Joel Keller

Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope on Parks & Recreation (Photo by: Tyler Golden/NBC)

‘Parks and Recreation’ Boss Promises Satisfying Election-Themed Finale

During a year when a lot of comedies were inconsistent, “Parks and Recreation” kept humming along, giving viewers a consistently funny fourth season that centered on parks department deputy Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) and her run for Pawnee city council. Along the way, though, viewers have seen growth and change from the entire cast, with […]

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Jason Isaacs in Awake (NBC)

Detective Britten Will Be in a ‘Bind’ in the ‘Awake’ Finale, Says Kyle Killen

The premise of NBC’s midseason drama “Awake” was an intriguing one: Detective Michael Britten (Jason Isaacs) bounces between two worlds after his family gets into an auto accident, one where his wife died and one where his son died. Only Britten doesn’t know which world is reality and which (if any) is a dream. After […]

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‘SNL’: Lorne Michaels Wants Cast to Stay Put; Won’t See Romney This Season

Cast comings and goings are pretty much par for the course on “Saturday Night Live,” so with rumors flying around that three of the show’s longtime cast members — Kristen Wiig, Jason Sudeikis and Andy Samberg — won’t return next season, “SNL” executive producer Lorne Michaels is playing things close to the vest. “I’m not […]

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