Why Friday Night’s Alright for Returning TV Shows

Why Friday Night’s Alright for Returning TV Shows

Why Friday Night’s Alright for Returning TV Shows

TV Line Fall TV Grid 2017

Several TV shows I watch are making the move to Friday nights this coming TV season and while most of Twitter was up in arms about their favorite shows moving to the so-called “Friday Night Death Slot”, I was actually pretty pleased with the scheduling moves. (Here’s the Fall 2017 TV Schedule for reference.)
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2017 Broadcast TV Cancellations & Renewals: The Aftermath

2017 Broadcast TV Cancellations & Renewals: The Aftermath

My Broadcast TV Watch List

The traditional broadcast TV season is over, which means one of two things: either the shows you love are on hiatus, or gone for good. To find out the fate of your favorite shows, check TVLine’s Renewal Scorecard. (It also means TV By The Number’s Cancel Bear is in hibernation once again.)

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Completely Arbitrary 2016 TV Superlatives

Completely Arbitrary 2016 TV Superlatives

Best TV of 2016

Peak TV” is not a myth. There’s a lot of damn fine shows to watch essentially all year round these days, which makes selecting these superlatives both easier and more difficult. I obviously can only watch so much, so there’s a hundred percent chance I’ve missed something or somethings. Thankfully the list below is completely subjective and doesn’t actually matter. So without further ado, here’s my picks for the best of 2016.

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Escape Reality With These Election Episodes

Escape Reality With These Election Episodes

SNL Clinton Trump Debate 2016

This Presidential Election has been rather divisive, but I think we can all agree on one thing – it needs to be over. So after you cast your vote on Tuesday, why not take your mind off things with some TV. No, I’m not recommending you watch the 24-hour news cycle, I recommend checking out these election day-inspired episodes.

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TV Panels and More at NYCC 2016

TV Panels and More at NYCC 2016

NYCC 2016 Panels

New York Comic Con 2016 is officially in the books. It was a whirlwind of early mornings, late nights, long lines, and lots of TV. From panels and virtual reality experiences to books and sneak peeks there was never a shortage of things to do and see. In my two days at NYCC I was able to catch nine panels and spend some time wandering the showroom floor. Here’s the highlights:

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Notable Moves on the 2016 / 2017 TV Schedule

Notable Moves on the 2016 / 2017 TV Schedule

TV Shows Changing Networks

Every new TV season brings changes to the TV guide as shows shift time slots, move nights, and even change networks. Here’s a handful of the most notable moves for the upcoming 2016-2017 TV season.

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2016 May Sweeps, Cancellations, and Upfronts, Oh My!

2016 TV Finale Roundup

It’s been an extra busy few weeks in the world of television. Most broadcast TV series have signed off for the summer, renewals and cancellations have been handed down, new shows have been announced, and fall TV schedules have been unveiled.

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When Showrunners Exit: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

When Showrunners Exit: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Nashville on ABC

Earlier this week news broke that Nashville’s current showrunner would be replaced by Marshall Herskovitz and Ed Zwick. Now on one hand this is good news for Nashville fans since it seems to indicate that a fifth season is likely; however, handing over the reins of a TV show can seriously alter the tone of a show, for better or worse.  

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