The Revolution Will Be Televised: 10 TV Shows to #StayWoke in 2017

One of the many great things about television is its ability and more importantly, its willingness, to quickly address current social and political issues. In recent years, shows like “Scandal” and “Black-ish” for example, stepped out of their usual comfort zone to deliver powerful episodes that spoke to the zeitgeist. The former tackled police brutality […]

SAG Awards

SAG Award Winners TBA – LIVE Chat with Other Awards Enthusiasts During the Red Carpet and Show!

Tonight is the Screen Actors Guild Awards, where we will get an even clearer picture of the Oscar race and where it stands.  While “La La Land” is the frontrunner for Best Picture, it’s not nominated in the top category of Cast Ensemble.  The only two awards up for grabs will be its stars Ryan […]

Amazon Studios Greenlights Comedic Apocalyptic Limited Series ‘Good Omens’

Read the Press Release: SEATTLE—January 19, 2017—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon Studios today announced it has greenlit Good Omens, an hour-long limited comedy series based on Neil Gaiman’s (American Gods) and Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) acclaimed novel of the same name. Set to debut in 2018 on Prime Video, Good Omens is a six part series that […]

TV Nominations for the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards – HBO and ‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’ Lead

(Los Angeles, CA – November 14, 2016) – The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) has announced the television nominees for the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards.  The winners will be revealed live at the star-studded Critics’ Choice Awards gala, which will be broadcast from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on A&E on Sunday, December 11 […]

WATCH: Clips from Last Night’s Episode of TBS’s ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’

In last night’s episode of TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Full Frontal gives its official endorsement for the Presidential election and explores how Hillary Rodham Clinton got here. Samantha has a special guest intern, Sarah Paulson, read excerpts from the Wikileaks hacked Clinton e-mails. In the second part of her trip to Russia, Samantha looks at the potential media landscape if […]

TV Review: ‘Insecure’ Is a Wonderfully Fresh Comedy for HBO

We hear the sounds of Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright” over a montage of iconographic images which include the famous Randy’s Donuts sign, a fried chicken restaurant and lone marching band performer. It’s a fitting intro for HBO’s new comedy “Insecure” which wonderfully combines the universality of millennial angst and the specificity of the black experience in […]

TV Review: NBC Is in a ‘Good Place’ With Its New Comedy

Where do we go after death? That’s a mighty big question to be answered with sunshine and copious amounts of frozen yogurt. Yet “The Good Place,” created by “Parks and Recreation” creator Michael Schur, succeeds by doubling down on optimism and happiness. It’s not just the buildings in the Good Place that are sunny and candy colored, the same […]

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 […]

TCM Announces Month-Long Slapstick Comedy Programming Special

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will pay tribute to pratfalls and double-takes with Ouch! A Salute To Slapstick, a month-long programming special featuring more than 50 films exploring the history of slapstick. Hosted by acclaimed stand-up comedian Greg Proops, the special will feature programming from silent masters Chaplin, Keaton and Lloyd to modern master Will Ferrell, […]