A day in the life of Jack Bauer would go so much easier if anyone would just listen to him when he barks commands like, "Stop that couple!" Fat chance when what seems like half the armed personnel of the CIA's London bureau have guns pointed at the good guy instead of the fleeing bad guys.
Will they never learn? Apparently not. Which is no doubt exactly the desire of the fans who've been waiting four long years — that's roughly 35,064 hours in real time — for 24, one of TV's most electrifying thrillers, and Kiefer Sutherland as its beleaguered yet seemingly indestructible hero to snap back into action. The novelty — and thus, a bit of the edge — is gone as Fox's 12-part 24: Live Another Day seeks to prove that less is more, slowly revving up the comfortably formulaic engine while visceral split-screen editing once again intensifies the literally explosive twists. And yet, because a sad, mad, badass Jack Bauer is the only Jack we've ever known, there's something grimly satisfying when he mutters bleakly to one of his few allies, "I don't have any friends."
It's official: Gwen Stefani has signed on to The Voice as a coach for the show's upcoming seventh season, NBC announced Tuesday.
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The Following saw a small bump for its Season 2 finale.
The thriller, which followed a Bones rerun, drew 4.8 million viewers and a 1.5 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic Monday, up a tenth from last week. It is, however, down significantly from its Season 1 closer, which nabbed 7.8 million and a 2.6.
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NBC topped the night with The Voice (11.4 million, 3.0), which was flat, and The Blacklist (10.9 million, 2.7), which ...
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The Voice topped Monday with its first live show of the season.
The two-hour episode, which featured a mic snafu, drew 11.1 million viewers and a 2.9 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, down five tenths from last week. The Blacklist (11.2 million, 2.8) returned flat.
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There hasn't been any hollaback from NBC about whether or not Gwen Stefani will sit in one of The Voice's big red chairs next season, but the No Doubt lead singer and fashion icon was a hot topic on the red carpet Monday after ...
The Voice may be welcoming another new face this fall.
Gwen Stefani has reportedly signed on as a coach for the show's seventh season, TMZ.com reports.
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Stefani, 44, would replace Christina Aguilera, who announced her pregnancy in February. NBC declined to comment on the report.
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Aw, geez. Fargo had a modest debut Tuesday.
The well-received drama bowed to 2.65 million viewers, with 1.02 million in the 18-to-49 demographic. That's slightly below FX's most recent launch, The Bridge in July, which drew 3.04 million. Counting encores, Fargo pulled in 4.15 million and 1.79 million in the demo.
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