Jan 21, 2015 10:00PM ET
Audiences were promised King Lear and Def Jam, not Suge Knight's Mystic River. So why are we getting more of the latter?
Jan 14, 2015 10:00PM ET
Two Atlantic writers try to figure out just what kind of show Empire really is.
Jan 12, 2015 8:36AM ET
The Golden Globes' TV categories proved the Hollywood Foreign Press Association is on the cutting edge—hardly new territory for the organization.
Jan 9, 2015 9:00AM ET
The sixth season of Fox's former hit treads unfamiliar ground—failure for star Rachel Berry—but no one's heart seems to be in it.
Jan 7, 2015 10:00PM ET
Two Atlantic staffers evaluate the promise and potential pitfalls telegraphed in the Fox musical drama's premiere.
Dec 31, 2014 4:13PM ET
The late Edward Herrmann will be remembered for many different roles. For a lot of young people, his Gilmore Girls character is the most indelible.
Dec 31, 2014 9:59AM ET
Chris Stein's collection of behind-the-scenes images—many of his bandmate Debbie Harry—tell a compelling story in Chris Stein/Negative.
Dec 30, 2014 11:35AM ET
The film wants to conclude happily, but downplaying Alan Turing's tragic demise does a disservice to his legacy.
Dec 29, 2014 8:52AM ET
The podcast Gilmore Guys has drawn a devoted following by taking an affectionate but critical look at a beloved TV show.
Dec 22, 2014 12:23PM ET
The partnership between the Bettie Page and Bunny Yeager is celebrated in the recently released photo book Bettie Page: Queen of Curves.
Dec 15, 2014 11:33AM ET
Nicki Minaj's third full-length album isn't full of the hard rap she promised, but offers an intimate introduction to the woman behind the work.
Dec 2, 2014 10:15AM ET
Children's book writer Tim Federle's latest project: Hickory Daiquiri Dock, a cocktail recipe book that puts a grown-up spin on nursery rhymes.
Dec 2, 2014 8:14AM ET
Breakaway's second single heralded the arrival of a new star, a new sound, and an all-time karaoke classic.
Nov 25, 2014 8:22AM ET
Robbie Rogers's new autobiography is dull—and that’s not a bad thing.
Nov 14, 2014 10:52AM ET
Beyond the Lights could be better, but its does reveal a star destined for bigger things.
Nov 7, 2014 1:57PM ET
ABC needs a monster hit that gets strong social media buzz on Thursday nights—and luckily for Scandal, another show is shouldering that burden this season.
Oct 30, 2014 11:46AM ET
This is a show full of people indulging in their worst behaviors, so regressive "bottom shaming" isn't irresponsible writing. It's consistent.
Oct 28, 2014 7:31AM ET
A scene in the Michael Keaton-starring movie gets at a central conflict now facing Broadway.
Oct 25, 2014 3:49PM ET
She has left country behind, but her new album's a blast.
Oct 24, 2014 8:12AM ET
Ashlee Simpson's lip-sync debacle on Saturday Night Live a decade ago was the beginning of the end for her—and for her family, once a celebreality dynasty in the making.
Oct 21, 2014 5:55PM ET
Dallas's team may have had good reason to drop the first openly gay NFL draftee from its practice squad, but that doesn't make the news any easier to take for supporters.
Oct 17, 2014 3:04PM ET
Not all TV is perfect, but some shows' ambition trumps their weaker moments.
Oct 15, 2014 2:02PM ET
The actor who played Sex and the City's Mr. Big has joined an old, ugly tradition: slut shaming.
Oct 15, 2014 7:31AM ET
Idina Menzel is confused that her Christmas album is out before before Halloween—but the early release is actually a good thing for her, and for the public.
Oct 10, 2014 3:15PM ET
Nintendo's mascot melee series Super Smash Bros. just released its first handheld version. Playing it makes you feel lonely.
Oct 9, 2014 8:00AM ET
Old-fashioned networks, not buzzy cable channels, are producing more boundary-breaking heroines like Viola Davis's character on ABC's How to Get Away With Murder. Why?
Sep 26, 2014 3:07PM ET
In honor of her Cosby anniversary, we remember another shining moment from Rashad celebrating a birthday this year.
Sep 26, 2014 1:19PM ET
We had a lot of hopes for Scandal's fourth season yesterday. Somewhat surprisingly, the show did just about everything right.
Sep 26, 2014 12:26PM ET
The joke's being extrapolated a bit from the original verbiage, but that doesn't change the fact that #TheDailyShowGoneTooFar is trending.
Sep 26, 2014 10:00AM ET
The day Revenge strayed from the central conflict between its two female leads was the day it lost itself. Luckily, it's found its way back.