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‘True Detective’ Season 2 Wishes It Had Jessie’s Girl, Casts Rick Springfield

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 10, 2014 @ 7:17 PM
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Where can we find her, a woman like that? HBO’s ‘True Detective’ seeks to answer this very question, and will go straight to the source for an answer. That’s right, “Jessie’s Girl” artist Rick Springfield will lend his vocal and physical talents to the dark and dreary drama serial with a part in ‘True Detective’ season 2, and we’d tell you who he is, but the point is probably moot.

FX ‘Fargo’ Season 2 Adds Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 10, 2014 @ 2:50 PM
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Quickly becoming a sought-after property by its Emmy wins, FX’s ‘Fargo’ adaptation recently put offers out to two sought-after stars, albeit without official confirmations yet. Now, Kirsten Dunst and ‘Breaking Bad’ star Jesse Plemons have become the first official additions to season 2 of the Coen-influenced serial, but as whom?

‘SNL’ Preview: Martin Freeman and Kate McKinnon Ring in ‘The Hobbit’'s End

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 10, 2014 @ 1:55 PM
NBC
This past weekend's latest 'SNL' with three-time host James Franco didn't quite bring anything new to the table, but will the series have better luck with fresh blood from Martin Freeman? The first promos for the 'Sherlock' star's guest turn have arrived, and don't worry, there's plenty of 'Hobbit' references and British-isms for everyone.

David Letterman’s Final ‘Late Show’ Set for May 2015

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 10, 2014 @ 12:39 PM
CBS
Stephen Colbert has already begun making the final rounds of ‘The Colbert Report’ in preparation for his new CBS ‘Late Show’ hosting gig, but don’t expect David Letterman to vacate the chair just yet. The longest-running late-night host has officially set a departure date for May 2015, bringing an end to ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ as we know it.

HBO Standalone Streaming Service Eyed For April 2015

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 10, 2014 @ 11:58 AM
HBO
HBO surprised us all a few months ago with the revelation that cordcutters might finally have a solution, as the pay-cable network announced plans for an independent online streaming service in 2015. Now, an internal memo suggests that the new service will arrive with ‘Game of Thrones’ season 5 in April, also revealing some surprising prospects for the future of HBO GO.

‘Sons of Anarchy’ Series Finale Review: “Papa’s Goods”

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 10, 2014 @ 10:43 AM
FX
‘Sons of Anarchy’ season 7 roars out its 13th and ultimate episode of the final year, series finale “Papa’s Goods,” as Jax deals with the fallout of last week’s brutal deaths, trying to spare SAMCRO another visit from the reaper in the war with the Irish, Charlie Barosky and August Marks.

Watch Ben Stiller Describe the World's Worst Hot Air Balloon Ride

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by Kate Erbland December 10, 2014 @ 10:37 AM
Ben Stiller has accomplished a lot in his life -- this is the guy who created 'Zoolander,' after all -- but his dearest memory might just be a very unexpected one: that time he survived a hot air balloon ride. Said ride wasn't conceived of as a daredevil experiment, it was actually a fun part of a Stiller family vacation in Italy. It was supposed to be a good experience!

FX’s ‘The Americans’ Season 3 Trailer: “Don’t Let Your Conscience Get Us Killed!”

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 9, 2014 @ 11:44 PM
FX
FX critical Cold War darling ‘The Americans’ has offered up its usual stylish and elegant teasers for the new 2015 season, but with ‘Sons of Anarchy’ screeching to a halt last night, Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys are finally reporting for duty. Our first new footage trailer of ‘The Americans’ season 3 brings plenty of flying bullets and international intrigue - plus, who’s getting busted?

‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Midseason Finale Review: “What They Become”

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 9, 2014 @ 10:42 PM
Marvel / ABC
Marvel’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ assembles its tenth season 2 installment in midseason finale “What They Become,” as Skye finally comes face to face with her father, while Coulson and the team uncover the truth about the mysterious hidden city, and a larger connection to the Marvel universe is revealed.