Television

Netflix’s ‘Gilmore Girls’ revival promises heart, family & community spirit

What makes the new Gilmore Girls trailer such a phenomenon? There's a deeper message of support and strength behind Lorelai…

‘The Walking Dead’: why am I so faithful to this shocking show?

This show is so far removed from the virtues of humanity I believe in ... but maybe that's the very reason I'm hooked on it.

The funny faith of Stephen Colbert

“Faith ultimately can’t be argued, faith has to be felt,” The Late Show host Stephen Colbert said in an interview. “Logic itself, I don’t think, for me, and you know—Aquinas might say differently—will not lead me to God. And, so, hopefully I can use my mind to make my jokes, and not deny my love for God at the same time.”

Fixer-Uppers Chip & Joanna Gaines: the 4 family ‘values’ they live by every day

Strong in faith & family, the ever adorable Gaineses are admired as much for their life off-camera as they are…

Sexing up classic tales on TV: an unwelcome ‘Twist’

As networks turn meaningful classic tales into shallow procedural cookie-cutter TV shows, viewers who are searching for depth are left bored and frustrated.

48 things we love about actor Jim Caviezel

Happy Birthday, Jim Caviezel. Here are 48 things you didn't know (but will soon love) about The Passion of the Christ star.

‘Stranger Things’: why an intellectual like me is hooked on this new Netflix creep-fest

Sci-fi happenings, missing children, and family dysfunction: how could Netflix's new hit show Stranger Things starring Winona Ryder not be…

‘The Exorcist’: this fall’s scariest new show might also be its most religious

Fox's new series, The Exorcist" premiering tonight and based on the famous 1973 movie by the same name, is not…

6 fall TV shows begging for your attention (that just might deserve it)

This fall's TV lineup is full of heart, hilarity, surprising animation, and the adorable Kristen Bell. Here's why we can't wait to watch The Good…

6 Emmys moments we can’t stop talking about (PHOTOS)

No awards show is complete without a few surprising laughs ... or a few genuinely beautiful moments. Here's what stood out to us at the Emmy Awards this year.

ABC’s ‘Speechless’ nails the reality for families with disabled kids … hilariously

When I learned last spring that ABC had scheduled Speechless, a new 30-minute comedy about…

15 years since Mister Rogers signed off & and oh how he’s missed (VIDEOS)

On the anniversary of his last show, we're feeling nostalgic about the Reverend Fred Rogers, a man who used a…

Spend a week living in a ‘Fixer-Upper’ home

Always wanted to see what those home renovations done by HGTV's Chip and Joanna Gaines really look like? Now you can.

CNN anchor sheds tears for Syrian boy—we all should (VIDEO)

CNN Anchor Katie Bolduan shows us that sometimes the most professional thing you can do is remember to be a human being.

Why we need more real, messy, sleep-deprived moms on television

TV usually glosses over the hard realities of early parenthood. Newborn Moms, a new show from ABC, aims to change that—in a very funny way.