With a series title like “The Slap,” you may not have expected a series that looks at an American family and how one incident affects every single one of them but that’s exactly what the new NBC series is. Developed by Jon Robin Baitz (“Brothers & Sisters”) and Walter F. Parkes (“Sweeney Todd,” “Men in […]
Don't be sad that so many of your favorite shows are wrapping up for the summer. There are some great new shows coming out with Fox's "Gang Related" at the top of my "must watch" list.
Tonight marks the premiere of the new Fox crime drama, "Gang Related." And while there's no shortage of television focused on police, FBI, detectives and the criminals they all try to chase down, this new series, from creator Chris Morgan ("Fast and Furious" films) and Executive Producer Scott Rosenbaum ("The Shield"), shows us both sides […]
With its season 3 premiere just two days away, it seems like ABC's "Scandal" is on everyone's mind. Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson parodies "Scandal" in a clever Funny or Die video, "Scandalous," that promotes the Affordable Care Act also known as Obamacare.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Robert Chew, who played Proposition Joe on the HBO series "The Wire," has died. He was 52. His sister, Clarice Chew, said he suffered a heart attack and died at his Baltimore home Thursday. Robert Chew grew up in Baltimore and studied music at Morgan State University for two years. His sister […]
In what Grantland claims is the first time a sitting president has ever been a guest on a podcast, President Obama appeared on "The B.S. Report," the podcast hosted by the site's editor, Bill Simmons. Most of the podcast - they were so excited, they provided a full transcript - revolved around sports issues, but […]
Dominic West jumped up and down when he heard he was nominated for a Golden Globe.
In the world of the HBO series 'The Wire,' politicians were almost always using everyone else to get what they wanted. This week, however, it was 'The Wire' using politicians instead. Several actors from the critically acclaimed series, which ran from 2002-2008, went to Washington this week to visit the White House and help launch […]
Michael Ausiello is reporting that former 'Wire' star Gbenga Akinnagbe (Chris Partlow) has been cast in the upcoming third season of Showtime's drama 'Nurse Jackie.' Akinnagbe will play a new temp nurse at All Saints for a seven-episode arc. He's being described as "handsome, qualified, and much-liked by his peers." (Aside: Can they please bring […]