Sarah Jones Given Lead Role in Alcatraz

Fox recently picked up the J.J. Abrams-produced series Alcatraz, which explores the mysteries and secrets of the famous prison. The show will be about a group of Alcatraz prisoners who disappeared 30 years ago and reappear in modern times. The…
Fox Orders Christian Slater Comedy

The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed announced that Fox has ordered a new comedy for midseason starring Christian Slater. The midseason show is called “Breaking In” and stars Slater and Brett Harrison. The premise, which revolves around a group of top…
Fox Renews The Simpsons for 23rd Season

Wow. Hard to imagine I was 4-5 when The Simpsons first aired. Fox just announced that The Simpsons will be coming back for a 23rd season which will take it to a grand total of 515 episodes. A lot of…
Banksy Directed Opening of The Simpsons

Renowned political graffiti artist Banksy storyboarded and directed the opening to Sunday night’s episode of The Simpsons. Honestly, I’m kind of surprised it wasn’t censored by Fox considering it’s anti-corporate sentiment. I guess if you’ve been on TV for 20+…
Lone Star Cancellation Means Moving Human Target

With the cancellation of Lone Star, Fox had a scheduling problem on their hands. Because Lone Star couldn’t perform well for the network, Lie to Me will replace it as the show on Monday nights following House. Lie to Me…
Old Media in a New Media World

I’m really getting tired of seeing this whole soap opera played out over and over. Aging industry doesn’t adapt to changing times and consumers. Consumers take it upon themselves to change. Aging industry gets mad at consumers and continues doing…
First Cancelation of the Fall Season – Lone Star

The fall season is just a couple days old and we already see our first cancelation. It seems that Fox is going to be announcing that Lone Star, their heavily hyped and critically acclaimed drama, will be getting the ax…
The New Apple TV

Apple announced their new Apple TV yesterday. They’ve not had much success with the set-top box in the past, but that might change with the lowered price tag and ease of use of the new unit. If you’re not familiar…