"DWTS": Elizabeth and Val (Photo: ABC)

Shocker on ‘DWTS’: Who Got Nixed After the Final Six?

After last week’s star turn featuring Cher as guest judge and performer, “Dancing with the Stars” would be going back to basics for week nine. The final six were set to hit the ballroom floor and yes, good old boy/underdog Bill Engvall was hanging in there. Monday night, our couples would be doing an individual […]

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‘Revenge’: Nolan Takes on His Own Take Down

Last week, Nolan (Gabriel Mann) castigated Emily (Emily VanCamp) for the negative effect her quest for vengeance has had on his life. In this week’s episode of “Revenge,” “Resurgence,” he demanded to take the lead on the take down. Granted, the target of the week was an inconvenience to Emily but actually wronged him. Continuing the theme […]

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‘The Walking Dead’: Look Who’s Back

If you’ve been craving a little one-on-one time with Hershel, the prison’s resident veterinarian and wise-old bible-reader, then this week’s “The Walking Dead” was for you. “Internment” was Hershel-heavy, casting the one-legged gent as a noble hero, or, as Daryl put it, a “tough sumbitch.” [xfinity-record-button id=”7190072851208537112″ program_type=”series”] A couple weeks ago, we last lost […]

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Surgery Wars 3D

Watching Meredith and Cristina at odds on “Grey’s Anatomy” is just uncomfortable. They are the one constant in a hospital filled with dysfunctional romantic relationships that rarely last. So this week’s episode, “Two Against One,” was tough to watch. Not only did the feud between the two women intensify, but there was also a bizarre […]

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Kerry Washington, left, and Darby Stanchfield on "Scandal" (Photo: ABC)

‘Scandal’: The Plane Truth

This week’s “Scandal” finally introduced Olivia’s mother played by Khandi Alexander, who no one anticipated would be cast in the pivotal role. She said about three words, in a flashback. The show is still pretending that she is dead, instead of in hiding from B613 or running a small island nation. Also, Kerry Washington officially looks […]

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Jacquie Lee, left, and Matthew Schuler on "The Voice" (Photo: NBC)

Who Made the Top 12 on ‘The Voice’?

You thought you were getting results tonight on “The Voice,” right? Well, it wouldn’t be a music competition results show without first putting us through several group sings of classic rock. [xfinity-record-button id=”7958122402999891112″ program_type=”series”] Immediately kicking off the show was the “Nic Hawk Variety Hour,” featuring a couple bearded men and Shelbie Z’s gyrating hips […]

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‘RHOBH’ Season 4 Premiere: Kyle’s a Liar, Yolanda’s a Liar

Monday night’s season premiere of the “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” was all stiff-necked (and, of course, stiff-faced) business, with a Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce party hosted by Kyle and conveniently catered by frenemy Lisa through her sexy eatery Sur (Bravo’s clever way of giving the Brit’s spinoff, “Vanderpump Rules,” some pump-age in […]

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Nathan Fillion and Molly Quinn on "Castle" (Photo: ABC)

‘Castle’: Road Trip Reconciliation

Last week, Alexis (Molly Quinn) was furious when Castle (Nathan Fillion) insulted her boyfriend, Pi — so furious that she did not accept his apology even when he offered to buy her ice cream. So in this week’s episode of “Castle,” he finally figured out how to make things right with his daughter. He freed a wrongly […]

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As ‘The Voice’ Goes Live, Do We Already Have a Frontrunner?

And we’re live! “Finally,” said Carson Daly. And we’ve got five live hours of “The Voice” this week, as the Top 20 artists compete in the semi-finals. What’s in store? Well, the semi-finals elimination usually come down to some unique formula, whereby coaches select 2, subtract 1, times 3, divided by 2 to the 3rd […]

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