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Lucy Liu’s Joan Watson Was
’s Humanistic Heart
Through her performance in the CBS procedural, Liu crafted a layered study in empathy that suggests second acts are possible in life.
Let’s Talk About the
The CBS procedural went out pulling at viewers’ heartstrings with a surprising but manipulative twist.
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’s Joan Watson Became the Most Stylish Detective on TV
It’s not just all those great suits and ties.
’s Joan Is the Best Version of Watson
There’s no worthier partner for the world’s most famous detective.
CBS Renews Nearly a Dozen Shows, Not Yet Including
CBS has renewed nearly a dozen of its established hits.
Liu on Diversity: A Closed Mouth Doesn’t Get Fed
“You’re going to hear a No a lot in your life and that’s just what it is. … So you always have to ask the question.”
Which On-the-Bubble TV Shows Will Survive to See Another Season?
Vulture predicts the fates of 20 network shows still in limbo, and updates the status of ten former bubbles whose futures have been decided.
Why Shows Like
Are Bigger Hits Than Originally Thought
Streaming and VOD numbers are shedding new light on shows that at first seem to have underperformed.
Earns the Lowest Post–Super Bowl Ratings Since 2005
The big blackout didn’t help.
for Post–Super Bowl Spot
Maybe they’ll kiss?
Hurricane Sandy Stops Production on New York City Sets
666 Park Avenue
have stopped filming.
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CBS Orders Full Seasons of
The pickups keep on comin’.
Why Can’t Sherlock and Watson Get Together?
Don’t fight it,
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After One Week, Which TV Shows Look Good and Which Seem Doomed?
NBC is actually doing okay, but Fox has some headaches.
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The Premise-O-Meter: Ranking the New TV Dramas
You’ve got your high concept, your low concept, and then your no concept.
Lucy Liu on Her Sherlock Show,
“Sometimes when there’s a remake involved — and I had the same experience on
— people are kind of scratching their heads.”
Watch Sherlock Holmes Try to Debunk Fall TV
Spoiler alert: it’s
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Seitz on Fall TV: What New Shows to See, Consider, and Skip
Our TV critic organizes the 21 new fall TV shows into three simple categories.
Benedict Cumberbatch ‘Cynical’ About
“When you get used to a certain standard of living and they waft a pay check at you, what are you going to do?”
’s Steven Moffat Is Not Happy With CBS
He is not looking forward to
Take a Behind-the-Scenes Look at
As in ” … my dear Watson.” Get it?
Jonny Lee Miller on
“There are some great shows on TV these days.”
Lucy Liu to Play Watson to New Sherlock
Jonny Lee Miller will play the main sleuth.