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 Comeback Premiere Recap: Valerie Does Another Classic Audition
“I get it now, OK? I didn’t get it before. I took myself too seriously, y’know? I didn’t know I was playing a character — I thought it was me. I get it now, OK?”
Welcome to the current world of The Comeback‘s Valerie Cherish READ MORE
Good Wife Recap: Bishop Takes Pawn?
If you lie down with sharks, there’s a good chance you’ll get eaten alive.
Marvel's Agent Carter Adds The Americans' Costa Ronin
Costa Ronin is trading one set of agents for another.
The actor, who played KGB operative Oleg on The Americans, is joining the cast of ABC’s upcoming Marvel’s Agent Carter. He’ll play READ MORE
The Good Wife: 10 Burning Questions That Are Driving Us Crazy!
Stressful. Unpredictable. Scathingly funny. Decidedly dense with plot. Those are just a few of the ways we’d describe The Good Wife‘s whirlwind sixth season. READ MORE
Girls Season 4 Trailer: Hannah Slapped! Jessa Arrested! Shosh Unemployable!
“No one is moving to Iowa ever,” declares Marnie, kicking off Girls‘ official Season 4 trailer. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
How to Get Away With Murder Recap: Who's Exhumin' Who?
“Little Sam,” you’ve got some explaining to do!
Three weeks ago, you made the How to Get Away With Murder nation collectively yell “oh, Hell, no!” when Annalise Keating found a picture of you READ MORE
Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? Returning to Fox Lineup
Better brush up on your Common Core — Fox is bringing Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? back to its primetime lineup. READ MORE
How to Get Away With Murder Adds Oscar Winner Marcia Gay Harden
Red Band Society Sneak Peek: Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old... Fiancée?
Bumping into your ex-fiancée? Awkward. Bumping into her at work — where she’s just snagged the job you’d been coveting? Welcome to the uncomfortable new world of Red Band Society‘s Dr. McAndrew (Dave Annable).
TVLine has an exclusive video preview of READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Celebrity Apprentice Finally Gets Return Date; Cast Includes a Jonas, a Gosselin
The Celebrity Apprentice, which has been missing from NBC’s schedule since its Spring 2013 cycle, is returning to the NBC lineup on READ MORE