Fox Cancels Five Shows, Orders Four More

Just days before Fox’s upfronts presentation, the network dropped the hammer on a handful of its current shows! The move is intended to make way for Fox’s fall pilot pick-ups, with the network adding four new series — two comedies and two dramas — to its schedule for the upcoming TV season. The surprising announcement […]

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Matt Lauria Does Double Duty on ‘Friday Night Lights’ & ‘The Chicago Code’

Matt Lauria is in the rare and enviable position of starring in two different shows simultaneously. On Mondays, he plays Caleb, a detective on “The Chicago Code.” Fridays, he is Luke, a high school football player on the final season of “Friday Night Lights.” Lauria revealed why he loves the FNL finale, how Caleb differs […]

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Fox Unveils Summer Schedule

After difficult attempts to launch scripted shows during a season where everyone is too busy barbecuing, swimming, and generally basking in sunlight to be inside watching serialized television, Fox will only air original episodes of returning reality shows this summer. There will be no other new fare, with all scripted series coming in the form […]

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What To Watch: Monday

TOP PICK: ‘Bethenny Ever After‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Premiere** Bethenny is back and busier than ever – in the first season of the series, she had the wedding and the baby but now is it happily ever after? Between motherhood, marriage, Skinnygirl and skating, this quick-witted New Yorker has a lot on her plate. […]

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What To Watch: Monday

TOP PICK: ‘The Bachelor‘ (8pm ET on ABC) The stakes are high for Brad as he leaves on an exciting, emotionally charged trip across the country to visit the final four women’s hometowns. How will he withstand the scrutiny of Chantal’s very successful entrepreneurial father? Will Ashley H.’s ambitious career goals stand in her way […]

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Shawn Ryan Cracks the ‘Code’ to Cop Dramas

For seven seasons on his FX drama “The Shield,” creator Shawn Ryan depicted crooked, rule-breaking police officers in the Los Angeles Police Department that, not surprisingly, the real LAPD wanted nothing do with. With his new Fox series “The Chicago Code,” Ryan is again telling stories of corruption, but this time he has the backing […]

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What To Watch: Monday

TOP PICK: ‘The Chicago Code’ (9pm ET on Fox) **Series Premiere** In the series premiere episode, Teresa Colvin, the city’s first female superintendent, lobbies for a city corruption task force to investigate Alderman Ronin Gibbons, a building-magnate-turned-politician. Meanwhile, Colvin’s ex-partner and larger-than-life veteran of the Chicago Police Department, Jarek Wysocki, investigates a suspicious murder in […]

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