Articles by Michael Crider
Audiences responded to Zooey Deschanel’s ‘New Girl’ in a big way, and Fox has responded with a full season pickup of the show.
In a surprising repeat of the ‘Spartacus’ pre-premiere renewal two years ago, Starz has ordered a second round of Kelsey Grammer’s ‘Boss’ even before it debuts next month.
One of the most memorable zombies from ‘The Walking Dead’ is getting her own story. AMC will put a six-part web series online on October 3rd telling the tale of the infamous ‘Bicycle Girl.’
NBC is resting its hopes on the capable shoulders of ‘Lost’ creator J.J. Abrams and ‘Supernatural’ creator Eric Kripke for a new thriller/adventure show, ‘Revolution.’ The network ordered a pilot, and chances for an initial season are good.
HBO has released a brief sneak peek at the second season of ‘Game of Thrones’ ahead of the season 2 premiere of ‘Boardwalk Empire’. For starving Thrones fans, it’s a small but welcome glimpse.
‘Luck,’ HBO’s horse racing drama from Michael Mann, David Milch and starring Dustin Hoffman, is due in January – and the network showed its first ‘Luck’ trailer ahead of the ‘Boardwalk Empire’ season 2 premiere.
Fox has added yet another sci-fi show to its line-up with ‘Touch’. Tim Kring’s first series pickup since ‘Heroes’ will co-star Kiefer Sutherland as a single dad with an incredible son and Danny Glover as a childcare specialist.
CBS’ new action-thriller has a lot of buzz going for it, with stars James Caviezel and Michael Emerson, not to mention ‘Dark Knight’ writer Jonathan Nolan. But does the premiere deliver on the good guy/Big Brother premise?
Fans are not very happy with the drastic changes made to ‘Two And A Half Men’, but don’t tell CBS that – the premiere was the highest-rated scripted show in years. However NBC’s ‘The Playboy Club’ didn’t fare so well.
The final ‘Fringe’ season 4 trailer gives fans the best look yet at the Fringe team sans Peter – and we have a special message from Peter that sheds some light on his situation.
Starz’ US-centric entry to the ‘Torchwood’ universe ends tonight with ‘The Blood Line’. Does the finale deliver on the promises built-up in the epic series run? Read our review to find out.
Aaron Sorkin is returning to television after his Oscar-winning work on ‘The Social Network’. The writer’s new HBO series will focus on the contentious world of cable news.