California. During their investigations, Steve finds evidence of a vigilante group helmed by a former landowner, while Amy interacts with entities capable of causing physical harm to the living.

Sunday
May 14
2am | 1c
Season 7, Episode 10

It Feeds - Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate a dangerous poltergeist attacking an entire family in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Steve investigates the home's dark past to discover an historic graveyard on the property as well as evidence that a Civil War veteran who suffered his fair share of tragedies and hardships lived there. Meanwhile, Amy encounters a powerfully vicious entity that torments every member of the family in a variety of disturbing ways.

Saturday
Jun 3
11pm | 10c
Season 4, Episode 2

Assaulted

In this unnerving episode of The Dead Files, Steve and Amy investigate unexplained violent attacks at a terrified woman's home in Hanover, PA.

Friday
Jun 9
9am | 8c
Season 4, Episode 4

Satan's Revenge

Steve and Amy travel to Leslie, MI, to investigate reports of extreme paranormal activity at a desperate family's home. Steve researches the history of the property, while Amy confronts several powerful entities, including a dead man with hopes of inflicting gruesome physical injuries.

Friday
Jun 9
11am | 10c
Season 8, Episode 6

Return of the Damned - Evans, Georgia

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Evans, Georgia, to investigate a shattered family's claim that paranormal activity led to the premature death of their 41-year-old son. While Steve's investigation of the property reveals a shocking past filled with slavery and murder, Amy encounters a dead child who's capable of inflicting physical pain on the living.

Sunday
Jun 11
1am | 12c
Season 8, Episode 7

While the Children Sleep - Olympia, Washington

A frightened mother calls on Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan to investigate claims of malicious paranormal activity directed at her children and elderly mother in Olympia, Washington. While Steve's investigation reveals a deadly explosion that killed nearly a dozen people, Amy encounters a hateful murder victim hell-bent on ending the existence of anyone in her path.

Saturday
Aug 5
10pm | 9c
Season 7, Episode 8

Fear Lives Here - Magna, Utah

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate a dangerous poltergeist terrorizing a family in Magna, Utah. Steve digs into the town's mining history, including the dangerous working conditions and the environmental footprint left behind, while Amy encounters a dangerous manifestation formed by multiple people living inside the home.

Saturday
Aug 5
11pm | 10c
Season 8, Episode 7

While the Children Sleep - Olympia, Washington

A frightened mother calls on Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan to investigate claims of malicious paranormal activity directed at her children and elderly mother in Olympia, Washington. While Steve's investigation reveals a deadly explosion that killed nearly a dozen people, Amy encounters a hateful murder victim hell-bent on ending the existence of anyone in her path.

Sunday
Aug 6
1am | 12c
Season 7, Episode 8

Fear Lives Here - Magna, Utah

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate a dangerous poltergeist terrorizing a family in Magna, Utah. Steve digs into the town's mining history, including the dangerous working conditions and the environmental footprint left behind, while Amy encounters a dangerous manifestation formed by multiple people living inside the home.

Sunday
Aug 6
2am | 1c
Season 8, Episode 8

The Devil Inside - Applegate, California

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy investigate paranormal activity threatening the lives of a cancer survivor, her two children and her older sister in Applegate, California. While Steve's investigation reveals an execution-style killing connected to a cult near the property, Amy encounters demonic gargoyles that prey on the living.

Saturday
Aug 12
10pm | 9c
Season 7, Episode 9

Legion of Death - Spartanburg, South Carolina

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate paranormal activity overwhelming a family in rural Spartanburg, South Carolina. In their separate investigations, Steve learns of a ruthless Revolutionary War soldier who is credited with over fifty deaths, including a former property owner, while Amy is overcome by negative energy at every turn as she endures one of her most active walks to date.

Saturday
Aug 12
11pm | 10c
Season 8, Episode 8

The Devil Inside - Applegate, California

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy investigate paranormal activity threatening the lives of a cancer survivor, her two children and her older sister in Applegate, California. While Steve's investigation reveals an execution-style killing connected to a cult near the property, Amy encounters demonic gargoyles that prey on the living.

Sunday
Aug 13
1am | 12c
Season 7, Episode 9

Legion of Death - Spartanburg, South Carolina

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan investigate paranormal activity overwhelming a family in rural Spartanburg, South Carolina. In their separate investigations, Steve learns of a ruthless Revolutionary War soldier who is credited with over fifty deaths, including a former property owner, while Amy is overcome by negative energy at every turn as she endures one of her most active walks to date.

Sunday
Aug 13
2am | 1c
Season 8, Episode 9

Deadly Kin - Louisville, Kentucky

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Louisville, Kentucky, to investigate paranormal violence threatening the lives of a grieving elderly woman and her daughter. During her walk, Amy encounters the spirit of an angry man with a deadly mission.

Saturday
Aug 19
10pm | 9c
Season 7, Episode 13

The Offering - Sedona, Arizona

Steve and Amy investigate claims of terrifying paranormal activity at a Sedona, Arizona, restaurant. During their intense investigation, Steve examines an unsolved murder case as well as the devastating fate of the local Native Americans, while Amy encounters frightening, unpredictable entities at every turn during her nighttime walk through the property.

Saturday
Aug 19
11pm | 10c
Season 8, Episode 9

Deadly Kin - Louisville, Kentucky

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Louisville, Kentucky, to investigate paranormal violence threatening the lives of a grieving elderly woman and her daughter. During her walk, Amy encounters the spirit of an angry man with a deadly mission.

Sunday
Aug 20
1am | 12c
Season 7, Episode 13

The Offering - Sedona, Arizona

Steve and Amy investigate claims of terrifying paranormal activity at a Sedona, Arizona, restaurant. During their intense investigation, Steve examines an unsolved murder case as well as the devastating fate of the local Native Americans, while Amy encounters frightening, unpredictable entities at every turn during her nighttime walk through the property.

Sunday
Aug 20
2am | 1c
Season 8, Episode 10

Lust to Kill - Victor, New York

Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Victor, New York, to investigate paranormal activity terrifying two Army veterans who fear whatever is happening inside their home could kill them and their family. While Steve's investigation uncovers a double homicide with ties to the property, Amy encounters a serial-killing widow who's targeted the family as her next victims.

Saturday
Aug 26
10pm | 9c