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.
The Voice Season 9 Top 12 Ranked! Which Contestants (and Coaches) Have the Momentum?
The Voice‘s Season 9 Top 12 will hit the stage tonight (8/7c on NBC) in an attempt to live out the title of a Gwen Stefani song and “spark the fire” in the hearts (and voting fingers) of the American public. READ MORE & VIEW RANKINGS
The Good Wife Recap: How Alicia Got Her Gov Back
For the average person, frozen mini tacos can only be considered foreplay if the evening is building toward putting on sweatpants, watching some TV and vowing to make better decisions regarding the container of arugula turning to black sludge in the back of the fridge. READ MORE
Elizabeth Banks Hosts SNL: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches
After last week’s laughs-free, Donald Trump-hosted catastrophe, even a boiled parsnip probably would’ve sounded like an upgrade in the Saturday Night Live emcee department.
Thankfully, Elizabeth Banks’ time in Studio 8H ultimately proved READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
SNL Ditches Cold Open for Bilingual Message of Solidarity With Paris
HTGAWM's Conrad Ricamora on Oliver's OMG Sex Scene, Stealthy Sleuthing, Life-or-Death Moment
Should Supergirl Hide Herself Better? Where's Scandal's Mellie? Squicky Supernatural Vibes? And More TV Qs
We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, we’re lobbing queries left and right about shows including Girl Meets World, Jane the Virgin, NCIS and Scandal! READ MORE
How to Get Away With Murder Recap: Jesus, Take the Deal
We know somebody’s going bang-bang into Annalise Keating’s chest on next week’s How to Get Away With Murder. But there are bangs of the non-bullet variety — four of ’em, if you catch my drift — in the calm before the violence. READ MORE
Empire First Look: Rosie O'Donnell Arrives — But Who's Hanging With Her?
Diners are America’s great equalizers — feeding everyone from the Cookies to the Porshas (though maybe not the Boo Boo Kitties).
How to Get Away With Murder: Who Shot Annalise? Odds on 15 Suspects!
How to Get Away With Murder‘s Annalise Keating may be 50 shades of boss — but no one would exactly describe her as nice.
That wouldn’t be a problem, really, except for the fact that READ MORE & REVIEW THE SUSPECTS