What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

Thursday August 18th: ‘Beyond Scared Straight‘ (10pm on A&E) **Season Premiere** Record Now The series, which became A&E’s most-watched series premiere in network history, profiles dramatic prison and jail deterrence programs aimed at keeping today’s at-risk teens from becoming tomorrow’s prisoners. Friday August 19th: ‘Flashpoint‘ (8pm ET on CBS) **Season Finale** Record Now Torn from […]

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Scripted Series Not a Big Summer Draw for Networks

By DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — Television viewers aren’t too interested in scripted shows during the summer, at least not the shows that broadcast networks are offering. Mostly, they’re reruns, and viewers are looking elsewhere. Only three scripted series ranked among the Nielsen Co. top 10 last week: reruns of “NCIS” and […]

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New On DVD This Week: Flashpoint, The Mechanic, The Rite, All in the Family

Flashpoint ‘Flashpoint‘ traces the emotional journey into the tough, risk-filled lives of a group of cops in the SRU (inspired by Toronto’s Emergency Task Force). A unique unit of elite heroes, rescuing hostages, busting gangs, defusing bombs, scaling buildings and interrogating suspects is all in a day’s work for the members of this highly skilled […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘Boardwalk Empire‘ (Sunday at 9pm on HBO) **Series Premiere** HBO unveils its latest masterpiece about life in Atlantic City during Prohibition, from Terence Winter, Emmy Award winning writer of ‘The Sopranos,’ and Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese. Tthis new series chronicles the life and times of “Nucky” Thompson, the undisputed leader of Atlantic […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘Jerseylicious‘ (Sunday at 8pm on Style) **Season Premiere** Watch Episodes On Demand In this New Jersey salon, the first cut is the meanest and you may leave with a lot more than just a smokey eye! Everyone’s favorite hair stylists and make-up artists of ‘Jerseylicious,’ Style’s most-watched new series, are back for a […]

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The Big Tease: Scoop On Hawaii Five-O, Bones, Supernatural and More!

Wanna know what’s coming up on your favorite show? Tuesday is tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the place to send your questions. Here now the scoop! With Alex O’Loughlin starring in the new ‘Hawaii Five-0‘ (premiering Sept. 20, CBS), I would love to see this hottie in an on-screen romance. Any scoop on that? […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians‘ (Sunday at 10pm on E!) **Season Premiere** Watch Episodes On Demand In the fifth season premiere, Kim hosts a housewarming party in her new home at her mom’s prodding. Elsewhere, Kourtney considers moving out of Khloe’s house due to tension between Kourtney and Scott. KEY EPISODE: ‘Kids In […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘Friday Night Lights‘ (Friday at 8pm ET on NBC) It’s the season finale, and amid all the stress and madness, the Taylors host Thanksgiving dinner while Luke gets an offer that could take him way from the Lions. Elsewhere, Tami finally makes a decision regarding her career. In addition, Julie and Landry are […]

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