TV

Get in the holiday spirit with Ben Folds this season

WGBH has enlisted a bit of star power to host its holiday musical event this year. The public broadcasting station has tapped Ben Folds to helm its upcoming TV special “’Tis the Night with Ben Folds & Friends.” The holiday extravaganza is set to air Thursday, Dec. 13, at 8 p....

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 4:16pm

Everything you need to know about Travelers season 3

In the first trailer for Travelers season 3, the science fiction series that Netflix assumed full ownership of after two seasons of co-production with Canada’s Showcase outlet, Grant MacLaren (Eric McCormack) delivers what sounds like a confession. “Seven months ago my...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 10:59am

Adam Pally and Sam Richardson have Run The Jewels to thank for Champaign ILL

Adam Pally and Sam Richardson, the two comedy actors behind YouTube Premium’s new series Champaign ILL, are best known for their respective work with other teams or duos. For Pally, it’s the cult favorite series Happy Endings, which ran on for three seasons at ABC, was prematurely...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 1:46pm

Everything you need to know about Brooklyn Nine-Nine season 6

Brooklyn Nine-Nine has been a fan favorite since it premiered in 2013. However, fans were horrified when they learned that the hysterical characters who work in the 99th precinct in Brooklyn might not be returning for another season. FOX announced they were canceling the beloved show, and audiences...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 12:11pm

David Bromstad knows how it feels to shop for a ‘Lottery Dream Home’

David Bromstad knows what it’s like to win the lottery. Well, in a figurative way at least. After winning HGTV’s competition show Design Star in 2006, he was immediately catapulted into stardom as a TV personality and fixture on the network. As the host of the hit series Lottery Dream...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 11:24am

Who is replacing Julie Chen on The Talk?

It has been almost three months since Julie Chen announced she was taking a break, then officially stepping down from, her position on The Talk.  Her departure from the show came after husband Les Moonves resigned as Chairman of the Board, CEO and President of CBS Corporation,...

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 7:31pm

Massachusetts baker goes for gold on Holiday Baking Championship

Another Massachusetts culinary star is proving his chops on a food competition series. Ayer’s own Douglas Phillips, a baking and pastry instructor at North Shore Community College, has made it to the final four of Food Network’s Holiday Baking Championship and hopes to punch his ticket...

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 4:51pm

Everything we know about GoT season 8

Winter is here, and if you recall from the Game of Thrones season 7 finale, there's little anyone can do to stop it. As we gear up for GoT season 8, there are so many questions left unanswered, and anticipation is heavy on our hearts. The season 7 finale set up plenty of drama for the last and...

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 4:27pm

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina season 2: Everything we know so far

When Netflix commissioned the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina series last year, they locked down two seasons. This is great considering all the questions left unanswered after the first go-around: Will Harvey find someone else while his former love is off at The Academy of Unseen Arts? Will his...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 5:23pm

Golden Globes 2019: Complete list of nominations

The Golden Globes 2019 nominations were announced Thursday morning at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in  California.  The annual ceremony honors and celebrates performances in television and film and will air live on Sunday, January 6, 2019, at 8 p.m. EST on NBC.  Actors Terry Crews...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 11:31am

Rachel Brosnahan is thrilled comics don’t hate The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is all about the trials and tribulations of Miriam “Midge” Maisel (Rachel Brosnahan), a wife abandoned by her adulterous husband Joel (Michael Zegen) who decides to radically transform her personal and professional life. It’s also about a slew of...

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 10:53am

The team behind The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 2 wants you to know it’s 'not just a one-woman show'

If the first season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel was all about the personal and professional journies undertaken by Miriam “Midge” Maisel (Rachel Brosnahan), then Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 2, which is now streaming on Amazon Prime, is all about how her actions affect everyone...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 5:27pm

Meet the Boston competitors on Top Chef season 16

Bravo's wildly popular food competition series is back for Top Chef season 16, and two local stars plan to show off their chops in hopes of bringing yet another championship back to Title Town. Cultivar's Chef De Cuisine Brian Young and Adrienne Wright, Executive Chef at Boston Urban...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 5:13pm

Everything to know about Ellen's new Netflix special

Ellen's last comedy special aired on HBO back in 2003. Now, 15 years later, she's back with something brand-new: an Ellen Netflix stand-up routine called "Relatable." Ellen signed a deal with the streaming service in May 2017. "I got a tweet from the people at Netflix, and...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 5:08pm

Former President George H.W. Bush's funeral: How to live stream

The 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush, died on November 30, seven months after the passing of the late Barbara Bush. He was 94; she, 92. "Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro and I are saddened to announce that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died," former President...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 11:03am

Howie Mandel gets just as nervous as Deal or No Deal fans

Nearly 10 years ago, the final episode of the American edition Deal or No Deal game show aired on NBC. Host Howie Mandel, whose name and face had quickly become synonymous with the popular program soon after its 2005 premiere, was aghast at the decision, but oversaturation and gradually waning...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 3:58pm

Alex Borstein compares The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel to The Odd Couple

Toward the beginning of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 2, Susie Myerson (Alex Borstein) gets the opportunity to housesit for Midge’s (Rachel Brosnahan) parents while she and her father, Abraham "Abe" Weissman (Tony Shalhoub), trek across the Atlantic to find his wife, Rose (Marin...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 3:08pm

Tony Shalhoub and Marin Hinkle on the 'ripples' of Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 2

Miriam “Midge” Maisel’s (Rachel Brosnahan) estranged husband Joel (Michael Zegen) isn’t the only person who’s feeling the effects of  The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 1. The burgeoning stand-up comic’s heavily traditional parents, Abe (Tony...

Monday, December 3, 2018 - 1:55pm

Michael Zegen seeks redemption in Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 2

The events of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel season 1 are set into motion when Joel Maisel (Michael Zegen), a businessman and would-be stand-up comedian, leaves his wife Miriam (Rachel Brosnahan) and their two children for his secretary. As a result, his personal and professional life spirals out of...

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 2:54pm

Everything you need to know about Counterpart season 2

With a trend of mind-bending head trippy shows like Mr. Robot, Black Mirror, and Cary Funkajawa's Jonah Hill and Emma Stone starring limited series Maniac, Starz moody sci-fi series Counterpart starring J.K. Simmons fits right in with the best of the best. The show won over fans and...

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 2:37pm