News Photo Credit: Syfy

Van Helsing’s Simon Barry Talks Showrunning, Casting, and World-Building [Exclusive]

A funny thing happened on the way to Simon Barry‘s next gig. After Continuum wrapped up last year, Barry was looking for another project when Van Helsing came his way. A spin on the vampire tale, the series was the brain child of playwright Neil LaBute, who had tried his […]

Previews Photo Credit: Dan Power/Helsing S1 Productions/Syfy

Van Helsing Preview: “Stay Inside”

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] First up, some ratings news! Van Helsing pulled close to 900K viewers for each hour of its premiere last week–before L+3 and a reair of the first episode on USA. That’s awesome, especially measured against the Friday summer series (both renewed), which garnered around 600K each. This […]

Recaps Photo Credit: Eric McCandless/ABC

Dancing with the Stars “Season 23 Week 3” aka Face-Off Challenge

This week the show debuted something a little different: The Face Off! Now we have had “Face Offs” before, but let me explain the difference. Because ABC aired some sort of debate (ha ha) that would take much of the network’s time on Monday night (I can’t imagine something more important […]

Columns Photo Credit: Ryan Plummer/Crown Media United States LLC

Summer Love Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Lucas Bryant is a favorite around here, and we love that he’s been adopted into the Hallmark family. Saturday night, his second Hallmark Channel film in three months, Summer Love, hit our TVs.

Recent Posts

Photo Credit: Eric McCandless/ABC
Recaps

Dancing with the Stars “Season 23 Week 3” aka Face-Off Challenge

This week the show debuted something a little different: The Face Off! Now we have had “Face Offs” before, but let me explain the difference. Because ABC aired some sort of debate (ha ha) that would take much of the network’s time on Monday night (I can’t imagine something more important […]

Photo Credit: Dan Power/Helsing S1 Productions/Syfy
Previews

Van Helsing Preview: “Stay Inside”

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] First up, some ratings news! Van Helsing pulled close to 900K viewers for each hour of its premiere last week–before L+3 and a reair of the first episode on USA. That’s awesome, especially measured against the Friday summer series (both renewed), which garnered around 600K each. This […]

Photo Credit: John Paul Filo/CBS
Recaps

Bull is the Messenger, Not the Misogynist, in “The Woman in 8D”

Plane crashes are a horrifying part of modern day life. What may be even more horrifying is realizing that the first people called after a plane crash are the lawyers. Second call? Dr. Jason Bull, of course. Like the premiere, this episode begins with various people on the street weighing […]

Aftermath Series Premiere Preview
Previews

Aftermath Series Premiere Preview

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Syfy continues its new scripted (yay!) series rollout this week with Aftermath, a post-apocalyptic family drama set in the Pacific Northwest that focuses on a couple and their three teenage children as they deal with some very strange goings on in the days that follow extreme weather incidents.

Poldark “Season 2 Episode 1”
Recaps

Poldark “Season 2 Episode 1”

WARNING: Spoilers Ahead Masterpiece opens Season 2 of Poldark: “Episode One” with a brief recap. That being said, if you are a newcomer or just want to hear from the actors themselves about what to expect this time around, here’s a great clip. I’ve watched it several times. I never […]

Photo Credit: © 2016 Starz Entertainment, LLC
Previews

Survivor’s Remorse Preview: “Father’s Day”

During last week’s powerful Survivor’s Remorse, Cam and the audience finally found out how Mary Charles’ story began. It wasn’t pretty. In one of the finest scenes in the show’s history, Cassie came clean with her son on the front lawn of their Atlanta mansion. She told the truth about how […]

Photo Credit: Michael Gibson/FX
Previews

The Strain Preview: “Madness”

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] This week on The Strain, we veer directly into torture porn territory on a couple of fronts as Eph and Dutch do some field and lab testing to try to strengthen their weapon, while Setrakian and Quinlan’s research into the Lumen recalls a time Setrakian took […]

Photo Credit: Syfy
News / Recaps

Van Helsing’s Simon Barry Talks Showrunning, Casting, and World-Building [Exclusive]

A funny thing happened on the way to Simon Barry‘s next gig. After Continuum wrapped up last year, Barry was looking for another project when Van Helsing came his way. A spin on the vampire tale, the series was the brain child of playwright Neil LaBute, who had tried his […]

Photo Credit: Michele K. Short/CINEMAX
News / Previews

Quarry’s Mustafa Shakir and Damon Herriman Talk Character [Exclusive]

Last week, Mustafa Shakir‘s Moses made his first appearance. Although we didn’t know his name, it quickly became clear why he was ingratiating himself with Ruth. In this week’s “A Mouthful of Splinters,” we get a proper introduction to the man and his mission and I talk directly to the […]

Photo Credit: FX
Recaps

American Horror Story: Roanoke “Chapter 2”

After a stellar premiere, was American Horror Story: Roanoke able to maintain momentum without going off the rails? Thankfully, the answer was yes. “Chapter 2” was a terrific installment that delved further into the history of the house. Suffice it to say, the house doesn’t have a history of being […]