Happy 100th episode, “The Good Wife.” This week’s installment, “The Decision Tree,” featured a huge party, Will and Alicia flashbacks, Kalinda sex, a car chase and John Noble. What more could a fan want? How about Jackie calling a Dreidel “a Hannukah” and fart sound effects? It could have used more Diane, but “The Next […]
It’s finally over for “The Mob Doctor.” Fox announced Wednesday what appears to be the end dates for the final episodes of “The Mob Doctor,” with no plans of ordering new episodes. The move effectively cancels the struggling freshman drama that got murdered by the intense competition on Monday nights, facing heavyweights “DWTS: All-Stars” and […]
“The Mob Doctor” focuses on Dr. Grace Devlin, a respected surgeon at Chicago’s Roosevelt Medical Center who supplements her day job with an underground practice: To pay off her brother’s gambling debt and save his life, Grace has sworn to give private medical care to the Southside mobsters she grew up with.
There have been dozens of medical dramas. There have been plenty of shows about the mob. Fox’s “The Mob Doctor” is the first series that combines the two genres. It centers around Grace (Jordana Spiro), a surgical resident who agrees to secretly provide medical care to the mob in order to pay off her brother’s […]
Italian-Americans on both sides of the law, neighbors from another planet, and a new Sherlock Holmes — making sense of the new fall season.
TBS has asked the gals and guys of ‘My Boys‘ to sit the bench – forever – following a four-year run. The comedy aired its Season 4 finale just this past Sunday. Though the cancellation comes as no great shock – despite its assorted merits, ‘My Boys’ never really generated gobs of buzz beyond its […]
The pregnancy of series lead Becki Newton, paired with a bit of backstage business, has prompted NBC to postpone the premiere of the new romantic-comedy series ‘Love Bites.’ In its place, NBC will relaunch an original-flavor, non-celebrity edition of ‘The Apprentice.’ Fall TV Schedule: NBC Spies a Comeback With Eight New Shows Getting pushed back […]
In a nutshell, TBS is claiming dibs on Jordana Spiro. When the in-demand ‘My Boys‘ star landed a role on the new NBC anthology series ‘Love Bites,’ set to air Thursdays at 10 this fall, fans of her TBS series feared they’d be bidding adieu to unlucky-in-love sportswriter PJ Franklin. Interestingly – and only perhaps […]
Just days after giving the green light to J.J. Abrams’ ‘Undercovers’ spy drama, NBC has picked up three more new series for its 2010-11 schedule. New J.J. Abrams Spy Series Lands on NBC’s Fall Schedule Here’s Fancast’s look at the fresh fare plucked by the Peacock: ‘The Event’ NBC Calls It: “A high-octane conspiracy thriller” […]
By FRAZIER MOORE AP Television Writer NEWTON, Mass. — Turreted and stately, the house on a quiet street in Newton had been vacant for a while. But for a few days last month, its “For Sale” signs went away. Trucks, trailers, crews and actors converged along Lake Avenue after fliers in every neighbor’s mailbox gave […]