SNL addresses women’s march and Trump’s cognitive test results

By Elahe IzadiThe Washington Post Sun., Jan. 21, 2018 The government may be shut down, but Saturday Night Live sketches about the president won’t be any time soon. The NBC show kicked off this week’s episode by mentioning the Washington gridlock, then spent most of its time lampooning U.S. President Donald Trump’s physical exam results. More...

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By PunditX On Sunday, January 21st, 2018
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Star of new medical drama The Resident diagnoses sickness in U.S. health care

By Tony WongTelevision Critic Sun., Jan. 21, 2018 In Fox’s The Resident, Manish Dayal stars as an idealistic first-year medical resident who finds himself navigating the big-money cutthroat politics of More...

By PunditX On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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A look at hip hop’s television takeover

The ceremony for the 60th Grammy Awards is still two weeks away, but already music’s biggest TV night has made history. For the first time, hip-hop artists dominate in the academy’s top categories, including More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Stana Katic takes on a badass anti-heroine in psychological thriller Absentia

Stana Katic had a few things on her acting wish list: doing a serialized project, playing an anti-heroine and being an action star. She’s crossing them all off with Absentia, the psychological thriller series More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Are TV shows still a path to stardom? Katy Perry and Sean Combs say yes

LOS ANGELES—Network TV was supposed to have unplugged the jukebox by now. Just a few years ago, the oversaturation of talent shows suggested the genre would soon go the way of vaudeville. The X Factor expired More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Fledgling Paramount Network banks on Costner and mean teens

LOS ANGELES—In September, the cast and crew of the TV series Heathers, a reimagining of the (very) dark and violent comedy from 1989, were hard at work in the Chatsworth area of the San Fernando Valley creating More...

By PunditX On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Breaking Bad turns 10: stars reminisce about the final day

By Patrick RyanUSA Today Thu., Jan. 18, 2018 If you step onto a set with Bryan Cranston, you’d best tread lightly. On April 3, 2013, the six-time Emmy winner clocked his last day of work on AMC’s Breaking More...

By PunditX On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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J.K. Simmons on juggling two roles in Counterpart

PASADENA, CALIF.—Imagine, if you will, there were two of you. One, the ordinary, everyday you, the other a secret you’d hidden in a parallel dimension. That’s the shocking reality confronting Howard Silk More...

By PunditX On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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The Launch is earnest, but it needs to be more raw

By Johanna SchnellerSpecial to the Star Wed., Jan. 17, 2018 The Show:The Launch, Season 1, Episode 1 The Moment: The judgment Vivian Hicks and Logan Staats have auditioned, recorded the same song and performed. More...

By PunditX On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcome baby girl

By Emily YahrThe Washington Post Tues., Jan. 16, 2018 This year is going to be an exceptionally busy one for the Kardashian-Jenner family — and on Tuesday, it kicked off in grand fashion, as reality star More...