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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Preview – The Number One Reason To Watch “An Obol for Charon”

Last week’s episode of CBS All Access‘ Star Trek: Discovery was a character study into L’Rell (Mary Chieffo), Tyler (Shazad Latif), Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green), and her foster mother Amanda (Mia Kirshner). In addition to L’Rell’s fight to keep power, Tilly’s (Mary Wiseman) creepy fungus infection got out of control and we learned that Spock (Ethan Peck) […]


Conan O’Brien Marks TBS Return with Tom Hanks, New Format

The “Dean of Late-Night Comedy” Conan O’Brien is back–now in his 26th year in the after-hours and 9th season for TBS. Not “back” in the same old, same old way–but with a revitalized Conan that’s now a trim half-hour package–and he’s bringing in some serious “A List” heavy hitters for his return on Tuesday, January […]

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Jennifer Aniston, Tig Notaro Star in Netflix’s ‘First Ladies’ Female President Comedy

Netflix announced today that their upcoming comedy film First Ladies will star Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro as the married First Couple — with Aniston playing the USA’s first female president and Notaro as her FLOTUS. Early reports (including the official press release) have the film described as a political comedy — I mean, obviously, with two such […]

Amazon Doesn’t Love Dick, One Mississippi or Jean-Claude Van Johnson

With a move that many are seeing as Amazon continuing their purge of ousted president Roy Price‘s original-programming strategy, Amazon has announced that they’ve cancelled three original series:  I Love Dick, One Mississippi and Jean-Claude Van Johnson. Company founder Jeff Bezos mandated a move away from their current programming strategy and toward larger, broader series that can […]