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What To Watch On TV Tonight

My picks for Monday are all about new beginnings. That’s pretty appropriate for the first day of the work week, no? Several of my favorite shows are embarking on new adventures.

Whether it’s the end of Carrie’s (AnnaSophia Robb) double life on The CW’s The Carrie Diaries or a world with dangerous Joe…

By: Jethro Nededog / March 11, 2013

They’re Back! Showtime Renews Its Sunday Night Lineup

How does a network figure out how many pilots it can green light for next season? Well, first they have firm up their inventory. That’s what’s going down for several TV networks as several renewal announcements are being given out on Tuesday.

CBS is holding on to its entire daytime lineup. In additio…

By: Jethro Nededog / January 29, 2013

‘The Following’s’ James Purefoy: This Isn’t ‘Wham-Bam-Thank-You-Ma’am TV’

When James Purefoy looks in the mirror, he doesn’t see a monster staring back at him. So why did FOX executives find him perfect to play charismatic serial killer Joe Carroll in their chilling new series, The Following?

“Why get cast as Marc Antony, the most venal Roman general in history?” wondered the…

By: Jordan Riefe / January 28, 2013

Kevin Bacon Thought His First Series Would Be on Cable

Kevin Bacon has played his share of good guys and bad guys in his time – a victim in the original Friday the 13th, a sociopath opposite Meryl Streep in The River Wild, and this week, on the new FOX series, The Following, he plays an ex-FBI agent on the trail of a murderer i…

By: Jordan Riefe / January 21, 2013

TV Buzz: ABC Orders Full Seasons of ‘Scandal,’ ‘The Neighbors’; ‘X Factor’ Pushes Live Shows Up to Wednesday

FOX’s The X Factor has pushed up its the kickoff of its live shows. Originally slated to bow on Thursday night, the quick World Series sweep by the San Francisco Giants has brought the show back to its original Wednesday-Thursday schedule. The Top 16 acts will perform live on a special two-hour episode. Wedenesday’s first…

By: Lauren DiMascio / October 29, 2012

TV Buzz: FOX’s ‘American Idol,’ ‘Touch,’ ‘The Following’ Premiere Dates Announced; MTV’s ‘Snooki & JWoww’ Returns in January

Get ready! Season 12 of American Idol featuring judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson will premiere in a two-night event on Wednesday, Jan. 16 and Thursday, Jan. 17. The Kiefer Sutherland fronted Touch will have its second season premiere on Friday, Feb 1 at 9 PM. The highly anticipated new serie…

By: Lauren DiMascio / October 24, 2012

‘Solomon Kane,’ ‘Silent Hill: Revelation’ Director Talks About Thinking Man’s Thrillers and Making Good Video Game Movies

When a movie takes three years to make it to theaters after being finished, the onus is on the cast and filmmakers to ensure that people don’t think it’s a turd that’s getting a courtesy flush en route to home video. But Solomon Kane doesn’t just have an incredibly gifted director in Michael J. Bassett

By: Todd Gilchrist / October 8, 2012

Comic-Con 2012: The TV Lineup

This year’s Comic-Con has plenty in store for TV fans, with panels featuring the casts of True Blood, Breaking Bad, Vampire Diaries, Glee and more. Among the many TV stars making appearances are Mila Kunis (Family Guy) Anna Paquin (True Blood), Elijah Wood (Wilfred), and Lea Michele (Glee).

And true to the Sa…

By: Aaron Couch / July 9, 2012