morty

TV historian and Big Brother fan. Former contributor to The Philadelphia Inquirer TV section.

ABC Presents the Return of TGIF Friday Nights!

ABC is heralding the return of TGIF. TGIF originally was a block of family-friendly sitcoms. Get ready for an all-new era of TGIF on ABC! The season premieres of “Fresh Off the Boat,” “Speechless” and “Child Support” are coming your way Friday, October 5 beginning at 8|7c. It’s a night filled with big laughs and…

October is Spooktacular on ABC, Beginning With “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”

It’s a spooktacular Halloween countdown on ABC as the network’s comedies, “Dancing with the Stars: Juniors,” “Dancing with the Stars” and “America’s Funniest Home Videos” all celebrate with special programming leading up to the holiday. The week of October 29, frightening events take place on “General Hospital.” On Halloween, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” airs the 13th…

HBO Anthology Series “Room 104” Returns November 9

The anthology series ROOM 104 will return for its 12-episode second season, debuting two episodes back-to-back, Friday, November, 9 (11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO, followed by two more new episodes subsequent Fridays at the same time. From creators and executive producers Mark and Jay Duplass, the show is set in a single room of…

From Earthlings to Martians: Season 2 of National Geographic’s “Mars” Portrays What Life Could Really Be Like On the Red Planet [Video]

The Acclaimed Hybrid Series, Executive Produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, Returns Monday, November 12, with Veteran Showrunner Dee Johnson at the Helm Expert ‘Big Thinkers’ Including Elon Musk, Bill Nye, Ellen Stofan, Michio Kaku, Andy Weir, Leland Melvin, and Stephen Petranek Weigh in on the Conflicts Between Science and Industry As Humans Terraform…

The Netflix Original Thriller MALEVOLENT Starts October 5 [Video]

Brother and sister team Angela (Florence Pugh) and Jackson (Ben Lloyd-Hughes) are nothing more than scam artists. Preying on the grief stricken and the vulnerable, they convince the bereaved that Angela has the ability to contact the dead. It’s a simple con, until Mrs. Green (Celia Imrie) summons the pair to her home — the…

Tonight: CBS Premieres Two New Sit-Coms: THE NEIGHBORHOOD and HAPPY TOGETHER & FOOD: FACT OR FICTION? Returns on Cooking Channel

8:00PM CBS Series Premiere “The Neighborhood” “Pilot” A friendly conflict negotiator from Michigan moves his family to Los Angeles, where his wife works as a school principal, but it requires some work to get used to his new neighbors, one of whom worries about his extreme neighborliness. Cast: Cedric the Entertainer, Max Greenfield, Beth Behrs, Tichina…

FOX Premieres THE SIMPSONS, BOB’s BURGERS, and FAMILY GUY- CBS Premieres GOD FRIENDED ME and More!

TONIGHT ON FOX TONIGHT ON CBS ALSO NEW TONIGHT 7:30PM CBS “60 Minutes” Bill Whitaker continues to report on the beginnings of the opioid epidemic as he interviews a pain clinic doctor who received a 157-year sentence for drug trafficking; correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi interviews musician Sir Paul McCartney. Guest: Paul McCartney, Hosts: Steve Kroft, Lesley…

Tonight: 48 HOURS turns 30, Saturday Night’s Are Not What They Were

Tonight CBS will take a break from a day of College Football to air a rerun of their new “FBI” program and the 30thseason premiere of “48 Hours” Season Premiere: “48 Hours” 9:00PM on CBS “Click for a Killer” Peter Van Sant and the team explore the ways people can hire assassins through the dark web and…