Into the Badlands The Widow
Interview

Into The Badlands: What’s Up With Your Favorites As AMC’s Martial Arts Spectacle Returns

Expect a six-month time jump when AMC’s eye-popping martial arts fantasy Into the Badlands debuts its second season this month. “We like the idea of letting people settle into their new places and allowing the world to recover a little bit from the events of the end of Season 1,” explains Alfred Gough, who created the show with his longtime producing partner Miles Millar. “We see our characters scattered across the Badlands and into other areas as well and we also introduce new characters. For us, this season was all about expanding the world.” Gough and Millar reveal where you’ll […]

Drama

Emerald City on NBC Takes Us Off To See The Wizard Again

As you can probably tell from its title, NBC’s new drama series Emerald City uses elements of L. Frank Baum’s classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz as its launching point into telling the fantastical story of a young woman’s journey into a mysterious world. Given the number of Oz retellings that there have been over the decades, you might be wondering if another adaptation is worth taking the trip over the rainbow. But in its lush and colorful presentation, its gritty realism even as it creates another world, and its development of character archetypes we thought we had already known […]

Westworld
Interview

Evan Rachel Wood, Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy Address Westworld Violence

In Sunday’s premiere episode of Westworld, HBO’s series update of the 1973 Michael Crichton chiller set in a futuristic theme park, Evan Rachel Wood’s spunky, spirited animatron Dolores Abernathy suffers mightily at the hands of Ed Harris’ mysterious Man in Black. • RELATED: Westworld: HBO’s Star-Packed Series Updates Micahel Crichton’s 1973 Chiller to entertaining. unsettling effect Her fellow female “hosts” in the park, especially those who work at the beer hall, don’t fare much better. Neither do a solid number of male hosts who are the favorite targets for the park’s visitors’ — the robots call them “newcomers” — who are free to behave […]

Timeless on NBC
Magazine Archive

Timeless: Past Meets WTF-uture In NBC’s Time-Travel Adventure

Timeless NBC Premieres: Oct. 3 Airs: Mondays at 10pm Who’s In It? Goran Visnjic, Malcolm Barrett, Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Sakina Jaffrey, Paterson Joseph What’s It All About? Time travel melded with snappy history lessons, plenty of action, loads of creativity and smart laughs. Plus — and this is a big plus — time machines that look like giant Mike Wazowski eyeballs that fly by spinning their inner lids. And it’s from The Shield’s Shawn Ryan and Supernatural’s Eric Kripke. We’ve all said it: “If I could turn back time, I’d … ” Whatever your “after the ‘I’d’” is, NBC’s […]