Ian McKellan and Derek Jacobi
PBS is getting back into the sitcom business this Sunday with Vicious, a British series starring Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi. The show, which has already been picked up for a second season in the U.K., stars McKellen and Jacobi as an elderly gay couple that have been together for 50 years — and given how much they enjoy hurling insults at each other, it shows. Gary Janetti is the sole writer and executive producer on the show; his past credits include Will & Grace and Family Guy. Janetti filled out our TV Guide Magazine Showrunner Survey to explain why we should get Vicious.
Christopher Eccleston and Justin Theroux
"Everybody's ready to feel better," says the mayor of a suburban Anytown that acts as a microcosm of a shattered world in HBO's existentially bleak The Leftovers (Sunday, 10/9c). And chances are you'll require your own pick-me-up after sampling the darkest and most problematic of a new wave of end-times summer series that includes TNT's gung-ho hit The Last Ship and FX's upcoming vampire-virus horror-show The Strain (July 13). With Leftovers, it's a morose case of...
Director Bryan Singer has broken his silence about the sex abuse allegations that were brought against him last week, calling them "outrageous, vicious and completely false."
Singer also said he will not...
Seth Meyers is taking over the Late Night desk on Feb. 24 and he's enlisted a star-studded welcome wagon.
X-Men Days of Future Past
"A full day of X-Men surprises is just around the corner," says the Instagram page for Days of Future Past, the next film in the X-Men franchise. That day will be Monday, but before then, a new teaser has been released that features some never-before-seen footage.
Watch the first X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer
Rogue's special touch won't be felt anytime soon.
Anna Paquin's appearance in X-Men: Days of Future Past has been cut from the final version of the film, Entertainment Weekly reports.
Maggie Q and Aaron Stanford
Watch out, Amanda! Birkhoff is not a happy hacker. On Friday's episode of Nikita (9/8c, The CW), Birkhoff (Aaron Stanford) is still reeling from Amanda (Melinda Clarke) killing ...
Nicholas Hoult, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman
Worlds collide in the first trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past.
Based on the story line from the comics of the same name, the film follows Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) as he goes back in time to prevent a war against mutants.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The trailer for the second movie in Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy features Benedict Cumberbatch as you've never seen him before: in dragon form.
Sunny Ozell and Patrick Stewart
Patrick Stewart married his girlfriend, singer/songwriter Sunny Ozell, over the weekend, Us Weekly reports. The ceremony took place on Sunday and was officiated by Stewart's X-Men co-star Ian McKellen.