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  1. “Person of Interest” Keeps Hope Alive for Shaw — What Happens Next?

    TV writers are much more gung-ho about drastic changes than their show’s audiences. “Person of Interest” fans had a tough time dealing with the loss of Detective Carter (Taraji P….

    CTV_Feb23
  2. “The Late Late Show”: Wayne Brady vs. John Mayer

    “The Late Late Show” is replacing long-time host Craig Ferguson with James Colden. Unlike its fellow late-night comrades, “The Late Late Show” had some fun with the hosting transition, welcoming…

    CTV_Feb20
  3. How Do TV Shows Keep Viewers During a Long Hiatus?

    It is difficult to keep fans loyal to a show when there are so many other options available. The task becomes even more difficult when a series goes on a…

    Outlander_Feb16
  4. Three Reasons “Rizolli & Isles” Is One of the Best Buddy Cop Shows

    Based on characters created by best-selling crime author Tess Gerritsen, TNT’s hit series “Rizolli & Isles” is a true odd couple story. Tough, brash Boston PD detective Jane Rizzoli (Angie…

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  5. Why “SNL” Is Still Here After 40 Years

    “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) is the longest running show of its kind and it just celebrated 40 years on the air. As many of us tend to do with successful…

    Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special - Season 2015
  6. Hit or Disaster? Upcoming TV pilots That Could Go Either Way

    Networks take a risk on every new series pilot, and it can be tough to predict when a perfect storm of good writing, cast chemistry, and timing create a hit….

    CTV_Feb16
  7. Bobby Moynihan’s 5 Best “Weekend Update” Characters

    While most “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) viewers were raving about host Blake Shelton’s recent performance, I was roaring over cast member Bobby Moynihan’s newest “Weekend Update” character, Riblet. And, like…

    BobbyMoynihan_Feb11
  8. Interview with Mara Marini, “Parks and Rec’s” Brandi Maxxxx

    CableTV sat down with Mara Marini the actress who plays Brandi Maxxxx on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation.” She’s appearing on two upcoming Parks and Rec episodes and we wanted to…

    Brandi Maxxx_Feb10
  9. Unique Dating Tips from FX’s “Man Seeking Woman”

    The new FX series “Man Seeking Woman,” is a romantic comedy told from a male point of view, where Josh Greenberg (Jay Baruchel) deals with his disastrous dating life by…

    MAN SEEKING WOMAN -- Pictured: Jay Baruchel as Josh. CR: Matthias Clamer/FXX
  10. Is ABC Ready to Commit to “Forever”?

    ABC series “Forever” has been flirting with death since its premiere. Though many predicted an early exit from primetime, the network granted the show a full-series order. The tepid live…

    CTV_ForeverABC_Feb6