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‘The Mick’ Drags Network Comedy to the ‘Sunny’ Side

In the world of scripted television, particularly the world of scripted television comedy, entropy is the norm. No matter how funny or inventive a show might get by its second or third or fourth season, the inevitable decline always seems to begin around the seventh: the premises start to repeat, the jokes get tired, the…

FOX’s ‘Lethal Weapon’ Starts Strong

There’s a line in FOX’s new series adaptation of Lethal Weapon, the quintessential buddy-cop movie that turned Mel Gibson from a cult action hero to a global superstar, spoken – spoken twice, in fact – by the actor taking on Gibson’s iconic role of cop-on-the-edge Martin Riggs, that could serve as the show’s creative manifesto:…

Starz and Starz Encore 7-Day Free Preview

Starz and Starz Encore is now live for all Sling TV subscribers for a one week free preview, just in time for the September 10 premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But there is so much more great programming we wanted to give you the Cliff’s Notes overview of some of the highlights to…

Review: TBS’ ‘Wrecked’ is Like ‘Lost,’ Except Hilarious

A plane crashes on a remote island with no inhabitants, no buildings, no means of contact with the outside world. The survivors, mostly strangers, struggle to assemble the basics — food, water, shelter — and to answer the island’s important mysteries. Like: Who brought the suitcase full of sex toys? TBS’ new ensemble comedy Wrecked…

Zach Cregger as Owen on 'Wrecked'

EXCLUSIVE: Interview with ‘Wrecked’ Star Zach Cregger

A diverse group of strangers crash-lands on a remote desert island. It could be the premise for a top-rated, dead-serious supernatural mystery drama, as Lost proved not too long ago, or it could spin in a totally different, much funnier direction, as TBS’ new half-hour Wrecked, premiering Tuesday at 9pm ET on TBS, emphatically proves….

‘The Americans’ is the Best Show on Television

“It’s amazing what you get used to.” So says the Korean Mary Kay saleslady as she describes living with all of her ESL in-laws under one roof to her latest recruit, a bright-eyed and pretty (if a little awkward) woman she does not know is really the one doing the recruiting. It is not yet…