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 Recap: The Curious Case of Un-Pushed Buttons [Updated]
“WHY AREN’T YOU ALL TURNING YOUR CHAIRS? TURN YOUR CHAIRS! TURN THEM! TURN THEM!”
ABC's black-ish Casts Jenifer Lewis as Anthony Anderson's Mother
You can’t spell “smother” without “mother” — a lesson that will be abundantly clear now that Jenifer Lewis (Meet the Browns, Strong Medicine) has boarded black-ish in the recurring role of Dre’s (Anthony Anderson) overbearing mom.
Lewis’ character Ruby is described as follows: READ MORE
Mistresses Renewed for Season 3
The forecast for Summer 2015 is steamy with a high chance of exposed man-torso.
The Voice Recap: Ear Factor [Updated]
You know when your restaurant table has a wobbly leg and the waiter promises to fix it, but no amount of wadded-up napkins or coasters or old baguette can seem to even things out? That’s kind of how I felt about most of the performances from Night 3 of The Voice‘s Season 7 Blind Auditions. READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
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