Four years ago, NBC‘s This Is Us premiered with a one-two punch of mind-blowing twists that set the tone for the series. Instead of making the show about gimmicky surprises for ratings’ sake, showrunner Dan Fogelman unravels a narrative that captures the ebbs and flows of real life. We can all relate to the Pearsons on […]
NBC‘s This Is Us has been taunting fans with teasers of a big announcement that drop on the Big Three’s birthday – August 31st. Today, show-runner Dan Fogelman gave fans a hint: “There’s a lot of secret new cast members who are going to be a big deal coming up.” Now that we know what the […]
If you want a sense of just how important This Is Us to both NBC‘s short-term and long-term programming future, look no further than the three-season renewal the network announced on Sunday, which will take the hit series through a sixth season. While the show’s future was never in any way in doubt from a […]
It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything concrete about plans for a 5th installment of the Indiana Jones franchise, but, there could be reason for that. As we last reported, production on the film had been pushed back from April of 2019 (which, obviously didn’t happen), and wasn’t going to make it’s loose release […]
NBC’s This Is Us’ bittersweet finale “Her” offered some relief while hinting at the painful challenges the Pearsons will face in the future. Make-ups, break-ups, and shake-ups usher us into next season while still leaving us wanting more. We have so many questions, concerns, and a few theories as we bid farewell to a rocky […]
I knew NBC‘s This Is Us’ season finale was approaching, but I didn’t realize “R & B” would be the penultimate episode. So much is left up in the air. This installment focuses on Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and Beth’s (Susan Kelechi Watson) relationship. We watch their love affair unfold and realize how difficult it […]
This week’s episode of NBC‘s This Is Us left viewers reeling with an intense cliffhanger. The writers have given us too much to worry about. Baby Jack, Kate (Chrissy Metz) and Toby (Chris Sullivan) are going through one of life’s most difficult trials. Meanwhile, Beth (Susan Kelechi Watson) and Randall’s (Sterling K. Brown) relationship is crumbling. […]
I still can’t breathe after the latest episode of NBC‘s This Is Us! Hot damn – it was so intense. Kate (Chrissy Metz) and her baby’s lives are on the line. Updates are scarce, but the family beef is plenty. Pearsons start airing all kinds of dirty laundry. “The Waiting Room” is the worst place […]
Once again, NBC‘s This Is Us brought the feels in an episode celebrating milestone achievements and facing life’s greatest challenges. The week’s episode “The Graduates” takes viewers on a bumpy emotional roller coaster. Heartbreaking flashbacks and a breathtaking cliffhanger move us to tears, while Kevin (Justin Hartley) and Randall’s (Sterling K. Brown) actions make us want […]
NBC‘s This Is Us took a departure from The Big Three to shed light on Beth’s (Susan Kelechi Watson) past. Now that we know Randall (Sterling K. Brown) supports her dream to teach dance, the focus shifts back onto the Pearsons. When we left Kevin (Justin Hartley), he was in a dark place. Rebecca (Mandy […]
NBC‘s This Is Us takes a break from “The Big Three” and reveals how Beth (Susan Kelechi Watson) became the smart, strong and sensational woman we’ve come to love and respect. Watson truly shines throughout this emotional and illuminating hour. She effortlessly exudes Beth’s vulnerabilities and convictions as she reflects on her past and looks […]
One thing you can count on with NBC‘s This Is Us: Jack Pearson (Milo Ventimiglia) is wonderful even when he’s in a bad place. As the Big Three get to know their Uncle Nicky (Griffin Dunne), in “Songbird Road: Part Two” we see how Jack’s last visit with him takes a toll. In the past […]
The Pearsons’ past takes a backseat in “Our Little Island Girl.” Tonight’s This Is Us introduces us to Beth’s (Susan Kelechi Watson) family and provides insight on her upbringing. At the end of last week’s intense episode, Beth ran out the door to visit her ailing mom, Carol (Phylicia Rashad). NBC cryptically teased, “Beth’s trip home to […]
Talk about dream casting! Just when you think NBC‘s monster hit series This Is Us can’t get any better, they cast one of television’s most beloved moms to play Beth’s (Susan Kelechi Watson) mother Carol. Reported exclusively by the fine folks at Entertainment Weekly, The Cosby Show‘s matriarch Mrs. Clair Huxtable herself – Phylicia Rashad – will appear […]
The Neighbours decide to give Bay his shot at acting.
Also featuring Kathy Najimy and Miriam Margolyes and all that good stuff.
He has an ulterior motive.
Universal are talking to some unexpected writers - but not Ellis, and he's not happy about it.
The latest pitch by superb screenwriter Dan Fogelman has just been sold to Warner Bros. for a seven figure sum. The film, which has yet to even have its screenplay completed, will tell the story of a disgraced politician, down on his uppers and headed home to try and sort his life out. It sounds […]
The next film from Bad Santa scribes and I Love You Phillip Morris directors John Requa and Glenn Ficarra will be Crazy, Stupid Love, a ‘dating divorcee’ comedy with a sharper-than-the-average streak. This time round, Requa and Ficarra didn’t write, but inherited a very strong script by Dan Fogelman. Fogelman’s writing strikes me as being […]