DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

ALEX STRACHAN

MIKE HUGHES

KIM AKASS

MONIQUE NAZARETH

ROGER CATLIN

GARY EDGERTON

TOM BRINKMOELLER

GERALD JORDAN

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2016
Aug
3
 
 

The new NBC sitcom The Good Place just might be the most optimistic television show ever...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Aug
3
 
 
Don’t be fooled by all the testosterone that flows through Starz’s raw-edged drama Power...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Aug
2
 
 
Before “The Boys of '36” came along, some folks might have thought the only feel-good story for Americans in the 1936 Olympics was Jesse Owens...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Aug
2
 
 
You might want to hold off on those obituaries for broadcast television networks, the chairman of NBC entertainment programming told television writers in Beverly Hills Tuesday...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Aug
2
 
 
Television is making some strides toward looking like its viewership, but a panel of industry professionals told television writers Monday that it’s still a lot easier to get into the game if you’re a white guy...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Aug
1
 
 
BEVERLY HILLS -- No, really, says Michelle Dockery, there is kinship between Lady Mary Crawley, whom she played on Downton Abbey, and Letty Raines, whom she plays on TNT’s upcoming Good Behavior...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jul
31
 
 
National Geographic’s upcoming series Mars may only show a fake landing on the Red Planet, but make no mistake, say its creators: A real-life landing is coming soon...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jul
31
 
 
Michael Kenneth Williams didn’t have to research Rikers Island before he took the role of Rikers inmate Freddy in HBO’s tense hit drama The Night Of...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jul
31
 
 
In the first episode of HBO’s new comedy Divorce, Sarah Jessica Parker’s Frances tells her best girlfriend how good the sex has been with her illicit boyfriend...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Jul
30
 
 
HBO has a message for fans of Game of Thrones, Curb Your Enthusiasm, True Detective and Deadwood. Be patient...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

David Hinckley

David Hinckley first grasped the power of television when, at the age of 8, he bullied his parents into buying a basset hound like Cleo on The People’s Choice. He named her Cleo. Somewhat more recently, he worked for 35 years at The New York Daily News, the last seven covering television.

 
 
 
 

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