'Blindspot': New truths uncovered about Avery's fate

Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Friday’s episode of Blindspot. Read at your own risk! The plot thickens in the case of Jane’s daughter Avery. After viewers learned last week that Avery (Kristina Reyes) was still alive, Friday’s Blindspot provided a major clue to Weller (Sullivan Stapleton) and Patterson

Ann Curry 'not surprised' by Matt Lauer scandal

Former Today co-anchor Ann Curry discussed the departure of Matt Lauer in her first TV interview since the scandal. Sitting with the CBS This Morning team, Curry — who was ousted from Today in 2012 — was first asked by anchor Norah O’Donnell about the #MeToo movement. “I think it’s,

The Blacklist: James Spader, Megan Boone talk making it to 100 episodes

After five seasons of twists, turns, and more blacklisters than we can count, The Blacklist will hit 100 episodes on Wednesday. The NBC thriller debuted back in 2013 with a simple premise: Former U.S. Naval officer-turned-high-profile criminal Raymond Reddington (James Spader) surrenders to the FBI, offering up a list

Bill Murray makes surprise SNL appearance as Steve Bannon

Saturday Night Live returned from its holiday hiatus with a bang. The episode hosted by actor Sam Rockwell — who just won the Golden Globe for his performance in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missoouri — got off to star studded start with Bill Murray popping up as Steve Bannon in a

Blindspot recap: Season 3, Episode 9

Blindspot Blindspot only took a few weeks off over the holidays, and we probably all need to thank the show for that. None of us could have handled a month or two of sitting with the words Weller spoke to Jane at the end of the midseason finale: “You

'Blindspot': Jane makes heartbreaking decision over Weller reveal

Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Friday’s episode of Blindspot. Read at your own risk! How did Jane react to the news that Weller killed her daughter during Blindspot‘s winter premiere? Spoiler alert: Not very well at all. Though Jane (Jaimie Alexander) was initially in denial that Weller (Sullivan

Rise bosses address 'straight-washing' controversy

The minds behind NBC’s new drama Rise are responding to accusations that they “straight-washed” their main character after comments made by the showrunner were misconstrued. The series, which follows a teacher who takes over his local struggling high school drama department, is very loosely inspired by Michael Sokolove’s book

Blindspot recap: Season 3, Episode 6

Blindspot Considering how often Weller almost dies each and every week on Blindspot, it’d make sense for him to change careers and find something a little more safe and secure, especially now that he’s trying to live a somewhat peaceful domestic life with Jane. Early on in “Adoring Suspect”

Blindspot recap: Season 3, Episode 7

Blindspot Blindspot‘s third season got off to a great start, a shift in the timeline moved the characters in new directions, giving this season a fresh look while not exactly hitting the reset button. There was great promise in Jane boasting new tattoos and the reveal that Roman had

Blindspot recap: Season 3, Episode 8

Blindspot If there’s one thing that Blindspot understands, it’s that you go into the holiday break on a high note and leave your viewers wanting more. “City Folks Under Wraps” does just that. It’s a thrilling, fast-paced, tense hour of television that expertly plays with our understanding of the

The Blacklist recap: Season 5, Episode 9

The Blacklist “You know the one thing I’ve learned in all my time out here alone? Men just get in my way.” Ladies and gentlemen, Elizabeth Keen. I didn’t know exactly what The Blacklist’s midseason premiere would bring us, but I certainly wasn’t anticipating a Lizzie bottle episode, and given

Good Girls: Mad Men star Christina Hendricks previews her new series

To read more about winter TV, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands now, or buy it here. Don’t forget to subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW. Three suburban moms are about to give a new meaning to the phrase “breaking bad.” (Think: less meth and

The Blacklist 100th episode: Nathan Lane goes up against Red

To celebrate our Winter TV Preview, EW is bringing fans 25 Scoops in 25 Days. From now until the end of the month, follow the hashtag #25Scoops25Days on Twitter and Instagram to keep up with the latest — and check EW.com/25scoops for all the news and surprises. Nathan Lane is heading

This Is Us paved the way for NBC's Rise, says Jason Katims

This Is Us is the gift that keeps on giving for NBC. According to Rise boss Jason Katims, the success of the emotionally-charged hit drama about the Pearson family has helped pave the way for other character-driven dramas, like his upcoming midseason entry. Rise follows Lou Mazzuchelli (Josh Radnor) as

What NBC plans to do about potential Super Bowl protests

PASADENA, California — US television network NBC, broadcaster of this year’s Super Bowl, will show any players who kneel during the pre-game national anthem to protest racial inequality, the game’s executive producer said Tuesday. Several dozen National Football League players kneeled, sat or locked arms during “The Star-Spangled Banner”

‘SNL’ Does Its Best To Catch Up On A Summer Of Trump Jokes

“Saturday Night Live” returned with vengeance in its 43rd season Saturday, doing its best to catch up with President Donald Trump’s escapades over the last few months. In a rushed cold open, “SNL” hit on Puerto Rico, football protests, and administration shake ups, to name a few.  The season opened

John Legend to Star in NBC’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert’

John Legend has been tapped for the title role in NBC’s live staging of “Jesus Christ Superstar,” set for Easter Sunday. “We’re all overjoyed to have world-class musical artist and producer John Legend starring as Jesus,” said Robert Greenblatt, chairman of NBC Entertainment. “This score demands a singer with an amazing

WWE chief Vince McMahon considers astonishing move to bring back the XFL

Vince McMahon is reportedly considering reviving the failed American football league, the XFL. In 1999, American broadcaster NBC and the WWE got together to create the professional league but its only season took place during the winter and spring of 2001. The league featured eight teams that played 10 games each, and

Trump uses Matt Lauer firing to attack NBC chair

President Trump responded to NBC’s firing of Matt Lauer in minutes on Wednesday and urged an investigation into the network’s chairman Andrew Lack. “Wow, Matt Lauer was just fired from NBC for ‘inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace.’ But when will the top executives at NBC & Comcast be

Selena Gomez Says Francia Raisa Saved Her Life With Kidney Transplant

Selena Gomez got teary-eyed in her first television interview since revealing her kidney transplant surgery in September. The singer sat down with NBC News alongside her best friend and kidney donor, Francia Raisa, for an interview that will air on “Today” on Monday and Tuesday of next week.  “My kidneys were just

Simon Cowell making sitcom about a middle-aged music mogul

Simon Cowell looks set to make a sitcom about a middle-aged music mogul. Yep, really. The X Factor judge is executive producing a scripted comedy called A&R for NBC, according to Variety. The show itself will follow a hip young music label, which is thrown into disarray when its owner

Hurricane Telethon Ratings: ‘Hand in Hand’ Draws 15.7 Million Viewers

“Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief Telethon” drew 15.7 million total viewers across the Big Four broadcast networks on Tuesday, according to Nielsen overnight data. The hourlong special aired from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Of the four networks, NBC drew the largest audience for the telethon with

“Monday Night Football’ legend passes away at 72

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Don Ohlmeyer, the “Monday Night Football” producer who came up with the phrase “Must See TV” in leading NBC to the No. 1 prime-time spot, died Sunday. He was 72. “It is with heavy hearts we share that Don Ohlmeyer, our beloved husband, father and grandfather, has

NBC boss wants to bring back Frasier

If you're a classic NBC TV show and you haven't been thought of for a revival, you might start to feel quite bad. After talking about potentially bringing back 30 Rock, The West Wing, The Office US and ER, NBC boss Robert Greenblatt – who was behind the network's