Who should “win” this season of The Bachelor?

The BachelorPhoto: ABC/Craig Sjodin Though it’s ostensibly about “dating” or “finding love,” ABC’s The Bachelor is inherently a competition that a group of 30 or so people are all trying to win—though what it means to “win” means something different to each person. Oh sure, they all say they’re there to meet their true love … Read more

The NBC revival (slowly) finds its rhythm

Melissa Rauch and John LarroquettePhoto: Jordin Althaus/NBC/Warner Bros. Television night court—the new night courtthat is, which is the sequel to the old night court—has a pretty big question on its hands, right from its opening moments. And it’s one headier than any of the legal issues that cross the bench of Judge Abby Stone (Melissa … Read more

What’s on TV, Jan 1-5: Kaleidoscope, Star Wars: The Bad Batch

Giancarlo Esposito in Kaleidoscope; A still from Star Wars: The Bad Batch; Brianne Howey in Ginny & GeorgiaPhoto: David Scott Holloway/Netflix; Lucasfilm Ltd.; Amanda Matlovich/Netflix Welcome to What’s On, our weekly picks of must-watch shows. Here’s what you need to watch from Sunday, January 1, to Thursday, January 5. All times are Eastern. [Note: The … Read more

Voyager Role Is His Finest Acting Moment

screenshot: Paramount As 2022 ends, it’s hard to say that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has had a more influential year in his acting careereven if that influence was his long-in-the-making Black Adam movie almost singlehandedly tearing apart the DC cinema slate for years. But was it his year as an actor? Absolutely not, because that … Read more

Season 5, Episode 4, “Horses In Heaven”

Kelly Reilly as Beth Dutton and Wes Bentley as Jamie Dutton in yellowstone Photo🇧🇷 Paramount Network After decades of enforcing “frontier justice” to protect the Yellowstone Ranch and the Dutton family’s legacy, all of it came this close to being torn down because of a bar fight. This week’s episode of yellowstone“Horses In Heaven,” is … Read more

Do the Kardashians even need a show anymore?

(From left) Khloé, Kim, and Kendall KardashianPhoto🇧🇷 Courtesy of Hulu Now that season two of The Kardashians has wrapped on Hulu, we’ve got a lot of questions. And not about what happened this season, or what to expect in the next one. No, we’re actually trying to figure out bigger picture stuff here. Like just … Read more

Chevy Chase out, Donald Glover in for Community movie, says creator

Donald Glover; Dan Harmon; Chevy Chasephoto: Cindy Ord; Bryan Bedder; Jean Baptiste Lacroix (Getty Images) The prophecy is finally being fulfilled of six seasons and a Community movie, praise be to Peacock. Just what kind of movie it will be still unclear, but enough it to say that (most of) the gang is getting back … Read more

30 Years Old, Great Home for Cartoons

We here at io9 have talked at length about cartoons, whether it’s cartoons from our childhoods that we’ve loved, or more recent ones that deserve a wider spotlight. And when it comes to western animation, you can’t talk about it without talking about one channel in particular. Cartoon Network on October 1, 1992. A year … Read more

Here are all the winners from the 2022 Emmy Awards

Emmy Statue photo: ANGELA WEISS/AFP (Getty Images) Television’s biggest night is here. The 74th Emmy Awards are coming to us live from Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater. Saturday Night Live’s Kenan Thompson serves as our emcee this evening, as the program seeks to further improve its ratings as it returns to pre-pandemic form. HBO’s … Read more

The Good Fight season 6 review: A worthy, timely being off

André Braugher as Ri’Chard Lane and Christine Baranski as Diane Lockhart photo: Elizabeth Fisher/Paramount+ A warning for fans of The Good Fight: The sixth and final season feels different. The Paramount+ original returns after its stellar fifth season—which included COVID hallucinations and Hal Wackner’s copy-house court—with a more muted, realistic vibe. There are no Epstein-scale … Read more