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'American Horror Story Freak Show' Rundown On 'Edward Mordrake Part 2'

October 30th, 2014 8:39am EDT
'American Horror Story Freak Show' Rundown On 'Edward Mordrake P
In just one episode, American Horror Story: Freak Show may have solved most of its biggest problems. The show still has about 5 characters too many to focus on and tends towards shock value over proper plot, but it took a few strides forward in the culmination of the Edward Mordrake saga. Thankfully, the season is finally starting to pull together the pieces of the puzzle, instead of letting characters and plot lines wander all over. Plus no musical number, thank God.

Here’s a rundown on “Edward Mordrake Part 2:”

New Characters to Remember

None. Could the show finally be focusing on the ...
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'Greed, Betrayal, Sexual Intrigue And Rivalry' Are Coming To Netflix In 'Marco Polo

October 29th, 2014 10:26pm EDT
Marco Polo
The first teaser for the highly anticipated Netflix original series Marco Polo has arrived, and the show promises "a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry."

"Marco, the blood of an adventurer courses through your veins," the title character (Italian actor Lorenzo Richelmy) is told at the beginning of the trailer for the series, which is set in the 13th century as Marco Polo explores China and the Far East and visits the court of Kublai Khan.

The 10-episode first season stars Richelmy opposite Zhu Zhu, who plays his love interest Kokachin; Benedict Wong, Joan Chen...
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Daniel Radcliffe STUNS 'The Tonight Show' Audience With Killer Rap Skills - Watch

October 29th, 2014 2:13pm EDT
Daniel Radcliffe STUNS 'The Tonight Show' Audience With Killer R
Who knew Harry Potter could rap?

Daniel Radcliffe the audience in attendance and the viewing world at large when on Tuesday night, he delivered a word-for-word version of "Alphabet Aerobics" by Blackalicious on "The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon."

Fallon himself was impressed with Radcliffe's skills as well.

Radcliffe responded to Fallon's questions about his love of music in the usual way, detailing his favorite artists while he was younger.

The interview took a skewed turn when the actor revealed to Fallon that he loved rap and stated, "I think I was the first kid in my class to lear...
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'Supernatural' 10.4 Recap: Family Affair

October 29th, 2014 11:09am EDT
Supernatural
Though “Supernatural” premiered nearly a month ago, Tuesday’s episode felt like the true beginning of the season. “Paper Moon” marked the return of the pristine Impala, the return of the monsters, the return of a familiar face from season 9 and most importantly, the return of the brothers.

Grab your sunglasses and let’s dive in, shall we?

The Case | The monster-of-the-week cases often work as emotional mirror, reflecting paralleling the Winchesters’ lives. This week’s case was about as subtle as a volcanic eruption. Last season in the voyeuristic “Bitten”—a found footage thematic epi...
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'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Season 2, Episode 6 Recap: Ward vs. Ward vs. Grumpy Cat

October 29th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Before we start this week's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." recap, there's something that needs a quick shout-out.

The funny stuff this season has felt a little weak. Mostly it's coming from Coulson, who gets one or two allotted quips per episode. The majority are hammy and not particularly gut-busting. But also not something we'd actively cringe at.

But really, Grumpy Cat? That's a new low, "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." In the future, please refrain from slapping any more Grumpy Cat mugs into anyone's hands, with the expectation that we will laugh at a two year-old Internet meme (that, let's be hone...
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'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'Just Say No' - Enter The Kool-Aid Guy

October 29th, 2014 10:03am EDT
'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'Just Say No' - Enter The Kool-A
TruTV is giving us a bonus Impractical Jokers this week. They want to use the hit power of the show to help launch some of their new unscripted programs. We just want to laugh at extra Sal, Joe, Q and Murr. Everyone wins. Here's what happened in this additional but no less embarrassing Tuesday-night edition of Jokers.

Challenge #1: Deal With It
The guys are back at Foxwoods again, working as blackjack dealers (once they pry Joe off the slot machine). Mr. Gatto also bats leadoff in this challenge, talking about the joys of "warm fish salad" until the gag is beaten thoroughly to death and Sa...
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'The Voice' Recap: Three Knockouts, Four Artists Move On

October 29th, 2014 9:24am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: Three Knockouts, Four Artists Move On
It's a short night for The Voice. With only a one-hour show Tuesday, the singing competition featured only three additional Knockouts, one of which was already shown early on the show's YouTube channel. At least one of the other two featured a steal by Gwen Stefani. Read on to find out which four artists moved on from the trio of matchups on Tuesday.

Team Gwen: Taylor John Williams, "Mad World" vs. Troy Ritchie, "Hey Ya"
This knockout were already posted to YouTube as another "sneak peek" clip, so there's not a ton of suspense here. It's the usual two artists are in one space and the coach...
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'The Flash' Season 1, Episode 4 Recap: Icy Villains, Steamy Romance And A Man Named 'Snart'

October 29th, 2014 9:06am EDT
The Flash
It's impressive how "The Flash" can pander so profoundly to its audience and never actually come off as pandering. "Going Rogue" was overstuffed with moments large and small, all meant to cause Flash fans of every stripe to squeal with "I understand this reference" glee.

Yet "Going Rogue" never felt draggy or overstuffed or overly fan-heavy. Kudos.

Examples: Barry, Iris, Felicity and Eddie's trivia game was hosted by one Oswald Loomis- aka DC villain the Prankster. The helpful museum employee who first noticed Captain Cold? Dexter Myles- who, in Flash comicdom, is the curator of the Flash...
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'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: 'The New Sex Deal'

October 29th, 2014 8:40am EDT
'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: 'The New Sex Deal'
“What Would F.D.R. Do?” No doubt a question that swirled around Ken Burns thinking cap, but it’s also one Jenna posed in “Awkward” newest ep “The New Sex Deal,” where she’s facing a great big romantic depression she set in motion.

See, when she pulled the plug on the dude database it sent the hook up projections in Palos Hills High plummeting throughout the school. And the timing couldn’t be any worse, with Valentine’s Day creeping up on the feuding student body.

Jenna gets hit with anything but the love—what’s more festive than a “hurt locker full of blue balls” to honor her villainy on ...
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'Black-ish' Star Yara Shahidi: 'Zoey Lives In A World Of Two Extremes'

October 28th, 2014 2:09pm EDT
'Black-ish' Star Yara Shahidi: 'Zoey Lives In A World Of Two Ext
ABC's Black-ish is one of the most talked about new comedies of the season. What makes it so buzzworthy? We recently talked to series star Yara Shahidi, who plays Zoey Johnson, about what drew her to the show and what she's most enjoyed about working with TV parents Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross.

"I love that Zoey lives in a world of two extremes," Yara told us. "She is always on her phone, but if you pay attention to her, you realize that she doesn't miss one thing that is happening around her. She is the oldest of the kids, and no matter how irritated she may be by them, she is...
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