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When we first learned that Michael Bay and X-Files writer James Wong were teaming up for an AandE pilot called Occult, part of the plot noted that the lead character would be returning to work at the FBI after taking time off following some kind of meltdown while investigating his wife's disappearance. Show More Summary
SPOILERS if you aren't caught up on HBO's Game of Thrones! It was probably only a matter of time before someone mashed The Lonely Island's "Dick in a Box" with Theon Greyjoy's unfortunate situation in the third season of Game of Thrones. Show More Summary
Back in April, NBC made it official, announcing that Jimmy Fallon would succeed Jay Leno as The Tonight Show host, beginning next year. Today comes word that Late Night with Jimmy Fallon producer Amy Ozols has been named producer of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, which NBC confirms will premiere in February and move from Los Angeles to 30 Rock in New York City.
TNT?s always been big on the buddy dynamic. Franklin and Bash offers two buddy lawyers and Rizzoli and Isles is about two female friends who work as a detective and medical examiner. On Monday, the network premiered King and Maxwell, a buddy drama about two private eyes with scarred pasts. Show More Summary
"Welcome to The Daily Show. I am John Oliver and let's all just acknowledge for a moment that this is weird," Oliver said in his opening for last night's episode. And he's kind of right. He isn't the first new host of The Daily Show,...Show More Summary
Which is the better drama, Breaking Bad or Game of Thrones? That could be the topic of some pretty lively debate, but if you ask the Broadcast Television Journalists Association, they'd come back with a tie. The two cable dramas tied for Best Drama at the Critics' Choice Television Awards this year. Show More Summary
It's officially official. Dan Harmon is coming back to Community. The comedy's creator actually confirmed that news last week, but now NBC has made that network-official, announcing that Dan Harmon would be returning as showrunner and executive producer of Community, and adding that Chris McKenna was also set to return as executive producer. Show More Summary
Game of Thrones's third season came to an end on Sunday night but HBO made damn sure to let audiences know that there's plenty more where that came from. Not more GoT, (until next year), just plenty more quality programming to look forward to in the coming months. Show More Summary
Following up on another teaser for The Newsroom is a trailer that actually reveals footage from the upcoming second season of the HBO drama series. The new trailer teases both professional and personal conflict at the fictional cable...Show More Summary
Spoilers if you aren't caught up on Game of Thrones through the end of Season 3! Another Game of Thrones season arrived like the promised winter and left all too quickly. This is not to say that Season 3 wasn't beyond satisfying, but we want more! We have months and months to wait for that. Show More Summary
And the Idol updates keep on coming. This weekend, we learned that American Idol executive producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick were cut from the series after twelve seasons. Today comes a more formal statement from Lythgoe, along with official word from FremantleMedia that they have hired a new executive producer.
Last night, Game of Thrones finished out its epic third season at the subscription cable network, HBO. The finale pulled in 5.4 million total viewers, which is a hefty number for any cable or subscription cable network, but that number happens to be just shy of the network high the show earned earlier this season. Show More Summary
The Following actress Natalie Zea is headed to Under the Dome, CBS? brand new summer event, which is set to air on the network in just a couple of weeks. If you?ve been keeping up with many of the previews for the new series, don?t be alarmed that you haven?t caught the actress. Zea isn?t set to appear in Under the Dome until episode 9.
The race to sign on a brand new doctor for BBC?s series Doctor Who is well underway. Matt Smith, who is the eleventh doctor and who has portrayed the character since 2010, is bowing out after this November?s 50th Anniversary episode. Now, it seems frequent theater actor (and bit player in the James Bond franchise) Rory Kinnear might replace Smith.
Using the weird foghorn-sounding device that has popped up in numerous trailers (but is probably most memorable in the first trailer for Inception) we eventually get our first glimpse of Danny McBride?s Kenny Powers, who will be returning to the small screen when the fourth season of Eastbound and Down hits HBO's schedule on September 29. Show More Summary
It's always worth noting when a series presents a female character with strength and authority, which is one of the things that stands out in the trailer for Starz's upcoming new limited series drama The White Queen. In the absence of...Show More Summary
This was NPH's fourth gig hosting the show, and given that he won an Emmy the first time he did it, it's no surprise to see him pull it off with aplomb. But as NPR's Linda Holmes points out in her wonderful post about this musical number, it's not just that Harris is great-- the entire musical number is, from start to finish.
NBC?s Revolution only ended its first season last Monday, and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has wasted no time announcing the hit show?s Season 1 Blu-ray and DVD set. While we already know we?ll be getting a Blu-ray jam-packed with...Show More Summary
Between Extras, The Office, Life's Too Short and The Ricky Gervais Show, much of Stephen Merchant's career as an actor and a writer is linked with Ricky Gervais. But those who are familiar with his work know that the man's talent comes from his own style of humor and not merely by association with his better known accomplice.
Success on the Broadway stage doesn't automatically mean success on the small screen, as a number actors can attest. In fact, those actors took the stage with Neil Patrick Harris at last night's 67th Annual Tony Awards to lament their failed series. Show More Summary