"Hit" / "Run" --  Morgan (Shemar Moore), Hotch (Thomas Gibson) and Prentiss (Paget Brewster) try to restrain a distraught JJ (A.J. Cook) as the hostage situation inside a Washington, D.C. bank become more tense, on the two-hour season finale of Criminal Minds (CBS)

‘Criminal Minds’ Team Says Goodbye to One of Their Own in Season Finale

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 […]

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Jennifer Morrison and Lana Parrilla in Once Upon a Time (ABC)

‘Once Upon a Time’ Executive Producers: There Will Be a Death in the Finale

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” […]

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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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"Homecoming" -  D.B. Russell (Ted Danson) and Barbara Russell (Peri Gilpin) in the season finale of CSI (Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

‘CSI’ Finale Promises the Introduction of Mrs. Russell – and the Ultimate Home Invasion

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 […]

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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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Cote de Pablo, Sean Murray and Michael Weatherly in the season finale of NCIS (Photo: Michael Yarish/CBS)

‘NCIS’ Executive Producer Promises a ‘Genuine Cliffhanger’ of a Finale

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 […]

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