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Major Crimes Boss: Final Season Features 'Extraordinary' Swan Song for Mary McDonnell and a 'Defiant' Closer

Major Crimes Boss: Final Season Features 'Extraordinary' Swan Song for Mary McDonnell and a 'Defiant' Closer
Sensing that the end was nigh, Major Crimes creator James Duff says, “I felt like I had to write a finale that would be worthy of the series, and of the cast.”

But he also packed into the TNT drama’s 13-episode farewell run (launching tonight at 9/8c) an extra something extra, building up to its closer on Jan. 16, 2018.

“I gave Mary [McDonnell] something extraordinary to play, because she wanted to do something special,” Duff reveals. “She has been one of my partners throughout this process, so we decided on something interesting and different for her to play.”

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Major Crimes Final Season Sneak Peek: Is Stroh Targeting Rusty and Brenda?

Major Crimes Final Season Sneak Peek: Is Stroh Targeting Rusty and Brenda?
As TNT’s Major Crimes kicks off its sixth and final season, it appears that the vile and indefatigable Phillip Stroh is back on the prowl — and that Rusty as well as former McD boss Brenda Leigh Johnson may wind up in his cross hairs.

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In the exclusive sneak peek above from the farewell run’s season opener (titled “Sanctuary City: Part 1” and airing Tuesday at 9/8c), Sharon (played by Mary McDonnell) lays out for Rusty (Graham Patrick Martin) a series of “accidental” deaths plus a suicide that, in total, suggest that
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Zoo Might Be Canceled, but Here's Why You Need to Binge It on Netflix Anyway

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My Netflix addiction has led me to any number of random TV shows, from pulpy teen histories and romantic comedies to Brazilian dystopian dramas and, of course, compelling true-crime documentaries. The joy of the streaming service's recommendation algorithm is that it'll throw up great stuff you'd never encounter otherwise. I wish I could tell you that this is how I found Zoo, but I'd be lying. I've been watching it on TV since season one. News broke this week that it's been canceled by CBS after a three-season run, which will come as no surprise to anyone who's watched it. How it got this far is beyond me, but I'm grateful. Zoo is the most gloriously bonkers TV show you will ever watch. And now that it is on Netflix, I'm here to tell you not to let this one pass you by. "Zoo is the most gloriously bonkers TV show you will ever watch.
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Zoo

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Network: CBS Episodes: 39 (hour)Seasons: ThreeTV show dates: June 30, 2015 -- September 21, 2017Series status: Cancelled Performers include: James Wolk, Kristen Connolly, Billy Burke, Nora Arnezeder and Nonso Anozie.TV show description:      This dramatic thriller series is based on the James Patterson novel of the same name. It revolves around a wave of violent animal attacks against humans that is sweeping the planet. Jackson Oz (James Wolk) is a young, renegade American zoologist who spends his days running safaris in the wilds of Africa. He begins noticing the strange behavior of the animals and works to figure out the reason for them. As the assaults become more cunning, coordinated and ferocious, he is thrust into the race to unlock the mystery of the pandemic before there's no place left for
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Zoo: Cancelled; No Season Four for Summer CBS TV Show

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It looks like the Zoo has been closed. CBS has decided to cancel their low-rated Zoo TV show after three summer seasons.A CBS drama thriller based on the James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge novel, Zoo, stars James Wolk as zoologist Jackson Oz. The cast also includes Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, Billy Burke, Alyssa Diaz, Josh Salatin, and Gracie Dzienny. After noticing animals behaving strangely during the African safaris he conducts, Oz and his team work to figure out the reason behind it. Meanwhile, the animals assaults become more cunning, coordinated, and ferocious.Read More…
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‘Zoo’ Canceled by CBS After 3 Seasons

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‘Zoo’ Canceled by CBS After 3 Seasons
CBS has canceled the scripted summer series “Zoo” after three seasons, TheWrap has learned. The series, based on the novel by James Patterson, stars James Wolk, Kristen Connolly and Billy Burke as members of a team investigating a wave of violent animal attacks against humans sweeping the planet. The series completed its third season last month. “Zoo” was a success for the network when it premiered in 2015, but viewership had declined slightly in Season 3, averaging 2.7 million viewers. Also Read: 'Salvation' Renewed for Season 2 at CBS The news of the cancellation comes after CBS renewed “Salvation,” its only other scripted summer program,
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Zoo Cancelled After Three Seasons

Zoo Cancelled After Three Seasons
The Zoo is closing its doors: CBS has cancelled the high-concept summer drama after three seasons, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Related2018 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble?

James Wolk starred as zoologist Jackson Oz, who headed up a team charged with investigating a mysterious surge in violent animal attacks on people across the globe. (Hey, we said it was “high-concept.”) Game of Thrones veteran Nonso Anozie co-starred as safari guide Abraham Kenyatta, with Revolution‘s Billy Burke as veterinary pathologist Dr. Mitch Morgan and House of CardsKristen Connolly playing journalist Jamie Campbell.
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9 Emerging Latino Artists Millennials Can’t Get Enough Of

With more than 233 million Instagram followers combined, these Latino entertainers are cementing their names in Hollywood.

As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Et is paying tribute to this special group of actors and singers, who are not only enriching the creative arts, but also paying it forward.

Related: 9 Inspiring Latino Designers Slaying the Fashion World

Cardi B

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The 24-year-old rapper -- whose real name is Belcalis Almanzar -- is currently dominating the music charts with her debut single, "Bodak Yellow," which recently reached number one on the Us Billboard Hot 100 chart. Born and raised in the Bronx, Cardi B's mother hails from Trinidad and her father is Dominican. In 2015, she joined the cast of VH1's Love & Hip Hop: New York for two seasons before leaving the reality show to focus on her music.

Now, Cardi B is slaying the hip hop and social media game (she has 10.7 million followers on Instagram) and is
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Major Crimes Creator on Cancellation: 'So Sorry' I Couldn't Prevent This

Major Crimes Creator on Cancellation: 'So Sorry' I Couldn't Prevent This
Major Crimes creator James Duff is busy directing the 13th episode of Season 6 aka what will now be the series finale, but he did find time to fire off a few thoughts on the announcement that this will be the TNT drama’s farewell season.

RelatedCable/Streaming Scorecard: What’s Renewed? What’s Cancelled?

“I do want you to know that it was not at all my idea, nor did I want to leave the show,” Duff shared on Facebook Tuesday afternoon, hours after TVLine first reported the news. “The actors, the writers, the producers and our talented crew would
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Major Crimes to End After Season 6

Major Crimes to End After Season 6
Cops, out.

TNT’s Major Crimes will end after its upcoming sixth season, TVLine has learned exclusively.

RelatedMajor Crimes Season 6: Billy Burke to Return as Phillip Stroh

What will now be the crime drama’s 13-episode farewell run kicks off on Tuesday, Oct. 31 at 9/8c, with the milestone Episode 100 landing on Dec. 19. The double-episode series finale will then air Jan. 16, 2018.

“The whole company of Major Crimes is dedicated to making [this] the best season yet,” says series creator James Duff. “We will finish our long run on TNT with a finale worthy of our loyal viewers and their years of unstinting support.
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Zoo: Season Three Ratings

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Despite a 30% drop in the ratings, CBS chose to renew its Zoo TV show for a third season, rather than cancel it. Can the network turn things around and regain some audience, or will this  summer TV series go the way of the Dodo? Will Zoo be cancelled or renewed for season four? Stay tuned. A CBS drama thriller based on the James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge novel, Zoo, stars James Wolk as zoologist Jackson Oz. The cast also includes Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, Billy Burke, Alyssa Diaz, Josh Salatin, and Gracie Dzienny. After noticing animals behaving strangely during the African safaris he conducts, Oz and his team work to figure out the reason behind it. Meanwhile, the animals assaults become more cunning, coordinated, and ferocious. Season three of Zoo opens in the year 2027. Thanks to the sterility issue,
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Zoo: Cancelled or Renewed for Season Four on CBS?

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Vulture Watch Will Jackson Oz and his team survive to fight another day? Has the Zoo TV show been cancelled or renewed for a fourth season on CBS? The television vulture is watching all the latest TV cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of Zoo season four. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?   What's This TV Show About? Airing on the CBS television network, Zoo stars James Wolk as zoologist Jackson Oz. The cast also includes Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, Billy Burke, Alyssa Diaz, Josh Salatin, and Gracie Dzienny. After noticing animals behaving strangely during the African safaris he conducts, Oz and his team work to figure out the reason behind it. Meanwhile, the animals assaults become more cunning, coordinated, and ferocious. Season three
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Zoo: Season Three Ratings

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Despite a 30% drop in the ratings, CBS chose to renew its Zoo TV show for a third season, rather than cancel it. Can the network turn things around and regain some audience, or will this  summer TV series go the way of the Dodo? Will Zoo be cancelled or renewed for season four? Stay tuned. A CBS drama thriller based on the James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge novel, Zoo, stars James Wolk as zoologist Jackson Oz. The cast also includes Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, Billy Burke, Alyssa Diaz, Josh Salatin, and Gracie Dzienny. After noticing animals behaving strangely during the African safaris he conducts, Oz and his team work to figure out the reason behind it. Meanwhile, the animals assaults become more cunning, coordinated, and ferocious. Season three of Zoo opens in the year 2027. Thanks to the sterility issue,
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Zoo: Cancelled or Renewed for Season Four on CBS?

Vulture Watch Will Jackson Oz and his team survive to fight another day? Has the Zoo TV show been cancelled or renewed for a fourth season on CBS? The television vulture is watching all the latest TV cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of Zoo season four. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?   What's This TV Show About? Airing on the CBS television network, Zoo stars James Wolk as zoologist Jackson Oz. The cast also includes Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, Billy Burke, Alyssa Diaz, Josh Salatin, and Gracie Dzienny. After noticing animals behaving strangely during the African safaris he conducts, Oz and his team work to figure out the reason behind it. Meanwhile, the animals assaults become more cunning, coordinated, and ferocious. Season three
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Ask Ausiello: Spoilers on The Flash, Grey's Anatomy, This Is Us, Scandal, Supernatural, Lucifer, Chi Fire and More

Ask Ausiello: Spoilers on The Flash, Grey's Anatomy, This Is Us, Scandal, Supernatural, Lucifer, Chi Fire and More
Got a scoop request? An anonymous tip you’re dying to share? Send any/all of the above to askausiello@tvline.com

Question: Since Episode 5 of The Flash is called “Girls Night Out,” is there a chance the girls will actually speak to each other? And might they do so at a party in anticipation of a certain wedding? —Tatiana

Ausiello: Thanks for your question, Tats. (Btw, nice work on that Orphan Black finale.) Here’s what Flash Ep Todd Helbing had to say about Ep 5: “It’s really fun. The girls [including a visiting Felicity Smoak] go and have a night out in Central City alone,
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Major Crimes Gets Season 6 Premiere Date at TNT: Watch New Trailer

Major Crimes Gets Season 6 Premiere Date at TNT: Watch New Trailer
Major Crimes will resume being committed in October, TNT announced Monday.

More specifically, Season 6 of the procedural will premiere Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 9/8c, running 13 episodes.

RelatedChris Pine, Wonder Woman Director Reteam for Black Dahlia TNT Series

The series left off in April with a bomb being detonated inside of the Major Crimes murder room, allowing show boss James Duff “to rebuild it a bit.

“It’s going to end up looking similar to what it was,” he told us, “but there will be new technology in place when we come back.”

As far as who is new for Season
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Nashville Recap: Hashtag Stressed

Need to catch up? Check out the previous Nashville recap here.

Are you there, Luke Wheeler? It’s me, a troubled Nashville enthusiast.

Before you say anything, yes. I was one of the people routinely calling you out as a ridiculous corporate whore who’d slap his name on anything for the right price. Yes, I often mocked you for talking about your “brand” and “Luke Wheeler Worldwide” (whatever that was) and all of that ridiculousness.

But now I see the terrible truth of it all: You above anyone else in Music City could’ve helped avert the crisis that
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Nashville Sneak Peek: Is the End of Rayna's Beloved Highway 65 at Hand?

Nashville Sneak Peek: Is the End of Rayna's Beloved Highway 65 at Hand?
It took Nashville‘s Rayna Jaymes years to build her dream record label, Highway 65… and, from the look of this exclusive sneak peek at Thursday’s episode (Cmt, 9/8c), just a few months (and some bad decisions) to drive it nearly all the way into the ground.

Maddie and Deacon are quite somber in the clip from “Farther On,” and though we’re not 100 percent sure what’s happened earlier in the episode, it’s clear that H65’s troubles have only gotten worse since last week. It sounds like that’s because of something Maddie did, which, Of Course.
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Zoo Sneak Peek: Can Jackson and the Part-Human Abendegos Make Nice?

Zoo Sneak Peek: Can Jackson and the Part-Human Abendegos Make Nice?
This week on CBS’ Zoo, there is something Jackson Oz needs from the part-human hybrid named Abendegos — but will he be able to get it?

RelatedBilly Burke Hails Zoo as ‘The Wackiest Show on Television’

In the above sneak peek from the episode “Oz Is Oz” (airing Thursday at 10/9c), Jackson (played by James Wolk) needs to procure some spinal fluid from the captured creature, and he is fully prepared to go mano-a-whatever to obtain it. Dariela meanwhile is ready to offer cover fire if things get out of hand. But will they? Press play above to see how Jackson’s mission plays out.
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Nashville Recap: You Can Go Home Again, But You Probably Shouldn't

Nashville Recap: You Can Go Home Again, But You Probably Shouldn't
Need to catch up? Check out the previous Nashville recap here.

If you’d have told me a year-and-a-half ago that I’d be asking for more Maddie in my Nashville, I’d have told you to go shove your head in a Tupperware full of pink macaroni. And yet, as this week’s Gunnar-centric episode unspools, I find myself constantly wondering, “Yes, but what is going on with the Maddie-Juliette beef?” So here we are.

The hour spends a bunch of time with Gunnar in his old hometown, revisiting his childhood, which was even sadder than we’d been led to believe.
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