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2015
Aug
20
 
 

Do the names Big Edie and Little Edie, or Nanook of the North, ring a bell? If they do, then have I got a TV miniseries for you. It’s a spoof of classic documentaries, and it’s delightful…

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Aug
18
 
 
First impressions are everything. And while TVWW seldom presents network promos, the brand new one introducing Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart’s successor on The Daily Show hits the absolutely perfect tone...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Aug
16
 
 

On Sunday, HBO presents the latest drama from The Wire creator David Simon. Not surprisingly, it’s complex, thought-provoking, meaningful – and very entertaining…

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Aug
6
 
 

Like almost everyone else on the TV beat, I come here today to praise Jon Stewart, not to bury him. And I look back, with particular fondness, on one particular joke he said to me alone…

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
26
 
 

As I hope you realize by now, TVWW has been down all week, following a server crash and other technical nightmares. But we’re thrilled to report that, like the mythical Phoenix, or a baking loaf of bread, or the focus of a successful porn-film fluffer, we have risen…

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
23
 
 
Tonight’s new episodes both feature repeat daters. David (Will Mellor), the lorry driver who had an awkward date with Mia in the opening episode, ends up dating again – an impromptu birthday date with Ellie (Montanna Thompson, pictured), who’s a lot younger than his just-turned-34. The next half hour features Erica (Gemma Chan, from Humans), who, last time we saw her, was dating a lesbian. This time, she’s dating a Callum (Greg McHugh).
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
16
 
 

Contenders for this year’s Emmy Awards were announced Thursday, with some nice nominations, but also with a few snubs that can be summed up in a single word: AAAAAARGH!...

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
16
 
 

In Rescue Me, Denis Leary was great at playing a flawed, flustered yet innately likable guy. In his new FX series, Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, he does it again – this time with music…

 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
16
 
 
Stephen Colbert is orbiting the desk of CBS’s Late Show, but isn’t scheduled to touch down until September. Meanwhile, every so often, he surfaces with a bit of video to remind us that he’s out there, and still very, very funny...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2015
Jul
10
 
 
Parts 5 and 6. This spoof miniseries concludes tonight, with one more last wrap-up soliloquy by bloated author and filmmaker Eric Jonrosh (Will Ferrell), and with the end of the story of  Fifties jazz musician turned amateur detective Rock Banyon (Michael K. Williams).