The world of Portland, Oregon isn’t just filled with hipsters and homemade granola, at least not as far as the NBC show “Grimm” is concerned. It’s full of people who are hiding a supernatural side, one that’s more aligned with the often gruesome fairy tale world of the Brothers Grimm than the city of food […]
The season seven “Criminal Minds” two-part finale is a real explosive, shoot ’em up story about serial-killing bank robbers that is so violent it could have been directed by Sam Peckinpah — and it is also the final two episodes for Emily Prentiss, as Paget Brewster has decided to leave the series. The episode opens […]
As Mr. Gold (Robert Carlyle) has cautioned numerous times, magic comes with a price in Storybrooke. In this weekend’s first season finale of ABC’s hit drama “Once Upon a Time,” that price is death. “Stakes are very high in the season finale and prices are paid,” teases series co-executive producer Adam Horowitz. Edward Kitsis, “Once’s” […]
Before our very eyes, “The Big Bang Theory” has transformed from a funny show about four nerdy man-children into a more heartwarming — and nearly as funny — show about relationships. Tonight’s fifth season finale shows just how far our band of scientists from Pasadena have come in the romance department.
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 […]
Season 12 was kind of a game changer for “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” with the introduction of several new characters and the departure of a long-time favorite. Ted Danson joined the cast as D.B. Russell, replacing Lawrence Fishburne’s Dr. Ray Langston, but actually coming in more as an equal to Gil Grissom (William Petersen), as […]
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 […]
In tonight’s one-hour first season finale of “2 Broke Girls,” Max and Caroline engage in your typical garden variety stalking of Martha Stewart. The two, all dressed up for a fashion ball at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, are determined to get Martha’s stamp of approval on their cupcakes.
The ninth season of “NCIS” was celebrated with a special 200th episode that revisited major events in the life and career of Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs’ (Mark Harmon) but with a twist — we had the opportunity to see what would have happened if he had made different choices. “It was our looking back […]
Lots of series falter in their sophomore seasons, but such wasn’t the case for “Hawaii Five-0,” which really found its footing now that the Five-0 team has meshed.