The only news out there right now is about the Emmy nominations, so I guess that’s what we’re going to talk about.

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‘The Good Place’ is going to TV’s good place after next season

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Putin is making his own ‘Chernobyl’ and you’ll never guess who the bad guys will be

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Paul Rudd is the consummate professional on ‘Saturday Night Live’s’ season finale

Saturday Night Live
Paul Rudd & DJ Khaled
May 18, 2019

Paul Rudd is a Goddamned gem and he should be contractually obligated to host Saturday Night Live at least once a season, the end.

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Here’s a bunch of ‘Game of Thrones’ stuff ahead of this weekend’s finale. Are you ready? Because I’m not ready.

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Emma Thompson is a natural on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Saturday Night Live
Emma Thompson and The Jonas Brothers
May 11, 2019

Emma Thompson is a very funny woman. Because her international fame began after she appeared in movies like Henry V, Howard’s End and Remains of the Day, I have her stuck in my head as a Very Serious Actress of a Particular British Type, no matter how many interviews I’ve seen where she is charming and hilarious, no matter how many award ceremony speeches where she puts her full “fuck it” attitude on display. It turns out despite what my broken brain might think, Thompson got her start in comedy — in fact, her first acting awards, BAFTAS even, were for her work in two different British comedy series. And I guess what I’m getting at here is why the hell is this the first time she’s hosted Saturday Night Live? Emma Thompson is a God damned hoot, and needs to be back sooner rather than later.

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‘Fleabag,’ ‘Catch-22,’ ‘The Bachelorette,’ one thousand season finales, the series finales of ‘Game of Thrones,’ and ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week (I’m exhausted)

 

 

 

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UPDATED WITH EVEN MORE DEATHS: ‘Tis the season — the season when your favorite shows are killed once and for all.

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Meet your new favorite TV lawyers, America

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‘Chernobyl,’ ‘The Society,’ ‘Lucifer,’ the series finale of ‘Veep’ and everything else you don’t want to miss on TV this week

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