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8 women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual harassment 8 women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual harassment

In an extensive CNN report, eight women allege Morgan Freeman sexually harassed them. The outlet’s investigation included 16 people total, including witnesses to Freeman’s reported conduct; together, they describe “a pattern of inappropriate behavior by Freeman on set” and in promoting his projects and production…

Jason Bateman apologizes for being a dick to Jessica Walter in that NYT interview Jason Bateman apologizes for being a dick to Jessica Walter in that NYT interview

Now the story of an interview with the Arrested Development cast, which delved into Jeffrey Tambor’s admitted verbal abuse of co-star Jessica Walter, and the one actor who had to dismiss her concerns every chance he got in this 10-minute conversation. It’s apology time.

Can Roseanne be fixed? Can Roseanne be fixed?

The Roseanne revival, once just a segment on daytime TV, became a ratings-devouring reality earlier this year, bringing in 27 million viewers with its two-part premiere in late March. Those are Big Bang Theory numbers, which are increasingly difficult for network shows to hit, let alone one with such a controversial…

Roseanne tries to get back on track with an act of God  Roseanne tries to get back on track with an act of God 

“All I’m trying to say is, you’re not an appealing person.”

Tig Notaro does a victory lap in the exultant Happy To Be Here Tig Notaro does a victory lap in the exultant Happy To Be Here

Tragedy and resilience have marked Tig Notaro’s stand-up career as much as her deadpan delivery and delightfully serpentine storytelling. In 2012, her breakout year, Notaro was reeling from the death of her mother, a breakup, and a cancer diagnosis when she took the Largo stage in Los Angeles. She introduced herself…

The Middle is leaving for good, but at least Tig Notaro's Happy To Be Here  The Middle is leaving for good, but at least Tig Notaro's Happy To Be Here 

Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Tuesday, May 22. All times are Eastern.

Sink your teeth into The Terror finale Sink your teeth into The Terror finale

Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Monday, May 21. All times are Eastern.

Here's our 1st look at Gina Rodriguez playing Rosa's love interest on Brooklyn Nine-Nine Here's our 1st look at Gina Rodriguez playing Rosa's love interest on Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Brooklyn Nine-Nine fans have accomplished a whole heck of a lot in the last month or so. Not only did our outcry over Fox’s cancellation of the beloved sitcom result in the series returning to its corporate birthplace, NBCUniversal, for a sixth season, but the couple we only recently started ’shipping might become a…

Even with Michael B. Jordan in the lead, Fahrenheit 451 fails to generate much heat Even with Michael B. Jordan in the lead, Fahrenheit 451 fails to generate much heat

The success of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale adaptation and ABC’s Roseanne revival would suggest that timeliness is next to godliness. The former has raked in the accolades with its deft, often merciless exploration of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian themes, while the latter scored the highest-rated sitcom premiere in years,…

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Fahrenheit 451 will have you burning for the weekend Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Fahrenheit 451 will have you burning for the weekend

Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Friday, May 18, and Saturday, May 19. All times are Eastern. 

CBS upfront trailers: Murphy Brown has a new show, and Magnum P.I. has a... goatee? CBS upfront trailers: Murphy Brown has a new show, and Magnum P.I. has a... goatee?

Stephen Colbert and Candice Bergen added some spice to CBS’s upfront presentation today, with the Late Show openly mocking the president from the dais while the Murphy Brown star made meta-jabs from within a trailer for the revival. We have that preview and more in today’s installment of Trailer Happy Hour: Upfronts…

Tough decisions abound as the opioid crisis hits Roseanne Tough decisions abound as the opioid crisis hits Roseanne

“I just found out I hate my mother.”

ABC thinks The Kids Are Alright, just like its fall lineup ABC thinks The Kids Are Alright, just like its fall lineup

We’re still deep in upfront presentations, which means the trailers just keep on comin’. So here’s the latest Trailer Happy Hour: Upfronts Edition, which boasts appearances from Nathan Fillion, James Roday, and, for all you Mentalist fans out there, Robin Tunney.

The Thermals’ best album is relevant again, but that’s not what makes it so great The Thermals’ best album is relevant again, but that’s not what makes it so great

When The A.V. Club put together an Inventory of George W. Bush-era political works that still hold up, we couldn’t have known just how applicable they would be in a Trump presidency. Likewise, when The Thermals released the career-best album The Body, The Blood, The Machine in 2006, they weren’t banking on their…

Asshole doctors, serial killers, and new George R.R. Martin—all in today's trailer happy hour Asshole doctors, serial killers, and new George R.R. Martin—all in today's trailer happy hour

Upfront presentations have taken over the news today, including dominating today’s Trailer Happy Hour. Fox and NBCUniversal trotted out their finest long-running procedurals and offbeat new-ish comedies (hi there, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) for advertisers, so brace yourselves for the latest iterations of renegade…

Drake and Migos are going on tour Drake and Migos are going on tour

Drake’s taking a break from paying for people’s groceries and congratulating LeBron James to announce an extensive North American tour in support of his upcoming album, Scorpion. The 41-date tour starts on July 26 and wraps in mid-November, but the Toronto rapper won’t be out there on his own. He’ll be joined by his “…

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