Council of Dads: Grade the Premiere

RELATED STORIES NBC convened its Council of Dads this Tuesday night, with a sneak preview airing more than a month ahead of its Thursdays-at-8/7c premiere. Will you (remember to) follow the family drama to its regular home? Inspired by Bruce Feiler’s book of the same name, Council of Dads‘ verrrrry table-setty pilot opens up in […]

Westworld Season 3 Premiere Recap: Hard Reboot

You can take the girl outta Westworld, but you can’t take the murderous rage caused by being a plaything for entitled douchebags at Westworld outta the girl. That’s the main takeaway from Westworld‘s Season 3 opener, which finds Dolores wreaking havoc all over the globe in an attempt to get revenge for her previous life […]

Better Things Season 4 Premiere Recap: Driving Through ‘Steady Rain’

RELATED STORIES Pamela Adlon’s critically acclaimed FX series, Better Things, is back for its fourth season once again showcasing the fluidity of familial relationships. Themes from last season carry over — from Sam’s struggle to raise three daughters as a single mom, to her mother Phyl’s declining health — but as usual, it’s about riding […]

Empire Kills Off [Spoiler] in Last Midseason Premiere Ever

The following recap contains spoilers from this week’s Empire — proceed at your own peril. White Tracy has a new alias: Dead as a Doornail Tracy. Lucious’ dumpster fire of a baby momma’s harebrained gambit to whack Cookie backfired big time in Empire‘s midseason premiere, the first of the Fox drama’s 10 final episodes. As […]

Drag Race Premiere Recap: Season 12’s First Challenge Ends With a Major Twist

Seven new queens entered the workroom on Friday’s Drag Race premiere, which also blessed us with a television moment we never knew we needed: Nicki Minaj rapping about Carson Kressley. I know some fans aren’t thrilled about it, but I actually prefer the premiere being presented into two parts. Among other things, it gave us […]

Better Call Saul Season 5 Premiere Recap: Do You Believe in Magic?

RELATED STORIES Jimmy McGill has conjured up a whole new persona as Better Call Saul kicks off its penultimate season — but did he make the old Jimmy disappear? Sunday’s Season 5 premiere begins, as usual, by checking in with “Gene” at that Cinnabon in Omaha. Still recovering from his panic attack, a rattled Gene […]

Good Girls Season 3 Premiere Recap: Mo’ Counterfeit Money, Mo’ Problems

RELATED STORIES Warning: The following contains spoilers about Good Girls’ Season 3 premiere. Good Girls‘ Beth may soon learn that attempting to kill a crime boss doesn’t come without consequences. As you’ll recall, Beth shot Rio in order to save Agent Turner’s life, and while it looked like the deed might save her from prison, […]

High Fidelity Series Premiere Recap: Heartbreaks, Hook-Ups and Top 5 Lists

RELATED STORIES Can a TV series adaptation of a film based on a book reignite the same sparks as its source material? With a lead as strong as Zoë Kravitz, the answer would seem to be yes. Hulu’s High Fidelity series released on Friday (all 10 episodes) and it’s the perfect counter-programming for a month […]

TVLine Items: Killing Eve Premiere Date, Masters of the Universe Cast and More

BBC America has officially set a date with Villanelle and Eve for Sunday, April 26, when Season 3 of the critically-acclaimed Killing Eve premieres, it was announced via the above teaser. New cast additions for the upcoming season include Gemma Whelan (Game of Thrones’ Yara Greyjoy), Pedja Bjelac (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire), Camille […]

Survivor: Winners at War Premiere Recap: The $2 Million Battle Begins

RELATED STORIES The season fans have been waiting for is finally here and as Jeff shouts via voiceover: “Twenty winners, everybody wants it, this is not going to be easy!” May the odds be ever in their favor. Survivor‘s 40th season kicked off Wednesday on CBS with a jam-packed, two-hour premiere of its highly-anticipated all-winners […]