TV Review: FOX’s ‘Shots Fired’ a Relevant, Slightly Unrefined Drama About Race Relations

FOX’s new show “Shots Fired” has been advertised as the network’s version of “American Crime” over on ABC. It comes at a prescient time, and follows a string of TV series and projects exploring race relations in America. Shows like “Black-ish,” “Orange is the New Black,” “Fresh Off the Boat,” “Jane the Virgin,” “Master of […]

Final Emmy Predictions 2016: ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Veep’ Set for HBO to Dominate Once Again?

The Emmys are on Sunday night, and once again, the TV Academy will be prepared to name the best of the year. It should be noted, they love their surprises and this year should offer just as many as in recent years. Check out the final predictions and see if your favorite television shows and […]

Emmys 2016: Final Predictions Before Nominations on Thursday

The Emmy nominations will be announced tomorrow morning at 11:30 am Eastern Time by Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham.  We should expect a bunch of surprises and down below, you can see the final Emmy Predictions. Expect to see a lot of HBO shows, as well as big names both included and omitted. Click through […]

TV Upfronts: FOX mixes reboots with TV adaptations to revamp 2016-2017 schedule

Well, FOX certainly had a busy day, starting in the morning with some interesting announcements ahead of their afternoon upfront presentation. Much of what a network would announce actually took place during this morning meeting, including a schedule of their year in advance. In their teleconference they touched on the future of The X-Files. The […]

TV Review: FOX’s “Houdini & Doyle” Lacks Any Real Magic

Few are unfamiliar with some version of Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous witty crime-solver, Sherlock Holmes, interpreted most recently by Robert Downey Jr. and Benedict Cumberbatch. FOX already interpreted Holmes once before in the hospital drama “House M.D.”, where Hugh Laurie portrayed an antisocial, brilliant doctor with a penchant for solving impossible cases (his loyal friend […]

The Fight Against Evil Continues as “Sleepy Hollow” Season Two Arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD September 15

The Fight Against Evil Continues as “Sleepy Hollow” Season Two Arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD September 15 “Sleepy Hollow” Season Two Nothing is as it seems as the second exhilarating season of the witty, addictive series begins! After Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison) risks his life to rescue Police Lt. Abbie Mills (Nicole Beharie) from Purgatory, […]

Comic Con 2015: Studio Chiefs Talk Blockbusters, IP, and Finding New Talent

Even though we here at Awards Circuit chat about what gets films made, it’s always nice to hear from the people directly involved in the making of films. Particularly given that the industry has moved towards things based on IP (superheroes, books, etc.) or genre material, hearing why this happens is valuable. Comic-Con brought together […]