The Ranch Recap: Rooster Returns in Episode 4 — But There’s a Twist

The Ranch Part 8 figures out a way to bring back Danny Masterson’s Rooster Bennett… without actually bringing back Danny Masterson. In Episode 3, Colt suffers a near-death experience — and on his birthday, no less. He finds himself pinned between his truck and a wind fence on the Peterson property, with no way out. […]

The Ranch: M.I.A. Star Weighs In on That Cliffhanger Ahead of Part 8

We can now rule out at least one potential gunslinger on Netflix’s The Ranch. In the Part 7 finale, Nick entered his trailer, shut the door behind him and found an unexpected visitor. Viewers were then led to believe that the mystery intruder put a bullet between the ex-convict’s eyes. Molly McCook, who has recurred […]

The Ranch Premiere Recap: Are Colt and Abby Doomed? Plus, Who OD’d?

Colt Bennett’s luck goes from bad to worse in The Ranch‘s Part 7 premiere. When we last left the Iron River Ranch, Abby was devastated that Colt lied to her about the sale of the Bennett Brothers’ herd. She decided that she’d had enough, and told Colt that they should separate. We pick back up […]

Daily Podcast: John Lasseter, Paramount Ranch, A Star is Born, Roma, Star Wars, Toy Story 4, Detective Pikachu.

On the November 13, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest film and tv news, including John Lasseter, Paramount Ranch, A Star is Born, Interrogation, Roma, The Mandalorian, Toy Story 4 and Detective Pikachu. You […]

Westworld’s Main Street shooting set at Paramount Ranch burns down

Enlarge / Horses are spooked as the Woolsey Fire moves through the property on Cornell Road near Paramount Ranch on November 9, 2018, in Agoura Hills, California. (credit: Matthew Simmons/Getty Images) The Woolsey Fire currently burning in Los Angeles County has destroyed much of the Western Town, a key feature of Paramount Ranch. The site was where […]

The Ranch Renewed for Season 4

Always listen to Debra Winger: Netflix has indeed renewed the Ashton Kutcher comedy The Ranch for a 20-episode fourth season, according to our sister site Deadline. Winger, who plays matriarch Maggie on the series, let it slip that a renewal was coming during an appearance on Tuesday’s Watch What Happens Live, telling host Andy Cohen: […]

The Ranch Recap: Danny Masterson's Bizarre Exit Caps Part 5 Finale

Warning: The following contains spoilers from The Ranch Part 5 finale. Looking for our previous recap? Click here. The Ranch Part 5 ends with the not-so-shocking departure of Rooster Bennett, whose portrayer Danny Masterson was accused of raping four women in the early 2000s and subsequently fired by Netflix. RELATEDAre The Ranch‘s Colt and Abby Ready to Be […]

Quotes of the Week: Younger, SYTYCD, The Ranch, Pose, Tony Awards and More

Perhaps the week’s most memorable TV moment occurred when Robert De Niro took the Tony Awards stage and said… well, you know. You won’t find De Niro’s F-bomb in our latest Quotes of the Week gallery, but there is a gem from the Broadway kudosfest in there, courtesy of Mean Girls scribe Tina Fey. Also […]

The Ranch: Dax Shepard Joins Season 3 Following Danny Masterson's Firing

When The Ranch returns for Season 3, it’ll receive a visit from Dax Shepard, who may or may not enter through the Danny Masterson-shaped hole in the wall. RELATEDThe Joel McHale Show: Grade The Soup Host’s Return “As a result of ongoing discussions, Netflix and the producers have written Danny Masterson out of The Ranch,” a […]

Can you build an entire town off-the-grid? Babcock Ranch wants to find out

Enlarge / Babcock Ranch doesn’t want to be any other developer-driven southwest Florida today. (credit: Dyllan Furness) BABCOCK RANCH, Florida—About a decade ago, NFL lineman-turned-real estate developer Syd Kitson began to have a vision. Fiber-optic Internet fed into every home. Self-driving cars ferried kids back-and-forth from school. A great blue sea of solar panels stretched […]