ABC has one of the most diverse fall programming slates in TV history, and critics want to know why.
At the Television Critics Association press tour Tuesday, ABC chief Paul Lee fielded questions from reporters pushing for a more detailed explanation for why ABC greenlit three ethnic family comedies (Anthony Anderson’s Black-ish, Cristela Alonzo’s Cristela, and Eddie Huang’s Fresh Off the Boat, coming midseason), plus another drama series starring a… Continue reading Critics push ABC to explain diverse fall lineup—and how Jewish ‘The Goldbergs’ are
“Peter will learn things about his past that will inform his future in very provocative ways,” so says director Marc Webb in this pretty cool trailer commentary that runs almost nine minutes. In it, Webb joins other cast members like Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Dane DeHaan in breaking down some of the trailer’s biggest moments by filling in some background information that’s pertinent to… Continue reading Watch: Marc Webb and His 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Cast Explain What's Happening in the New Trailer
For two guys whose films are often cryptic, impenetrable or even flat-out bizarre, Joel and Ethan Coen present the work they do to make them in a remarkably mundane way. Cozied up in a hotel room in Beverly Hills to talk about their latest project, Inside Llewyn Davis, they never hold back in explaining how they came up with their ideas for the 1960s-set character study… Continue reading Dialogue: The Coen Brothers Explain the Inspiration Behind 'Inside Llewyn Davis'
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Something about Zooey Deschanel throws off TV critics. At last year’s press tour panel for her Fox hit New Girl, a reporter wanted to know when did she realize that she’s “adorable.”
This time at the semi-annual event, she was asked to explain her name. That was the question — can she “explain her name.” Like it’s a riddle. Or… Continue reading Critic asks Zooey Deschanel to explain her name
Note: If you haven’t yet watched Thursday’s (Dec. 6) episode of “Scandal,” you’ll probably not want to read the following post. Spoilers — big ones — ahead.”Scandal” followed up last week’s shocking ending — the shooting of President Grant (Tony Goldwyn) — with an episode Thursday that ended with almost as big a jaw-dropper.
By every appearance, the shooter is none other than Huck (Guillermo Diaz)… Continue reading 'Scandal': 5 theories that could explain why [spoiler] shot Fitz