On Tuesday, Ringer's freshman season comes to a close — and it's anyone's guess as to whether or not it will be renewed for a second season.
Why? Ratings haven't been great. Ringer hit a series low two weeks ago with only 1.05 million tuning in. On the surface, it's hard to explain why: Not only was Sarah Michelle Gellar, best known for her Buffy the Vampire Slayer days, returning to TV, but viewers were getting a double dose of her as estranged twins, one of whom faked her own death. There was also whole lot of eye candy (see: Ioan Gruffudd, Kristopher Polaha and Lost alum Nestor Carbonell), and a murder mystery with as many twists and turns as there are Buffy die-hards.
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So why didn't Ringer become the new guilty pleasure hit? TVGuide.com turned to series executive producer Pam Veasey (CSI: NY) to get her take on why the neo-noir thriller never clicked with a big audience. Plus: Veasey discusses how Season 2 would be different should the series get renewed, and how Siobhan and Bridget have become the "will-they-or-won't-they" duo of the show. (Oh, get your mind out of the gutter!)
Siobhan and Bridget (both Sarah Michelle Gellar) came face-to-face in the pilot and later in a dream, but the real-world reunion Ringer fans have been waiting for may finally come true in Tuesday's new episode.
When Bridget goes to...
Ringer will soon return, and along with it, Siobhan's Big Apple homecoming.
TVGuide.com has an exclusive first look at Ringer's February sweeps art, which features Henry (Kristopher Polaha) and... well, Sarah Michelle Gellar. The real question: Is she portraying Bridget or Siobhan in this photo?
If it is Siobhan, the pair's closeness in the photo may mean Henry will soon be in on the big secret. "Henry...
[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from the midseason finale of Ringer. Read at your own risk.]
Ringer's midseason finale proved that the consequences for Bridget taking over Siobhan's life can be quite deadly.
After spending much of the season...
Ringer viewers didn't have to wait long for Bridget's secret to come tumbling out.
After Gemma (Tara Summers) discovered that Henry (Kristopher Polaha) had actually been having an affair with Siobhan (Sarah Michelle Gellar), Bridget did the only thing she could think of to keep herself safe: