‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 7 Finale Clocks In As Series’ Longest Ever
The final episode of the second-to-last season of Game of Thrones will be the series' longest so far, HBO confirmed today.
At 79 minutes and 43 seconds, the Jeremy Podeswa-directed episode "The Dragon and the Wolf," which airs Sunday, easily outstrips the 70 minutes-plus of August 20's game-changing “Beyond the Wall.” Before this past Sunday's episode, the previous longest GoT was "The Winds of Winter," the Season 6 finale of June 26, 2016. Executive producers David… Read
‘Better Call Saul’ Co-Creator Vince Gilligan On “Sticking It To The Sandwich Makers” With Visual Approach To Storytelling
One of the most extraordinary, defining figures in television—particularly over the last decade—two-time Emmy winner Vince Gilligan is back in the race this year for his directing of Better Call Saul.
Driven on through Breaking Bad and its subsequent prequel series by a passionate love affair with visual storytelling, Gilligan attributes the success of his series to the months of lead time granted by AMC and Sony execs before production starts. As Gilligan tells it, this… Read
‘Pretty Little Liars’ Series Finale & Aftershow: “A.D.” Mystery Solved; Cast Would Say Yes To Reunion – Update
SPOILER ALERT: This article contains details of tonight's series finale of Freeform’s Pretty Little Liars.
UPDATED with after-show comments Showrunner I. Marlene King says she’s known for a couple years where Pretty Little Liars was headed, at least with regard to the identity of the mysterious A.D. And at least one cast member knew: Troian Bellisario said during the one-hour PLL aftershow on Freeform tonight that she asked King for the solution two years ago.
‘Fargo’ EP Noah Hawley On Open-Ended Finale, Potential Season 4 & ‘Cat’s Cradle’
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Fargo Season 3 finale.
“Please don’t tell people this is the end,” says Fargo series creator Noah Hawley about the recent news that there may never be another season of the FX show. “Right now, I just can’t point to (a production start) date on the calendar.”
Hawley is a busy guy. He’s currently breaking story on the second season of FX/Marvel’s Legion, which goes into production in September and lasts through the… Read
‘Better Call Saul’s Michael McKean & EP On Tonight’s Fiery Finale, What’s Next & ‘Spinal Tap’ Lawsuit
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Better Call Saul Season 3 finale.
"He felt he was infallible, and he felt if he was questioned or if he was confronted he knew that he knew, or he felt, that he had moral right on his side, and he felt that he could do no wrong — that’s a terrible place to be," says Michael McKean of his Better Call Saul character Chuck McGill, Jimmy McGill’s eccentric sibling and Albuquerque legal powerhouse who seemingly met his… Read
‘American Gods’ EPs On Tonight’s Finale, “Angrier” Season 2 & Comic-Con 2017
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's American Gods Season 1 finale.
"We can’t help but acknowledge that the world we’re going to be writing in is so much darker now, so I wouldn’t be surprised if Season 2 got a lot angrier," says American Gods executive producer Michael Green of what's to come next on the small screen adaptation of Neil Gaiman's novel as Season 1 had its finale Sunday.
American Gods, which is run by Green and Bryan Fuller, seems poised… Read
‘Fargo’ Future In Doubt, Says Showrunner Noah Hawley: Current Season Might Be Last – ATX
Fargo might be coming to an end, says showrunner Noah Hawley. The FX series wraps up its third season June 21, and Hawley said at the ATX Television Festival in Austin Friday that the season finale might be a series finale.
"I wasn't sure if there would be a second season,” Hawley said, as reported by Entertainment Weekly. “I wasn't sure if there would be a third season. At end of season 1, [FX] said, 'If you want to leave it there [that would be fine]. There's only a… Read
‘The Americans’ EPs On Tonight’s Finale, The Series’ “Resolution” & Why No Trump
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Season 5 finale of The Americans on FX.
"We don't like to give away really anything, but probably one thing we're willing to say is that there's going to be a resolution," The Americans executive producer Joel Fields reveals of the upcoming sixth and final season of the acclaimed 1980s-set FX series. With that in mind, tonight's Season 5 finale sure looks like Pastor Tim is leaving his church in suburban Washington… Read
‘Empire’ EP On Tonight’s Fiery Finale, Next Season’s Reset & Not Mentioning Trump
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Empire Season 3 finale on Fox.
"Empire is all about conflict, the unexpected and high drama," executive producer Ilene Chaiken says of tonight's explosive Season 3 finale. Based on the episode, certainly no one can ever accuse Empire of going out on a whimper when there is a bang available, and that's what Fox’s hip hop drama created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong ended on — literally and figuratively.
After a… Read
‘Saturday Night Live’ Says ‘Bye To Vanessa Bayer, Bobby Moynihan & Drunk Uncle
UPDATED with videos: No long goodbyes or tributes, but Saturday Night Live saw Bobby Moynihan and Vanessa Bayer off with a strong episode for each of the departing, long-time players.
The two were among the ensemble in a winking, end-of-show sketch about graduating high school seniors (see that one below), and both players got plenty of airtime earlier, with Bayer taking the lead in a particularly fine pre-taped short about a super-annoying woman (“She’s been reading The G… Read
‘Scandal’s Tony Goldwyn On Tonight’s Finale, The Final Season & Trump Era
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Season 6 finale of Scandal.
America's first female President of the United States has taken office and survived an assassination attempt, but Vice President Luna Vargas is dead, thanks to Jake Ballard and a now truly all-powerful Olivia Pope – and that was just the last few minutes of tonight's two-hour Scandal Season 6 finale.
About to launch into its now confirmed seventh and final season when Scandal returns in… Read
‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season Finale: Doc Checks Out, Shonda Rhimes “Excited To See What’s Next”
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight’s Season 13 finale of ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy.
Jerrika Hinton has checked out of Grey’s Anatomy: The show’s Dr. Stephanie Edwards departed the Shonda Rhimes series during tonight’s Season 13 finale.
A cast member since 2012, when she joined as then-intern Edwards, Hinton was recently cast in Alan Ball’s upcoming untitled HBO drama starring Holly Hunter.
Last season, Hinton was cast as the female lead of the ABC pilot Toast… Read