Variety
March 22
Anthony Mackie, Emily VanCamp and Sebastian Stan in “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.”

'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' gives two Marvel sidekicks the spotlight

When Anthony Mackie got the call that the executives at Marvel Studios wanted to meet with him shortly after the release of the 2019 superhero…
Variety
March 21
British actress Anna Madeley plays the housekeeper to a family of rural veterinarians in PBS’ “Masterpiece” retelling of the popular book series

Great news for lovers of 'All Creatures'

A second season is in the works.
Variety
March 19
Cynthia Erivo plays Aretha Franklin in "Genius: Aretha." National Geographic

A new miniseries gives Aretha Franklin the R-E-S-P-E-C-T she deserves

In "Genius: Aretha," Cynthia Erivo continues a hot streak with her role as the Queen of Soul.
Variety
March 19
Aretha Franklin performed at the swearing-in ceremony for President Barack Obama in 2009..

7 must-see videos of Aretha Franklin performing live

Sorry, Cynthia Erivo, ain't no way you're a substitute for the real thing. Here are seven unforgettable performances by Aretha Franklin on YouTube. (See this…
Variety
March 19
Tom Hanks as Capt. Jefferson Kyle Kidd in “News of the World.”

Out March 23 on video: 'News of the World' and 'Hero Dog'

Out Tuesday• "News of the World"• "Breaking News in Yuba County"• "Castlevania, Season 3"• "Hero Dog• "Soulmates, Season 1"• "The Undoing, Limited Series"
Variety
March 18
Andrew Zimmern helps Helen Arends of Willmar, Minn., prepare a meal during the filming of “Family Dinner.”

10 best things our critics are watching this week

From Marvel's new series to dinner with Andrew Zimmern, here's what we're tuning into right now.
Variety
March 18
Guy (voiced by Ryan Reynolds) and Eep Crood (Emma Stone) in “The Croods: A New Age.”

Nielsen ratings: Grammys no match for 'NCIS'

'The Croods' top movie rental list for the week.
Variety
March 18
Chris Harrison, left, the sidelined host of “The Bache­lor,” with this season’s star, Matt James.

How 'The Bachelor' blew an opportunity to educate host Chris Harrison

Sidelining host Chris Harrison was a missed opportunity after countless missteps.
Variety
March 16
After a tough breakup with “The Bachelor” star Matt James that aired Monday night, elementary school teacher Michelle Young was named the next “

Minnesota teacher Michelle Young will become 'The Bachelorette'

The season finale aired Monday amid controversy over the show's handling of race.
Variety
March 16
Emma Corrin as Princess Diana in Season 4 of “The Crown.”

'The Crown' to ignore the current royal flap

The show's creator feels time is needed to get a perspective on the issues.
Variety
March 15
Elizabeth Olsen in “WandaVision.”

Answering your questions about Marvel's 'WandaVision'

So, did you watch "The Series Finale"?Q: Which series finale?A: You know what I mean. "The Series Finale" is the title of the last episode…
Variety
March 15
Redd Foxx and Demond Wilson on “Sanford and Son.”

Why Redd Foxx was absent in "Sanford and Sons"

Q: Why was Redd Foxx absent "in St. Louis" so much late in the third season of "Sanford and Son" and early in the fourth?A:…
Variety
March 14

All about the Mankiewicz brothers

Q: Are Ben Mankiewicz of Turner Classic Movies and Josh Mankiewicz of "Dateline NBC" distant cousins?A: No. They are brothers, with Josh the elder. They…
Variety
March 12
Carey Mulligan in “Promising Young Woman.”

Out on video March 16: 'Promising Young Woman' and 'Songbird'

Out Tuesday• "Promising Young Woman"• "Brothers by Blood"• "Des"• "Don't Tell a Soul"• "Money Plane"• "PG: Psycho Goreman"• "Sheep and Wolves: Pig Deal"• "Songbird"
Variety
March 12
James Nesbitt stars as Tom Brannick in “Bloodlands,” premiering Monday on Acorn TV.

Why do Brits make the best detective dramas? 'Bloodlands' shows why

The Acorn TV miniseries "Bloodlands" has a twist you won't see coming.
Variety
March 11
Michelle Obama in “Waffles + Mochi” Netflix

10 best things our critics are watching this week

From the "Bachelor" finale to Michelle Obama's new Netflix series for kids, here's what we're tuning into right now.
Variety
March 11
Milla Jovovich and Tony Jaa in “Monster Hunter.”

Nielsen ratings: Oprah's royal interview takes the crown

"Monster Hunter" is top movie rental.
Variety
March 10
Dana Wessel, right, was formerly the co-host of the GO 96.3 FM morning show.

Dana Wessel, former Go 96.3 FM personality, joins 93X morning show

A Twin Cities radio veteran has a new gig. Dana Wessel has been named executive producer for "Half-Assed Morning Show" on 93X/KXXR-FM. According to Cumulus…
Variety
March 8
Melissa Peterman plays neighbor Brenda on “Young Sheldon.”

'Reba' regular Melissa Peterman now on 'Young Sheldon'

Q: Is the actress who plays Brenda on "Young Sheldon" the same one who played Barbra Jean on "Reba"?A: Yes. That is the very funny…
Variety
March 7
Bob Odenkirk, right, as Jimmy McGill and Michael Mando, left, as Nacho Varga in “Better Call Saul.”

'Better Call Saul' delayed into early 2022

Q: Any info on "Better Call Saul"?A: Yes, and it's not good for the fans of this great show. In late February, AMC boss Josh…