The Worst TV Plot Twists We’ve Suffered Through This Century (So Far)

No TV series is completely safe from an occasional eye-roll or two. Whether attempting to dig out of a narrative hole or struggling to make a character relevant, sometimes even our favorite shows can take an unexpected — and ultimately unwanted — detour for the worse. Yes, we all remember Arthur Fonzarelli and his nail-biting […]

Oscars 2020: The 11 Best, Worst and Weirdest Moments From the Ceremony

We’re amazed that Parasite did so well at this year’s Oscars: After all, there was no host! (Get it? You’ve been a beautiful crowd! Tip your waitress!) The 2020 Academy Awards unfolded over three-plus hours Sunday, and the annual ceremony offered up plenty of moments both divine and ridiculous, as well as a bunch somewhere in between. […]

RuPaul Hosts SNL: Watch Video of the Best & Worst Sketches

RELATED STORIES RuPaul‘s Saturday Night Live hosting debut was far from a total drag. To his credit, the Emmy-winning Drag Race emcee was a highly enthusiastic host, whose energy was apparent throughout the broadcast. The sketches, though, were just middling. Aside from a pitstop at a children’s library, and a digital short in search of […]

J.J. Watt Hosts SNL: Watch Video of the Best & Worst Sketches

RELATED STORIES J.J. Watt didn’t make it to the Super Bowl — but he did touch down in Studio 8H this weekend. While not a natural-born comedian, the defensive end for the Houston Texans seemed genuinely delighted to be hosting Saturday Night Live. His charm made up for his lackluster delivery throughout a subpar show, […]

America’s Got Talent Recap: Week 4 Ends With the Judges’ Worst Call Yet

Can Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel please be the next two judges booted from America’s Got Talent? After Monday’s episode of The Champions, which set the stage for next week’s semifinals, I’m not sure either one of them knows the meaning of the word anymore. My frustration — which I imagine will be shared by […]

Grammys 2020: The Best, Worst and Wackiest Moments From the Ceremony

Like the members of Run-DMC busting through a prop brick wall, this year’s Grammy Awards ceremony was a study in musical moments you couldn’t ignore (even if you wanted to). The evening opened with a somber memorial for Kobe Bryant, who’d died in a helicopter crash earlier that day. But it also included Lil Nas […]

Golden Globes 2020: The Best, Worst, Weirdest and Funniest Moments

Ricky Gervais cracked wise. Kate McKinnon gave thanks. And Ansel Elgort presented an award in song! The 77th annual Golden Globes took place on Sunday night, and they kicked off the 2020 awards season with plenty of humor, heart and… palpable tension among co-presenters. (We’re looking at you, Matt Bomer and Sofia Vergara!) As is tradition […]

New Year’s Eve 2020: The Best, Worst and Wackiest Countdown Moments

By the time that Steve Harvey referred to Jenna Dewan as “Gina Dewan,” we were just about ready to put 2019 to bed. TVLine took stock of the many New Year’s Eve countdowns to 2020, which began a full four hours (!) before the ball dropped in Times Square. Suffice it to say, things got […]

SNL: TVLine Readers Rank Every Season 45 Episode, From Worst to Best

Each weekend, we here at TVLine highlight the best and worst of what Saturday Night Live has to offer, before turning it over to you, our loyal readers, to weigh in on each episode. And with the late-night sketch comedy series currently on winter break (it returns on Saturday, Jan. 20 with host Adam Driver), […]

Midseason Report Card: What Are Fox’s Best and Worst Rated Shows?

RELATED STORIES Now that they have wrapped their fall runs, TVLine is looking at how each network’s shows are stacking up thus far for the 2019-20 TV season — this time turning our attention to Fox. Listed below is the average DEMO RATING for each Fox series — and this year we are comparing Live+7 […]