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11 big sci-fi TV mysteries that just didn't live up to the hype
Feb 19, 2013

Here are 11 big sci-fi mysteries that just didn't work.

9 series that tried to be the next Lost (and why they failed)
Dec 16, 2012

It never fails: Every season since ABC's Lost crashed on Dharma Island in 2004, some new show with a slick concept and splashy...

Uh-oh! NBC cuts The Cape's episode order after ratings hit new low
Dec 14, 2012

It's looking a whole lot like actress Summer Glau is going to be out of a job yet again. NBC has decided to cut the episode order of its new midseason series, The Cape, from 13 to 10, after the show posted its lowest rating yet on Monday.

12 things you need to know to catch you up on The Event's return
Dec 14, 2012

It's been three long months since the last original episode of The Event, NBC's complex conspiracy theory series that involves aliens (well, maybe they're aliens), a decades-old government coverup and a mysterious event in the future that will affect the world.

TV THIS WEEK: The Event and SGU return, Fringe flies and more!
Dec 14, 2012

Reruns continue to dominate the schedule, but there's a couple of bright spots, including the midseason returns of The Event and Stargate Universe. Meanwhile on Fringe, thieves defy gravity as Walter digs into the damage he's done.

Producer reveals tonight's reboot of The Event will be 'aggressive'
Dec 14, 2012

Are you ready for some major answers when it comes to the return of NBC's The Event? Well, executive producer Evan Katz has plans to satisfy your quest for answers when the final 12 episodes of season one "reboot" the series, beginning tonight with the two-hour midseason premiere at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

HUGE ratings drop the latest disastrous event for The Event
Dec 14, 2012

Monday was a bad night for NBC and The Event, as the alien conspiracy series took a major ratings hit, losing nearly a third of its audience.

It's official: Chuck gets a 5th season (but The Event is history)
Dec 14, 2012

Chuck fans can breathe a sigh of relief. NBC officially picked up Chuck for a 13-episode final season, while canceling The Event.

TV THIS WEEK: The Event ends, Game of Thrones roars, and more!
Dec 14, 2012

Other than the series finale for The Event, the pickings are pretty slim when it comes to originals this week, but there's still a few choice episodes—an original Sanctuary involving Magnus and D-Day, plus a Game of Thrones on the menu.

7 ways The Event will be like Lost (and 1 way it won't)
Dec 14, 2012

Looking for a new show to get obsessed with now that Lost is over? We sure are. We've been hurt before though. FlashForward promised to be good to us but left us crying in a tub of Haagen Dazs. But come September, NBC will be offering The Event to viewers who are ready to take a chance on another big mystery.

11 secrets you should know before watching The Event's premiere
Dec 14, 2012

Talk to the people involved with NBC's new series The Event and there's one thing you won't find out about ... what the actual event really is. Despite that, we were able to expose some other secrets by chatting with stars Blair Underwood and Jason Ritter and creator Nick Wauters.

The fall's first big new sci-fi series The Event has a 'solid' debut
Dec 14, 2012

If you were hoping The Event would turn out to be the next sci-fi TV blockbuster, the ratings for last night's premiere episode are in, and they showed ... it wasn't. But the good news is that although the series didn't end up in Lost territory, it at least delivered a decent-sized audience.

Creators promise answers as NBC adds 9 more episodes of The Event
Dec 14, 2012

Yesterday NBC announced that The Event was getting a full season pickup and executive producer Evan Katz said he was happy about the news and promised they have big plans ahead for the mysterious aliens and the titular "event."

6 reasons tonight's episode of The Event is worth watching
Dec 14, 2012

Wow! Miss a week of NBC's The Event thanks to a preemption and it feels like it's been weeks and the show vanished into a rabbit hole! Well, fortunately for followers of The Event, we can look forward to four new episodes this month.

Medium canceled! The Event pulled! But Chuck (whew!) spies on
Dec 14, 2012

Medium star Patricia Arquette says her series has been canceled by CBS, and NBC midseason schedule is looking like a tossed salad, with Chuck being one of the few shows to land in a safe zone.