The Immortal Kevin Fitzpatrick was born and raised in New York City, and that doesn't make sense. Kevin wears many hats, including actor, editor, and writer, but never yellow. The best things in life are Back to the Future, beets, Firefly and The Venture Bros. When not picking apart the minutia of pop culture in film and TV, Kevin can usually be found RIGHT BEHIND YOU.
Jeffrey Tambor Confirms ‘Transparent’ Exit Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations
It seemed unlikely of Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor to return for Season 5 in the wake of multiple harassment allegations, and the actor has now made the decision himself. Tambor confirms his exit from the Emmy-winning series, leaving its future unclear.
‘SNL’ Sets Saoirse Ronan and U2 as First December Guests
SNL may take time to carve the bird after host Chance the Rapper closes out November, but December has a Lady Bird all its own. Saoirse Ronan has been booked as our first Season 43 host of December, bringing a taste of Ireland with a veteran musical guest as well.
Dave Chappelle Sets New Year’s Special With a ‘Stranger’ Netflix Tease
There’s nothing strange about cozying up with a new Dave Chappelle special on New Year’s Eve, but there’s something Stranger about its first teaser. See for yourself, as the first look at Chappelle’s Equanimity gets turned up to Eleven.
It’s Double ‘Doctor Who’ in First Clip From Peter Capaldi’s Final Episode
No Doctor Who fan is ready to say goodbye to Peter Capaldi, though we’ll thankfully have no less than three Doctors to help him off. See One meet Twelve in a first clip from 2017 Christmas special “Twice Upon a Time,” and feel free to add your own TARDIS design critique.
‘Mad Men’ Producer Confirms Matt Weiner Harassment: ‘He’s an Emotional Terrorist’
Enough Hollywood harassment scandals have emerged in recent weeks that a few get lost in the shuffle. Mad Men creator Matt Weiner seemingly found cover, for instance, but now writer-producer Marti Noxon speaks up to corroborate the original account, describing Weiner as “an ‘emotional …
‘Runaways’ Review: Marvel’s Super-Kids Are Just All Right
Marvel’s ‘Runaways’ feels like ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ stretched to an ‘Iron Fist’ pace, but has a lot of super-powered potential hiding in its basement. Our early review, before the first episodes drop on November 21.
‘Transparent’ Star Trace Lysette Accuses Jeffrey Tambor of Sexual Harassment
Amazon was already considering a Transparent Season 5 without star Jeffrey Tambor, given recent allegations of sexual harassment, and it may now be a foregone conclusion. Star Trace Lysette not only corroborates the claims against Tambor, but adds that the actor “sexualized me with an over th…
‘Veep’ Confirms Season 7 Hiatus for Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ Cancer Treatment
It wasn’t long after Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ sixth Emmy victory lap that we learned troubling news of the Veep star’s breast cancer. Treatment has been progressing in good spirits, though executive producers have now confirmed that the seventh and final HBO season will put off film…
‘Transparent’ Is Considering Season 5 Without Jeffrey Tambor
Transparent fans were equally surprised and disheartened to find star Jeffrey Tambor among the Hollywood men accused of sexual harassment, and the series’ future may be a complex one as a result. A new report suggests that Transparent may follow the House of Cards example, and will consider a…
Was That ‘Wonder Woman’ Easter Egg on ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ a One-Off?
Now that the Arrow-verse appears to have its own Batman, can a Wonder Woman be far behind? This week’s Legends of Tomorrow dropped an Amazonian hint at one of DC Comics’ biggest characters, but producers might want us to cool our invisible jets for now.
‘Punisher’ Bullet Points: Everything You Need to Know for Marvel’s New Spinoff
We break down Marvel’s Netflix ‘Punisher’ for every ‘Daredevil’ detail you missed, and all the new allies and enemies caught up in Frank Castle’s war for the truth.
That ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series May Cost Over a Billion Dollars
A Lord of the Rings TV series came into sharper focus with Amazon’s official announcement, but what will it take to bring us back into Tolkien’s world? A new report suggests the multi-season prequel drama could cost practically all the gold in Smaug’s cavern.