NBC’s “The Sing-Off” was ahead of its time: the a cappella singing competition finished its third season almost a year before “Pitch Perfect” took the world by storm. Luckily, although it was effectively canceled (and didn’t air at all in 2012), the network was inspired by pop culture’s newfound interest in a cappella singing and […]
The festivities honoring the 50th anniversary of legendary British series “Doctor Who” have already kicked off on BBC America, but the real action doesn’t happen until this weekend. The day before the worldwide simulcast of the massive “The Day of the Doctor” anniversary special, BBC America will present a TV movie commissioned by the BBC […]
“Almost Human” is not your typical buddy cop show. For starters, the surly, skeptical cop/android with human emotions partner dynamic isn’t one that we’ve seen before — ever. The Fox drama, created by “Fringe” mastermind J.H. Wyman, brings to TV screens elements from “Blade Runner,” “Total Recall,” and plenty of other sci-fi films you’ve seen […]
It’s summer in the city when The CW’s “Sex and the City” prequel, “The Carrie Diaries,” returns for Season 2 on Oct. 25. High schooler Carrie Bradshaw (AnnaSophia Robb) is subletting a fabulous NYC loft, working her dream job at Interview Magazine, and gulping down cosmos in the city’s hottest clubs before she returns home […]
CBS is banking on “The Millers,” which premieres Thursday, Oct. 3 at 8:30/7:30c, becoming its next great comedy hit. The network clearly has confidence in the show, which comes from “Raising Hope” and “My Name Is Earl” creator Greg Garcia, considering it’s programmed the series to air in the coveted post-“The Big Bang Theory” time […]
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” might be a mouthful of a show title, but it’s also quite descriptive. The top-secret Joss Whedon project tells the story of a team of agents in the Marvel law enforcement agency S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) tasked with investigating strange and unknown phenomenons around the world.
Another year, another Chuck Lorre sitcom poised to dominate the TV season’s newest comedies in ratings. The latest accessible, broad-appeal comedy to enter the CBS fold is “Mom,” premiering Monday, Sept. 23 at 9:30/8:30c. The half-hour multi-camera sitcom stars Anna Faris as a newly sober single mom from Northern California wine country who reconnects with […]
Are you feeling lucky? Probably not as lucky as the main characters on ABC’s new drama “Lucky 7,” about a bunch of blue-collar gas station workers who hit the multi-million dollar lottery jackpot.
There are 55 hours until Robin (Cobie Smulders) and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) get married when “How I Met Your Mother” returns for its ninth and final season.
Take note: You will see a lot of Jerry O’Connell on his new CBS sitcom, “We Are Men,” this fall. Like, a whole lot — he spends a great deal of time wearing a Speedo in every episode.