History’s ‘Vikings’ Renewed for Season 2

The History Channel’s first gamble on a scripted series was a worthy adventure. “Vikings” has been renewed for a second season of 10 episodes, the network announced Friday. Production on Season 2 is slated to begin this summer and will air in 2014. [xfinity-record-button id=”5369987084856006112″ program_type=”series”] The series is based on the legend of Viking […]

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"Vikings" star Gabriel Byrne (Photo: Jonathan Hession/History)

TV’s New Drama ‘Vikings’ Sheds Light on Dark Age

By SHAWN POGATCHNIK ASHFORD, Ireland (AP) — If historical fiction guru Michael Hirst has his way, a legendary Viking raider named Ragnar soon will conquer North America on behalf of the History channel. History’s ambitious Dark Ages drama “Vikings,” debuting Sunday after five months of filming in Ireland, dramatizes the myth-cloaked story of Ragnar Lothbrok, […]

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"Vikings":  Ragnar Lothbrok,  played by Travis Fimmel (Photo by Kevin Lynch / HISTORY)

Travis Fimmel: History’s ‘Vikings’ is ‘Definitely Different’ from ‘Game of Thrones’

Vikings are known for their fierce warriors who each summer would sail off to raid neighboring lands, where they looted, burnt villages and murdered the residents of coastal towns. The one things the Vikings didn’t do was keep historical records, so their story has mainly been told from the point of view of their victims. […]

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‘Glee’ Season Two: Less Music, More Chenoweth

Fox announced this week that the second season of the Emmy-nominated ‘Glee‘ will premiere September 21, 2010.  The DVD/Blu-ray for ‘Glee: The Complete First Season’ will be released a week earlier on September 14, 2010.  That leaves two months of withdrawal symptoms for Gleeks jonesing for television’s hottest show.  Fortunately, the series’ Executive Producers Ryan […]

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Gleeking Out With Jane Lynch & Jessalyn Gilsig

Only 30 days until ‘Glee”s April 13 return and we sat down with two of the show’s stars, Jane Lynch, who plays anti-Glee Clubber/Cherrios boss Sue Sylvester, and Jessalyn Gilsig, estranged wife to Glee guru Will Schuester and wannabe baby-stealer, to get the dish on what’s coming up this season. Here we go… Jane, tell […]

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Full Of ‘Glee’ – An Early Look At New Fox Series

After spending the last six years exploring the dark side of happiness via plastic surgery in FX’s acclaimed “Nip/Tuck,” Ryan Murphy has returned to his television roots, namely high school, with his new Fox comedy, “Glee“. And thank goodness he’s back. Murphy, who co-created the WB cult hit “Popular” in the late ‘90s, lets viewers […]

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