Brian Gianelli

FOX Renews ‘Lethal Weapon’ & ‘Star’

It’s been a busy week for first-year series pickups at FOX. Fresh off freshman comedy The Mick getting renewed for a second season on Tuesday, fellow first-year drama Lethal Weapon and Star were renewed for second seasons today. From Empire creator Lee Daniels, Star focuses on three teenagers starting a girl group and also stars […]

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4 Shows to Watch in 2017

With everyone looking back at the best in a memorable Year in TV of 2016, it’s also time to look forward as the various networks and streaming services roll out their new series to much promise and optimism. That said, here are four series that warrant your valuable time as we head into the new […]

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2016 In Review: Best New Shows

Yes, we are officially in “Peak TV.” According to data shared by FX, there were a staggering 455 scripted original series that aired in 2016, across broadcast, cable and streaming services. With this many options and opportunities, there were many shows that rose to the top. That said, here are my picks for the 5 […]

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‘Hairspray Live’ Ratings Tumble From ‘The Wiz’

NBC’s latest foray into the live musical genre, ‘Hairspray Live,’ pulled in 9 million total viewers last night, and garnered a 2.3 in the 18-49 demo. These numbers represent a dip from last year’s musical, ‘The Wiz,’ which gathered 11.5 million total viewers and a 3.4 in the demo. Reviews for the time honored classic […]

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