Halle Berry's new show "Extant" is the first of of a recent trend: Oscar winning or nominated black actresses headlining new network shows.
This Year's Emmy Nominations Are Same Old, Same Old
July 10, 2014
Tatiana Maslany! The Good Wife! The Americans!
When I finally read the story, after surrendering my name, email address, and birth date, I felt a little conned.
Stop Resurrecting Dead TV Shows!
July 01, 2014
"Community" is coming back for a sixth season (and maybe a movie). Yahoo should have let it rest in peace.
How the real-life friendship between Poussey and Taystee compares to what's on screen.
How Not to Write A TV Drama About Arab Dictators
June 25, 2014
This show, from the producers of "Homeland," is an offensively boring attempt to humanize dictators.
The clone thriller shows women fighting for control of their own bodies—and treating men like Bond girls.
This Summer's Abortion Comedy May Save the Rom-Com
June 09, 2014
That's right. A comedy about abortion.
'Orange is the New Black' Is Even Better in Season 2
June 06, 2014
We’re no longer seeing the prison through Piper’s eyes.
The Boring Sexism of HBO's 'Silicon Valley'
May 30, 2014
"Silicon Valley" doesn't skewer the tech world—the show just reproduces its toxic sexism.