Stephanie Pratt’s ‘Hills’ Farewell: ‘It’s Been Fun To Play Dumb’

Tonight, ‘The Hills‘ limps to its series finale, a shadow of its former self.  The show’s protagonist Lauren Conrad bolted a year ago.  The villains Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt disappeared midway through this season, after her plastic surgery, his angry mysticism and the lawsuit they filed against one of the show’s producers rendered them […]

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ABC Rejects ‘Old Christine,’ Series Comes To End

‘Old Christine’ failed to find a new home at ABC, so Warner Bros. TV has stopped shopping the sitcom around. CBS Boss Defends Cutting 7 Shows: ‘I’m Surprised That You’re Surprised’ ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine,’ starring Emmy winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus, found itself without a date when CBS unveiled its 2010-11 schedule. That immediately […]

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Season Finale Report Card: Sci Fi & Supernatural

We now stand in the aftermath of a colorful and diverse season of sci fi and supernatural television, with spies, superheroes, ghouls, ghosts, demons and cool gadgets strewn everywhere. Thanks to the cancellation axe flying fast and loose, several shows found themselves hacked down in their prime (‘FlashForward,’ we hardly knew thee), and were caught […]

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‘Lost’ Bosses: Final DVD Sets ‘Knocked Our Socks Off’

Details about ‘Lost‘s Season 6 and complete series DVD sets (hitting stores August 24) are starting to trickle out, and thus far it seems that both will be as engaging as the show itself. “We’re really excited about the packaging [of the complete series],” executive producer Damon Lindelof tells Fancast. “We put it to the […]

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Season Finale Report Card: Dramas

Every show pulled out all the stops for its season finales, attempting to craft cliffhangers that will keep audiences in agonizing suspense for the next three months.  Now that May sweeps are over, it’s time to give out a report card for the returning dramas.  Which shows earned a spot on the honor roll?  Which […]

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‘Shield’ Creator: ‘Lost’ Bosses Should Be ‘Very Happy’ With Finale

Shawn Ryan, whose ‘The Shield‘ has often been held up this week as a gold standard for series finales, tells Fancast that ‘Lost‘s showrunners “should be very, very happy” with the way they wrapped up their show. “I have a feeling that Carlton [Cuse] and Damon [Lindelof] were ultimately pleased with what they did,” Ryan […]

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‘CSI: NY’ Finale Preview: Shane Casey Messes With the Messers!

This Wednesday at 10/9c, the ‘CSI: NY‘ season finale presents the next leg of Shane Casey’s twisted “comeback” tour. Why is the sinister serial killer hell-bent on turning the Messers’ dream vacation into a nightmare? Anna Belknap and Carmine Giovinazzo gave Fancast a glimpse of the thrilling hour to come. At points this season I’ve […]

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