TWoP 10: Most Disappointing New Shows of the Summer

by Angel Cohn August 17, 2012 6:00 am
TWoP 10: Most Disappointing New Shows of the Summer

Thank goodness for our returning shows, because otherwise this would have been a tough TV summer. While Teen Wolf, Suits, True Blood and Breaking Bad have all delivered week after week, most of the new programming of the last few months has left a lot to be desired. Breaking Pointe was fun and we're oddly obsessed with the surreal Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, but too many other freshman series were underwhelming at best. Here's what let us down the most:

TV on DVD: Tuesday, August 6, 2013

by Ethan Alter August 6, 2013 6:00 am
TV on DVD: Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Worst Halloween (episode) ever.

Todays TWoP News: Friday, November 2, 2012

by Ethan Alter November 2, 2012 3:15 pm
Todays TWoP News: Friday, November 2, 2012

Time to put these animals back in their cages.

Today's TWoP News: Friday, May 18, 2012

by Ethan Alter May 18, 2012 4:25 pm
Today's TWoP News: Friday, May 18, 2012

The upfronts are over. Time to start speculating about Glee's future again!

USA Network Upfront 2012: Characters, Extremely Defined Jawlines Still Welcome

In what was truly a breath of fresh air after several weeks of upfronts madness, yesterday's USA Network presentation at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall -- the final event of the season -- didn't feature a single word from any executive. It's a long-standing tradition at the cabler to have their stars do the talking, which means a minimum amount of industry speak... and way more scripted banter. Since USA has acquired the syndication rights to Modern Family, the highlight of the evening was a digital short of series co-creator Steven Levitan standing in front of the Pritchett-Delgado house saying how excited he was to be part of the USA family, only to have Ed O'Neill, in character as Jay, come out and angrily demand, "Hey, get the fuck out of my driveway!" It was followed with the Modern Family framed-moment title song , where the casts of each USA original series held up a little frame until the final shot ended on the Modern Family theme final still. Another highlight, especially to WWE fans, was the announcement that in honor of Monday Night Raw's 1,000th episode, the series will now be expanded to three hours every week.

Today's TWoP News: Wednesday, May 2, 2012

by Ethan Alter May 2, 2012 5:20 pm
Today's TWoP News: Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Call it Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Ad Man.

Today's TWoP News: Monday, April 16, 2012

by Hillary Goldsmith April 16, 2012 4:16 pm
Today's TWoP News: Monday, April 16, 2012

Seacrest IN!

Today's TwoP News: Friday, March 16, 2012

by Hillary Goldsmith March 16, 2012 5:18 pm
Today's TwoP News: Friday, March 16, 2012

Nothin' grim about this.

Today's TWoP News: Friday, March 9, 2012

by Hillary Goldsmith March 9, 2012 4:12 pm
Today's TWoP News: Friday, March 9, 2012

Thank you, AMC.

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