Variety
September 19
Olivia Colman posed for photographers as she arrives for the Netflix Celebration of the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards in central London, Sunday, Sept. 19

'The Crown' and 'Ted Lasso' come up big at Emmys

"'The Crown' ruled the Emmys as expected while 'The Queen's Gambit' pulled off a minor surprise.
Variety
September 19

New episodes of 'Old House' coming soon

Q: When is "This Old House" going to have new episodes?A: They will begin airing on Sept. 30, although the exact date on your PBS…
Variety
September 17
William Petersen of “CSI: Vegas”

The 10 most anticipated TV shows of the fall season

From a 'Dexter' reboot to a 'Sopranos' prequel, old favorites return in new ways.
Variety
September 17
Big-screen talents such as Michael Keaton, Jeff Bridges, Taika Waititi, Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen can all be found in various television projects t

Why movie stars are more willing than ever to embrace TV

Michael Keaton, Jeff Daniels, Nicole Kidman and Rosario Dawson all say that the roles challenge them.
Variety
September 17
Dulé Hill, Saycon Sengbloh, Elisha Williams and Laura Kariuki in the reboot of “The Wonder Years.”

'The Wonder Years' reboot might be just as wonderful as the original

It maintains a similar tone but is more ambitious than the original.
Variety
September 17
Jason Sudeikis and “Ted Lasso” are up for multiple awards.

TV critic Neal Justin makes his Emmy predictions

It's understandable if the only thing you remember from last year's Emmy Awards is Jimmy Kimmel and Jennifer Aniston trying to extinguish a burning envelope.…
Variety
September 16
Heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali stands over fallen challenger Sonny Liston in 1965. The legendary boxer and activist gets the Ken Burns treatment in

New Muhammad Ali documentary pulls no punches

Ken Burns' four-part series on PBS debuts Sunday.
Variety
September 16
Samuel L. Jackson as Darius Kincaid and Ryan Reynolds as Michael Bryce in "The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard." Photo Credit: David Appleby

NFL scores big in opening week; 'Hitman's Wife' still rules

Here are the top 20 broadcast TV shows for the week of Sept. 6-12 (Monday to Sunday), based on the number of viewers, according to…
Variety
September 16
Comedian Ben Roy worked up a sweat in a show at the Limestone Comedy Festival in Bloomington, Ind.

Limestone Comedy Festival mines laughs out of the pandemic

The Limestone Comedy Festival proves you don't need big audiences for big laughs, just good comics.
Stage & Arts
September 15
Reese Witherspoon, left, and Jennifer Aniston in “The Morning Show.”

Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon return for a 2nd season of 'The Morning Show'

Critics pick the buzziest shows and movies to watch on TV this weekend.
Variety
September 14
Emma D’Arcy and Matt Smith in the “Game of Thrones” prequel “House of the Dragon.”

Age of blockbuster TV may be on the horizon

In spring 2019, as "Game of Thrones" aired its final season, the talk among TV-industry pundits was that the age of dragons was not the…
Variety
September 13
Clint Eastwood in “Gran Torino.”

'Gran Torino' ending explained

Q: I recently watched "Gran Torino" for the first time. Trying not to be a spoiler here, so I will try to phrase my question…
Variety
September 12
The Malfoy family in “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.”

Viewer is alienated from Syfy channel

Q: I have been a longtime fan of the Syfy channel as horror, sci fi, thrillers, and so on, are my favorite shows. Over the…
Variety
September 10
Sandra Day O’Connor was the first female Supreme Court justice.

Documentary sheds new light on Sandra Day O'Connor, and four other shows to check out this week

'Sandra Day O'Connor: The First'Ruth Bader Ginsburg may have gotten more attention over the past two decades, but filmmaker Michelle Ferrari wants to make sure…
TV & Media
September 10
Scarlett Johansson stars in “Black Widow,” a prequel exploring her origins.

Out on home video Sept. 14: 'The Black Widow' and 'The Boss Baby: Family Business'

Out Tuesday• "Black Widow"• "The Boss Baby: Family Business"• "Zola"• "Catch the Bullet"• "Censor"• "Eli Roth's History of Horror, Season 2"• "Magnum P.I.": Season Three"•…
TV & Media
September 10
In “Y: The Last Man,” every mammal with a  Y chromosome drops dead in a plague — with the exception of one man and his pet monkey.

TV series 'Y: The Last Man' imagines a world run by women

The popular comic book series will debut on Hulu.
Variety
September 9
Samuel L. Jackson in “The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard.”

Nielsen ratings: College football games score big

"The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard" is the top movie rental for the week.
TV & Media
September 8
Jeff Daniels in “American Rust.”

Our critics' guide on what to watch (and avoid) on TV this weekend

Critics pick the buzziest shows and movies to watch on TV this weekend.
TV & Media
September 7
Fires still burned amid the rubble of the World Trade Center on Sept. 13, 2001, days after the terrorist attack.

Twenty years later, three TV specials revisit the 9/11 attacks

On the uncertain timeline we're facing now — the pandemic, its variants and enablers, nearly 650,000 fatalities in America alone — the awful suddenness of…
Variety
September 6
Jerry O’Connell and John Rhys-Davies in “Sliders.”

'Sliders' switch led actors to depart

Q: "Sliders" was a great sci-fi series in the late 1990s which I am watching in rerun. I often wonder why the main star, Jerry…