These TV Shows Actually Were Real

May 3rd, 2015 2:00pm EDT
Fox Reality – Man vs. Beast
We're in the middle of a TV golden age right now. Have been for the last decade and a half, really. But for every "Breaking Bad" or "Game of Thrones" or "Mad Men," there are just as many masterpieces of TV terribleness out there.

Shows so awful, so hare-brained, so obvious-to-anyone-with-a-pulse stupid that they have no right to exist. But they do, because at no point during the creative process did anyone stand up and say, "A sitcom about Hitler? Please don't."

And yes, there is a Hitler sitcom on this list (the title's a doozy). Plus nine other TV shows that will have you frantically Wi...

'Strike Back': How It Became The Best TV Action Series

May 1st, 2015 12:07pm EDT
'Strike Back' Flashback: The Worst Hotel Stay Ever, Part 1
We're gearing up for the fourth (and final, say it isn't so!) season of Strike Back, which is just months away. It promises to be another hard-driving, gut-wrenching, remote-throwing thrill ride.

But before we join Michael Stonebridge and Damien Scott on their last campaign, it's important to look back on how they got here - and how Strike Back became the best action series on television. For the next few months leading up to Cinemax season four, we'll be walking you through the first season and analyzing just what made it all work.

[CONTENT WARNING: The following recap and review contain...

'The Vampire Diaries' Season 6 Approaches Endgame

May 1st, 2015 8:20am EDT
'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: Will Damon Take the Cure? Is Jo Goi
The Vampire Diaries has a major Elena endgame. Unfortunately, it can't be as simple as it seems. Last night, Ms. Gilbert took a major step towards her happily ever after. Meanwhile, her immortal soulmate promised to join her on her new quest. Anyone who knows Damon Salvatore on The Vampire Diaries, knows being human is not his style.

Mama Salvatore also had a major night on The Vampire Diaries season 6. Her downward spiral got a lot more downward as she picked between sobriety and blood lust. Her choice didn't shock anyone on The Vampire Diaries. But some other decisions and choices might ...

'Grey's Anatomy': It's Time To Accept That McDreamy Is No Longer With Us

May 1st, 2015 7:55am EDT
'Grey's Anatomy' Recap: Meredith Begins Again With Someone New
Derek is gone, guys. The more we say it the easier it will be to accept. And if you’re looking for a silver lining look how much money Shondaland saves without Patrick Dempsey. Sorry, two soon?

Okay, well, let’s jump into the squeezed in two-hour special—see ya next week Scandal—Rhimes orchestrated in response to distraught McDreamy fans. Meredith has the unfortunate task of announcing, or whispering “Derek is dead” to the Grey/Sloan surgeons before collapsing on the floor.

Amelia has a more cryptic response to her brother’s demise; smirking like a creepy Annabelle doll that refuses to bl...

'Survivor': The Alliance Of 6 Begins To Crumble

May 1st, 2015 7:20am EDT
Survivor : Worlds Apart – Shirin’s Out – Now The Cannibalizing B
Previously on, Survivor: Mike knew he was in trouble, and tried to buy an advantage at the auction. But Dan was the lucky one, winning a second vote at Tribal Council. Back at camp, Mike had no intention of going down without a fight. With the Hidden Immunity Idol already in his pocket, Mike won Individual Immunity. Facing Tribal Council, Mike tried to warn Dan and Sierra about being on the bottom, while Will made things personal with Shirin.

At Tribal Council, Shirin opened up about her past with a father who would verbally assault her. But it was Jenn that became the 10th person voted o...

'Grey's' Recognized Its History During Derek's Tragic Death Episode

April 30th, 2015 5:53pm EDT
7 Times 'Grey's Anatomy' Paid Homage To The Show's History In 'H
By now, you shouldn't be surprised that people are still upset about Dr. Derek Shepherd's tragic death on last week's episode of Grey's Anatomy. We know how unpredictable shows in Shondaland can be, but this was a death nobody saw coming, and it was especially shocking knowing that Patrick Dempsey still had another year left on his contract with ABC. Last week's explosive episode, "How to Save a Life," was penned by series creator Shonda Rhimes and certain scenes seemed to pay homage to the show's lengthy past:

"The carousel never stops turning"

"How to Save a Life" begins with Meredith...

More Tears Will Be Shed In This Week’s 'Grey's Anatomy' (Watch)

April 30th, 2015 2:28pm EDT
Watch Meredith Share Derek's Death News In This 'Grey's Anatomy'
Sorry, Grey’s watchers. As much as we want to will last week’s episode into a dream sequence, tonight’s two-hour special hints at Derek’s death sticking.

In a preview clip of “She’s Leaving Home” episode, the Grey Sloan docs—Owen, Maggie, Alex, Callie and Richard—are gathered in the staff lounge. Obviously in the calm before the tear-induced storm stage, as Callie and Alex rib over coffee and manners, (A lesson you’re never too old to learn.) Richard and Owen toss out assignments.

Unbeknownst to them a somber-looking Meredith quietly enters the room and whispers, “Derek is dead.”

It take...

John Stamos Calls Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen Out -- See Details

April 30th, 2015 2:07pm EDT
John Stamos Has Showdown With Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen About '
John Stamos took to Twitter to refute rumors that Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen knew nothing of his intent to reboot the '90s hit "Full House" titled "Fuller House."

Stamos reportedly had a heart-to-heart chat with Mary-Kate Olsen on Tuesday after the fashion mogul twins revealed they knew nothing about the series reboot and that they were never contacted about a possible return by Stamos directly.

Stamos, who played Uncle Jesse to the Olsen twins' Michelle Tanner for eight years on the hit ABC series was unhappy when he learned that Mary-Kate Olsen revealed to Women's Wear Daily that she "j...

'Revenge' Cancelled After Four Seasons

April 30th, 2015 12:28pm EDT
'Revenge' Ending After 4 Seasons, Series Finale Set For May 4
After four bizarre and unpredictable seasons, "Revenge" will reach its final conclusion on its May 4 series finale.

According to a report by Deadline, the series' producers have known of the fan favorite's demise for some time.

Showrunner Sunil Nayar revealed to TVLine that he wasn’t necessarily planning for this season to be Revenge‘s swan song.

“To say we approached this as the last season would be wrong,” he says. “But we weren't scared to make choices that would make people ask ‘Where is this going?'”

Speculation had been growing that this would be the final chapter in the revenge d...

'Arrow' Season 3 Endgame Revealed

April 30th, 2015 12:12pm EDT
'Arrow' Recap: 10 Ridiculously Awesome Moments From 'Al Sah-Him'
It's really happening. Oliver (excuse us... Al Sah-Him) is officially evil. Our season three endgame has been revealed. People are still getting stabbed left and right (Thea/Roy, your stabbings are gone but not forgotten).

"Al Sah-Him was a very major episode for "Arrow." Also a very solid piece of television, delivering the major twists with more aplomb than we're used to (usually, "Arrow" just saves up its big twists for the last-second crazy reveal, but Akio's death was surprisingly restrained).

Ready? Let's count down the ten best (well, nine best and one downright terrible) moments f...