’24’ Finale Keeps the World Safe For Action TV

By FRAZIER MOORE AP Television Writer NEW YORK — Of all the hardship and punishment suffered by counter-terrorist agent Jack Bauer, none could match the indignity awaiting him. Monday night, he must conclude his ‘24‘ career in the shadow of another series finale airing the night before – the feverishly hyped and anticipated ‘Lost.’ During […]

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There Will Be No Happy Ending for ’24’s Jack Bauer

For fans of a man who has seen his wife killed, murdered his own boss on terrorist orders and has been subjected to torture almost as part of his daily routine, it should perhaps come as no surprise that Jack Bauer’s final ‘24‘ hours won’t have a happy ending. The eighth and final season of […]

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Exclusive: Kiefer Cleans Up to Please ’24’ Bosses

Kiefer Sutherland is back home again in New York after a wild week in London.  The ‘24‘ star is being watched by friends, family and TV show bosses hoping he will be keeping his partying ways to a minimum this summer.  When this season’s filming of the ’24’ finale wrapped early in the month, Kiefer’s […]

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Gregory Itzin Back On ’24’ As Disgraced President

By FRAZIER MOORE AP Television Writer NEW YORK — During its breathless, ticktock eight-season run, ‘24‘ has given viewers numerous delights, apart from Jack Bauer’s crazy knack for staying alive. The audience for this rambunctious Fox thriller fondly recalls President David Palmer, a black man in the White House who may have helped normalize that […]

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The Big Tease: Scoop on ‘House,’ ‘Good Wife’ and More

Wanna know what’s coming up on your favorite show? Tuesday is tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the place to send your questions. Here now the scoop! Got any ‘House‘ scoop? – Maura How do you top the last season finale where Dr. Nasty checked himself into a psych ward? It sounds like the ‘House’ […]

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‘Idol,’ ’24’ and ‘V’ Among TV’s Top Moneymakers

A ranking of the TV shows that generate the most ad dollars finds reality juggernaut ‘American Idol‘ at the top, yet also offers up a couple of surprises. “TV’s Biggest Moneymakers,” as comprised by Kantar Media for Forbes.com, tabulates the amount of ad money raked in per 30 minutes of content for all regularly scheduled […]

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Report: Fox to End ’24’ After This Season

It looks like Jack Bauer is out of time. In what can’t be considered surprising news–but still a bummer for fans nonetheless–the clock will stop on ‘24,’ according to Variety. After speculation in recent months, the Fox network and 20th Century Fox TV are expected to end the action-packed drama after this eighth season of […]

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