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 Preview Video: Will Second Blind Be the Charm for Reggae Artist?
What’s more nerve-wracking than your first Blind Audition on The Voice? How about your second attempt at bat?
In the following exclusive preview video from tonight’s episode READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
The Good Wife Recap: The Road to Bail Is Paved With Good Intentions
At least once a week on The Price Is Right, you can see a beautiful woman run her hand across the back of a chair and not feel a thing (aside from “What is the actual retail value?”).
So with that in mind, let’s all bow down to the incomparable READ MORE
Chris Pratt Hosts SNL: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches
We count him among the Guardians of the Galaxy (and as the nation’s newest box-office titan, to boot), but is Chris Pratt a master of the sketch-comedy format?
Jeffrey Tambor: Amazon's Transparent Is Part of a Civil-Rights 'Revolution' (and Funny, Too)
Don’t be afraid of Transparent, Amazon’s new comedy about a 70-year-old transgender woman breaking the news of her late-in-life gender transition to her three children and ex-wife.
Series star Jeffrey Tambor says that while READ MORE
How to Get Away With Murder Premiere Recap: Did ABC's New Shondaland Drama Slay You?
There’s nothing quite like a nighttime autumn bonfire with a group of close friends. Sharing stories, sipping vino, maybe even toasting some marshmallows.
Red Band Society Recap: Mommies Dearest
Paging Ellen and Portia. Please come to the Ocean Park Hospital children’s unit — STAT. Red Band Society, Fox’s delightful (but somewhat ratings-challenged) freshman drama needs you.
OK, OK, maybe Red Band Society doesn’t truly require America’s most famous lesbian couple READ MORE
'Vintage' SNL Series Kicks Off Saturday With Richard Pryor's 1975 Hosting Gig
Red Band Society's Charlie Rowe Talks Leo's Hospital Escape, Absent Parents
Red Band Society takes a vacation from Ocean Park Hospital — with a misbegotten trip to a frat-house kegger — when the charming freshman drama airs its second episode tonight (9/8c, Fox).
“Leo steps over the line. He goes way past the line, in fact, in terms of READ MORE
The Voice Blind Auditions Recap: Phar-really Got a Hold on Me [Updated]
This just in: It might be time for Blake Shelton and Adam Levine to sit out a cycle of The Voice.
Seven seasons in, the show has unearthed a coach so sincere, so charming, so deeply and beautifully connected to the music, that it’s hard to imagine any sane contestant from any genre not gravitating READ MORE
The Voice Season 7 Premiere Recap: Do You Si What They Si? [Updated]
I’m too lazy to Google it, but I’m pretty sure Jim Carrey had movie maybe 10 years ago where his character said “yes” to everything, all the time, immediately.
Somehow, that same madcap spirit seems to have infiltrated Season 7 of The Voice — where READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLLS