| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:26 PM
They just can't kill off "The Killing." The twice-dead series is getting and fourth season thanks to Netflix.
Netflix announced Friday it has made a deal with Fox Television Studios to resurrect the crime drama again.
AMC cancelled the series after...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:41 AM
"House of Cards" will be returning for a second season on Feb. 14, Netflix announced Wednesday.
All 13 episodes of the series will be availble to stream starting on Valentine's Day, a Friday, ensuring that single people everywhere will have viable...
| May 3, 2014
Iran is a death penalty machine. More than 600 people were executed there last year, according to the United Nations, many of them in public hangings before crowds filled with children.
So far this year, there have been an estimated 188 executions. That...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Amazon has green lit two more pilots that will debut later this year on Amazon Instant Video as part of the streaming service's third pilot season.
Adam Brody and Chloë Sevigny headline the dramatic comedy "The Cosmopolitans,” while Ron Perlman,...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
If you missed the French series "The Returned" on Sundance Channel last year, or if it was just too opaque/mood-soaked/subtitled (i.e. French) for you, ABC now offers "Resurrection," a brighter if not bolder and certainly faster-paced (i.e. American)...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:03 PM
The Victorian-era detectives of "Ripper Street" have been granted a stay of execution, thanks to Amazon, which ordered a third season of the BBC series that had been canceled last year.
The online retail giant announced the new eight-episode season as...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Years of amateur and professional TV-watching and the impressive title attached to my byline notwithstanding, I have never believed that I would last a minute as a television programmer. I know what I like, and usually why I like it, but what will float...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:03 AM
"Bates Motel" The A&E prequel to Alfred Hitchcock's iconic "Psycho" sounded like such a bad idea, even in the hands of Carlton Cuse ("Lost") and Kerry Ehrin ("Friday Night Lights"). Who would want to watch the presumably Freudian-nightmarish young...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:00 AM
For those of us grown weary of the tortured white male detectives/criminals who occupy so much prime television real estate, "Those Who Kill," which premieres Monday on A&E, offers some small comfort. Not only is the tortured detective lead a woman, she's...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:48 PM
"The Killing" star Mireille Enos and husband Alan Ruck are having another baby.
The actors, 38 and 57, respectively, confirmed the news through their rep Wednesday via People.
"We are so excited and feel so unbelievably lucky to have this little...
| May 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The adventures of three visionaries at a mid-level Texas computer company as they attempt to get a piece of the personal computer action during the 1980s does not sound like the stuff of great television.
But then neither did the story of a Madison...