Not only are we celebrating the arrival of Friday, but I’m sure many of you are also nursing a sugar hangover from all the trick-or-treating you did last night for Halloween. Once you’re home and ready to relax, kick back in front of the TV for a laid back Friday night.
Before the Tudors, there were the Plantagenets, who — despite being madder and badder than their successors — ruled the Kingdom of England for several hundred years. But when the dynasty was divided into the House of York and the House of Lancaster — each of which believed they were chosen to rule England — […]
I feel a geekgasm coming on, because not only is fanboy fave Summer Glau guest-starring on this Monday’s ‘Chuck‘ (8/7c, NBC) as the latest CIA agent codenamed “Greta,” but her visit paves the way for a reunion between her and fellow ‘Firefly‘ alum Adam Baldwin. But wait, there’s more: Come January, NBC’s ‘The Cape‘ will […]
Just in case there is any doubt, James Frain‘s ‘True Blood’ character Franklin Mott, who so devilishly kidnapped Tara last season, is indeed dead and not coming back. But that doesn’t mean Frain will let his penchant for playing evil lay dormant for long at all. Rather, the compelling character actor next can be seen […]
It seems like just last week that ‘True Blood’s‘ third season began. Yet, here we are, a little over a week away from the finale. Twelve episodes is far too few for the show that combines graphic sex and violence with trenchant social commentary and whacked out humor. Since HBO is torturing viewers in a […]
This has been a difficult season for ‘True Blood’s‘ Tara. An obsessed vampire tortured her and attempted to turn her. Her best friend is more concerned about her vampire boyfriend than her. To top it all off, she just found out her good friend and longtime crush killed the love of her life. Fortunately, bad […]
When I watched the video for “Love The Way You Lie,” I contemplated that Eminem had more insight into abusive relationships than any psychologist. I think that Alan Ball may have outdone him with tonight’s ‘True Blood,’ a meditation on the varied impacts of violence on all of the human-ish characters. Victim of Violence #1: […]
There’s a host of fresh ‘Blood’ coming to HBO’s vampire hit for Season 3, which recently began production, and it’s shaping up to be very much a family affair (and, of course, very sexy). The first thing we can look forward to is meeting Lafayette’s mom: Alfre Woodard (who was last seen on CBS’ ill-fated […]