The Malta Independent 18 September 2019, Wednesday

TV

Autumn brings new shows, streamers, chance of bigger TV tabs

Friday, 13 September 2019, 12:13 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Intrigued by a drama set behind the scenes of a morning TV show, with Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon in the cast? How about a supernatural series topped by Lin-Manuel Miranda or a comedy with...

In new Hulu series, RZA dives deep into the Wu-Tang 'Saga'

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 14:02 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

RZA could have created a Wu-Tang Clan biopic like the NWA-based "Straight Outta Compton" film, but felt the nine-member rap group needed more room to tell their story. That meant heading to television...

'Power' heads toward its finale, but its influence grows

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 09:42 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

With his characteristic bravado, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson believed in "Power" so much that he predicted the series would become a massive hit to cast members even before the first episode aired five...

Mindy Kaling, 'Four Weddings': optimistic without apology

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 08:07 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

Mindy Kaling is optimistic about life. Got a problem with that? Kaling's sunny — yet clear-eyed — view is on display in her film "Late Night," in which she stars opposite Emma...

Life-changing 'Power': Stars reflect on series' impact

Friday, 6 September 2019, 10:15 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

It's tough to overstate the impact of "Power." The series turned Starz into a must-watch cable network for many viewers, proved 50 Cent's instincts correct and along the way turned its characters...

Eddie Murphy to host 'SNL' for the first time in 35 years

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 10:42 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

Eddie Murphy will be returning to a place that helped launch his career — "Saturday Night Live." The comedian will be the host of the sketch comedy show on Dec. 21, marking the former cast...

ESPN documentary shows Bleier's emotional return to Vietnam

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 10:10 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

Rocky Bleier thought he made peace with what happened in a rice paddy in Vietnam on Aug. 20, 1969. What the former Pittsburgh Steelers running back didn't have though was closure until a trip...

Brian Austin Green would've skipped straight '90210' reboot

Monday, 2 September 2019, 09:43 Last update: about 16 days ago Associated Press

Brian Austin Green says if Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth and the other creators of "BH90210," had approached him with a standard reboot of the 90s drama, he would've said no. "I played David Silver...

A beaming 50 Cent, tough questions part of TV critics event

Friday, 30 August 2019, 09:13 Last update: about 19 days ago Associated Press

After the TV industry unveils its new-season schedules and series to advertisers in New York each May, it takes the show on the road to a swank Southern California hotel ballroom to coax attention...

Snow inside, but hot outside as casts work on holiday shows

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 10:33 Last update: about 21 days ago Associated Press

On a sunny summer day in the United Kingdom, cast and crew can be found inside a studio — sprinkled with snow. It's the seasonal disorder of television shows and films. In order to offer...

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