It’s an old “Bachelor” trope at this point that every incumbent on the ABC series uses the word “journey” approximately forty thousand times to describe his experience over the course of the season. During a call with XFINITYTV.com on Friday, current bachelor Sean Lowe poked fun at the over-used expression. “I hear there’s a game […]
What would happen if a former diamond thief were released from fifteen years in prison, and by way of a series of odd circumstances, wound up assuming the identity of the sheriff of a small Amish community in rural Pennsylvania? That is the premise behind Cinemax’s new drama “Banshee.” The series, from executive producers Alan […]
Once upon a time, Carrie Bradshaw was a virgin. Hard to believe. When viewers met her 15 years ago in HBO’s hit comedy “Sex and the City,” Carrie, as played by Sarah Jessica Parker, was a self-styled “sexual anthropologist” who wrote a New York newspaper column based on her ongoing “research,” ably assisted by her […]
Contrary to recent reports, “Dancing with the Stars” will still air twice a year as always, offering “DWTS” fans both spring and fall editions of the ABC dance competition. On Thursday, the network dismissed rumors that it was considering paring down the aging reality show to airing only once a year, as reports from December […]
After Kristen Wiig and Andy Samberg left “Saturday Night Live” last year, Fred Armisen also considered bidding the show adieu. “It’s something we all think about,” he says. “It’s the group you came in with.” But he’s not making any moves right now. Why? For starters, Armisen claims to lack the ability to plan ahead. […]
There has been a lull. Talk of “Girls” settled down after its bombshell first season as fans took the opportunity to catch their breath.
One of midseason’s most compelling new shows is the FX spy thriller “The Americans,” and what’s really intriguing about it is that viewers may not be rooting for the home team. That’s, in part, because of the seductive casting of “Felicity’s” Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys (“Brothers and Sisters”) as married Russian spies in the […]
Chris Rock isn’t ready to headline his own TV show again, but if he were, he’d want a deal like his friend Louis C.K. has with FX. Appearing at a TCA panel on Wednesday for “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell,” which he executive produces with comedian W. Kamau Bell, Rock was asked whether the […]
Fox entertainment chairman Kevin Reilly on Tuesday acknowledged that his TV network had struggled to find an audience last season but said he hoped for a better performance going forward.
There’s a lot of killer TV on these days, quite literally. From “Dexter” to “American Horror Story” to “Criminal Minds,” TV is darker than ever, and soon, there will be another serial killer on the loose in prime-time. Fox is set to debut its dark new thriller “The Following,” starring Kevin Bacon as an emotionally […]