NFL, This Is Us, Big Bang and Masked Singer Top Ratings for 2018-19 Season; Passage Is Highest-Rated Axed Show

RELATED STORIES Touchdown! NBC’s Sunday Night Football and Fox’s Thursday Night Football placed No. 1 and No. 2 for the 2018-19 TV season, with average ratings of 5.9 and 4.4 in the coveted 18-49 demo (including Live+7 DVR playback data). NBC’s This Is Us, CBS’ The Big Bang Theory and Fox’s The Masked Singer rounded out […]

TV’s One-Hit Wonders: The Passage, Selfie, The Kids Are Alright and 40+ More Shows That Left Too Soon

The month of May was a brutal one for TV fans, as more than a dozen series — both rookies and veterans alike — got a visit from the Grim Reaper. And though we mean no disrespect to shows like Life in Pieces and Speechless (which got the ax after multiple seasons), we’re still mourning the […]

Fox's The Passage: Keep or Cut?

By mid-May, the broadcast networks must make some tough calls as to which series will return for the 2018-19 TV season, and which… won’t. As that deadline draws near, TVLine is singling out a few “bubble” shows and sizing up their prospects — based in large part on creative strides (and stumbles) and future potential, but also with […]

The Passage Sneak Peek: Brad's Gift to Amy Contains a Sneaky Surprise

When is a treehouse not merely a treehouse? When it’s the product of a highly trained federal agent with a strong desire to escape a nefarious government project. In this exclusive sneak peek at Monday’s The Passage (Fox, 9/8c), Wolgast welcomes Amy to a treehouse of her very own, a place to escape the concerns of […]

The Passage Star Mark-Paul Gosselaar Tees Up Fox's Sci-Fi Novel Adaptation — Just Don't Call 'Em 'Vampires'

As a ravenous reader of The Passage novels, Mark-Paul Gosselaar wanted Fox’s adaptation to very closely mirror author Justin Cronin’s trilogy. But as the star of the TV series based on the books? Well, Gosselaar still wanted everything to happen just like it does on the page. “I’m like, ‘We need to stay true to […]

The Passage: Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Cast Tease Fox's New Vampire Drama

The Passage star Saniyya Sidney may be too young to have watched Saved By the Bell‘s original run, but that didn’t stop her from invoking one a Zack Morris “Time out!” when she and co-stars Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Zack himself!), Henry Ian Cusick and Jamie McShane stopped by TVLine’s Comic-Con interview suite Friday. “She does this all […]

Watch the Fox Fall 2018 Trailers: ‘The Passage,’ ‘Last Man Standing,’ ‘Rel’, and More

Fox may have gotten a lot of flak for cancelling beloved series like The Last Man on Earth and Brooklyn Nine-Nine (which thankfully got saved a day later by NBC), but the network will be making up for it with a slew of new — and one old — shows in its upcoming fall 2018 season. Following […]

It’s a teenage rite of passage to film dumb videos — but Youtube has made it into something more repulsive

Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for iHeartMedia Last week the blogger Kanghua Ren was arrested in Spain on charges of “crime against moral integrity” after posting a video of himself giving a homeless person a toothpaste-filled Oreo cookie to eat. This is just one example of an offensive ‘prank’ video that has been uploaded by an influential […]

Senate moves toward passage of $1.3 trillion government funding bill

Alex Wong/Getty Images A $ 1.3 trillion bill to fund the U.S. government through Sept. 30 advanced in the U.S. Senate early on Friday, setting up an imminent vote on passage before the measure would go to President Donald Trump for signing into law. By a vote of 67-30, the Senate approved a procedural motion […]

‘See if it fits’: Brief panic as SUV enters pedestrian passage in St. Petersburg (VIDEO)

Video footage has shown frightened pedestrians flee after an SUV casually entering an underground passage in St. Petersburg. However, the incident wasn’t terror-related: the driver claims he was only carrying out a bet. A CCTV video circulating online shows commuters going about their day in the underground pedestrian passage near St. Petersburg’s Moskovskaya metro station […]