Empire Recap: One Coarse Meal
“Better be glad I don’t feel like no scene today — ’cause I’ll shut it down,” huffs Cookie Lyon, right after her ex-husband Lucious denies her access to a video shoot being run by his current flame Anika (code name: Bougie Ho) during this week’s Empire. READ MORE
Idol Recap: Minne(apolis) Pooper
True confession: I may be the only person in the United States who dramatically slid down a wall and let out a tortured “NOOOOOOO!!!!” after learning that American Idol will eventually cut back to one night a week midway through Season 14. READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
Mindy Project Adds Vanessa Williams
Another big name is joining The Mindy Project‘s on-call rotation: Vanessa Williams (Ugly Betty) will guest-star in an upcoming episode, TVLine has confirmed. READ MORE
Fox's Acerbic Detective Backstrom Is Not House, Says Star Rainn Wilson
Fox’s newest antihero Backstrom may sound familiar — caustic, sardonic, talented at his job — but he isn’t a House clone, Rainn Wilson asserts.
Bones creator Hart Hanson’s new series (premiering Thursday at 9/8c) READ MORE
Empire Boss Talks Show's Success, Dynasty Comparisons, Cookie's Conflict, Gay Slurs and Sons' Secrets
Fox’s Empire is off to a royally great start, tying How to Get Away With Murder as the TV season’s No. 1 debut, building on those numbers in Week 2 and earning READ MORE
American Idol Sneak Peek: A Good Case for a Piano in the Audition Room
Every American Idol hopeful wishes he or she possessed magic keys to advance directly to Hollywood Week. And based on the following exclusive video from tonight’s Minneapolis auditions (8/7c on Fox), it looks as though Jacob Tolliver has 88 of ‘em! READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Pilot Scoop: Fox Orders Luther Adaptation, Frankenstein Update
Undeterred by Gracepoint‘s demise, Fox has ordered a cast-contingent pilot based on the BBC drama Luther, as well as a modern riff on Frankenstein, TVLine has learned. READ MORE
Sleepy Hollow Recap: Antiques Horror Show
What Sleepy Hollow needs this week is a kickass, Abbie-and-Ichabod-against-impending-evil power hour.
What it gets is READ MORE
Gotham Recap: Shocks and Awwww
“What goes down must come up” — while not at all true, per physics — could describe the trajectory of Gotham episodes, seeing as the Fox drama again rebounded from a lackluster episode READ MORE
Empire's Taraji P. Henson: 'Shows With People of Color Can Make Money'
The secret to Empire‘s success?
“What you’re seeing is that shows with people of color can make money, they can be successful,” series star Taraji P. Henson said Saturday READ MORE