The Once Upon a Time powers that be won't be going by the storybook this time.
On the midseason finale on Sunday, Rumplestiltskin (Robert Carlyle) was forced by his wife Belle (Emilie de Ravin) to step over Storybrooke's town line and thus into our magic-free world. Naturally, he's already devised a plan to get his previous life back, but it required allying with his former enemies, the Queens of Darkness...
Lana Parrilla, Sean Maguire
Now that the Snow Queen has counteracted the curse of Shattered Sight, Once Upon a Time is finally ready to let its Frozen story line go.
On the fairy-tale drama's midseason finale on Sunday (8/7c, ABC), we'll see one other benefit of Storybrooke returning to (relative) normalcy: Maid Marian (Christie Laing) will have thawed out after being frozen. That would normally make Robin Hood (Sean Maguire) a merry man, except for the fact that he lost his heart, figuratively, to Regina (Lana Parrilla).
Colin O'Donoghue and Jennifer Morrison, insert: Merrin Dungey
Merrin Dungey is everywhere, y'all.
The former Alias actress has guest-starred on everything from Shameless to Trophy Wife to Brooklyn Nine-Nine to Chasing Life in 2014. Next, she'll appear on Once Upon a Time as one of Disney's most well-known villains...
If this news doesn't scare you, no evil thing will: Cruella De Vil is coming to Storybrooke.
Even though Vlad (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) is Dracula's true hero, we can't help but root for Lady Jayne (Victoria Smurfit) a bit.
In this exclusive sneak peek from Friday's episode, the badass blonde takes on two vampire on a moving train -- in full Victorian get-up and heels, no less.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Thanks to Twilight, vampire fangs have gone limp. The monsters of lore have become neutered romantics, who'd rather swallow their every instinct than a pint of human blood. But finally, NBC has presented us with a bloodsucking alternative -- and one that will hopefully help combat the world's current vampire fatigue.
NBC has released the trailer for its new fall series The Blacklist, which will take over Revolution's timeslot on Mondays at 10/9c.
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In The Blacklist, the world's most wanted criminal (James Spader) mysteriously turns himself in...