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Dear ABC: Just Stop Trying to Air Shows on Thursdays at 8 (It's Getting Embarrassing)

Lelia Nebeker | Posted 05.08.2013 | TV
Lelia Nebeker

If ABC is Charlie Brown, the Thursday-night 8 p.m. time slot is the proverbial football they keep unsuccessfully trying to kick. So what is it about this one hour in prime time that takes great shows (and some mediocre ones) and sucks them into a ratings vortex of impending doom?

'Last Resort' Star Joins Andy Samberg Pilot

Posted 02.12.2013 | TV

ABC isn't Andre Braugher's "last resort." The actor has landed a co-starring role on Fox's pilot from Mike Schur and Dan Goor alongside Andy Samber...

'S.H.I.E.L.D' Could Go Straight To Series

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 03.12.2013 | TV

One of ABC's most buzzed-about pilots is easily "S.H.I.E.L.D" and Paul Lee, the network's entertainment president, shared some more information about ...

21 Best New TV Characters Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 12.14.2012 | TV

A new year means new characters, whether on our favorite freshman shows or returning series. As 2012 draws to a close, HuffPost TV is looking back...

Scott Speedman Has A Surprising Idea For A 'Felicity' Reunion ...

Posted 12.13.2012 | TV

"Felicity" only ran for four seasons on The WB back in the late '90s, but the show -- created by J.J. Abrams and Matt Reeves -- still has cult appeal ...

Kiki Von Glinow

'O.C.' Star Autumn Reeser Is ALL Grown Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 12.19.2012 | Celebrity

These days, our knowledge of celebrities too often originates with paparazzi images and snarky quotes by anonymous "insiders." After a while, it's eas...

'Last Resort,' '666 Park Avenue' Will Give Audiences Conclusions, Despite Cancellations

Posted 11.21.2012 | TV

"Last Resort" will get a series finale. Last week, ABC canceled two freshman dramas, "Last Resort" and "666 Park Avenue," but the network said it ...

'Last Resort' Co-Creator Sounds Off On Show's Cancellation

Posted 11.20.2012 | TV

"Last Resort" co-creator Shawn Ryan is speaking out on the cancellation of his ABC series. Ryan announced the show was not receiving a full-season...

'Last Resort' Canceled

Posted 11.16.2012 | TV

"Last Resort" has been canceled by ABC, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The most recent episode of "Last Resort" had a 1.3 rating and 5.8 mill...

'Game Of Thrones' Casts Small But Important Season 3 Role

Posted 11.12.2012 | TV

"Game of Thrones" has reportedly cast a small but pivotal Season 3 role -- Roslin Frey -- according to fansite Winter Is Coming. British actress Alexa...

EXCLUSIVE: 'Wire' Alum Lands Major Role On USA's 'Graceland'

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 11.06.2012 | TV

Gbenga Akinnagbe has landed a major recurring role on USA's new drama "Graceland," HuffPost TV has learned exclusively. Akinnagbe, perhaps best kn...

Sarah Shahi's New TV Gig

Posted 10.31.2012 | TV

It looks like Sarah Shahi is trading attorneys for firefighters. According to TV Guide, the "Fairly Legal" actress has booked a multi-episode arc ...

Time To Give 'Last Resort' Another Chance

Maureen Ryan | Posted 10.25.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Now that "Last Resort" is a few weeks into its maiden voyage, it's time to check on the progress of the submarine drama. The good news: This week's episode is focused, suspenseful and enjoyable. If it's not quite as gripping as the pilot.

Which Fall TV Shows Are Getting Extra Episodes?

Posted 10.22.2012 | TV

If you've been digging ABC's shows this fall, you're in luck. The network has ordered additional scripts for new shows "666 Park Avenue" and "Last ...

'Private Practice' Will End After Season 6

Posted 10.19.2012 | TV

ABC's "Private Practice" is officially ending after Season 6, showrunner Shonda Rhimes announced via Twitter on Friday. The medical drama, which s...

So ... People Watched 'Beauty & The Beast'

Posted 10.12.2012 | TV

"Beauty and the Beast," The CW's new Thursday night series, held on to a good portion of "The Vampire Diaries" audience. About 3.2 million people ...

'Last Resort' Sneak Peek: Sub Enters Dangerous Waters

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 10.10.2012 | TV

Viewers of ABC's "Last Resort" have heard about the new technology that's aboard Capt. Marcus Chaplain's sub. In Thursday's taut, sub-centered episode...

'Last Resort' Is No Last Resort

Denette Wilford | Posted 12.02.2012 | TV
Denette Wilford

'Last Resort' is easily one of the fall's most exciting, engrossing new shows, and while I can't tear my eyes away from the screen, I have to admit, I'm confused a lot of the time.

Friday Ratings: 'Grimm' Gains, 'Jersey' Flops

Posted 09.29.2012 | TV

"Made In Jersey" might center around a spunky lawyer, but the only thing its premiere ratings are making a case for is early cancelation. The CBS lega...

'Last Resort' Premiere: Chaplin Takes A Stand Against The US

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 09.28.2012 | TV

One of the most ambitious stories to make its way to broadcast television this season, "Last Resort" certainly got the notice of the critics. Zap2It c...

Maureen Ryan

Inside Intel On 'Last Resort,' ABC's Pulse-Pounding Thriller

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.26.2012 | TV

If we're lucky, each fall TV season brings with it a risk-taking drama that doesn't neatly fit into one category or follow the guidelines of an establ...

Here Are Some Talking Points for Fall TV Shows So You Don't Have to Pretend Like You Watched 'The Mob Doctor'

Hulu.com | Posted 11.26.2012 | Comedy
Hulu.com

Since Ryan Lochte is an unreliable narrator, here are the necessary talking points for each talked-about show this fall. We may have just saved your life.

Fall TV by the Numbers: A Statistical Breakdown of This Season's New Network TV Shows

Lelia Nebeker | Posted 11.19.2012 | TV
Lelia Nebeker

It's that time of year again: Time to break out the TV Guide and get ready for a weekly battle with your DVR. Here are the stats for the new network shows of the season calculated based on their previews and/or pilot episodes.

Fall TV's Top Dramas: A Sub Captain, A Midwife And A Superhero

Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.12.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

There are four shows that merit special recognition and they're all quite different from each other. No matter what your tastes are, I'm hoping you'll spot at least one or two promising candidates here.

WATCH: 'Last Resort' Pilot Debuts Online

Posted 09.10.2012 | TV

The pilot episode of ABC's nuclear submarine drama "Last Resort" has been released online two weeks before its TV premiere. The high-intensity geo...