Andrew Rannells, Paul Scheer, and Don Cheadle in Black Monday, on Showtime.

Andrew Rannells and Paul Scheer Talk Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’

"A magic trick on top of a rollercoaster." That's Don Cheadle on his character, Maurice "Mo" Monroe, a super slick, cocaine-snorting, high-rolling, anything-to-win trader in Black Monday, the new Showtime series that walks up to the worst day in Wall Street history. He may be understating the guy. He could also be talking about the […]

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Desus Nice and The Kid Mero, hosts of Showtime's new late night talk show, Desus & Mero. (Photo: Micaiah Carter/Showtime)

Desus and Mero – Get to Know Showtime’s New Late Night Talk Show Hosts

"I've often been asked, 'Why doesn't Showtime have a late night talk show?'" said the network's co-president of entertainment, Gary Levine, at the 2019 winter TCA gathering of television critics. " And the answer has always been that, "We never want to mimic shows that are on other networks." Now, Showtime has a late night talk […]

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2016 In Review: Best New Shows

Yes, we are officially in "Peak TV." According to data shared by FX, there were a staggering 455 scripted original series that aired in 2016, across broadcast, cable and streaming services. With this many options and opportunities, there were many shows that rose to the top. That said, here are my picks for the 5 […]

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Who Scored Excellent? Who Didn't? GLAAD Releases 9th Annual Network Responsibility Index

It's that time of year again when GLAAD releases its annual Network Responsibility Index (its ninth) looking at how television is doing representing the LGBT community. The report looks at original primetime programming on the five broadcast networks (ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, FOX) and 10 cable networks (HBO, MTV, Showtime, ABC Family, TLC, History, A&E, TNT, […]

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Annaleigh Ashford Teases Betty and Helen’s Baby Quest, but Where’s Her Tony Award?

Outside of her usual snappish, direct office charm, it’s been fairly quiet for Betty Dimello thus far on the third season of the Showtime series “Masters Of Sex,” but thankfully that all changes this Sunday when Sarah Silverman returns as Betty’s lover, Helen. While we haven’t seen or heard much about Helen, she and Betty (Annaleigh […]

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‘Shameless’ Exclusive: Let’s Celebrate #Gallavich And See What Season 5 Has In Store!

Ian Gallagher and Mickey Milkovich. Who knew one of the longest lasting couples on Showtime's hit series "Shameless" would be these two, right? But, as the clip given exclusively to XFINITY shows us, there's much to love about Ian (Cameron Monaghan) and Mickey (Noel Fisher) amidst the fights, gun shots and other violent situations they've […]

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