The “Vampire Diaries” fall finale, “O Come, All Ye Faithful,” lived up to its epic billing. The show’s first-ever celebration of Christmas — at least the vague, secular aspects of it — sort of alluded to the Bible’s version of events. A man nobly sacrificed his relationship with the woman that he loved for what […]
This week’s episode of “Vampire Diaries,” ‘The Five,” which has nothing to do with the Fox News show, lays out the rest of the season’s myth arc in a way that would impress Joseph Campbell. It’s a game changer, and, potentially, a reset button. DVR the Next Episode of “The Vampire Diaries” Open with a […]
This week, on “The Vampire Diaries,” everyone goes back to high school. Because even if you’re immortal with all sorts of cool powers, you still care about homecoming and prom. Plus, if you’re alive for a 1000 years, you might actually find a practical use for trigonometry. DVR the Next Episode of “The Vampire Diaries” […]
This week’s episode of “The Vampire Diaries,” “Memorial”, is action packed, suspenseful, and sexy. But it’s also a poignant, thoughtful meditation on grief and loss. That’s a tough trick to pull off.
“The Nine Lives of Chloe King” is about to get ten times more complicated. In the first four episodes of the new ABC Family drama, teenager Chloe King learned that she was not only a member of the Mai, a race of beings descended from an Egyptian goddess, but the Uniter, a prophet tasked with […]
By LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES – For Skyler Samuels, “The Nine Lives of Chloe King” meant love at first reading. The pilot script for ABC Family’s new series had it all, said the 17-year-old actress, starting with “a sci-fi element that wasn’t cheesy or totally in your face, and seemed entirely natural.” […]
Last week, “Switched at Birth” became ABC Family’s highest rated series debut ever. Tuesday night “The Nine Lives of Chloe King” might give it a run for its money. The saga of a teenage girl who discovers that she is part of an ancient race, the Mai, is fun and smart enough to evoke comparisons […]