This TV Season's Finales, Ranked! Which Twisty Finish Topped Our List?

Now that Supergirl has landed her finale, TVLine is here to rank the best closers for the TV season gone by. Limiting the field to almost exclusively broadcast-TV shows that premiered in-season and have not been cancelled (do you fancy that particular choice of words?) — and looking at it through the sweet, virginal eyes […]

The 12 worst TV series finales of all time, from ‘Seinfeld’ to ‘Girls’

HBO It’s difficult to wrap up a television series, especially shows that have been on for so long that a planned ending isn’t really possible anymore. A good final episode should bring back the themes of the entire show and its season, while tying things up (but not too tight). Often it goes terribly, and […]

Ratings: The Brave and Valor Flat With Finales, Supergirl Ticks Up

Even with time slot nemesis The Good Doctor in rerun mode, NBC’s The Brave only managed to hold steady with its Season 1 finale. RELATED2018 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble? The Brave on Monday night drew 3.9 million total viewers and a 0.7 rating, gaining 15 percent in […]

What’s on TV: ‘The Carmichael Show’ and ‘Orphan Black’ finales

This week we’re saying goodbye to several notable shows. BBC America’s Orphan Black tops the list with its series finale Saturday night, but we’ll also take a look at series enders for The Carmichael Show, Turn and Doubt. There are also season finales for shows including I’m Dying Up Here, World of Dance, Claws and […]

Ratings: Shades of Blue Hits 9-Week Highs; Once, NCIS: LA Up With Finales

NBC’s Shades of Blue this Sunday drew 4.7 million total viewers and a 0.9 demo rating, rising 15 percent and two tenths to mark 9-week highs. RELATEDChicago Fire, P.D. and Med Renewed Opening the Peacock’s night, Little Big Shots (7.2 mil/1.3) and bubble drama Chicago Justice (5.6 mil/1.1) each ticked up a tenth. RELATEDOnce Upon […]

TV Finales Calendar 2017: Your Guide to 90+ May/June Season Enders

When will Once Upon a Time conjure its Season 6 closer? When will the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s latest mission come to an end? When will Oliver Queen drive an Arrow through his very last island flashback? RELATEDMay Sweeps Scorecard: Deaths! Sex! Resurrections! Time Jumps and More! The end of the 2016-17 TV season is nigh-ish. The […]

Wednesday Ratings: Lethal Weapon, Star Rise With Freshman Finales

Fox’s already-renewed Lethal Weapon wrapped its freshman run on Wednesday night with 5.8 million total viewers and a 1.3 rating (per TVByTheNumbers), steady in audience while rising a tenth in the demo week-to-week. RELATEDLethal Weapon EP Talks Riggs’ Murder Revelation, Murtaugh as Lifeline Leading out of that, Star (4.1 mil/1.3) also ticked up with its […]