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NBC ‘Apocalypse’ Dramedy Taps Rob Lowe and ‘The Office’s Jenna Fischer, Okay Then

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 21, 2015 @ 2:34 PM
NBC
Compounding the shortage of post-apocalyptic TV these days, NBC has made some curious choices in the realms of dystopian drama and comedy (goodbye ‘Revolution’ and ‘Parks,’ hello three-camera!), so why not combine the two? The peacock has recruited Rob Lowe, ‘The Office’’s Jenna Fischer and Megan Mullally for a new hour-long dramedy, fittingly enough titled ‘Apocalypse.’

Marvel’s ‘Agent Carter’ Preview: Howard Stark Shows Peggy “The Blitzkrieg Button”

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 21, 2015 @ 12:43 PM
Marvel / ABC
Marvel’s ‘Agent Carter’ series took the week off to accommodate President Ellis Obama’s State of the Union address, but next Tuesday will see Peggy back in action, with Howard Stark in tow as thumbs circle “The Blitzkrieg Button.” See the return of Iron Man’s pappy and a mysterious new villain in the first photos from next week’s ‘Agent Carter!’

Watch ‘Archer’ Show Conan O’Brien the Sexual Thrill of Killing

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 21, 2015 @ 9:57 AM
TBS
FX’s ‘Archer’ has sustained plenty of impressive guest voices over the years, but rarely does the script flip to see the rest of the world become animated. That said, watch Conan O’Brien get a sexual thrill out of killing in an ‘Archer’-ized short against Russian mobsters!

‘SNL’ Preview: Blake Shelton and Cecily Strong Have Heart Attacks, Die

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 21, 2015 @ 12:48 AM
NBC
‘SNL’’s choice to follow up Kevin Hart’s 2015 premiere hosting with ‘The Voice’ coach and newbie Blake Shelton pulling double duty seemed a risky venture, but the Southern singer fits in just fine by his first promos with cast member Cecily Strong. Watch Shelton get his obligatory chair-spin (and call out that punk Adam Levine) in our first look at this weekend’s ‘SNL!’

‘Justified’ Final Season Premiere Review: “Fate’s Right Hand”

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 20, 2015 @ 10:15 PM
FX
‘Justified’’s 6th and final season takes aim with its 1st 2015 installment in “Fate’s Right Hand,” as Raylan (Timothy Olyphant) presses Ava and a freed Dewey Crowe to turn on Boyd, while the man himself plans a daring bank robbery for his new employers.

‘Parks and Recreation’ Review: “William Henry Harrison; Leslie and Ron”

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by Britt Hayes January 20, 2015 @ 9:25 PM
NBC
Although a lot has changed in the fictional TV years since we last saw the cast of ‘Parks and Recreation,’ some things never change, like Leslie’s unflappable determination, and Ron’s stubborn attitude. These two butting heads over their ideals is nothing new, but there’s something kind of unsettling about the cavalier and stoic way with which Ron approaches his business—he’s always been a libertarian with anti-government and pro-capitalist views, but who could imagine a Ron who makes deals with a business like Gryzzl?

‘The Flash’ Review: “Revenge of the Rogues”

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by Ryan McGee January 20, 2015 @ 7:55 PM
The CW
It feels like forever since ‘The Flash’ last aired an original episode, so it’s great to finally have this entertaining show back on the air. It’s also a month later in the fictional world of the show when things start back up tonight in “Revenge of the Rogues,” and it seems as if Barry Allen and company are still nursing their wounds from the events in “The Man In The Yellow Suit.” But while plenty of people are hurting in Central City, ‘The Flash’ shows no signs of losing its light touch in the all-too-often dark world of Hollywood comic book adaptations.

‘Game of Thrones’ IMAX Trailer Unboxes New Season 5 Footage

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 20, 2015 @ 3:13 PM
HBO
Earlier today ‘Game of Thrones’ teased a look behind the scenes at season 5, but the upcoming IMAX screenings will be even bigger, and not just literally. The George R.R. Martin fantasy drama has released a new trailer for its forthcoming IMAX presentation, unboxing a brand-new bit of footage from season 5 to boot!

PlayStation’s ‘Powers’ TV Series Sets March Premiere, New Poster

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 20, 2015 @ 2:23 PM
Sony
Sony PlayStation’s forthcoming entry into the original content arms race, ‘Powers’ has flexed plenty of footage and photos of its impending premiere, but with little sense of how the Brian Michael Bendis superhero drama would be rolled out. Now, Sony has revealed a March start date for the Sharlto Copley-starring ‘Powers,’ including its release schedule and a brand-new poster.

New ‘The Walking Dead’ 2015 Trailer: “We Do What We Need to Do, and Then We Get to Live!”

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 20, 2015 @ 12:48 PM
AMC
‘The Walking Dead’ season 5 previewed its 2015 return by shouting angrily into the mist a few weeks ago, but the latest trailer for AMC’s February 8 premiere will stir much more passion. Thunderstorms rage, and zombies litter the streets in the latest trailer for ‘The Walking Dead’ season 5's return!