'The Last Ship' Season 3 Premiere Pushed Following Orlando Mass Shooting

The two-hour third season premiere of the TNT drama features a shooting at a Vietnamese nightclub.

AceShowbiz - TNT has postponed "The Last Ship" season 3 premiere in the wake of Orlando mass shooting. The two-hour third season premiere will not air on Sunday, June 12 as respect to the victims of the massacre.

"As a result of the shootings this weekend in Orlando, tonight's originally scheduled season premiere of 'The Last Ship' has been postponed," the Turner network said in a statement. "Our hearts are with the victims and their families."

The first episode of the "Last Ship" third season reportedly features a gunman opening fire in a Vietnamese nightclub, killing many people. Titled "The Scott Effect", the first episode follows CNO Tom Chandler (%cEric Dane%) going Asia to investigate a possible mutation of the Red Flu. Captain Slattery (%cAdam Baldwin%) and his crew deliver cure to Southeast Asia but there may be an unexpected threat in the region.

In the second episode, "Rising Sun", Chandler must find a way to return to his old crew and investigate a dangerous new foe.

TNT hasn't announced a new premiere date for "The Last Ship".

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