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'Blue Bloods' Season 5 Premiere Recap: 'Partners'

September 27th, 2014 9:47am EDT
'Blue Bloods' Season 5 Premiere Recap: 'Partners'
The Reagan's are back and their blood is bluer than ever.

After five years "on the job" someone decided we needed a refresher course in partnership: how some can be a challenge, some need to change, while others can stand the test of time. We'll learn our lesson through detectives “Danny Reagan” (Donnie Wahlberg) and “Maria Baez” (Marisa Ramirez), patrol officers “Jamie Reagan” (Will Estes) and "Eddie Jenko" (Vanessa Ray), and "Commissioner Frank Reagan" (Tom Selleck) and the entire NYPD, as well as his family.

There's a reason that Danny's had a revolving door of partners: he's controlli...
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‘Awkward’ Midseason Premiere Recap: Finals

September 24th, 2014 10:07am EDT
Awkward
It’s now or never, people. Or at least that’s what MTV’s “Awkward” keeps hinting at, which begs the question: Are the Jatty love trials coming to an end? Let’s cross our fingers and hope it’s not true, and in the meantime let’s jump off that mind blowing cliff hanger and onto a safe place of absolution found in ep. 12 “Finals.”

Jenna Gets Dumped (Again)

Despite her best efforts to stay committed to her schoolwork, after all ‘tis the season of finals, surprisingly she can’t look at a book and not think of Luke. So, when her string of apology texts goes unanswered, Jenna makes a house, er d...
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'7th Heaven' Cast Reunites, Check Out The Heavenly Photo

September 18th, 2014 8:39am EDT
7th Heaven Cast
Gather ‘round “7th Heaven” fans, because here is some glorious news!

The other night, part of the cast reunited and there’s proof in this one amazing photo posted by Beverley Mitchell and Stephen Collins, known for playing Eric and Lucy Camden (father and daughter) on the series that ran for 11 seasons.

Your eyes are not deceiving you, because that is indeed David Gallagher (Simon), Mitchell, Stephen Collins (Eric), Jessica Biel (Mary), Barry Watson (Matt) and Catherine Hicks (Annie) looking as happy as ever around a table of food -- just like the good old days!

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12 Female Television Characters We Can Relate To

August 30th, 2014 11:00am EDT
12 Female Television Characters We Can Relate To
It seems like we've turned a corner in the past year or so when it comes to female characters on television. There are not only more women in roles that are robust and meaty, but there are most diverse offerings, making characters that any person can relate to. In honor of television moving forward to create more and better roles for women, here are some of our favorite relatable female characters.

Peggy Olson, "Mad Men"

Peggy Olson wants to be a career woman and she won't let anyone stop her, despite her era's sexist views working against her. Starting out as a secretary at Sterling ...
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'The Fosters' Season 2 Summer Finale Recap: 'Someone's Little Sister' - Sealed With A Kiss

August 19th, 2014 9:24am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Summer Finale Recap: 'Someone's Little Si
Exciting, heart-wrenching, and mouth-dropping cliffhangers dominated The Fosters' summer season finale. The Fosters season 2 episode 10, "Someone's Little Sister" revolved around opening a door to another path for Callie. She took one step back from becoming a member of the Fosters family, and one step closer to joining the Quinn household.

My Two Families

Callie visits Rita at her apartment; she sees that Rita is not in great shape. She is on the brink of giving up hope for reestablishing Girls United. At work, Daphne suggests that Callie ask Robert for help with Girls United. Suddenly...
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'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 9 Recap: 'Leaky Faucet' -Irrevocable Damage

August 12th, 2014 9:17am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 9 Recap: 'Leaky Faucet' -Irrevoca
The Fosters season 2 episode 9, 'Leaky Faucet', dealt with fixing the cracks in the Fosters' lives. Some of the damage that plagued the family this week was Callie's inability to trust herself, Brandon's need to forgive Mike and himself, and Mariana letting go of her hatred for Ana. Their messy lives weren't easily repaired, but they took steps toward recovery.

The Road to Recovery

As they help each other fight their addictions, Ana and Mike's bonding continues. Mike tells Ana how he regrets his mistakes with Dani and Brandon. Ana shares that she doesn't think she can amend what she did...
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'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': Nickelodeon's Cast On The Movie, The Show, And The Fans

August 11th, 2014 2:03pm EDT
'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': Nickelodeon's Cast On The Movie,
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles power never dies. As the new film conquers the box office, we bring you our chat with some of the team behind Nickelodeon's animated series - the legendary Rob Paulsen (Donatello, pictured above), Greg Cipes (Michaelangelo) and executive producer Ciro Nieli - to discuss the movie, the show, and the passionate fans that still love these heroes on the half shell.

Did they know that a new TMNT feature film was in the works? "It's been five years [since work began on the series]; they didn't start till a few years later on the movie," Ciro told us. "You just kind o...
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'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 8 Recap: 'Girls Reunited' - Girl On Fire

August 5th, 2014 9:16am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 8 Recap: 'Girls Reunited' - Girl
On The Fosters season 2 episode 8, "Girls Reunited," Callie visited some old friends to help her sort through her drama. She helped the girls of Girls United with their community day. The day was designed to ease the community's fears of the girls. However, things quickly go down in flames.

A Date with Disaster

Mariana and Hayley cook dinner for Jesus and Mat. The dinner becomes a train-wreck when the girls start arguing. Jesus reveals that Mariana does know about Ana, a secret she kept from the dance group. Then Mariana calls Hayley out on manipulating Jesus.

Mat reveals to Mariana that...
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'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 6 Recap:'Mother'-Frankie Foster

July 22nd, 2014 8:29am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 6 Recap:'Mother'-Frankie Foster
The Fosters' "Mother" episode punched viewers with a big emotional hit. We said goodbye to another beloved member of the Fosters family. The hour also addressed some other impactful subjects, like Callie's rape, Jude's Selective Mutism, and Mike's addiction. This episode of The Fosters did offer some light-hearted storylines to balance the sadness, like Mariana and Jesus trying to sell the infamous bed, bought by Stef's mother, Sharon.

Bedtime

The Adams-Fosters hoped that Lena's pregnancy would go smoothly, but some complications put her temporarily on bed rest. Meanwhile, the moms agreed...
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'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 5 Recap: 'Truth Be Told' - It's All Downhill From Here

July 15th, 2014 9:30am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 5 Recap: 'Truth Be Told' - It's A
"Truth Be Told" things keep getting harder for The Fosters in its second season. Callie and Brandon both faced their past sexual demons. Meanwhile, Jesus' love triangle sucked Mariana into the middle of it. Jude's silence continued to hurt those that love him the most. By the end of this episode of The Fosters, one major mystery finally got resolved: Did Mike kill Ana?

What About Jude

Lena reveals to the Adams-Fosters children that Jude has Selective Mutism. Several characters try to get to the root of it. Connor visits Lena in the Principal's office, where he tells her what happened be...
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