There are no yearning, tasteful violins in Cliff Martinez's score for "The Knick," which continues to avoid the obvious period drama trappings as it returns in bracing form Friday. And yet Martinez's…
In the fall of 2012, "Emily Owens M.D." debuted on the CW. Its cast was attractive and appealing, but the medical soap failed to connect with audiences. "Emily Owens," which was created by Jennie…
The collective exhale can begin. Loyal viewers of the CW comedy "Jane the Virgin" may have had some fears about whether it would be able to sustain the quality of its freshman season, but judging by…
Early in the second season of "Manhattan," William Petersen strides into the isolated New Mexico encampment housing the scientists at work on the first nuclear bomb. Petersen's fantastic performance…
Lifetime's acclaimed summer drama "Unreal" opened with a memorable image: Shiri Appleby's character, Rachel, the producer of a reality dating show, "Everlasting," was sprawled on the floor of a…
While 'Supernatural' may seem one-dimensional to outsiders, the show constructs compelling storylines that have an appeal beyond sci-fi auds
It's been a banner year for breakthrough performances.