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With over 400 scripted television programs on the air in the past year, it was harder than ever to narrow it down to just the top 10 shows of 2015. From returning favorites that were better than ever to new instant favorites, it was a great year for shows to make us laugh and cry, and sometimes throw things at the screen in frustration. In only the best ways. Check out our final Top 10 below, and let us know your list in the comments! 10. The Affair Season 2Read More

Posted On December 30, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Features, Television

Up and Comers Presents: Our Top 10 TV Shows of 2014

We counted down our Top 10 Movies of 2014, and now we are taking a look over the TV shows that moved us, made us laugh and cry and think this year. Again, there’s a lot of variety on the small screen, and only a couple shows – “The 100” and “Hannibal” – managed to make both lists. But that just means there’s just too much good stuff out there to choose from, which is good for everyone. Check out our final Top 10s below, and let us know yourRead More
The nominations for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards have been announced, and some of our favorite up and comers of the year are among them. Over in Film, Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones were nominated for Best Actor, Drama and Best Actress, Drama, respectively, for their performances in Stephen Hawking biopic “The Theory of Everything,” while David Oyelowo was nominated for Best Actor for playing another iconic real life figure, Martin Luther King, Jr. in “Selma.” Another biopic actor nominated is Benedict Cumberbatch, who played Alan Turing in “The ImitationRead More
Dominic West and Ruth Wilson find themselves unwittingly drawn into an extramerital dalliance that may have deadly consequences in the mysterious first teaser trailer for Showtime’s latest drama “The Affair.” The tension between the waitress and the family man is palpable and it’s clear these two are going to become intimately acquainted, even as she has a boyfriend (Joshua Jackson) and he’s married (to Maura Tierney’s character) with kids, but that’s all pretty typical. Where it gets interesting is that their affair seems to be framed as flashbacks that leadRead More
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“Fringe” fans rejoice, Joshua Jackson is making his return to TV. Showtime has picked up a new series called “The Affair” which also stars “Luther” alum Ruth Wilson, who plays his philandering wife. “The Affair” sounds like an interesting take on a subject that has been shown and shown again. It’s a look inside the lives of Cole (Jackson), “a hard-edged cowboy who manages a ranch on the eastern tip of Long Island that has been in his family for generations,” and Allison (Wilson), his wife who has an affair with aspiring novelistRead More