‘Justified’ Adds Two New Villians

By Kimberly Potts LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – They’ll have some big shoes to fill after Margo Martindale’s Emmy-winning performance as Mags Bennett, but FX confirms that “Desperate Housewives” alum Neal McDonough and “24” co-star Mykelti Williamson will play villains in the new season of “Justified.” Season three, which is scheduled to premiere in January, will […]

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Emmy Nominee Martindale Goes From Hunk To Hunk

By MIKE CIDONI LENNOX, AP Entertainment Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — If any new role last TV season screamed “Emmy!” it was nominated actress Margo Martindale’s Mags Bennett on the FX crime drama “Justified.” On one hand, Mags was an apple-pie baking mama with unconditional love for her children. On the other, she was perhaps […]

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FX Renews ‘Justified’

Raylan Givens and his Stetson are coming back. FX has renewed “Justified” for a 13-episode third season, the network announced Tuesday. “’Justified’ was a critically acclaimed hit series in its first season, but the show has far surpassed our expectations this season,” FX’s President John Landgraf said via press release.  “Creatively, the show is on a […]

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Olyphant: Leonard Says Hat Not ‘Justified’

By Lauri Neff, Associated Press NEW YORK – In the FX series “Justified,” U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens’ trademark is a 10-gallon cowboy hat. Star Timothy Olyphant says author Elmore Leonard, whose novels inspired the character, is not a fan. Olyphant says, “He keeps telling me to lose it.” The actor says the TV hat is […]

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‘Office’ Stars Scare Up Halloween Laughs

Tension underlies a wildly creative Halloween party at the offices of Scranton, Pa.’s, favorite paper company this Thursday on ‘The Office‘ on NBC (9 p.m./8c). The tension, of course, is comedic, stemming from bumbling boss Michael Scott (Steve Carell) getting in a snit when he learns that an enterprising underling, Darryl Philbin (Craig Robinson), went […]

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FX Renews ‘Justified’ For A Second Season

The critics loved ‘Justified,’ FX’s moody Western starring Timothy Olyphant. A “new instant classic,” gushed TV Guide. “One of the best new shows of the year,” said Entertainment Weekly. It’s ‘also, as you’d expect from Elmore Leonard (and writer Graham Yost, formerly of ‘Boomtown‘), a funny show, with taut dialogue and a distinct sense of […]

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