Greendale Meets ‘Apollo 13’ In Another ‘Community’ Epic

Last season, NBC’s much-beloved comedy ‘Community’ got a lot of attention and earned many new devotees by dovetailing the character arcs of the ensemble cast with amazingly well-crafted movie-parody-style riffs – for example, Goodfellas, Casino and other mafia movies were incorporated in the study group’s dastardly plan to corner the market on cafeteria chicken fingers, […]

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‘CSI: NY’ Returns On A New Night, With A New Face And Old Foes

‘CSI: NY‘ had to rethink its plan for Season 7 when Melina Kanakaredes opted to vacate the role of Stella, setting the stage for Sela Ward (‘Sisters’) to join the cast as a new investigator, Jo Danville. That, coupled with a new Friday time slot, presented the CBS crime drama with an opportunity to court […]

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‘CSI: NY’s Mac Finds A Worthy Adversary In John Larroquette

‘CSI: NY‘s Mac Taylor (played by Gary Sinise) has a bit of an odyssey ahead of him this season, and a character played by five-time Emmy winner John Larroquette (‘Boston Legal’) promises to be one of the major complications. ‘CSI: NY’ Makes Transition With Little Hoopla and A ‘Genius’ Twist In previewing the CBS drama’s […]

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‘CSI: NY’ Makes Transition With Little Hoopla and A ‘Genius’ Twist

CBS’ ‘CSI: NY‘ – which this fall moves to Fridays at 9/8c – has a lot to accomplish in its Season 7 premiere airing September 24. For one, there’s the none-to-small matter of how the Messers extricate themselves from the closing scene of the finale, in which Danny found cray-cray killer Shane Casey in their […]

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‘CSI’ Franchise Faces Possible Shake-Up, From Vegas to NYC

New time slots and the possible exit of at least one familiar face could help breathe new life into CBS’ aging ‘CSI’ franchise as the three series enter the 2010-11 TV season. Among the people who may be on the move: ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation‘ vet Marg Helgenberger told TV Squad that her contract is […]

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‘CSI: NY’ Casting News: Of Love… and Death?

Make no mistake, the most recent episode of CBS’ high-rated ‘CSI: NY’ wasn’t serving up a red herring. Shane Casey is due for a sinister encore, sources tell me. In fact, the elusive – but now incarcerated (?) – serial killer played twice before by Edward Furlong (‘Terminator 2’) likely will be back with a […]

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