Let's be honest: Everyone could use a little Adam Braverman in their life.
Since NBC's Parenthood debuted in 2010, we've watched Zeke and Camille's firstborn — played so perfectly by Peter Krause — grow from being a tad neurotic and overprotective to quickly become the family's shoulder to cry on and one of our favorite characters on television. Whether it was attempting to "hip it up" to get a rapper's business, wearing a pirate costume for his son Max (Max Burkholder), trying to find the perfect wig for his wife Kristina (Monica Potter) during chemo or unleashing his signature dance moves (aka "The Fever"), here are the 31 times (so far) we have adored Adam Braverman.
Max Burkholder, Monica Potter
Max Braverman (Max Burkholder) has always been headstrong, but on Thursday's Parenthood season premiere (10/9c, NBC), he takes things to another level.
The Season 6 premiere features Adam (Peter Krause) and Kristina (Monica Potter) gearing up for the opening of...
Ryan Lauria, Mae Whitman
So far this summer, Parenthood showrunner Jason Katims has done a pretty good job of...
Six Feet Under
Think your family has it rough? Stop by the Fisher & Sons Funeral home and spend a few hours with one of TV's most dysfunctional families with a marathon of Six Feet Under.
The critically acclaimed HBO drama, which ran from 2001-2005, starred a pre-Parenthood Peter Krause and...
Parenthood's Season 5 finale could've easily served as a series ending, and a satisfying one at that, so much so that both the drama's showrunner and its stars wondered if the network would feel it was the right place to end.
"I got nervous watching [the finale] because I felt like, that kind of leaves it in a place where the network can very easily say, 'Oh, that's a nice ending to a series," Peter Krause told a theater full of fans Saturday at the show's ATX Television Festival panel, moderated by this reporter. Added showrunner Jason Katims, "This year, I honestly was hedging my bets. More than any other [season], I didn't know whether the show was going to come back and I thought it was a good chance we wouldn't."
Mae Whitman, Matt Lauria
[WARNING: The following story contains major spoilers from Thursday's season finale of Parenthood. Read at your own risk!]
NCIS: New Orleans has nabbed Scott Bakula for the lead role, TVLinereports.
Bakula will play NCIS Special Agent Pride, who's driven by the need to do what's right.
NCIS boss on the "challenge" of Ziva's exit and "very positive" reaction to Bishop
Happy New TV Year! With the Winter Olympics only a little more than a month away, the networks are wasting no time premiering new and returning shows through January, making this almost as busy a month for programming as the heights of September. Let the winter midseason begin.
BACK TO SCHOOL: Some underdogs adopt a never-say-die mentality. In the fringe world of wackiness known as NBC's Community, it's more like never say graduate, as the cult comedy returns for an against-the-odds fifth season with back-to-back episodes (Thursday, 8/7c) once again under the warped tutelage of mercurial series creator Dan Harmon. (For more on his and the show's comeback, go here.)
Mae Whitman, Craig T. Nelson
[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Thursday's episode of Parenthood. Read at your own risk (and preferably with tissues handy!)]
After a relatively calm beginning to Parenthood's fourth season, emotions kicked into high gear on...
Dax Shepard, Peter Krause
Adam (Peter Krause) and Crosby (Dax Shepard) are taking another big risk together on Parenthood.
After joining forces to open The Luncheonette recording studio two seasons ago, the Braverman brothers decided last week to take another chance and form their own record label. But will they be able to...