Yes, we are officially in “Peak TV.” According to data shared by FX, there were a staggering 455 scripted original series that aired in 2016, across broadcast, cable and streaming services. With this many options and opportunities, there were many shows that rose to the top. That said, here are my picks for the 5 […]
It’s that time of year again when GLAAD releases its annual Network Responsibility Index (its ninth) looking at how television is doing representing the LGBT community. The report looks at original primetime programming on the five broadcast networks (ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, FOX) and 10 cable networks (HBO, MTV, Showtime, ABC Family, TLC, History, A&E, TNT, […]
[Spoiler Alert: Only read ahead if you have watched last night’s episode of FX’s “The Strain.”] She’s baaaaack. If you’ve been waiting for Dutch’s ex, Nikki, to return on FX’s “The Strain,” last night was your night. However, her reappearance didn’t come at the best time since Dutch and Fet (Kevin Durand) have been getting […]
Whenever you talk groundbreaking LGBT roles in television, it doesn’t take long for Billy Crystal and his performance as Jodie Dallas on the ABC sitcom “Soap” (1977-1981) to come up in the conversation. And while Crystal’s upcoming series “The Comedians” isn’t gay-centric since Crystal and actor Josh Gad play fictionalized versions of themselves, the topic of “Soap” […]
They say The Golden Globes are the precursor to the Academy Awards but maybe ‘they’ forget that the Golden Globes also give awards for great achievement in television and last night’s 72nd Awards was no exception. While “The Normal Heart” failed to win Best Miniseries Or Motion Picture Made For Television and nominee Mark Ruffalo lost to […]
Montgomery Clift BioPic: We’ve been hearing a lot about Matt Bomer lately with the much-deserved accolades he’s receiving for “The Normal Heart” (including the Critics Choice Award he took home recently) but where are we at with the Montgomery Clift project that would have the actor play the Hollywood legend? I was recently on the set of “White […]
George Lopez premiered his new half-hour comedy, “Saint George” on FX. The comedian tells us what we can expect for the remainder of the season at the link.
Spanish actress Oona Chaplin has been cast in the FX Network drama series pilot, “Hoke,” it was announced today.
The series, which is set to begin production in March in Tel Aviv, is expected to premiere next summer.
The Season 6 finale of “Sons of Anarchy” Tuesday was the show’s most-watched ever.