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Missy Peregrym Talks the FBI Season 1 Finale “Closure”

Warning: Mild Spoilers The rookie year of CBS’ FBI couldn’t be going any better. It earned an early renewal at the end of January. And a spin-off is already on its way. The network recently gave FBI: Most Wanted (starring Julian McMahon) the greenlight. “I’ve never been in an experience […]

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Game of Thrones Series Finale Preview

Like all of you, I’ve spent over 70 hours of time watching Game of Thrones. I’ve also written about over 25 episodes, covering the back half of the series. It’s always intense as the end of a show approaches, but with Game of Thrones, a global phenomenon, the stakes feel […]

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Game of Thrones “The Iron Throne”

It’s hard to end stories. Premises are easy, even a developing a great climax can be straightforward, but rewarding conclusions can be evasive. The television medium adds an extra layer of difficulty, since the audience has put years of energy into consuming a story. Sometimes showrunners have a set ending […]

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Will the “Cold Valley” Murders Finally Be Solved? [Exclusive]

Warning: Spoilers Ahead I don’t know about you, but I can barely wait to see the conclusion of this 2-part series. I did not get to screen the finale, so I have as many questions as you do. Do Detective Jackie Nichols and Gloria Bobertz find more pieces to this […]

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Game of Thrones “The Iron Throne”

It’s hard to end stories. Premises are easy, even a developing a great climax can be straightforward, but rewarding conclusions can be evasive. The television medium adds an extra layer of difficulty, since the audience has put years of energy into consuming a story. Sometimes showrunners have a set ending […]

Game of Thrones Series Finale Preview
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Game of Thrones Series Finale Preview

Like all of you, I’ve spent over 70 hours of time watching Game of Thrones. I’ve also written about over 25 episodes, covering the back half of the series. It’s always intense as the end of a show approaches, but with Game of Thrones, a global phenomenon, the stakes feel […]

A Discovery of Witches
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Previewing A Discovery of Witches: Episode 7

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Sunday night on the penultimate Season 1 episode of A Discovery of Witches, Diana and Matthew leave Sept-Tours and head stateside, followed in short by a who’s who of welcome and unwelcome guests. The trip home finally reunites Diana with Sarah and Em. She comes not […]

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Missy Peregrym Talks the FBI Season 1 Finale “Closure”

Warning: Mild Spoilers The rookie year of CBS’ FBI couldn’t be going any better. It earned an early renewal at the end of January. And a spin-off is already on its way. The network recently gave FBI: Most Wanted (starring Julian McMahon) the greenlight. “I’ve never been in an experience […]

Recaps

Game of Thrones “The Bells”

I can’t help but wonder what it would have been like if we had an entire season in between the battle between the living and the dead in “The Long Night” and siege on King’s Landing that was the main feature of “The Bells.” For what it’s worth, “The Bells” […]

Game of Thrones Has a Suspense Problem
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Game of Thrones Has a Suspense Problem

Game of Thrones has always tried to find a balance between surprise and suspense. In season one, it perfected both a suspenseful multi-episode arc involving Ned Stark being captured for treason and the surprise plot twist of him actually being executed. From then on, the series has often relied on […]

A Discovery of Witches
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Previewing A Discovery of Witches: Episode 6

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Sunday night, A Discovery of Witches picks up in the moments immediately after that OMGWTF ending last week as Diana finds herself on the receiving end of a hellish torture-porny interrogation (which, I’ll be honest, I did not watch in real-time). While Diana is worked over […]

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Previewing Hallmark Channel’s Countdown to Summer

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Hallmark Channel kicked off its Countdown to Summer last weekend with Paris, Wine & Romance and through the end of the month will debut four more films. Here’s a look at the new titles, which included a handful of new-to-Hallmark faces and some fan faves. A […]

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Game of Thrones “The Last of the Starks”

After spending the first half of the season mostly setting up and wrapping up the great war with the White Walkers, “The Last of the Starks” needed to pivot hard to move the narrative back to the fight for the Iron Throne. Game of Thrones is strongest when it leans […]

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Previewing A Discovery of Witches: Episode 5

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] This week on A Discovery of Witches, Matthew and Diana are separated while he mulls the Congregation’s warning and deals with the break-in at the Oxford lab and she gets a deep dive into his backstory from Ysabeau. We find out that Matthew can indeed lose […]