Game of Thrones: Revisiting Brienne’s Moment of Joy — and Jaime’s Role in It

What a knight to remember. In Sunday’s Game of Thrones, Brienne officially became a knight, courtesy of her former foe/traveling partner/kindred spirit Jaime Lannister. (For the full episode recap, go here.) “But wait a minute,” you might ask, “wasn’t Brienne already a knight?” The answer: Not technically. As she pointed out during a pre-battle hangout in […]

Veronica Mars: Mary McDonnell Joins Hulu Revival in Mystery Role

It looks like someone in Neptune is about to get his/her head shrunk, courtesy of one Mary McDonnell. Related TVLine has learned exclusively that the Battlestar Gallactica and Major Crimes vet is set to guest star in Hulu’s forthcoming Veronica Mars revival as Jane, a warm-hearted therapist. A Hulu rep confirmed McDonnell’s casting, but declined […]

Star Trek: Discovery's Ethan Peck on Landing the Role of Spock — and That 'Controversial' Hair and Beard

The long wait is almost over, Star Trek: Discovery fans. After a half-season of hints and teases, we finally get our first look at a young Spock in Thursday’s episode (CBS All Access, 8:30/7:30c), with Ethan Peck stepping into the iconic role played by Leonard Nimoy on the original Trek TV series. Peck — a […]

New York Undercover: Malik Yoba to Reprise Starring Role in ABC Revival

One key member of the Fourth Precinct will be back on the beat in ABC’s New York Undercover revival: Original cast member Malik Yoba is returning to reprise his starring role, according to our sister site Deadline. Yoba will once again play J.C. Williams in the revival. But while J.C. was a young undercover detective […]

Nancy Drew: Kennedy McMann to Play Title Role in The CW's Pilot

A-ha! The CW has broken out its magnifying glass and found an actress to star in its Nancy Drew series. Newcomer Kennedy McMann will play the iconic title role, according to our sister site Deadline. “Set in the summer after her high school graduation, 18-year-old Nancy Drew thought she’d be leaving her hometown for college,” […]

Grantchester season 4 spoilers: ‘Make him the lead’ Fans delighted by Leonard's new role

Grantchester season four is back on ITV and fans have been thoroughly enjoying the new series. Last week saw Grantchester residents finally say goodbye to their beloved vicar Sidney Chambers (James Norton). He left the show last week, and it was a sad moment with fans were begging for him to return. However, this week […]

Brexit The Uncivil War: Viewers SWITCH OFF as Benedict Cumberbatch takes lead role

Channel 4 aired a two hour comedy drama yesterday evening which looked into the Vote Leave campaign for Brexit.  Created by James Graham, the instalment provided a behind the scenes exploration of the 2016 referendum on whether or not the UK should leave the European Union.  However, by the first ad break, those watching at home […]

‘They knew I was a bit unhappy’: ‘The Walking Dead’ star says he was frustrated and bored with his role on the show

Gene Page/AMC Warning: There are major spoilers ahead for “The Walking Dead” season nine, episode eight, “Evolution.” Tom Payne said he missed the call from AMC’s “The Walking Dead” showrunner Angela Kang when she was about to tell him his character, Jesus, was getting killed off the show.See the rest of the story at Business […]

A group with a major role in World War I has gone overlooked on the 100th anniversary of the war’s end

Ludovic Marin/Pool Photo via AP PARIS (AP) — Buried in French President Emmanuel Macron’s speech on the sacrifice of “young men” in World War I Sunday was a reference to the “three million widows” the fallen soldiers left behind. The role women played in the war was only mentioned in passing as dozens of world […]

A top Sinaloa cartel leader has plead guilty in Chicago, and he could play a big role in ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s trial

REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar CHICAGO (AP) — A former top lieutenant to Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman and likely witness at the Mexican drug lord’s New York trial has pleaded guilty to trafficking conspiracy in Chicago, saying in a plea agreement unsealed Friday that he will cooperate with prosecutors in hopes of a reduced sentence and protection from […]