Category Archives: Television

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: To Air Behind Vampire Diaries

The word that Deadline has received is that the new version of the ’80s Beauty and the Beast is going to be airing behind The Vampire Diaries on the CW beginning this fall. Says Deadline, “The series, starring Kristin Kreuk, is one of five new scripted series the CW has picked up for next season — the most in the ... Read More »

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Series Pick Up by the CW

The CW has announced a number of new series pick-ups for the next television season, among them Beauty and the Beast. Describes The Hollywood Reporter, “Loosely based on CBS’ Beauty and the Beast series from the 1980s, this is a modern-day romantic love story with a procedural twist.
 Smallville‘s Kristin Kreuk is the Beauty to Jay Ryan’s Beast. Austin Basis, ... Read More »

GRIMM: “Woman in Black” – Season Finale

NBC has released the official synopsis for the first season finale of Grimm, “Woman in Black,”  which airs on May 18th. It reads: “The search for the mysterious gold coins intensifies as the body count in Portland rises. As Nick (David Giuntoli) delves deeper into his life as a Grimm, a trail of grotesque murders reignites the search for the ... Read More »

ONCE UPON A TIME: “An Apple Red As Blood”

In “An Apple Red as Blood”, the penultimate episode of Once Upon a Time‘s first season, Henry plead with Emma to stay in Storybrooke and continue her quest as the savior of the fairytale dwellers, and Regina concocts a plan that could rid her of Emma forever. Meanwhile, back in the fairytale land that was, Snow White enlists the aid ... Read More »

GRIMM: Season 2 Begins in August

Deadline.com is reporting that NBC is likely to launch season two of Grimm in August rather than September or October. The reasoning behind this seems to be that with the network airing the Summer Olympics, there will be a major promotional opportunity to get the word out about the show and an opportunity to best capitalize on that publicity by ... Read More »

DOROTHY: Ms. Gale is Coming to E!

E! Entertainment television is interested in bringing Dorothy Gale (as in The Wizard of Oz) to the network, but not as some sort of expose. Instead, the network is actually look to create a drama around the character! E! will be announcing its schedule this evening at its annual upfronts, but here’s what they’ve said so far: “DOROTHY – Inspired ... Read More »

BATTLE OF THE BEASTS: Movie Bytes Looks at Two Takes on Beauty and the Beast

Emma Watson will star in Beauty and the Beast for Guillermo Del Toro! But Beyond The Trailer host Grace Randolph gives you the details on her competitors – Kristin Kreuk for The CW and a new princess to be determined for ABC’s Beauty and the Beast to be paired with Once Upon a Time! Can Emma Watson and Guillermo Del ... Read More »

WHO’S WHO IN BEAUTY & THE BEAST: Brian J. White

In the CW pilot reboot of Beauty and the Beast (which stars Kristin Kreuk as Catherine Chandler and Jay Ryan as Vincent), actor Brian J. White portrays a character named Joe Bishop. Get to know Brian better with this Wikipedia biography: PERSONAL LIFE: Brian Joseph White was born near Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Estelle (Bowser), a financial advisor, and ... Read More »

MERLIN: Season Finale Preview

The True King of Camelot Meets His Destiny in “The Sword and the Stone, Part 2,” the Fourth Season Finale of MERLIN this Friday on Syfy. And note:  The legend’s most iconic moment arrives for Arthur, Merlin and all of Camelot in March 30 episode.    With Camelot firmly in the grasp of Morgana and her reign of terror, Merlin ... Read More »

ONCE UPON A TIME: Robert Carlyle on Mr. Gold & Rumpelstiltskin

In a wide-ranging interview with the Scottish Express, actor Robert Carlyle discussed the ABC series Once Upon a Time and his dual role of the enigmatic Mr. Gold and Rumplestiltskin.  “I’m a lucky man to be a part of this show,” he said. “It must cost somewhere in the region of two or three million pounds an episode. Back home ... Read More »