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 star explains [REDACTED]'s heartbreaking death

The folks behind Fringe aren't pulling any punches this season, and the series' shortened swan song broke some hearts Friday with a brutal death to a regular member of the cast. So what happened—and why did it have to go down this way? Spoilers ahead!

FALL SCI-FI TV PREVIEW: Your complete guide to 45 returning shows

There are zombies and dragons and world-ruling Observers headed our way, as well as ghosts and vampires and werewolves (and sometimes they're all in the same TV show). This is part two of our three part Fall 2012 TV Preview and we've got enough info here to make your head explode.

Joshua Jackson says Fringe S5 is 'going to be a big family reunion'

It seems the start of Fringe's final season will be a familiar scene for viewers—just not in the way you might think. So how long does it take us to get to the future?

Fringe S5 production shut down as star seeks treatment

Production on the fifth and final season of Fringe has hit a snag. Over the past month, its cast has experienced some serious personal problems. First, Blair Brown was put out of commission due to an illness, then Jasika Nicole was in a minor car accident and now John Noble is seeking treatment.

What's got Joshua Jackson in uniform for 19 new Fringe set pics?

We've still got a few weeks before the premiere of Fringe's short (and hopefully sweet) final season, but we're finally getting our first glimpses from the set. Check out a look at new co-star Georgina Haig, plus Joshua Jackson walking around in a futuristic cop uniform.

TV THIS WEEK: Fringe premieres! A Doctor Who farewell! And more!

Finally! After months of waiting, we get to take a look at what fall TV has to offer. The premieres are here. Fringe returns with a look at the future, Doctor Who says goodbye to the Ponds, and 666 Park Avenue returns Terry O'Quinn to TV in a brand new mysterious bad guy role.

Fringe star returns, speaks out on illness: "I couldn't even think"

Fringe season five is back on schedule. Unfortunately, last month, production was shut down due to a star's illness. John Noble, who plays fan favorite Dr. Walter Bishop, was suffering from a serious disorder that was affecting his work. But with treatment, he and the show are back on track.

7 new Fringe character portraits hint at S5's dark future

For the characters of Fringe, the future is now. Peter, Walter and Astrid have been transported to 2036 and are fugitives from the law. It's no wonder this latest batch of photos have a sleek, renegade look to them.

POLL: Which recent sci-fi TV finale was your favorite?

With the soul-ripping season finale of HBO's Game of Thrones, the Spring finales come to a close. While series like Alcatraz and Awake finished their runs far too early for some fans, other finales, like Grimm and Fringe, were gearing up for next season.

Tense Fringe trailer teases Walter's plan to topple The Observers

In just a few days, Fringe will be back with all-new episodes, and Fox is giving it the blockbuster treatment with a super-sized trailer teasing its return. It gives a quick recap of last season's jaw-dropping finale, followed by a sneak peek of things to come.