DAVID BIANCULLI

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Associate Editor

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NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
 
 
 
2016
Apr
14
 
 

Jack Hodgins is no Matthew Crawley. Dr. Hodgins, played by T.J. Thyne on the Fox drama Bones, starts the second half of the show’s eleventh season in a wheelchair...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
13
 
 
The Last Panthers is what Americans used to call a foreign film, only now it should probably be called foreign TV. It’s a six-hour closed-end series about a French jewel robbery whose epicenter quickly shifts to the murky backstreets of Serbia...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
11
 
 
I will watch any show with Natalie Zea in it. Any time, any place, anywhere. TBS’s new sitcom The Detour, which premieres Monday at 9 p.m. ET, makes that resolve a little harder to maintain...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
11
 
 
Ken Burns agrees that we can’t remember Jackie Robinson enough. He just wants us to remember the real Jackie Robinson. So he’s taken the Robinson segment of his Emmy-winning 1994 “Baseball” series and expanded it into a four-hour documentary...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
10
 
 
So here are two fun zombie facts from Kim Dickens as AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead returns for its second season...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
10
 
 
Starz’s steamy new series The Girlfriend Experience works hard to rebrand the ancient tradition of men paying women for sex. And why not? Finding a genteel name for that practice is almost as time-honored a tradition as the practice itself...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
9
 
 
Caitriona Balfe gets to slip into some spectacular embroidered gowns in the new season of Starz’s Outlander. More impressive, that’s not how she steals the show.
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
8
 
 
When Caitriona Balfe signed up to play Claire Randall in Outlander three years ago, she was asked if, by the way, she was prepared to have her life changed...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
6
 
 
It’s almost as if the Vikings wanted to drive archeologists and historians nuts. Starting more than a thousand years ago, they sailed all over the known world and then found a few worlds that hadn’t been known, at least to Europeans...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2016
Apr
5
 
 

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Spoiler alert! If you haven’t seen the Season 6 finale of The Walking Dead, you may not want to read on.] This may sound unkind, but watching millions of impassioned Walking Dead fans plunge into a collective state of Stage 4 apoplexy has been as much fun as the show itself...

 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 

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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