Has ‘Fringe’ Broken the Friday Night Curse?

Moving “Fringe” to Fridays has been fortunate for Fox. “Fringe” helped the network take first place last Friday night in the young demographic networks and advertisers love to reach. The J.J. Abrams-produced sci-fi series was the night’s top show in the 18-49 age group with a 1.9 rating. Fox’s average for the evening was aided […]

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‘Fringe’s John Noble: Dabbling In Dual Realities Is ‘A Real Kick!’

Playing not just ‘Fringe‘s already engaging Walter but also his “other side” counterpart, dubbed “Walternate,” has proven twice as nice for series star John Noble. “All the actors love it,” says Noble, who gets to “double” up along with the likes of Anna Torv (Olivia) and Lance Reddick (Broyles). “It’s a real kick!” J.J. Abrams […]

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‘Fringe’s Joshua Jackson: Reveal Of ‘Fauxlivia’ May Take a While

At the close of ‘Fringe‘s Season 2 finale, it was revealed that the alt-universe’s version of Olivia (played by Anna Torv) had sneaked over to this side, with Peter and Walter none the wiser. “Our” Olivia meanwhile is locked up over “there,” seemingly helpless to make her entrapment known. For how long will this sinister […]

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J.J. Abrams Hopeful That ‘Lost’ Fans Will Turn To ‘Fringe’

How in Jacob’s name are ‘Lost‘ fans expected to sate their appetite for twisty, supernatural-tinged tales populated by compellingly flawed characters, now that ABC’s island-based saga has bid the pop culture-verse adieu? ‘The Shield’ Creator: ‘Lost’ Bosses Should Be ‘Very Happy’ With Series Finale Fancast took that dilemma to ‘Lost’ creator J.J. Abrams himself, and […]

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So, What Did This Past TV Season Teach You?

Television isn’t necessarily a passive experience. Rather, oftentimes we are ripe to learn things from our time deposited in front of the tube. For example, if for whatever reason I ever need to stall a wedding ceremony, I have learned never to enlist Liz Lemon for the task, lest I subject my guests to an […]

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‘Fringe’ Finale Promises ‘Payoffs All Over The Place’

This week on Fox’s ‘Fringe‘ (Thursday at 9/8c), the conclusion of the two-part season finale will turn the worlds, plural, on their ear as Walter, Olivia et al continue their mission to pluck Peter out of the alternate universe and hopefully – hopefully! – return en masse to the Andrew Jackson-honoring reality they call home. […]

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