Tag: TV

Alec Baldwin Is Leaving Twitter ‘For Now’ Weeks After His Wife Was Accused Of Pretending To Be Spanish

In the final days of 2020, social media became fixated on a matter that didn’t involve the 2020 presidential election: Has Hilaria Baldwin, wife of beloved and respected actor Alec, been pretending to be Spanish? We learned her first name is actually Hillary, that she was born in Boston, and that the accent she sometimes […]

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What’s On Tonight: The Unbridled Chaos Of The ‘9-1-1’ Universe Is Back, Thank God

9-1-1 (FOX, 8:00pm) — Network TV’s getting back on track, and that includes the flagship series of this gloriously chaotic franchise. This week, the Hollywood Reservoir dam breaks, which somehow results in a city bus crash-landing several stories into a skyscraper? Alright, let’s do this thing again. 9-1-1: Lone Star (FOX, 9:00pm) — Meanwhile in […]

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‘The Walking Dead’ Universe Shows’ 2021 Release Dates Have All Been Outlined By AMC

When the various The Walking Dead series went on hiatus back in March 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the expectation was that they’d be gone for three to four weeks, they’d pick-up production where they left off, and that the release plans for the series itself would not be delayed. That obviously changed. Dramatically. […]

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The ‘John Wick’ Creator’s Latest Project Is A ‘Dungeons And Dragons’ TV Show

The man behind John Wick is apparently setting his sights on the Dungeons and Dragons universe by way of an RPG-focused television show. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Derek Kolstad, the writer behind the John Wick franchise, is working on a live-action series based on the pen-and-paper role playing game. A Dungeons and Dragons movie […]

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‘Bridgerton’ Star Phoebe Dynevor Explains Why Filming Season 2 Could Be Extra Tricky

If the Top 10 list on Netflix is to be believed, the people are desperate for more Bridgerton. But actually delivering a second season of the soapy Shondra Rhimes-produced drama may be a bit harder because of, you know, that still-ongoing pandemic. That’s according, at least, to the show’s star. Phoebe Dynevor, who played Daphne […]

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Weekend Preview: ‘WandaVision,’ ‘One Night in Miami,’ And A Wonderfully Ridiculous Amount Of Fresh Streaming Content

WandaVision (Disney+ series premiere) — Marvel fans, prepare for the official launch of Phase Four with this show that will get very weird very fast, while two galaxy-crossed lovers take a rip-roaring ride through decades before this series turns into a full-on action affair. Our own Mike Ryan calls the series “a wickedly retro treat […]

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Kate Winslet Explains Why Her Husband Changed His Name To (And Back From) ‘Ned Rocknroll’

Kate Winslet’s husband has gone on quite the name journey. Richard Branson’s nephew was born Edward Abel Smith (boring), but he changed it to Ned Rocknroll (hell yeah) in 2008 before reversing his decision in 2019; now he’s Edward Abel Smith (blech) again. That’s like if the person who invented the electric guitar decided “nah” […]

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The ‘Last Week Tonight’ Season 8 Trailer Promises John Oliver Will Return To Help Us Through 2021

After detonating the words “2020” and finally getting the tongue lashing from Adam Driver he so desperately wanted in the Season 7 finale, John Oliver will return when Last Week Tonight comes back for its eighth season in February. To promote Oliver’s return, HBO tossed together a trailer for Season 8, which is mostly just […]

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‘The Mandalorian’ Helped Disney+ Finally End Netflix’s Streaming Ratings Domination By Beating ‘The Office’

Michael Scott has finally been taken down by the galaxy’s most fatherly bounty hunter. The Disney+ series The Mandalorian beat The Office and Netflix in the digital streaming ratings back in mid-December, making a bit of streaming history in the last weeks before The Office jumped to another streaming source. According to Variety, Nielson reported […]

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What’s On Tonight: ‘Everyone Is Doing Great’ Gets Comedic, And ‘Night Stalker’ Unravels A Serial Killer

Everyone Is Doing Great (Hulu/Endeavor Series) — A little lightness will come in handy right about now, so this series from One Tree Hill alums James Lafferty and Stephen Colletti could hit the spot. Lafferty and Colletti star as former TV A-listers, who happened to play vampires on an enormously popular series called Eternals. Five […]

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Disney Is Coming Out Against The GOP Lawmakers Who Helped Stoke The Failed MAGA Coup

Republican politicians who helped stoke last week’s failed MAGA coup may be trying to return to normal, but it’s clear that’s not happening. There continue to be impassioned calls for congresspeople like Ted Cruz, Josh Hawley, Matt Gaetz, Jim Jordan and more to resign — or, failing that, be expelled. (Or at least return their […]

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We Don’t Need a New ‘Sex and the City’ Series

Binging Sex and the City is a rite of passage. Many of us have lived vicariously through the swanky sisterhood of Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte, and Samantha’s brunch dates. We ordered cosmopolitans because of them, and Post-Its gave us PTSD. Their glamorous New York City lives set the barometer for which many women, including this one, […]

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What’s On Tonight: ‘Prodigal Son’ Makes A Bonkers Return, And ‘Zoe’s Extraordinary Playlist’ Gets Distracted

Prodigal Son (FOX, 9:00pm) — Michael Sheen and and Tom Payne return in this super-weird procedural with Bright’s personal life in a shambles. Meanwhile, Malcolm’s taking on a new case, and look for Catherine Zeta-Jones to join the cast and really shake things up. Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist (NBC, 8:00pm) — Zoe’s endlessly distracted, not only […]

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No, Chuck Norris Was Not In Attendance At The Failed MAGA Coup

Imagine being a publicist who needed to shut down rumors that their client attended the failed MAGA coup. That’s exactly what the representative of Chuck Norris dealt with after last week’s insurrection by a Trump mob at the U.S. Capitol. Certainly, it’s not a good look to be accused of attending this conspiracy-theorist-filled event, given […]

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Paul Bettany Is Teasing A ‘Surprise’ Actor Who Will Appear On ‘WandaVision’

With only a fews day to go until WandaVision officially kicks off Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe when it debuts on Friday, Paul Bettany has been dropping some hints to get fans even more pumped up for the reality-bending series. While sitting down with Black Girl Nerds, the Vision actor revealed that the […]

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‘The Daily Show’s Jordan Klepper Was On Hand To Cover The ‘Real Atrocities’ Committed At The MAGA Riot

Thirst trap Jordan Klepper has covered numerous Trump rallies as a correspondent for The Daily Show, so naturally, he was on hand for the failed coup at the Capitol building. “Last week we saw one of the darkest days in American history. And for better or worse, I was there,” he said in the video […]

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Seth Meyers Calls Out Melania Trump For Painting Herself As The Victim Of The Failed MAGA Coup

Seth Meyers had a lot to cover during Monday’s episode of Late Night, including Republicans refusing to take responsibility or even say “our bad” for the riot at the Capitol building because they’re too busy complaining about losing followers on Twitter. “Let me begin by doing my part to begin the healing process, bring down […]

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‘The Daily Show’ Roasted Hypocritical Fox News For Whining About Trump Losing After Years Of Accusing Democrats Of Being ‘Crybabies’

If you ask conservatives, a double standard has unfairly emerged in the wake of last week’s failed MAGA coup at the US Capitol. That double standard, of course, is that social media websites have been cracking down on them and their misinformation. Donald Trump was permanently banned from Twitter; Senator Josh Hawley lost a book […]

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Ken Jennings Is Even More Impressed By Alex Trebek Now That He’s Hosted ‘Jeopardy!’ Himself

Monday was the start of a new era on Jeopardy! as the show aired its first episode taped after the death of Alex Trebek. The legendary Jeopardy! host died in November after a battle with pancreatic cancer, and the remaining episodes Trebek taped before his passing hit TV screens on Friday. That episode, originally scheduled […]

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Sean Bean Has A Ball (While Not Dying) And Cranking Up The Evil In The New ‘Snowpiercer’ Trailer

Sean Bean plays a very different kind of role for him on Snowpiercer Season 2 because (whoa) he probably won’t die. You never know, though! TNT’s Snowpiercer churned out a first season that was so relentlessly unlike Bong Joon Ho’s film — it even adapted the source material (Jacques Lob and Jean-Marc Rochette’s graphic novels) […]

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‘The Umbrella Academy’ Welcomes Cazzie David Among Several Additions To Netflix’s Season 3 Cast

Netflix previously announced that the existing The Umbrella Academy siblings will be back, including Elliot Page as Vanya, for Season 3. We can definitely expect Robert Sheehan to get funky as Klaus again, and the rest of the Hargreeves sibling actors (Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Justin H. Min) will […]

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Elizabeth Olsen Has A Good Reason For Preferring ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ To ‘Endgame’

Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame were shot back-to-back, and both movies are directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, and feature much of the same cast. But they are two distinctly different blockbusters — one has Korg, one doesn’t have Korg — leading to an endless debate over […]

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‘Sex And The City’ Fans Are Livid About A Revival Without Kim Cattrall’s Samantha Jones

The good news: Sex and the City is coming back, promising a too rare look at the sex lives of middle-aged women. They even rounded up the original cast — or, well, three-fourths of them, anyway. Because here’s the bad news: Only three of the main foursome are coming back. And the one not coming […]

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Nate Burleson Was The Absolute Star Of Nickelodeon’s Bears-Saints Playoff Broadcast

Even before the NFL aired its first playoff game on Nickelodeon, you couldn’t help but wonder where CBS had been hiding Nate Burleson all this time. The 11-year NFL veteran spent the pregame show before Bears-Saints on Sunday counting down the best sports-related moments from SpongeBob SquarePants. More importantly, he was selling the hell out […]

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‘Sex And The City’ Is Officially Coming Back With Three Of The Original Main Foursome

It’s been over a decade since the last time we saw Carrie Bradshaw and her three compatriots, who turned Manhattan into a playground of men, brunch, and high-end duds. So this should come as no surprise: Sex and the City, one of the shows that helped take HBO next level in the late ’90s, is […]

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