With the undeniable success of AMC’s The Walking Dead, it makes sense that the network would produce a spinoff. Fear the Walking Dead (9
p.m. Sundays, AMC) promises zombie-apocalypse action in the fictional
universe fans have come to love, with a different setting, cast and
Just last month, HBO aired the hilariously absurd 7 Days In Hell,
a fake sports documentary following two fictional tennis rivals played
by Kit Harington and Andy Samberg. IFC ups the ante by debuting an
entire series of faux documentaries with the new comedy Documentary Now! (Series Premiere, 10 p.m. Thursday).
Jon Stewart might not be the only host of The Daily Show —
Craig Kilborn hosted the original program from 1996-98 — but the
comedian-commentator will always be associated with his work on the
show, spanning from 1999 through this week’s final episode of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (11 p.m. Thursday, Comedy Central).
When word spread that brothers Nick and
Drew Lachey — Cincinnati natives of 98 Degrees fame — were not only
opening a bar in their hometown but also documenting the experience on
A&E, the legitimacy of both ventures was questionable at best.
The 2015 Emmy Awards nominees were
announced last Thursday, stacking some of the best television shows,
specials and movies against one another. Andy Samberg will host the big
show on Sept. 20, but here’s what we know so far.
As we approach the finals of Wimbledon,
the oldest tennis tournament in the world (which continues in London
through Sunday), HBO presents a look at the intensity of the sport
through the eyes of two world-class athletes and the spectators that
watched their hard work and dedication come to fruition. Just kidding.
After a heavy second season that had many
viewers wondering if drama would be a more appropriate genre designation
than comedy (particularly for television awards), the ladies of
Litchfield Penitentiary look to lighten things up in Season Three.
Last season’s finale of Hannibal (Season
Premiere, 10 p.m. Thursday, NBC) left viewers in shock. Outside of the
typical sensory overload the show consistently presents, that last
episode marked what very well could be the end for several main