Television

Roseanne won't bring up Trump as much next season

Much of the conversation around the return of Roseanne was based around Roseanne Conner’s support for Donald Trump in 2016, much to the dismay of her liberal, pussyhat-wearing sister Jackie Harris. But don’t expect that to continue into the next season of the popular sitcom reboot....

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 2:44am

Who won Dancing With the Stars season 26?

We have a winner! Dancing With the Stars season 26 is in the books and the mirrorball trophy now has a home among the many medals and trophies in one competitor’s home. So, who won Dancing With the Stars season 26? First, let’s recap. The competition — much shorter than other...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 9:25am

Bill Hader trades in easy laughs for something darker on ‘Barry’

Bill Hader always gets the laugh. With his long eight-year stint on Saturday Night Live, countless bit parts in major blockbuster comedies, and a current position as a writer and consultant on South Park, everything the guy touches turns into comedy gold. As a performer, he takes on the same sort...

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 10:54am

West Philly’s Dennis Lorenzo went from homeless to 'American Idol'

So many people have dreams of becoming successful musicians, but how far are they willing to go for it? For West Philly’s Dennis Lorenzo, his dream took him from the City of Brotherly Love to Atlanta and then to Los Angeles, where he was homeless upon arrival. “I lived in a tent,...

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 12:09pm

New York as a craft beer: How Brew Dogs bottled the city

Winter arrived late in 2014 — except for one random freezing Saturday in an otherwise balmy mid-November week. And the crew of Esquire network’s Brew Dogs spent most of it on a downtown Brooklyn rooftop, filming the final scene of their citywide experiment in creating the...

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 11:10am

Winners of 'The Voice': Where are they now?

NBC's "The Voice" has firmly established itself as not just a leader in the reality singing competition genre but as a ratings juggernaut in TV in general. But does all that attention translate into success for each season's eventual winner? Eight talented vocalists have taken...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 8:59am

'Hope & Fury' shows the media's connection with the civil rights movement, past and present

With the so many horrific and racially charged incidents occurring in our country at an alarming rate, it's disheartening to see how little has changed since the initial days of the civil rights movement. The new NBC News documentary, Hope and Fury: MLK, The Movement and the Media, aims to...

Monday, March 19, 2018 - 6:18pm

‘The Chris Gethard Show’ blows up late night TV

The Chris Gethard Show will be returning to truTV on March 20th for another season of unscripted late night TV chaos. For those unfamiliar with it, host Chris Gethard started The Chris Gethard Show back in 2009 as a monthly show at New York City’s Upright Citizens Brigade theater. He brought...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 12:58pm

Everything coming to Amazon Prime in April

As the saying goes with March, in like a lion and out like a lamb. For all of us on the east coast, this month has been full of punishing winter weather. Remember when we had “Thundersnow”? The wonderful people at Amazon Prime must know our pain because they just released their...

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 1:02pm

Everything you need to know before 'The Americans' season six premiere

It seems like you can’t turn on the news today without hearing some sort of story regarding Russian spies interfering with our way of life. While these stories are tantalizing, they are never quite as sexy or sensational as the critically acclaimed FX series “The Americans.” With...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 5:24pm

American Idol review: Can it rise from the ashes?

Tonight marked the premiere of the new season of American Idol on ABC. With all of the success of NBC’s “The Voice” overshadowing it’s older, trailblazing singing-competition show, the student became the master. But with a new network and a new panel of celeb-judges...

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 10:03pm

The best new movies to watch on Hulu this month

We’ve recently shown you the best movies to watch on both Netflix and Amazon Prime to help keep your mind off the nasty weather this month while you hide out on the couch. “THUNDERSNOW” is a great opportunity to show you some more movies available on another streaming platform....

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 4:39pm

‘The Voice’ narrows the pack with another week of ‘Blind Auditions’

Last week, “The Voice” held their first round of “Blind Auditions” with each judge inching their way a little bit closer to having their teams of aspiring singers fleshed out. The amateur singing Thunderdome was back again this week for two more rounds of auditions. This...

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 1:30pm

The best Philly cheesesteak is in New Jersey, according to 'The Goldbergs'

“The Goldbergs” will explore the hotly contested topic of who makes the best Philly cheesesteak tonight on their show. Wide-eyed youth, Barry Goldberg (Troy Gentile), will argue to his father, Murray Goldberg (Jeff Garlin) and grandfather, Albert “Pops” Solomon (George...

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 10:27am

'The Bachelor' finale played out like a Greek tragedy

Last night was the three-hour finale of ABC’s The Bachelor. With that extended running time, you know something crazy went down. So what happened on The Bachelor finale last night? You read that right, last night’s finale was three hours. To put that it into perspective, that's...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 5:14pm

'Sneaky Pete' returns with more lies and backstabbing

Amazon’s hit series Sneaky Pete returns this Friday for another season full of liars and double-crossing sleazeballs. And by that, we mean it's awesome. The first season of the show was such a surprise hit it’s safe to say that the creators took an “if it ain’t broke,...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 1:40pm

Who is going to the ‘Top Chef’ finale?

Last night was the penultimate episode before the Top Chef finale and, of course, tensions were high amongst the remaining chefs. Well, not really. Everyone seemed to be getting along pretty well.   Considering that “Top Chef” is not only one of Bravo’s longest running...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 4:51pm

Is James from ‘Vanderpump Rules’ the most punchable person on TV?

If you love the reality shows on Bravo that aren’t about chefs chasing their dreams, chances are you have an opinion on James Kennedy from "Vanderpump Rules".   [Photo: Isabella Vosmikova/Bravo]   The aspiring DJ and the British personification of a spoiled...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 4:27pm

Who didn’t make the cut on 'The Voice' this week?

America’s favorite singing competition with spinning chairs is back on the air! So let’s recap. Who got voted off "The Voice" this week? Before we dive in, we should not that things are a little different this year. Resident bickering bro’s Blake Shelton and Adam Levine...

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 4:49pm

Cast of 'Friends': Where are they now?

The time has come. The cast of Friends will come together for a reunion that will air on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 9 p.m. The show was created to honor sitcom director James Burrows who recently directed his 1000th television episode. Burrows directed 15 episodes of Friends. While many of us were...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 12:41am