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What's New on Hulu in April: 'CSI,' 'Sons of Anarchy' Final Season, 'Deadbeat' Season 2

28 March 2015 1:33 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

CSI fans or those who want to catch up on the long-running CBS procedural online should make sure they have their Hulu Plus subscriptions up and running by April 7. That's when all 14 seasons will be available on the streaming service, via CSI's first subscription video-on-demand deal. CSI is just one of the noteworthy TV additions to Hulu next month, including the final season of Sons of Anarchy (streaming April 25) and recent seasons of Hot in Cleveland (April 8) and Top Gear special, "The Perfect Road Trip" (April 8). Read More Netflix New Releases Coming

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- Hilary Lewis

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9 Reasons Why the 'X-Files' Revival Matters

27 March 2015 5:00 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Admit it, millennials: When the news broke Tuesday that FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully would be returning to the Fox network for a six-episode reboot of "The X-Files," many of you said, "Who are Mulder and Scully?" After all, the show has been off the air for 13 years. Since then, Gillian Anderson (Scully) moved to England and did period dramas, while David Duchovny (Mulder) became that creepy old lech on Showtime's "Californication," and "X-Files" creator Chris Carter went Mia and was apparently abducted by aliens.

Still, even if "The X-Files," its stars, and its creator haven't been pinging the cultural radar much in recent years, the return of the show with its original cast and showrunner on board is a huge deal. Much of what we now take for granted in pop culture -- especially on TV and online -- owes a tremendous debt to the 1993-2002 sci-fi drama series. »

- Gary Susman

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Get Hard – The Review

26 March 2015 9:30 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

It’s team-up time for twin titans of comedy once again . Actually one of the stars of this new film was attempting this just a couple of months ago. The in-danger-of-over-saturation star Kevin Hart made an attempt to broaden his fan base by joining up with another rising comic star, Josh Gad, In the modest hit (couldn’t have cost that much) The Wedding Ringer. Well it certainly worked for Kevin’s comic predecessors Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, and Chris Tucker. But this time out he’s truly going for it, making a run for the comedy big leagues, by teaming with an established superstar of laugh-filled flicks, Will Ferrell (sure he’s had some duds, but when he scores, he scores big). And this new film takes some hot-button current topics, and gives them a spin that may remind you of certain Pryor and Murphy classics. So, let’s »

- Jim Batts

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Save One Show 2015: Vote in the Top 10 Now!

25 March 2015 12:00 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

We're sending out a small-screen Sos! Put on your voting shoes 'cause we're getting right down to business. The five shows eliminated in the first round of our annual Save One Show campaign? Community, Cristela, CSI, The Following, and Looking, which was canceled just one day after voting ended. (Fortunately, HBO is giving us a special to wrap things up/properly mourn.) But still: the power of Save One Show is real, y'all!  But you still have the chance to rescue one of the 10 remaining shows from cancellation.  The contenders are Agent Carter, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Constantine, Forever, Hart of Dixie, Hawaii Five-0, The Mindy Project, Nashville, Revenge and »

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Save One Show 2015 Officially Begins: Vote in Round 1 Now!

23 March 2015 10:11 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Are you ready to get your hero on?  We asked, you nominated, and now Save One Show 2015, our annual campaign to rescue a TV series from cancellation, can officially begin! The 15 shows in the running? Agent Carter, Agents of S.H.I.E. L.D., Community, Constantine, Cristela, CSI, The Following, Forever, Hart of Dixie, Hawaii Five-0, Looking, The Mindy Project, Nashville, Revenge and Stalker. So much small screen goodness, right?  But only 10 can move on in our competition. This round of voting closes on Tuesday, March 24 at 5 p.m. Pt, with round two kicking off on Wednesday morning. Hey, it's hard work savin' a show! Make sure to spread the word to your fellow fans on »

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Bella Thorne to Headline ABC Family Drama Project from Little Liars Boss

19 March 2015 5:18 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Former Disney Channel starlet Bella Thorne is Famous in Love — as the star of a potential ABC Family drama from Pretty Little Liars showrunner Marlene King, our sister site Deadline reports.

RelatedPilot Season ’15: Scoop on This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows, Who’s In Them

Based on Rebecca Serle’s novel of the same name — of which Thorne reportedly is a superfan — Famous in Love follows a girl who is plucked from obscurity to star in the film-franchise adaptation of a popular book (so meta!), and then finds herself in love triangles both on and off screen.

The project, »

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WonderCon 2015 Schedule Announced

19 March 2015 3:59 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Comic-Con International announced the full three-day schedule for WonderCon 2015, which will take place from Friday, April 3 to Sunday, April 5 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can clickHere to check out the entire convention schedule, but we have pulled out all of the movie, TV, Blu-ray and DVD related panel presentations below. Take a look at what WonderCon 2015 has to offer!

Friday, April 3

12:00pm - 1:00pm - Going Back to The Future

Filmmakers Jason Aron, Louis Krubich, and Lee Leshen discuss their film Back in Time, a feature-length documentary that shows the cultural impact of the Back to The Future franchise-just in time to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the initial film. Room 207

12:30pm - 1:30pm - Batman

Last year marked the 75th anniversary of the Batman. Now let's take a look into what the future may have to offer for the iconic »

- MovieWeb

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Ratings: Fox’s ‘Empire’ Caps First Season With More Than 17 Million Viewers

19 March 2015 8:11 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Update: In time zone-adjusted national estimates, “Empire” averaged a 6.5 rating in 18-49 and 16.7 million viewers overall from 8 to 10 p.m., including a 6.9 rating and 17.6 million in its regular 9 o’clock hour (which will count in season averages).

The 6.9 rating, just a tick below last week’s “The Walking Dead” on AMC, is the highest for any regularly scheduled broadcast drama since “CSI” on CBS in October 2008 (7.2).

 

Fox drama “Empire” capped its stunning first-year ratings performance Wednesday night with viewership gains for a tenth straight week and a demo delivery not seen by any broadcast series in nearly six years.

Nielsen estimates that the two-hour finale of “Empire” averaged a 6.4 rating/20 share in adults 18-49 and 16.5 million viewers overall — up about 10% in both categories from last week’s hourlong episode (5.8/17 and 14.92 million); these numbers are expected to rise in the nationals. It opened at 8 p.m. where it left off last »

- Rick Kissell

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CSI: Cyber Screencap Recap: Computers Most Certainly Will Kill You

12 March 2015 9:02 AM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

This week’s episode of CSI: Cyber is called “Cmnd:\Crash”, which is — just guessing here — hacker-speak for “Command: Crash.” Looks like this week, the Cyber gang is gonna take on some guy commanding things to crash. The episode opens with some backstory. Avery Ryan explains how back when she was a psychologist, she got hacked. One of her patients ended up dead because of the hacking. It sounds very sad. Hacking seems bad. Hackers are everywhere, Ryan tells us, “just a keystroke away.” Don’t believe her? Maybe this graphic will convince you. Still not convinced? How about now? Maybe laying it on a little thick there, CSI. Our mystery of the week begins at a theme park in Richmond, Virginia, where a hacker has decided to kill people by hacking a roller coaster with his cell phone. (Reminder: It can happen to you …) It’s time to rally »

- Brian Feldman

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Weekly Ratings: ‘Voice’ Still Resonating for NBC; Fox News Leads All Cable Nets

11 March 2015 5:54 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Despite a lackluster performance by its first-year programs, NBC appears to be a lock to finish the season on top in the key young-adults demo for a second straight year — and “The Voice” is the biggest reason why.

The music competition series has shown that it still has a lot left in the tank, dominating its four hours last week and helping the net edge out Fox in a frame when its monster hit “Empire” notched yet another high, as well as an improved ABC.

Another network that overcame a heavyweight program on the competition was Fox News Channel, which was the week’s most-watched cable network in primetime even though AMC’s “The Walking Dead” (and its 14.53 million viewers) was about four times more popular than any other cable program, according to Nielsen “live plus same-day” estimates.

Fnc, with 1.93 million viewers, drew about 200,000 more than AMC, TBS, USA and Disney Channel, »

- Rick Kissell

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Best of Late Night TV: 'American Idol' Judges Get Overheated, Keith Olbermann Talks Suspension (Video)

11 March 2015 12:29 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night.

"American Idol" judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr. were on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Tuesday night and Jimmy had them try the new Peeps milk. It just looks ... like an acquired taste. Jimmy said it tastes like the milk at the bottom of the cereal bowl without having to eat the cereal. Harry sent it through to Hollywood. The trio talked to Jimmy about their different genres of music and the first concerts they ever went to.

Jimmy also asked the judges a series of questions on the theme of "Who is Most Likely To..." Stay for the end of that video. Harry says JLo gets cold at the "Idol" judges' table, »

- Gina Carbone

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"The Simpsons: Sky Police"

8 March 2015 6:36 PM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek footage and images from the next episode of "The Simpsons", titled "Sky Police", airing March 8, 2015 on Fox:

"...police 'Chief Wiggum' is mistakenly delivered a military jet pack, which he gleefully accepts and uses in order to fight crime.

"But when the jet pack crashes into the church, the congregation, led by 'Marge' must resort to gambling and counting cards in order to collect money to repair the damage done..."

Voice cast includes Dan Castellaneta as 'Homer Simpson', Julie Kavner as 'Marge Simpson', Nancy Cartwright as 'Bart Simpson' and 'Nelson', Yeardley Smith as 'Lisa Simpson', Hank Azaria as 'Moe', Harry Shearer as 'Skinner', Tress MacNeille as 'Dolph' and Pamela Hayden as 'Milhouse'.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Simpsons: Sky Police"...

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- Michael Stevens

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Wednesday Ratings: Fox’s ‘Empire’ Delivers Eighth Straight Week of Growth

5 March 2015 8:39 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Another week, another record high for Fox phenom “Empire,” which continued to show no signs of slowing down Wednesday, two weeks from its first-season finale. Also of note in last night’s ratings race was a good performance by ABC’s comedy block and a solid but unspectacular start for the latest CBS crime drama spinoff, “CSI: Cyber.”

According to preliminary national estimates from Nielsen, “Empire” averaged a 5.7 rating/16 share in adults 18-49 — the best same-night score for a regularly scheduled broadcast drama since “Grey’s Anatomy” in October 2009 — and 14.2 million viewers overall. It was up 6% in the demo and 2% in total viewers from last week

“Empire” has now grown seven consecutive weeks in total viewership since its Jan. 7 premiere: 9.90 million (Jan. 7), 10.32 million (Jan. 14), 11.07 million (Jan. 21), 11.35 million (Jan. 28), 11.47 million (Feb. 4), 11.96 million (Feb. 18), 13.02 million (Feb. 18), 13.90 million and now a preliminary 14.2 million.

And in adults 18-49, it’s been up seven times »

- Rick Kissell

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CSI: Cyber

4 March 2015 10:04 PM, PST | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Network: CBS

Episodes: Ongoing (hour)

Seasons: Ongoing

TV show dates: March 4, 2015 -- Tbd

Series status: Has not been cancelled

Performers include: Patricia Arquette, James Van Der Beek, Hayley Kiyoko, Charley Koontz, Shad Moss, and Peter MacNicol.

TV show description:

Another TV series in the CSI franchise, this crime drama is inspired by the advanced technological work of real-life Cyber Psychologist Mary Aiken.

Special Agent Avery Ryan (Patricia Arquette) heads the Cyber Crime Division of the FBI at Quantico, Virginia. It's a unit at the forefront of solving illegal activities that start in the mind, live online, and play out in the real world. She knows firsthand how today's technology allows people to hide in the shadows of the Internet and commit serious crimes of global proportion.

Avery's second-in-command »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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Looking, Ep. 2.07: “Looking for a Plot” is a showcase for Lauren Weedman

2 March 2015 1:38 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Looking, Season 2, Episode 7: “Looking for a Plot”

Directed by Andrew Haigh

Written by Jhoni Marchinko

Airs Sundays at 10 Pm on HBO

At this point, how are Patrick Murray’s friends not completely fed up with him? After he drunkenly insults everyone in his life at his own terrible party, he tags along to Doris’s father’s funeral in Modesto and makes the weekend all about him. He mawkishly sobs at the service, continually tries to one up Doris in the “I had an unhappy childhood” department, and ends up totaling Dom’s car and sending all three of them to the hospital. Doris, bless her heart, is nothing but kind and patient in response to Patrick’s appalling behavior. Dom mostly ignores him, instead focusing his energy on trying be there for Doris while dealing with his ambivalence towards Modesto and his own father. Patrick goes through the »

- Bryan Rucker

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Ratings: Fox’s ‘Last Man on Earth’ Stands Out with Solid Sunday Start

2 March 2015 9:07 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

On a busy Sunday that marked the beginning of the networks’ spring lineup rollouts, Fox had the best news as its hourlong premiere of comedy “Last Man on Earth” stood as the night’s top-rated broadcast in young adults. ABC did decently with its two-hour launch of “Secrets and Lies,” but it was a sluggish start for CBS’ “Battle Creek.

It’s been a mostly tough year for new comedies, but Fox’s “Last Man on Earth” impressed on Sunday (2.3 rating/6 share in adults 18-49, 5.7 million viewers overall), building by 28% in the demo from its “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” lead-in (1.8/5 in 18-49, 3.6 million viewers overall) and putting Fox ahead of its rivals on the night.

The post-apocalyptic comedy starring Will Forte edged out ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” as the night’s top Big Four series in 18-49, 18-34 (1.8/6) and all key male demos. And viewers liked what they saw, as the 9:30 p. »

- Rick Kissell

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Ratings: Last Man Leads Night, Once Returns Up, CBS Dramas Slip

2 March 2015 8:48 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

The Last Man on Earth was not entirely alone after all.

Fox’s freshman drama averaged 5.7 million total viewers and a 2.3 rating across its double-episode debut, topping the night in the demo and standing as the No. 1 comedy launch of the TV season with Men 18-49.

TVLine readers gave Last Man an average grade of “B.”

RelatedLast Man on Earth: Will Forte Weighs In on That Cameo You Might’ve Missed

Opening Fox’s night, Bob’s Burgers (3 mil/1.4), The Simpsons (4 mil/1.8) and Brooklyn Nine-Nine (3.6 mil/1.8) all saw significant spikes versus their last fresh outings opposite the SNL special.

Elsewhere… »

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Minority Report Television Sequel Series Finalizes Main Cast

1 March 2015 4:10 PM, PST | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Back in January, we reported that Fox had given a pilot order to their small-screen Minority Report sequel and over the past week, with production expected to begin soon, Fox has finalized its main cast for the upcoming sci-fi series.  Stark Sands (Inside Llewyn Davis) and Meagan Good (Think Like A Man) have landed the lead roles with Sands playing the dual roles of Dash and Arthur, the two male Precogs, and Good playing Lara Vega, a detective haunted by her past, who will work with Dash to help him find a purpose for his gift.  Laura Regan (Mad Men), Li Jun Li (Damages), and Daniel London (Minority Report) round out the rest of the cast with Regan playing Agatha, the Precog played by Samantha Morton in the original film, Li will play a CSI technician named Akeela, and London will reprise his role as Wally the Caretaker from the original 2002 film. »

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Madam Secretary's Téa Leoni, EPs Talk Elizabeth's First Scandal, Henry's Spy Game, Staff Bonding and More

28 February 2015 3:37 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Madam Secretary‘s Elizabeth McCord is always one cool politico, no matter what tricky feat of international diplomacy is demanded of her. But those behind the scenes of CBS’ Sunday-night drama admit that its Season 2 pickup last month provided a welcome respite from the nerve-racking renwal waiting game.

“It was a big relief to get it early,” executive producer Lori McCreary says with a laugh.

“Huge,” chimes in fellow Ep Barbara Hall.

Video | CBS Sneak Peek: Madam Secretary Under Fire and More

And now that the pressure is off the series’ team, they can focus on how it’s about »

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Pilot Scoop: JoAnna Garcia Swisher Joins Tommy Johnagin's CBS Comedy

27 February 2015 2:30 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

After dramatic turns as a mermaid and an astronaut’s wife, JoAnna Garcia Swisher‘s new gig will bring her back to her comedic roots.

The Reba alum has joined a CBS multi-cam comedy pilot written by and starring comedian Tommy Johnagin, TVLine has learned.

Related Pilot Season ’15: Your Guide to This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows, Who’s In Them

Swisher will play Michelle, a successful pediatrician married to Johnagin’s character, Tommy. The pair have a daughter named Ashley.

The potential series, about a standup comic raising a family in the Midwest, will be co-written by Justin Halpern »

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