It was a tall order, but when Shaquille O’Neal called the folks at TNT’s “Southland” to ask if he could play a guest-starring role on the show, it was a slam dunk.
When “Southland” returns to TNT on Wednesday, viewers will see the character of Los Angeles police Detective Lydia Adams as a new mom desperately in need of sleep.
The police drama will return next February with 10 new episodes.
“Southland” lives! Well, why shouldn’t it? This gritty, L.A.-based cop series starring Ben McKenzie is a great show, and its third-season finale a couple of weeks ago was one of its best episodes ever. And even though “Southland” averaged a relatively low 2.9 million viewers per episode this past season (by TNT standards), the cable […]
None of the good guys got killed as “Southland” ended its third season Tuesday night on TNT, but one of the bad guys did. He was the gangbanger known as “the Leprechaun” (though there was nothing Irish about this guy) – who Det. Sammy Bryant (Shawn Hatosy) had been hunting for ever since the Leprechaun […]
(AP) NEW YORK – TNT will air another season of “Southland,” the Los Angeles-based police drama that the cable network picked up when it was dumped by NBC. The network said Monday it has ordered 10 new episodes of the series, to air starting next January. It’s produced by John Wells, who has “ER” and […]
In TV, second chances are rare. But thanks to some great support from critics and fans, John Wells’ cop drama ‘Southland‘ found new life on TNT after getting canceled by NBC before the start of its second season. The cancellation came mostly as a result of the show being considered too dark and serious for […]
Curious about what’s coming up on your favorite show? Got burning questions about the new TV season? Tuesday is now tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the address to use/abuse. Here now the scoop! ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ should bring back Burke – but it doesn’t have to be the same actor. If not Isaiah Washington, try […]
If you’re one of the 16 million people who tuned in to watch the ‘ER’ finale last night, you’ve undoubtedly seen previews of NBC’s new L.A. cop drama, ‘Southland.’ We’ve got the first full episode a week before it hits TV. Watch it right here or head to our ‘Southland’ page to watch it with […]