Crossover characters and plotlines can be a great way to engage fans and maybe even bring a few more eyeballs to a series. The Vampire Diaries and The Originals executive producer Julie Plec knows this, and has put together a very special storyline for The Originalsí sophomore season that will bring a character from The Vampire Diaries into The Originals fold.
Last night was a big night for TV premieres, with Revenge, Resurrection and more making their marks on the Sunday night primetime schedule. Among the big premieres was Once Upon A Time, which took a big gamble when it announced a Frozen storyline for Season 4. As it turns out, the ABC drama's inclusion of a recent Disney property turned out pretty well.
Spongebob Squarepants is causing some waves. The show has found fanbases worldwide, but some people arenít quite so enchanted with the show. Recently, a Kazakhstan official denounced the bright yellow cartoon character, saying the creature's antics and behavior have an adverse affect on the children watching, turning them into ďhooligans.Ē
It's hard to believe that the final season of Boardwalk Empire is already half-over. Time is running out for HBO's consistently brilliant but often overlooked period piece. And while this season hasn't always delivered the 'good stuff,' it's still better than most dramas on TV and deserved a longer shelf life. But it's about the bottom line. How many people are tuning in? How much does it cost? Or should I say, "CuŠnto?"
With just one week until The Strain's first season finale, it's time to start upping the ante a little. Did "Last Rites" give the series new life, or is it one step closer to the grave?
The perfect mash-up special needs a lot of things going in the right direction, and while the Family Guy/Simpsons crossover isnít a flawless hour of television by any means, it met or surpassed the expectations I had going into it. Itís fun, itís surprisingly grounded, and it lets us watch the rarity of the Simpson family earning true moral superiority.
Last spring, Once Upon A Time creators Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz began working with Disney to figure out a way to bring the wildly popular Frozen characters to the small screen. The plot takes the original characters from the franchise and reimagines them in the world Once Upon A Time has created.
Networks and subscription cable stations alike have begun to allow potential viewers to watch episodes of new shows early. Staying on trend, Starz has released not one but two brand new episodes of its new series Survivorís Remorse. Watch them, here.
We know Bill Hader as one of the funniest and most successful cast members in the history of Saturday Night Live. Once upon a time, however, he was just the new guy on the long-running sketch comedy show. No one including Bill Hader was quite sure whether or not heíd even make it on the show, except apparently, Dan Aykroyd
Now that AMC has moved The Walking Dead spinoff project to pilot, more information about the potential series has emerged, and that comes in the form of a list of principal characters and some descriptions, which fill in some of the sizable blanks about this project. There are five characters listed, but it's definitely worth noting that there are only three different last names among them.
Ever wish that your toys would come to life? Last night's Saturday Night Live entertained such a scenario. Wait until you see what happens when this kid gets his wish for his toys to be alive...
Robots, personal drama, and a fair amount of spillage? Looks like a job for "The Caretaker!"
We hope everyone is still alive and okay after Fall TVís first official premiere week. When youíre not catching up on broadcasts, head over to streaming for the best new options this week had to offer, including what Iím already calling one of the best shows of the year. Big talk.
NBCís Saturday Night Live is set to kick off Season 40 this evening. To commence the anniversary year with momentum, NBC has big plans to air a classic episode from the SNL cannon at 10 p.m. EST tonight. Itís a trend that will continue throughout the year.
The era of the Saturday morning cartoon is officially over. This morning, The CWís Vortexx programming block is airing episodes of Cubix, Sonic X, Dragon Ball Z and Kai, Digimon Fusion, Yu-Gi-Oh! and more for the very last time. Next week, The CW is parting with its animated block, signing on for One Magnificent Morning, a live-action block filled with educational shows for kids.