Josh Stamberg, Lauren Graham
That Carl is looking better and better every week on Parenthood.
After taking Sarah (Lauren Graham) to a fancy black tie dinner last week — where he was being honored, no less — Carl (Josh Stamberg) stops by Sarah's apartment with a very interesting proposal: a job opportunity!
Returning winter shows: Where we left off
In this exclusive sneak peek from Thursday's episode (10/9c, NBC), Carl explains that...
Here's some not-so good news, Human Beings: Community returned down for its fifth season premiere Thursday.
The NBC comedy's first episode drew 3.7 million viewers and a 1.3 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, down six tenths from last season's opener, but it was on par with its May finale. The second episode bagged ...
Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny Mccarthy
Our top moments of the week:
8. Don't Caption This Award: MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry lands in hot water during her "What's So Funny About 2013?" segment when her panelists, actress Pia Glenn and comedian Dean Obeidallah, take aim at Mitt Romney's grandson Kieran, who is black. "One of these things is not like the others; one of these things is not the same," Glenn says after the family's Christmas photo pops up. Obeidallah adds: "I think that this picture is great. It really sums up the diversity of the Republican Party. The RNC — at the convention — they find the one black person." Harris-Perry chimes in as well, joking that...
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.)
Jimmy Kimmel Live with Matt Damon
Torture! Clones! Betrayal! Sexting! And just sex! From touching series finales (adieu, 30 Rock and The Office!) to Game of Thrones' brutal Red Wedding, 2013 was brimming with fantastic hours of television. TVGuide.com has compiled the top 25 episodes. Which ones made the cut? Tune in all week to see the full list.
What were the best TV shows of 2013?
Here are the first five in our countdown.
James Spader, Kevin Bacon, Andrew Lincoln
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Do you know who the mole is on The Blacklist? —Dominic
NATALIE: When the NBC drama returns, everyone who was in attendance during Garrick's incursion on the black site will be a suspect, and a familiar face will end up on Red's hit list. See, he's determined to avenge Luli's death, taking down anyone and everyone who was involved in the raid.
Will Joe Carroll have to rebuild his cult on The Following since he's been presumed dead for a year? — Megan
ADAM: The number of Joe's followers does seem to have dwindled as the new season begins, and those that do remain...
ABC and CBS enjoyed nice bumps Thursday with NBC falling back to Earth without The Sound of Music Live!
CBS reclaimed its usual Thursday throne, led by The Big Bang Theory(18.5 million, 5.3), which grew 10 percent. The Millers (12 million, 2.9) followed, growing 21 percent. The rest of its lineup ...
Tatiana Maslany, Claire Danes
Remember when the Golden Globes nominated Smash last year? Good times. There was no comically WTF nomination like that in Thursday's batch, but the Hollywood Foreign Press Association kept us on our toes. Check out our surprises and snubs below, and then tell us yours.
Another one of Sarah's former flames is returning to Parenthood!
John Corbett is set to reprise his role as her troubled...
Kunal Nayyar and Melissa Rauch
CBS topped Thursday, led by The Big Bang Theory.
The comedy drew 18.6 million viewers and a 5.2 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, on par with last week. Two and a Half Men (8.6 million, 2.1) was also flat, while the ...