Fringe alum says series became a 'boy show' that lost focus on female heroes

When it launched, Fox’s Fringe was about a female FBI agent and a father-son duo helping her solve crimes — and grew into so much more than that over the next few years. But, one former star isn’t entirely psyched about what the cult hit eventually became.

If you liked Fringe's futuristic season finale, you're gonna love S5

Though a fifth and final season of Fox's Fringe was an unknown at the time, the producers decided to take the risk and introduce us to a wild, weird future ruled by the Observers late in season four. With a fifth year now a certainty, producer J.H. Wyman wants you to know: We will definitely be revisiting the bizzaro future of 2036 we glimpsed in "Letters of Transit."

TV THIS WEEK: It's an Observer-filled Fringe, Being Human and more!

After four years, will we finally find out what those Fringe Observer dudes are all about? Let's hope so, especially since Fox's Fringe is taking a month off after Friday's episode. This week we'll also have the return of BBC America's Being Human for a fourth season, which joins Syfy's Being Human on the schedule.

Ominous Observers are heading our way in new Fringe S5 teaser

A foreboding new trailer for the final season of J.J. Abrams' cult fave Fox series Fringe has been released, and look out—the Observers are coming.

So long, Fringe! Watch the cast's moving farewell to their fans

For the brave few who stuck it out until the end, Fox’s Fringe has been a thrill ride of alternate universes and insane plot twists.

See what 2 new sci-fi series JJ Abrams has in the works this fall

He may be busy shepherding new installments of Star Wars and Star Trek, but that doesn’t mean J.J. Abrams has turned his back on the medium that made him famous.

Star Trek reboot's writers heading to TV to reboot Sleepy Hollow

Like J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek reboot? How about creepy supernatural tales? Then you’re in luck—because Fox’s mysterious new drama should be right up your alley.

That is one messed-up Observer in new Fringe series finale poster

A new poster for the Fringe series finale has been released, and it looks like the team will be whipping out some old school freaky to take out the Observers this week. Mild spoilers ahead!

Fringe's Jackson was THIS close to playing 2 iconic Trek roles

After five seasons as the co-leading man on Fox's Fringe, Joshua Jackson has solidified himself as a star player in J.J. Abrams' stable of actors.

Fringe finale trailer full of freaky events and epic shootouts

After checking out a few brief snippets here and there, a new extended trailer for the final hour of Fringe's series finale has been released—and it looks positively insane. From shootouts to Hail Mary plans to attack the Observers, it's all here.

American Horror Story rises, Fringe falls + 34 other genre shows

More shows are coming back from the holiday break, and that means more numbers for us to mull over. This week American Horror Story fought back from a slump, Fringe returned to a drop in numbers and The Big Bang Theory hit yet another series high.

Fringe cast breaks down the insane plot twist they all hated most

From introducing alternate universes to killing off beloved characters, no one can accuse Fox's Fringe of not being a brave show. But despite the writers' faith it'd turn out alright, there was one crazy plot twist the cast just couldn't get behind.

John Noble: Fringe's end is 'one of the great finales of all time'

With just three hours of television to go, Fox's Fringe will sign off next week with what actor John Noble believes is "one of the great finales of all time," said the Australian actor who plays mad scientist Walter Bishop.

TV THIS WEEK: Fringe ends forever, Continuum, Being Human + more!

Fringe signs off forever, and Syfy's powerful Mondays are back, along with Syfy's other powerful days of the week. Continuum premieres, while Being Human, Lost Girl, Face Off, and Ghost Hunters return with new seasons.