What’s The Straight/Gay Relationship All About On ‘Backstrom?’ Creator Hart Hanson Clues Us In!

If you checked out last week’s premiere of Fox’s new crime drama, “Backstrom,” you know that Everett Backstrom (Rainn Wilson) is not the warmest guy in the room and often puts people off with his curmudgeonly distate for just about everything…well, almost everything. One of the pleasant surprises about the new series from creator Hart Hanson […]

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The TV Showrunners: Sexuality, Mistakes and Audience Perceptions (Part Two)

In the first part of the TV Showrunners feature, I talked with both gay and straight showrunners to find out how they approach creating LGBT characters and writing LGBT stories. What they shared was that while we have definitely made strides towards more and better representation, there’s still some room to grow in many areas. […]

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The TV Showrunners: Creating LGBT Characters, Telling LGBT Stories (Part One)

The year was 1977 and even without the Internet to spread the word on controversy I knew that there was something freaking people out about with this new sitcom called “Soap.” The show was supposedly racy, sexual and bawdy like no other show had been before and among its regular cast, it also had a […]

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Pre-Emmy Awards Photo Gallery. Who Was Where…and With Whom?

The 66th Annual Emmy Awards are finally here and we’ll get the answers to who won, who didn’t win and whether Seth Meyers can effectively host an awards show! (He’s buddies with Amy Poehler and Tina Fey, who have killed it repeatedly hosting the Golden Globes so he has some good peeps to get advice […]

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LGBT News At Fall TV Upfronts: New Offerings At Fox and NBC

Ah, Fall TV Upfronts. That time of year when all the broadcast networks meet with advertisers and members of the press and trot out their new offerings for the program slate that we’ll see later this year. Will any of the new series coming be that breakout hit like last year’s “The Blacklist” at NBC […]

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TV to Si: The FBI is Interested in Case on ‘Bones,’ Romero Investigates Teacher Murder on ‘Bates Motel’

No bones about it! It’s Monday and there is an all new episode of “Bones” airing on FOX at 8pm entitled, “The Nail in the Coffin.”

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"Bones" Star Emily Deschanel (Photo: FOX)

‘Bones’ Moves to Friday Night With Jury Duty, a Ghost Killer and Family Secrets

FOX has announced several times previously that it was going to move “Bones” to a Friday night timeslot, but it never came to pass — until now. This Friday, Nov. 15, the series, which stars Emily Deschanel as Temperance Brennan and David Boreanaz as her new hubby/FBI Agent Sealy Booth, finally makes the move. “For […]

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David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel of "Bones" (Photo: FOX)

Fall TV Preview: Booth and Brennan Will Marry in Season 9 of ‘Bones’ — But Not Without Some Hard Feelings

When we last left Special Agent Seeley Booth (David Boreanaz) and Dr. Temperance Brennan (Emily Deschanel) on “Bones,” Brennan had finally broken down and proposed marriage to Booth, who happily accepted. But then, Pelant (Andrew Leeds) got into the mix and forced Booth to break the engagement and extracted a promise that he would not […]

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