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.

Fringe's Joshua Jackson teases a 'really @#$!-ing major disaster'

Last Friday, Fringe kicked off its fifth and final season. With only 12 episodes left, the writers are pulling out all the stops. Co-star Joshua Jackson (Peter Bishop) hints that the next few weeks lay the groundwork for a game changing event.

Abrams, Fringe producer developing buddy cop robot show at Fox

With Alcatraz long gone, and Fringe's final season on the way, Fox is keen to stay in the J.J. Abrams business. The latest idea? A near-future, buddy cop series featuring human-like cyborgs.

Once returns big, Elementary starts strong + 31 other genre shows

Premiere week has come and gone, and we've once again got a full slate of new fall shows to follow. This week saw the return of Fringe, Once Upon a Time, Person of Interest and more, along with the debuts of new shows like Elementary, 666 Park Avenue and Last Resort. So how'd they do?

Grab the tissues! Fringe finale date confirmed

It's really happening. After five seasons, Fringe will come to an end. Executive producer J.H. Wyman has just announced the date of the series finale. So long, Olivia, Peter, Walter and the rest of the Fringe Division.

Meet the 'oracle' who could be a game changer in Fringe's final eps

With a risky jump into the future, the new season of Fox's Fringe is already blowing up the formula for the final year. Now it seems they could be taking a Matrix-y twist sometime soon.

Why Fringe producer considers S5 a '13-hour feature film'

Considering the jump into the future we've heard so much about, we already knew the fifth and final season of Fringe was going to be a different animal than previous years. Now producer J.H. Wyman has opened up about how he views the beloved series' swan song.

Fringe exec reveals what Abrams' future cop series is all about

We'd heard a while back that J.J. Abrams and current Fringe showrunner J.H. Wyman were working on a new sci-fi series—and now Wyman has been kind enough to spill the beans.

Fringe's Observer delivers a chilling warning in new viral PSA

The Observer is back with another uncomfortable announcement. This time, Captain Windmark hides his threats under a monologue about the dos and don'ts of traveling.

Uh-oh! Fringe promises to break our hearts with an 'emotional death'

With a shortened season, you knew the writers behind Fox's Fringe wouldn't be pulling any punches. Now it seems a death is coming soon that will apparently rip our collective hearts out.

Already missing Fringe? Get set for Michael Bay's Fringe-like cop show

With J.J. Abrams' Fringe wrapping up its final season soon, explosion-maestro Michael Bay hopes to fill that smart sci-fi void with a new supernatural cop drama.