'Glee' will bring plenty of eyes to FOX this Thursday as the musical dramedy drops its season 5 Beatles theme to pay tribute to the death of actor Cory Monteith in "The Quarterback." Last week we caught our first look at the new episode that begins a brief hiatus for the series, while FOX has released both the full track list and songs from the somber hour.
'The Simpsons' has been having itself a banner week, boasting the talk of the town with Guillermo del Toro's upcoming "Treehouse of Horror" couch gag, but the good news doesn't stop there. Joining 'Sleepy Hollow's early renewal for 2014, 'The Simpsons' has officially been guaranteed a return for season 26, while 'The Daily Show' vet John Oliver has been chosen to lend his voice to an upcoming episode.
Fall TV 2013 has largely gotten into full swing on the broadcast end, and where FOX's 'Sleepy Hollow' became the first out of the gate to earn a surprise renewal, it seems ABC's 'Lucky 7' has the distinct honor of becoming fall 2013's first network cancellation. Meanwhile, FOX's Andy Samberg-centered 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' may end up the second series up for renewal, so how's the race going?
Having aired its two-part Beatles tribute, 'Glee' season 5 will next tackle the difficult subject of addressing Cory Monteith's tragic death in next week's "Farewell to Finn" tribute, "The Quarterback." The first footage of the somber new episode has emerged, along with new comments from series creator Ryan Murphy on filming of the difficult episode.
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Well, that was fast! Just three episodes into its inaugural run, FOX has already decided that its modern 'Sleepy Hollow' will return for a second season in 2014. The Roberto Orci-Alex Kurtzman supernatural time-travel drama marks the first among the season's major new offerings for a renewal, though FOX has taken a slightly unusual step in securing that Ichabod Crane and Abbie Mills will return next year.
It may not have made much of a difference in the case of AMC's 'Low Winter Sun,' but UK breakout hit 'Broadchurch' will do a bit of leading man recycling when FOX crafts its Americanized version. 'Doctor Who' favorite and UK 'Broadchurch' star David Tennant has been tapped to reprise his role as the detective anchoring the murder-mystery, but what will be different about the American 'Broadchurch?'
We've heard quite a bit about 'The Simpsons'' twenty-fifth season, from its rich vein of celebrity guest stars, to the 'Homeland' parody that gripped this past Sunday's premiere, but is the spectre of death once again lurking about Springfield? Like Maude Flanders before, it seems one long-running 'Simpsons' character has been targeted for a permanent exit for the aging animation staple.
'Glee' will kick off its fifth season tonight with the first two Beatles-centric episodes, though the majority of fans have been eager to learn how the upcoming third episode "The Quarterback" will handle actor Cory Monteith and his character Finn Hudson's death. We've seen a brief summary of the tribute episode to date, and now series creator Ryan Murphy has revealed a first look at the emotional goodbye.
'Glee' season 5 has very much been giving off sunshine and rainbows for its inaugural two episodes of the season, dual-parted Beatles tribute "Love, Love, Love" and "Tina in the Sky with Diamonds," leading us to wonder how promotion will handle the third episode memorial to Cory Monteith after the September 26 premiere. Now, the first synopsis for "The Quarterback" tribute episode has arrived, giving us our first look at how 'Glee' says a very real goodbye.