The Shield

A corrupt and brutal L.A. detective runs an elite squad by his own rules in a neighborhood ravaged by drugs and gangs. Unusually gritty and graphically violent, but seldom less than riveting, 'The Shield' gets its biggest jolt from the breakout performance by Michael Chiklis as the complex and volatile Vic Mackey. The drama made Emmy history when he won (more…)

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Marco D'Amore, <em>Gomorrah</em>

Italy's Dark Crime Drama Gomorrah Is Your Next Obsession

If you've been paying even the smallest amount of attention to the expanding world of television, it's clear the U.S. has produced some of the world's finest and most addicting programs of the last 20 years. But the rest of the world is producing equ… Read more

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Family Meeting, Part 1 Season 7, Episode 13 Nov 25, 2008 Subscription

As Vic hopes his immunity deal will help keep his family together, and Shane takes extreme measures to keep his pregnant wife from being charged with murder, Dutch finds he’s a suspect in the disappearance of a teenage serial killer’s mother.

Possible Kill Screen Season 7, Episode 12 Nov 18, 2008 Subscription

As Mara kills in order to keep her and Shane on the run, the confession Vic makes in exchange for immunity and to salvage his career stuns his federal handlers.

Petty Cash Season 7, Episode 11 Nov 11, 2008 Subscription

As Claudette and Dutch work to get Mara and Corrine’s cooperation, and Vic offers to negotiate a drug deal between Beltran and city’s gangs, Shane threatens to expose the Strike Team’s criminal past.

Party Line Season 7, Episode 10 Nov 4, 2008 Subscription

As he puts a price on Shane’s head, Vic is asked to prove his loyalty to Beltran by killing Pezuela.

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Catching Hell
With five outs remaining in Game 6 of the 2003 NLCS, a foul ball descended from the cold Chicago sky, seemingly destined for the glove of Cubs left fi (more…)
Lincoln: Man or Myth
Abraham Lincoln remains our country's most beloved president--but nearly 200 years after his birth, we're still trying to piece together a true pictur (more…)
Tyson Griffin vs. Bart Palaszewski
09:10 — Bart Palaszewski is an all-action warrior making his UFC debut after a long stint in the WEC and will be gracing the Octagon for the first time agains (more…)
RJ's Choice
Season Two opens on a confused RJ, who is haunted by his friend Lily while yearning for his dream girl Jenny Swanson. Also, Miles deals with the rami (more…)

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Keri Russell, Holly Taylor, and Matthew Rhys, <em>The Americans</em>
The Americans' Emmy Nominations Finally Give FX the Recognition It Deserves

It's about time

Michael Jace
The Shield's Michael Jace Convicted of Second-Degree Murder

The actor is best known for his time as Julien Lowe on the famed FX series

Walton Goggins
Walton Goggins Returning to Sons of Anarchy for Final Season

One of Sons of Anarchy's most beloved recurring characters is returning to help say goodbye. Justifi…

Michael Jace
The Shield's Michael Jace Pleads Not Guilty to Killing His Wife

Actor Michael Jace, best known for playing Officer Julien Lowe on FX's The Shield, pleaded not guilt…

Michael Jace
Michael Jace Formally Charged With the Murder of His Wife

Michael Jace, the actor known for playing Officer Julien Lowe on FX's The Shield, has been formally…

Michael Jace
The Shield Actor Michael Jace Charged with Fatally Shooting Wife

The Shield actor Michael Jace has been charged with fatally shooting his wife, CNN reports.

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  • Premiered: March 12, 2002
  • Rating: TV-MA
  • Premise: A corrupt and brutal L.A. detective runs an elite squad by his own rules in a neighborhood ravaged by drugs and gangs. Unusually gritty and graphically violent, but seldom less than riveting, 'The Shield' gets its biggest jolt from the breakout performance… (more)

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