Karl Urban, left, and Michael Ealy on "Almost Human" (Photo: FOX)

More Than Sci-Fi: Relationships Explored on ‘Almost Human’

Fox’s new drama “Almost Human” is set in 2048, where crime is so rampant the embattled Los Angeles police department has paired each police officer with a combat-ready android. [xfinity-record-button id=”6386819268288989112″ program_type=”series”] Sure, the future is bleak, but that doesn’t mean there still can’t be some romance. Will Detective John Kennex (Karl Urban) and Detective […]

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"Almost Human" (Photo: FOX)

5 Things to Know About ‘Almost Human’

“Almost Human” is not your typical buddy cop show. For starters, the surly, skeptical cop/android with human emotions partner dynamic isn’t one that we’ve seen before — ever. The Fox drama, created by “Fringe” mastermind J.H. Wyman, brings to TV screens elements from “Blade Runner,” “Total Recall,” and plenty of other sci-fi films you’ve seen […]

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Fox’s Android Police Procedural ‘Almost Human’ Won’t Be Too Futuristic

Policemen are partnered with androids in the near-future Los Angeles that’s depicted in “Almost Human,” FOX’s new drama from “Fringe” boss J.H. Wyman, but don’t look for a “Jetsons”-like futuristic landscape with flying cars and laser guns. “This is a future that is immediately accessible,” star Karl Urban (“Star Trek,” “The Lord of the Rings”) […]

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‘Parenthood’: When Exes Kiss

“Parenthood” continues to be two shows. The one about Sarah (Lauren Graham) and her continued attraction to an ex that will bring her nothing but trouble, is the sort of complicated, realistic emotional drama found in the best indie movies. Everyone involved deserves an Emmy nomination. Then there’s the rest of the show, in which […]

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ABC Cancels ‘Charlie’s Angels’

Sorry, Charlie… The only thing surprising about this news is that it didn’t happen sooner. ABC has canceled its lackluster remake of “Charlie’s Angels,” the network confirmed Friday. Debuting with dismal ratings, it lasted for four episodes, with last night’s outing rising ever so slightly (it averaged a 1.2 rating in the adults 18-49 demo), […]

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Minka Kelly Makes Out with ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Costar

Who needs Derek Jeter when your costars are this hot? Newly single Minka Kelly had a hot makeout scene with her “Charlie’s Angels” costar Rachael Taylor on Oct. 4 in Miami. In August, the 31-year-old actress and Jeter, 37, broke up after three years together. In January’s GQ magazine, Kelly opened up ever so slightly […]

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Minka Kelly’s Mom is Director’s Inspiration for Breast Cancer Film ‘Five’

The original movie “Five” premiering Monday, October 10 on Lifetime, is an anthology of five interconnected short films about breast cancer. It’s not the typical maudlin treatment of the subject. Executive Produced by “Friends” creator Marta Kauffman and Jenifer Aniston, and featuring A-list talent both in front of and behind the camera,  “Five” is smart, […]

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