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My Night at the Table of Shocking Critics' Choice Winner, Syfy's 'Face Off'

Tony Potts | Posted 06.02.2016 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

I love an underdog. In fact, I love everything about an underdog. From the wonderful journey of how they got here to how happy they are to just be in the room/arena/stadium with their highly-favored competition.

A Talk With Michael Connelly

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 09.14.2014 | Home
Mark Rubinstein

Michael Connelly's books have been translated into 36 languages and have won many awards. His best known crime fiction series features LAPD Detective Harry Bosch.

A Talk With Peter James and Ian Rankin

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 09.13.2014 | Home
Mark Rubinstein

Internationally acclaimed, their books have been translated into dozens of languages, and are regularly on best-seller lists. Peter and Ian are being interviewed together since they collaborated on a story in Face Off, a collection of short stories by some of the world's greatest thriller writers.

The Eagerly Awaited Return of Face Off

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 10.09.2013 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

This year the show has an added twist. Instead of bringing on a group of totally "new" contestants, this year there are going to be eight "newbies" facing off with eight "veterans" of past shows. Will this be fair since the vets already know how the show works.

All The Great TV Shows You Missed This Year | Posted 08.12.2013 | TV

This past TV season offered an embarrassment of riches -- so much so that we're celebrating it all week! And with all these gems to choose from, it's ...

Reprioritizing TV: How I Spent My New Baby Vacation

Maggie Furlong | Posted 04.03.2013 | TV
Maggie Furlong

Keeping a clean and carefully edited DVR has always been important to me. As a TV journalist, it feels like part of the job. But then I got pregnant, had a baby and went on 16 weeks of maternity leave, and I'm here to confess that all DVR hell broke loose.

An Interview With Face Off Host McKenzie Westmore

Lesleyann Coker | Posted 04.07.2013 | TV
Lesleyann Coker

McKenzie Westmore discussed the new season of Face Off, and described what it was like working with her father.

Syfy Announces Return Dates For 'Lost Girl,' 'Merlin,' 'Being Human' And More

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.05.2012 | TV

Syfy has just announced its programming schedule for Winter 2013, with a number of new and returning shows bowing in January. Among the most notab...

Cinefantastique's New York Comic-Con 2012: Makeup Effects Artist Rod Maxwell

Dan Persons | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

The organizers of the youth-targeting, anti-smoking organization The Truth know their audience. They've created a tie-in mobile game, Flavor Monsters,...

'Face Off' Premiere: Contestant Walks Out After 'Star Wars' Challenge

Posted 08.22.2012 | TV

For the new season of "Face Off" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Syfy), the show is putting the fate of the talented prosthetic make-up artists in the hands of th...

Five Reasons to Watch Face Off Season 3

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 10.16.2012 | TV
Jackie K. Cooper

Of all the reality/talent shows on television currently, this one is at the top of my list of must sees. I never miss an episode.

'Face Off' Season Finale: Who Won?

Posted 03.15.2012 | TV

On the Season 2 finale of "Face Off" (Wed., 10 p.m. ET on Syfy), the finalists had to come up with three designs for their models, who then performed ...

'Face Off' Finale Sneak Peek & iPad Giveaway

The Huffington Post | Maggie Furlong | Posted 03.12.2012 | TV

With the Season 2 finale "Face Off" this week (Wed., Mar. 14, 10 p.m. EST on Syfy), we can't wait to see what the top three makeup artists come up wit...

What To Watch This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 05.05.2012 | TV

TV is chock-full of celebrities this week. Katy Perry makes an appearance as a not-so-glamorous prison guard on Fox's "Raising Hope" on Tuesday. Se...

Syfy Renews 'Face Off'

Posted 02.07.2012 | TV

Syfy has renewed its hit reality competition "Face Off." The show, now in its second season, features make-up artists competing for $100,000 in seed m...

What To Watch On TV This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 01.29.2012 | TV

It's a big TV event week as February sweeps gets into full swing. On Monday, "Gossip Girl" celebrates 100 episodes with a big song-and-dance number...

Two Go Home In Surprise Decision On 'Biggest Loser'

Posted 03.18.2012 | TV

Producers had a pretty intense week planned for the contestants on "The Biggest Loser" (Tue., 8 p.m. EST on NBC), with head-to-head face-offs on the s...

What To Watch This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 01.09.2012 | TV

Midseason TV is back in full swing, and several fan favorites make their triumphant returns this week. After a long hiatus, "30 Rock" is back with its...

Syfy Courts the Online Community at Annual Digital Press Tour

Ed Martin | Posted 12.19.2011 | Media
Ed Martin

Syfy's fifth annual Digital Press Tour last week reinforced what regular attendees of this confab have known for years: That it is one of the most efficient and innovative publicity and promotion events in the business.

Spring Thaw 2011: Television Finally Comes to Life

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Is April the new September? The official season may have been an only sporadically satisfying slog so far, but a host of uncommonly ambitious programs are about to make spring the new fall.

Where Are All The Classy, Smart Female Stars Today? (Thank God - I Found One)

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Joan Allen is a quiet, steady, pre-possessing performer who combines her all-too-evident God-given skill with an understated style and allure, and also happens to make lots of extremely good pictures.