Fall Preview

10 Ways to Fix 'New Girl's' Winston Bishop Problem

September 16th, 2014 2:30pm EDT
New Girl
“New Girl” is a show that I prize for its characterization. For example, Jess Day is much more complicated than the “adorkable” stereotype that Zooey Deschanel is often associated with, and Nick Miller is a bit of a slacker, but mainly because his ambitions do not fit the typical societal definition of success. So it is weird to say that there is a fundamental problem with one of the main characters, especially considering that that character – Winston Bishop – actually is as well-defined as the rest of the main cast. But for whatever reason, his storylines often feel disconnected from t...
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'Supernatural' Season 10 Promo: Deanmon Reigns

September 12th, 2014 11:35am EDT
Supernatural
The last season of "Supernatural," went out with the fan's collective whimpering over Dean's shocking death and gobsmacking transformation into a full-fledged demon, thanks to the Mark of Cain. Season 10 will return with a sinister bang.

In the brand new promo below, the once do-gooding Winchester is now a violent, booze-guzzling, stripper-obsessed demon who leaves a trail of mayhem in his wake. His wickedness even impresses intimidates Crowley, the reigning king of hell. Meanwhile, Sam (Jared Padalecki) is left to pick up the pieces. With an injured shoulder and a broken heart, he foll...
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Fall TV Preview: 6 Must-See New Shows

September 8th, 2014 4:03pm EDT
Gotham - FOX
The arrival of September means pumpkin spice lattes, the return of football and digging into the fresh harvest of new television shows for the 2014-2015 season. This year's crop of new shows range from quirky and creepy to grittily intense. Here are six must-see new shows...

"How To Get Away With Murder" - ABC

It's an impressive feat to create appointment television in the quoted, beloved long-running medical drama, "Grey's Anatomy" or the soapy thrillride of "Scandal." It's an epic achievement when your creations fill the entire prime-time block of programming. "How To Get Away With...
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Prediction: Law & Order: SVU’s Olivia Benson Will Be One Badass TV Mom This Season

September 7th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
Prediction: Law & Order: SVU’s Olivia Benson Will Be One Badass
A baby can change your life – or in the case of ‘Law & Order: SVU,’ it can breath new life into a series that is entering its sixteenth season.

Used to be, the show’s biggest difference from year to year was the hair color and cut of “Olivia Benson” (Mariska Hargitay). But on September 24th, the new acting commander will be pulling double duty as the court-appointed custodial guardian of “Noah Porter,” the baby who was orphaned at the end of last season.

For the trial period of one year, she will join the ranks of New York City mothers; and although we’re a tough bunch (I’ve been one for ...
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Spoiler Alert! 'Supernatural,' 'Gotham,' 'Once Upon A Time' & More

July 28th, 2014 2:10pm EDT
Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles
For fangirls and fanboys, Christmas arrives not in December, but in July in the form of the San Diego Comic-Con. The annual geekfest was held this weekend and spoilers for the upcoming television season blitzkrieged starstruck fans. Here are 7 Comic-Con spoilers you need to know for "Supernatural","Sleepy Hollow", and more...

Demon Dean Is Coming. For those gobsmacked "Supernatural" fans who thought the shocker final seconds of the season 9 finale that revealed Dean (Jensen Ackles) reborn as a demon was just a season-ending fake-out may want to brace...
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12 Things We Learned From NBCUniversal's Cable TCA Press Tour

July 16th, 2014 9:39am EDT
12 Things We Learned From NBCUniversal's Cable TCA Press Tour
Summer is here, and that means it's also time for the Summer TCA Press Tour, when TV networks to show off their latest slew of shows to a crowd of film critics.

But the days are long and stuffed with television. Hours upon hours, days upon days. A lot of TV. So for convenience's sake, we've shortened things down to only the most important parts of each presentation- this time, from NBCUniversal, and all the many cable channels currently in their employ.

12. "Mr. Robot" is the Real Title of a Real Pilot on USA

USA was quick to announce two new pilots it had just ordered. One, "Complicatio...
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'Arrow' Season 2: 5 Spoilers You Need To Know

October 8th, 2013 3:10pm EDT
Supernatural
The CW's freshman drama "Arrow" quickly struck a perfect balance between the sensational (shirtless work-out scenes, anyone?) and the super.  When we last visited Starling City, it had been rocked by the Undertaking and Tommy's death. "Arrow" returns to The CW on Oct. 9 at 8/7c, so here are five spoilers you need to know...

Laurel and Oliver are on shaky ground.  Pun completely intended.  Laurel (Katie Cassidy) and Oliver (Stephen Amell) finally reunited just before the catastrophe of the Undertaking killed their best friend, Tommy.  In season 2, Laurel has taken a job at the D.A.'s of...
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'Supernatural' Season 9: 5 Spoilers You Need To Know

October 7th, 2013 3:32pm EDT
Supernatural
“Supernatural,” The CW sci-fi drama about a pair of monster-hunting brothers, has spent its eight year run defying the odds.  It had several brushes with cancellation before nearly doubling its ratings in season 4.  The show also churned out some of its best episodes in its eighth season with an edge-of-your-seat finale that ended with all angels exiled from heaven and Sam collapsing from the trials.  The brothers Winchester return on Oct. 8, so here are five spoilers you need to know…

Welcome Back, Bobby.  This summer, Jim Beaver stunned fans announcing on Twitter that Bobby, Sam and De...
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'Scandal' Season 3: 5 Spoilers You Need To Know

October 2nd, 2013 4:30pm EDT
American Broadcasting Company
Last season's finale of "Scandal" found our favorite Gladiator the subject of her own crisis, her stalker Jake dumped in the dreaded CIA pit of darkness, and Olivia's (Emmy-nominated Kerry Washington) father was revealed to be the B613's director Rowan.  It's been far too long for since ABC's "Scandal" fans have gotten to don their white hats, but on Oct. 3 televisions craziest, sexiest sudser returns, so here are five spoilers you need to know...

Shock and Awe.  TVLine.com reports that the premiere episode, titled "It's Handled," will reveal who dropped the bomb that Olivia is the First...
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Fall TV Preview: NBC's 'Ironside'

October 2nd, 2013 1:15pm EDT
Ironside
To watch or not to watch?  To suffer through a lackluster new show and risk missing a spectacular one?  It's the fall television roulet that can drive lesser TV fanatic insane.  Luckily, I am here to offer preview of the not-for-review pilots I managed snag this summer.  Consider me your DVR Whisperer, guiding you on which shows should get your season pass and which you should just skip.  Here are my thoughts on NBC’s "Ironside" starring Blair Underwood. 

The Premise:  Robert Ironside (Blair Underwood) was one of NYPD's most promising detectives before a sting gone wrong left him paralyzed...
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