‘SNL’ Cold Open: Kate McKinnon’s Laura Ingraham Scrapes The Fox News Barrel
It was Kate McKinnon’s turn for the Saturday Night Live cold open, reprising her sketch on Laura Ingraham’s Fox News show The Ingraham Angle as she attacked some of the recent news of the week. Or, as she put it, “Celebrities in California are whining about a little fire, while the President is under constant attack from rain.”
“Ingraham” rolled through some Fox schtick, including a list of things that “sound true but can’t be dismissed just because it isn’t true and… Read
Busy Philipps Was “Really Traumatized” By Cox Brothers ‘Blades Of Glory’ Betrayal
Of the many stories that have emerged from Busy Philipps’s memoir, This Will Only Hurt a Little, the debacle over the 2007 movie Blades of Glory has perhaps been a little overlooked. But speaking at Vulture Festival in LA on Saturday, Philipps said having her rightful credit on the film usurped and denied by then-boyfriend Craig Cox and his brother Jeff was actually “really traumatic and disastrous.”
Philipps said she experienced “PTSD panic” when she first stumbled on a N… Read
The Show To Watch This Week: Review Of ‘Narcos: Mexico,’ ‘Escape At Dannemora,’ ‘Little Drummer Girl’ & ‘Origin’
At this point deep into the fall TV season and with the inevitably busy pre-Thanksgiving weekend looming, you'd think that the era of Peak TV would give viewers some time to catch their breath and nail down their turkey plans – well think again. Which is why we're decided to do our reviews a little differently this week and go through the menu in one go, as you can see in the video review above.
Starting today and going until the beginning of next week, there's a feast of… Read
‘Berlin Station’ Season 3 Timely Trailer Warns “This Place Is A Time Bomb”
EXCLUSIVE: "The stakes have grown this season," says showrunner Jason Horwitch of Berlin Station's December 2 debuting third season. "Berlin Station becomes the tip of the spear, Fort Apache, out in front of an unfolding global crisis of Russia’s making," the former House of Cards and Luke Cage producer adds of the Epix spy drama.
Or as Richard Armitage's Daniel Miller of the CIA declares in the exclusive trailer above: "This place is a time bomb!"
Armitage, now Chief of… Read
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Michelle Yeoh In Talks For ‘Star Trek’ Spinoff On CBS All Access
EXCLUSIVE: The return of Patrick Stewart's Jean-Luc Picard was the first official series of the Trekverse expansion, and it looks like another Starfleet captain could be talking the helm in her own show too.
Crazy Rich Asians star Michelle Yeoh is in talks to reprise her Star Trek Discovery role of Captain Emperor Georgiou for a stand-alone CBS All Access series, I've learned.
There is a natural momentum here as Yeoh's once Captain Philippa Georgiou is already set to… Read
‘The Kominsky Method’ Review: Chuck Lorre’s Netflix Comedy All AARP’d Up With Nowhere To Go
The Kominsky Method is Chuck Lorre's latest attempt at harnessing the beast known as streaming. And while it is a definite improvement over the stoner faceplant of his now-canceled Disjointed, The Big Bang Theory co-creator still has a long way to go in losing his broadcast inhibitions as the Michael Douglas-Alan Arkin starrer the launches November 16 on Netflix makes clear.
With Douglas back in a TV series lead role for the first time since the great The Streets of San Fr… Read
Fox News Calls For “Inclusive” Dialogue After Tucker Carlson’s Home Attacked
In what may come as a surprise to some, Fox News' CEO and President today are advocating a dampening of the media volume after protesters set on intimidation showed up outside Tucker Carlson's DC home last night.
"The incident that took place at Tucker's home last night was reprehensible,” said Suzanne Scott and Jay Wallace on Thursday following chanting members of Smash Racism DC screaming “we know where you sleep at night!” on the FNC host’s front lawn on Wednesday eveni… Read
‘Sunday Night Football’ Scores 23.7M Viewers; Best Primetime Result Since Oscars – Update
(UPDATED with final ratings) Andrew Lincoln's highly hyped exit from The Walking Dead caught a lot of people's attention, but it was the battle of the greats on that America really bit into.
Clearly intended as a ratings magnet for the NFL and NBC, the second only head-to-head between New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady and the Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers did not disappoint on or off the field.
In the end, after a victory lap by World… Read
‘Monday Night Football’ Ratings Rise On Eve Of Midterms; ‘The Voice’ Powers NBC – Update
UPDATED with broadcast ratings results: It looked a little tense for a while, but then the Tennessee Titans kicked into gear and left the Dallas Cowboys in the dust with a 28-14 victory on , on the eve of the most anticipated midterm election in recent history.
Led by quarterback Marcus Mariota, the visiting Titans broke their recent losing streak and helped get them back in contention in the AFC South. And then there was this cherry on top when it… Read
ION Television Sets Holiday Lineup Headed By ‘Christmas Cupid’s Arrow’
After setting company ratings records in 2017, ION is decking the holiday halls for the 10th year in a row, setting a lineup of six original movies to air between November 25 and Christmas Day.
The half-dozen new titles, led off by Christmas Cupid’s Arrow, will join more than 25 library movies in a weekend rotation the network bills as “Bring the Holidays Home.” Last year's holiday lineup, the company said, delivered ION’s highest household ratings ever, averaging 887,000… Read
‘Walking Dead’s Andrew Lincoln Au Revoir Brings High-Flying & Pint-Sized Surprises
SPOILER ALERT: This post contains details of tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead & the fate of the Andrew Lincoln-Portrayed Rick Grimes
The form that Andrew Lincoln's long promoted exit from The Walking Dead took tonight was far from the only surprise of an episode that had all the hallmarks of a season finale but landed less than halfway through Season 9.
However, like many a season finale, the execution did not match the hype in the end – save the very end.
In fact… Read
Andrew Lincoln Still In ‘The Walking Dead’ World With Rick Grimes Movies Planned, Calls It “End Of The Beginning” – Update
SPOILER ALERT: This post contains details from tonight’s The Walking Dead episode, the fate of the Andrew Lincoln-portrayed Rick Grimes.
(Updated with Andrew Lincoln statement) To paraphrase another voice from another apocalypse, Andrew Lincoln will be back.
While the much hyped tonight’s episode of The Walking Dead would be the last fans see of the actor on AMC’s zombie apocalypse series, Lincoln and his seemingly fatally impaled Rick Grimes character have a future with… Read