The Sinner on USA episode 1

‘The Sinner’ = the Last Great Show of the Summer

In case you haven’t heard yet, Jessica Biel recently returned to her cable roots with a hit limited series on USA. An eight-part event, The Sinner tells the story of a deeply troubled young mother who, after a seemingly idyllic summer day at the lake, attacks and kills a man in broad daylight. The ensuing…

Tour de Pharmacy on HBO

‘Tour de Pharmacy’ Offers a Fun Ride with Familiar Faces

Lance Armstrong’s drawn out admission to doping stunned the world of competitive cycling, inspired a memorable South Park episode, and, a bit more recently, provided ample material for HBO’s new mockumentary, Tour de Pharmacy, in which the disgraced champion also appears. Five years after his Oprah confessional, Armstrong clearly hopes to show that he, too,…

Claws on TNT

Everything to Look Forward to in the Premiere of ‘Claws’ on TNT

TNT’s newest scripted series Claws premieres this weekend, and in advance of the comedic drama / dramatic comedy’s debut, check out some of the best things to watch for in your soon-to-be favorite summer show: The setting – Claws is the most Florida thing to have happened since tube tops. This is not Cougartown’s nondescript, suburban Florida. Instead,…

Night King, Game of Thrones on HBO

Everything We Saw in the New ‘Game of Thrones’ Trailer

After months with nothing more than blurry photos leaked from set (and after literally forcing fans to watch ice melt), HBO finally dropped the trailer for the new season of Game of Thrones that premieres on July 16, and it’s clear the seven-episode season will be worth the extra wait. But what does it all mean?! Because there’s so much…

American Gods Ricky Whittle

‘American Gods’ Is Bryan Fuller’s Best Yet

Bryan Fuller proved his genre chops with the short-lived, cult favorites Wonderfalls, Dead Like Me, Pushing Daisies, and Hannibal, but even die-hard fans are in for a shock this Sunday. Nothing can prepare audiences for the premiere of American Gods—not Game of Thrones’ shadow-demon birth scene, nor any of the batshittery that’s ever gone down on an episode of True Blood….

Mary Kills People on Lifetime

Lifetime’s ‘Mary Kills People’ Mixes Medicine and Murder

April is shaping up to be a wonderful month for Bryan Fuller fans: in addition to next week’s premiere of American Gods on STARZ, Wonderfalls and Hannibal alum Caroline Dhavernas stars in Lifetime’s latest scripted drama, Mary Kills People, which follows the morally murky actions of a doctor who moonlights as an angel of mercy….

Jungletown on VICELAND

‘Jungletown’ = Real Hippies of Kalu Yala

After only a little more than a year at the controls of the channel formerly known as H2, hipster entertainment network Viceland has produced what might be the most fascinating thing on television. Remember the sheer horror when the rest of the country first discovered Jersey Shore back in 2009? The what-am-I-looking-at-and-why-can’t-I-look-away sense of shock…