Topic: FOX

Andy Samberg’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine Is The 30-Minute SNL Sketch We Didn’t Ask To See

Andy Samberg's Brooklyn Nine-Nine Is The 30-Minute SNL Sketch We Didn't Ask To See

I’ve got audible sighs to go around for FOX’s new comedy, Brooklyn Nine Nine, which stars Saturday Night Live alum, Andy Samberg.To be fair, as an SNL skit, it would be entertaining and even probably funny. But as a half-hour show, it’s not really either of those things. Actually, how about we play an interactive game called “Let’s See If This Show Idea Makes Any Sense To You”? More »

Sleepy Hollow Dabbles In So Many Concepts That I’m Worried It’ll Lose Its Fun

Sleepy Hollow Dabbles In So Many Concepts That I'm Worried It'll Lose Its Fun

The show was definitely fun, and it had an appealing spookiness that made me even more excited about Halloween and pumpkin-flavored things than I already was. The problem was that it isn’t just a contemporary twist on Washington Irving’s story. It’s also a cop drama and a revisionist history. Oh, and there’s also a biblical element and a storyline about witches. And the show introduces all of these concepts in the first episode. More »

As Always, TheMasterChef Premiere Will Make You Hungry (Or Horny If You Like Gordon)

As Always, TheMasterChef Premiere Will Make You Hungry (Or Horny If You Like Gordon)

Do not watch MasterChef if you’re hungry. I made that mistake. It’s in the same mistake category as going grocery shopping when you’re starving or to Target with the idea of buying just a couple of things. If your appetite isn’t peaked by the (for the most part) delicious dishes that the contestants are whipping up, you certainly get enough British eye candy by having Chef Gordon Ramsey on screen for most of the time.

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Candice Glover’s Performance Last Night Is A Reason Not To Cancel American Idol

Candice Glover's Performance Last Night Is A Reason Not To Cancel American Idol

After watching Candice Glover’s tour de force performance of Bruno Mars’ “When I Was Your Man” from last night’s top four show, I’m starting to have hope that the show could get back to its roots and actually make a unique and incredibly talented artist a star. Which is why this is a really bad time for the show’s ratings to be at an all-time low for Wednesday nights. More »