Michael Crider is a native-born Texan, as well as a movie and TV junkie. While his favorites tend to be science fiction and off-kilter comedies, he's not above a Law & Order rerun, either. Some of his all-time favorites include Firefly, Star Trek: Deep Space 9, Battlestar Galactica (2003), News Radio, Scrubs and Dead Like Me. When not writing for Screen Rant, Michael's a freelance graphic designer.
Articles by Michael Crider
HBO’s Emmy-nominated fantasy ‘Game of Thrones’ is gearing up for its second season with a trio of new players. Stannis Baratheon, Davos and Melisandre, all major characters from the George R. R. Martin novels.
Showtime’s latest ‘Dexter’ season six trailer shows the killer protagonist getting in touch with a higher power. The short video is an early indicator of the show’s renewed focus.
AMC premiered the first footage of ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 2 with the premiere of ‘Breaking Bad’ season 4. Watch Rick Grimes get his hands dirty, and bloody.
TNT’s critically acclaimed series ‘Men Of A Certain Age’ has come to an end after the network declined to renew it for a third season – right after star, Andre Braugher, received an Emmy nod earlier this week.
Encore is entering the original programming business with a pair of productions new to the US market. William Hurt takes the helm of ‘Moby Dick’ in August while Tom Hardy stars in ‘The Take’ this fall.
The ‘Dallas’ revival is a year away, but TNT is showing a minute-long preview of the new series. See J.R. and Bobby contend with the Ewing sons.
NBC’s continuation of 1993’s ‘The Firm’ is fleshing out its cast with 90s starlet Juliette Lewis and ‘The Killing’ regular Callum Keith Rennie – as well as a pair of directors for the first season.
TNT has ordered a first season for the continuation of 1980s staple ‘Dallas’. Larry Hagman, Patrick Duffy and Linda Gray will reprise their roles among a cast of new hearthrobs.
‘Game of Thrones’ has cast yet another pivotal role from its novel source material – with British theater actress, Gwendoline Christie, filling the enormous shoes of Brienne of Tarth.
ABC’s daytime staples have received a new lease on life, and will continue as online shows, thanks to new producer Prospect Park.
As USA continues to win the cable ratings game, it has one more feather to place in its proverbial hat. ‘Common Law’, a series about two cops going to couples counseling, will star Michael Ealy and Warren Kole.
NBC’s has fired Natalie Morales, Angel Laketa and Jo Koy from Chelsea Handler’s sitcom ‘Are You There Vodka, It’s Me Chelsea’ and the show is being retooled for its premiere.
The new ‘ThunderCats’ debut in less than a month, but a 9-minute demo reel has leaked beforehand. Check out new character designs and the new world of Thundara.
When ‘Fear Factor’ returns to NBC, it’ll bring original host Joe Rogan along for the newest version of the show, due later this year.