Michael Slezak has exhaustively covered the past seven seasons of American Idol, recapping hundreds of episodes, conducting in-depthinterviews with the show’s finalists, and hosting the popular Web series Idoloonies, Idolatry, and Realité. In the process, he has become one of the nation’s leading Idol experts, appearing on Good Morning America, Today, CBS’ Early Show, NPR and Fox News, and even writing an essay for the New York Times (titled “Worshipping at the ‘Idol’ Church”). Since joiningTVLine in January 2011, Slezak has dug deeper into the reality genre, also providing morning-after commentary on The X Factor, The Voice, Dancing With the Stars, Project Runway, Survivor, The Next Food Network Star, So You Think You Can Dance, The Glee Project, and Glee, to name a few. He has also helped launch a series of popular bracket tournaments at TVLine, including the Ultimate Law-Enforcement Crush, ‘Glee’ All-Time Best Musical Number, and ‘Renew Our Show’ 2011.
HTGAWM Boss Offers Ray of Hope in #UnderTheSheet Reveal, Teases 'Shocking' Twist in 2017 Premiere
There’s dead, and then there’s “TV dead” — when you don’t actually see the victim’s body or the whole thing was an elaborately staged fakeout or, y’know, “secret twin.”
But make no mistake, the character revealed to be “under the sheet” READ MORE & GRADE THE FINALE
Empire Recap: The Cold Light of Décolletage
Her name is The Ghost of Rhonda Lyon, and she approves this mess…
Hold up. Are we entirely sure Empire‘s late white hope would applaud READ MORE
The Voice Top 12 Results Recap: Did the Right Singer Get the Boot?
Remember like two weeks ago when everyone in The Voice-aloonie nation was convinced Adam Levine’s team was weaker than an infant hamster with a severe case of ennui? READ MORE
The Voice Predictions: Who's at Risk on Top 12 Results Night?
Can pollsters and prognosticators be trusted in the wake of last Tuesday’s presidential election?
The Voice Top 12 Performance Recap: I Do Want to Miss Some Things
Like a skeletal hand clawing its way up from the grave in a zombie-apocalypse thriller, Aerosmith’s “I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing” (aka The Asteroid Song) (aka The Most Done-to-Death Ditty in Reality Singing Competition History) broke through the serne surface of The Voice‘s Top 12 performance night, terrorizing READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
HTGAWM Recap: Trigger Warnings — Plus: Charlie Weber Breaks Down That Frank/Annalise Explosion
HTGAWM's Charlie Weber on Frank's 'Desperation' to Get Back to Annalise
Empire Recap: Brothers at Arms
Cookie, get the broom!
Look, Empire‘s Hakeem Lyon has as much right to a sibling squabble as the rest of us. But when Babyface Finster READ MORE
The Voice Top 20 Performance Recap: Who Survived the Brutal Eliminations?
I will not use the words “rigged” and “election” in the same sentence this week — GACK! JUST DID! — but nevertheless, I suspect history won’t look too kindly on The Voice‘s “historic” decision to use real-time voting (and same-night eliminations) for Season 11 Top 20 performance night. READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
HTGAWM Recap: Mother Flogger — Plus: Luna Lauren Vélez Talks Wild But 'Not So Crazy' Fan Theories
Ooooh, so the puppy bites after all!