The 10 Most Underrated TV Performances of 2011

When you think back on the year’s standout small-screen performances, no doubt you’ll think of Madeleine Stowe’s turn as a hot, hot piece of ice on Revenge. You’ll recall the Jim Parsons/Mayim Bialik tag team on The Big Bang Theory. You’ll hail the cast of Modern Family (possibly, in particular, in the warp-speed Christmas episode).

But since the holidays are a time for reflection, why not take TVLine’s lead and consider a few performances that you might have overlooked the first time around? Read More

Happy Endings Season 2 Scoop: Max Gets Serious, Megan Mullally Sings, and Time Travel!

Watch out hipsters and zombies — Happy Endings is back this Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 9:30/8:30c, right after Modern Family. But the ABC comedy isn’t resting on its Season 1 laurels. No, the sophomore run will have more guest stars (Parks and Recreation scene stealer Megan Mullally!), more romance (Dave and Alex: Round 2?) and, of course, more hilarious adventures (did you see our Halloween preview?). Read More

Happy Endings' Adam Pally Reveals His Top 5 Reasons to Tune In (Ahem, Topless Cuthbert!)

ABC’s edgy new rom-com, Happy Endings, makes its second attempt at wooing viewers this Wednesday at 10/9c, with not one but two new episodes. To that end, we gave funnyman Adam Pally – who plays the quick-witted Max — an outlet to give potential fans five reasons why tuning in for a late-night helping of Endings will indeed make you… happy. (And one of those just might involve a topless Elisha Cuthbert!) Read More

Happy Day: Elisha Cuthbert Reveals Why ABC's Edgy Rom-Com Stands Out From the Pack

If you have yet to fall in mad love with any of those perfect TV couples stopped at romantic traffic lights, ABC’s Happy Endings just may be the midseason comedy to catch your eye.

Premiering this Wednesday at 9:30/8:30c with back-to-back episodes (before settling into its 10 pm slot next week), the series kicks off with a wedding gone wrong, when Elisha Cuthbert‘s Alex jilts husband-to-be Dave (FlashForward‘s Zachary Knighton) at the altar. When Alex comes slinking back Read More