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The Closer

  1. the closer
    Let’s Take a Moment to Appreciate the Brilliance of Rachel Weisz in 2016The Oscar winner has impressive turns in The Lobster, Complete Unknown, and The Light Between Oceans.
  2. gone too soon
    In Memoriam: TV Shows and Characters We Lost in 2012Grab the tissues!
  3. tv ratings
    The Big Losers (and Rare Winners) of Summer TVAside from the Olympics and Hatfields & McCoys, things were very grim across the cable box.
  4. tv
    The Summer TV Report Card: Which Shows Were Hot and Which Just Got Burned?From reality to scripted to all things pawn, we judge what’s likely to be back next June, and what we’ll (hopefully) never see again.
  5. chat room
    Kyra Sedgwick on The Closer’s Final Season“People forget so quickly about what a good job you were doing.”
  6. clickables
    See Sesame Street’s Adorably Literal Take on The CloserNo case is left open.
  7. bye-bye
    The Closer’s Next Season Will Be Its LastKyra Sedgwick decides to wrap up her TNT show.
  8. renewals
    TNT Just Renewing Shows All Over the PlaceCongratulations, Angie Harmon.
  9. chat room
    Kyra Sedgwick on the New Season of The CloserThe actress talks about how to keep an old show fresh, her close connection with her audience, and her influence on other actresses.
  10. strike zone
    Vulture’s Poststrike Encyclopedia: When Will My Show Be Back?Constantly updated reports on which of your favorite shows will return this spring, this fall, in 2009, or (gulp) never.
  11. the early-evening news
    Hilary Swank Still Not Tired of Winning OscarsPlus: News about Radiohead and Cloverfield.
  12. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Brenda Wins Case, Gets It OnWe’ll admit it: The gang really did a bang-up job on Part Two of the hotly anticipated (!), shocking (!), season finale of The Closer.
  13. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Brenda’s Off the WagonLast night’s episode of The Closer delivered not only an engrossing, hard-to-solve case involving the poolside murder of an in-demand Orange County divorce lawyer (police procedural gold!) but also a hefty dose of Brenda Johnson’s Personal Life, resulting in a satisfying double-whammy that will undoubtedly get legions of viewers back in front of the tube next week for the second half of the episode.
  14. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Brenda Got Poison Oak!The utter lack of action had us pondering the show’s ongoing widespread appeal.
  15. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Crime Does Not Pay OffCloser fans were treated to an hour-long snooze-fest.
  16. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: We Will Not Be Sated by a Shower SceneNote to The Closer’s writers: Just because you finally dropped the early-menopause bomb and delivered a super-gory episode last week doesn’t mean you should hand things over to the interns and go out for cocktails.
  17. the industry
    Jessica Alba Loves Ice Hockey, Mike MyersPlus industry news on Watchmen, Liev Schreiber, amd Takashi Murakami.
  18. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Female TroubleBrenda’s medical mystery is solved, mostly!
  19. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Did Brenda Get Knocked Up?Or is Brenda’s general scatterbrained looniness developing into full-blown mania?
  20. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Is Kyra Sedgwick Afraid to Play It Pretty?This week’s episode of The Closer finds Brenda Johnson and Co. settling into a good rhythm. At episode’s start, we learn that a girl has gone missing, and the department lays on the full-court press to track her down.
  21. overnights
    ‘The Closer’: Mummy Arms and Whipped CreamLast week’s premiere of The Closer kicked off the season with a triple-homicide bang and a jarring new handheld shooting style. They’ve thankfully ditched the technique this time around, so we’re brought back into the regular swing of things — which in Priority Murder Squad deputy chief Brenda Johnson’s nervous, fluttery world includes the discovery by construction workers of a mummified corpse, the presumed murder victim of a gangbanger turned politico who’s in cahoots with a corrupt preacher-man. Whew! This is truly the stuff of which gripping police procedurals are made.
  22. ranters and ravers
    Critics Love to Love ‘The Closer’Kyra Sedgwick’s hit police drama returned to television this week for a third season, easily cajoling its way its way up to number one in its time slot. That’s no new achievement for the show, which has consistently drawn raves from audiences and reviewers alike