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Schitt’s Creek wins nine Emmys because it is simply the best

Father-son duo Eugene Levy, left, and Dan Levy of

Ashley Fairchild, Journal Contributor

September 29, 2020

Canadian sitcom, “Schitt’s Creek” made history on Sept. 20, by taking home nine Emmy awards out of the 15 nominations it recieved for the last season of the beloved show.  The show won Outstanding Comedy Series, Lead Actor (Eugene Levy,) Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (Catherine O’Hara,) S...

Rick Riordan announces plans for a Percy Jackson series on Disney+

Rick Riordan, author of the

Madison Suseland

May 21, 2020

On Thursday, May 14, author Rick Riordan announced that his bestselling young adult book series, “Percy Jackson and the Olympians,” will be adapted into a live-action television show that will be available to stream through Disney+. The collection of books follows Percy Jackson, a young New Yorker with a single mot...

Review: It’s the end of the world as we know it

Series title and logo for TEOTFW seasons 1 and 2

Abby O'Connor

November 20, 2019

*spoiler warning* Season one of  “The End of the F***ing World” (TEOTFW) ended with a bang... literally. Audience members were left hanging by a thread when a gunshot rang out as James ran from the police and the screen faded to black. It wasn’t until halfway through the second episode of season...

HBO will release prequel to ‘Game of Thrones’

Sarah Turley

November 6, 2019

On Tuesday, Oct. 29, HBO announced it will make a prequel for its famous series “Game of Thrones.” The new series “House of the Dragon” will focus on the Targaryen family 300 years before the timeline of “Game of Thrones.” The show will also pull inspiration from the “Fire and Blood” ...

‘Rocky Horror’ disappoints, scratches necessary original content

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Felicity Otterbein

October 23, 2016

After much anticipation and hype, "The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again" aired on Fox Wednesday night, paying tribute to the original 1975 musical comedy-horror film. The latest rendition of the story follows a newly engaged couple, Brad Majors, played by Ryan McCartan, ...

British reign E! in smashing new scripted reality drama

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Colleen Day

April 8, 2015

Basking in the splendors of attending the regal affairs without footing the bill for a maddening hat, E!’s new scripted drama reality series, “The Royals,” put the nasty in dynasty during its première. And, it’s bloody good. Americans gawking at the British royal family is not new. The over-the-top...

Hannah’s new career path is inspiring to “Girls” viewers, but Adam has her stuck in sadness

March 16, 2015

By Jennifer Usovicz On the hit TV show “Girls,” protagonist Hannah Horvath has been jump starting a career into teaching, a move that is an inspiring display of her growth as a character. In the episode “Ask My Name,” it is amazing to see how quickly one chapter ends and another begins. H...

Ace political drama shuffles format in new season

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March 4, 2015

By Samuel Correa Former house majority whip Frank Underwood and his wife Claire Underwood of “House of Cards” were climbing a mountain, and they would strike down anyone who would get in their way. Now, with the start of season three, Frank and Claire are at the top of this mountain, the White...

‘Better Call Saul’ serves fans with a dose of dark comedy

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Will Senar

February 12, 2015

When “Breaking Bad,” one of television’s best dramas, ended, fans wanted more. So, when its creators announced there would be a prequel starring criminal/lawyer Saul Goodman, fans rejoiced. The creators would be giving us a new story that connected to “Breaking Bad” and we get the much-loved...

The Walking Dead Returns to AMC

The Walking Dead Returns to AMC

Gianna Carchia

February 13, 2013

The Walking Dead returned Sunday to 12.3 million viewers, the largest audience to date, with a slower-paced midseason premiere that delivered its punch in the final minutes. The midseason finale ended in December with a face-off between brothers Daryl and Merle in Woodbury, the Pleasantville-esque town des...

Greys Atonamy creator surprises fans with season sneak peaks

January 31, 2013

Melissa Hanson  Asst. news Editor Grey’s Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes and her team of writers have, as usual, surprised fans with twists and turns just two episodes into the second half of season nine. “See change come to Seattle Grace...” tweeted Rhimes. Long-time fans are ecstatic to ...

Aspiring Broadcasters take on ‘Suffolk in the City’

Aspiring Broadcasters take on 'Suffolk in the City'

January 24, 2013

Lauren Spencer  Journal Staff Meet Dan Lampariello. He may be a familiar face to students around the Suffolk University campus, but soon people all across New England might recognize him. Lampariello was one of four students to be chosen as the newest broadcasters of “Suffolk in the City,” ...

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