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Justin Hartley’s Long Road to This Is Us

How the self-described ‘journeyman actor’ landed on NBC’s hit drama.

The Bold Type’s Leading Ladies Want to Save Young-Adult TV

“You watch other shows become massive hits and you’re like, What is it … that made that show as successful as it is?

Queer Eye Is Back and (Slightly) Less Political

But the Fab Five are still fabulous and full of style tips.
  1. Seth MacFarlane Says Fox News Makes Him ‘Embarrassed to Work for This Company’ “Don’t think critically, don’t consult multiple news sources, and in general, don’t use your brain. Just blindly obey Fox News.”
  2. overnights
    Pose Recap: Jingle Balls Christmas means togetherness, drama, and some Santa-targeting theft.
  3. overnights
    Westworld Recap: Lords of One The season’s penultimate episode sees characters plunging deeper into their quests, and some shocking twists.
  4. chat room
    Ed Harris Has No Idea What’s Happening on Westworld Either “I’m as confused as anybody else watching this thing.”
  5. vulture lists
    Our 9 Biggest Westworld Questions About ‘Vanishing Point’ Is William actually a host?!
  6. Ted Cruz Wins One-on-One Basketball Game Against Jimmy Kimmel May that all celebrity Twitter feuds be settled in a basketball game we all get to watch.
  7. departures
    So, How Was Danny Masterson Written Out of The Ranch? Netflix wrote Masterson out of the show due to numerous rape accusations.
  8. a spinoff from a revival
    Roseanne Spinoff One Step Closer to Happening at ABC The spinoff would likely revolve around Sara Gilbert’s Darlene.
  9. overnights
    Queer Eye Recap: Raising the Barkeep The second season hits a lull in an episode dedicated to a bartender.
  10. last night on late night
    Rihanna Knows She’s a Prolific Wine Glass Thief She doesn’t want her mom to watch this video.
  11. investigations
    NCIS: New Orleans Producer Brad Kern to Be Investigated Again Kern was previously investigated in 2016 following allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate comments.
  12. overnights
    Queer Eye Recap: Balls to the Walmart We need to talk about Antoni’s wardrobe choices.
  13. season renewals
    Netflix Resurrects Lucifer (the Show, Not the Devil Himself) Fox canceled the show after its third season.
  14. overnights
    Queer Eye Season Two Premiere Recap: A Place Called Gay The Fab Five go to Gay, Georgia for the heartwarming premiere of season two.
  15. The Queer Eye Guys on Men’s Biggest Fashion Mistakes And their own most embarrassing styling and fashion fails.
  16. The Queer Eye Guys on How They Got Cast The stars of Netflix’s Queer Eye reveal the ways they begged for auditions.
  17. tv deals
    Apple Is Getting Into the Oprah Business She signed a multi-year deal to create original programming for its new streaming platform.
  18. Why the Queer Eye Guys Never Pick Fights With Republicans The stars of Netflix’s reality show swear that listening is the first step to bridging political divides.
  19. chat room
    Billy Bob Thornton on Goliath and Why TV Is the New Indie Film And what Hollywood always gets wrong about the South.
  20. hirings and firings
    Star Trek: Discovery Fires Showrunners After Complaints of Verbal Abuse Amid reports of ballooning budgets.
  21. last night on late night
    Andy Cohen Makes Matt Bomer and Andrew Rannells Get So Close They Kiss It’s like a kiss cam but much more intense.
  22. overnights
    American Woman Recap: Working Girls Men are nothing but trouble in the series’ second episode.
  23. overnights
    Cloak & Dagger Recap: Don’t Take This Personally Cloak and Dagger are drawn closer together in an episode that moves the story along but only after a lot of repetition.
  24. overnights
    Nashville Recap: Insignificant Others A group of newish characters continues to dominate the series as it enters the home stretch.
  25. overnights
    Southern Charm Recap: Cast of Characters Everybody hates Ashley even when she’s most MIA. Also, the show’s attempt to force a romance continues not to work.
  26. overnights
    RuPaul’s Drag Race Recap: Four on the Floor We size up the finalists ahead of the big finale, trying to figure out who’s likely to prevail.
  27. overnights
    Jersey Shore Family Vacation Recap: Shut Your Pie Hole A proposal becomes a source of tension, but at least there’s a lot of Funfetti to go around.
  28. goodbyes?
    Is The Jerry Springer Show Finally Done? Springer has hosted nearly 4,000 episodes.
  29. money moves
    Amazon Gets Into the Nicole Kidman Business by Signing Her to a First-Look Deal The new Amazon Studios president said she would be aggressively pursuing commitments from top talent.
  30. american horror story
    AHS Season 8 Will Stage a Big, Spooky Murder House–Coven Crossover Witches and ghosts, oh my!
  31. sdcc 2018
    Game of Thrones Won’t Be at San Diego Comic-Con This Year This leaves a big gap in Hall H.
  32. The Real Killer in The Staircase Might Be … an Owl? A complete guide to the “owl theory” that Netflix’s true-crime documentary left out.
  33. Freddie Highmore Plays a Good Doctor on TV, But Don’t Ask Him for Medical Advice “In no way would I be capable of saving anybody.”
  34. Justin Hartley’s Long Road to This Is Us How the self-described ‘journeyman actor’ landed on NBC’s hit drama.
  35. vulture lists
    The Queer Eye Fab 5, Ranked Who is the best Queer Eye expert: Jonathan, Tan, Antoni, Karamo, or Bobby?
  36. How the Brains Behind Netflix Went From Rivals to Partners “Cindy and I were the only two people in the world buying DVDs for online video services.”
  37. Her Body and Other Parties Is in Development As a Black Mirror-esque Series Gina Welch of The Terror is attached to write.
  38. overnights
    Arrested Development Recap: Hit Parade Season five’s first half concludes with an antic, all-over-the-place episode — and a parade.
  39. Why American Vandal Season Two Will Be ‘Completely Different’ A conversation with co-creators Tony Yacenda and Dan Lagana and showrunner Dan Perrault.
  40. the swag
    Rick and Morty’s Creators on the Show’s Best and Weirdest Merch Some are fan-made, others are official, and none of them will make any sense to those uninitiated.
  41. overnights
    Queen Sugar Recap: Everything Changed Darla is back in an episode where secrets start to come to light.
  42. overnights
    Archer Season-Finale Recap: Onward to the Final Frontier Archer’s Danger Island season draws to a close, but not before making a bunch of Hobbit jokes and setting up what’s to come.
  43. overnights
    The Real Housewives of New York City Recap: Good Grief The housewives say goodbye to a truly decent-seeming man on an unusually somber episode.
  44. Bill Hader on How He Cast Henry Winkler in Barry The former SNL star reveals how a TV icon landed a role in his (very dark) HBO comedy.
  45. courts
    The Bachelorette’s Lincoln Adim Was Convicted of Indecent Assault and Battery Adim was found guilty May 21, just before this season started to air.
  46. overnights
    13 Reasons Why Season-Finale Recap: Hannah Who? An unsatisfactory and controversial conclusion.
  47. overnights
    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Recap: Back(pack) to Reality Kimmy is reunited with an old friend in an episode that continues the season’s trend of using dark humor to address abuse head-on.
  48. renewals
    Drag Race Is Back for Season 11, Honey! RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked will also return.
  49. Pamela Adlon Says Making Better Things Is Better Than Therapy The creator and star of the FX comedy explains how she’s able to set aside vanity when she’s directing herself.
  50. The Bold Type’s Leading Ladies Want to Save Young-Adult TV “You watch other shows become massive hits and you’re like, What is it … that made that show as successful as it is?
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