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The Shield

  1. unlikely revivals
    Shawn Ryan Teases Shield and Terriers RevivalsBut don’t get your hopes up.
  2. courts
    Michael Jace Convicted of Second-Degree MurderHe faces a sentence of 40 years to life.
  3. it's so hard to say goodbye
    Shawn Ryan Has an Idea for a Shield MovieIt’s probably not going to happen, though.
  4. vulture asks
    Vulture Asks: What TV Episodes Haunt You?Last night’s Southland joins the pantheon of Shocking-Amazing-Violent episodes that haunt us to this day.
  5. ‘The Shield’ Creator Shawn Ryan Writes About How Great ‘Cheers’ Is“Cheers represented writing, acting, and directing at the very highest levels, and Sam and Diane remain the gold standard for a complicated, […]
  6. profile
    Walton Goggins on Playing Bad-Guy Roles“I would never have gotten the jobs I did without the advent of cable television, which brought back the kinds of raw, authentic leading actors you had in the seventies.”
  7. filling the void
    Three Shows to Watch While Waiting for More Breaking BadHow to scratch that same antihero itch.
  8. upfronts 2012
    Five Top Showrunners Recount the Agony of Waiting for a Pilot PickupCreators of Lost, The Shield, Gossip Girl, and more tell tales of the pain of waiting for that network thumbs-up and how it feels to get it … or not.
  9. drama derby
    The Greatest TV Drama of the Past 25 Years, Round Two: The Sopranos vs. The ShieldTwo tonally different series, united in excellence.
  10. drama derby
    The Greatest TV Drama of the Past 25 Years, Round One: The Shield vs. NYPD BlueDoes one go with the pioneer, or the one who built on his forefather’s groundbreaking work?
  11. drama derby
    What’s the Best TV Drama of the Last 25 Years?From Buffy to the Sopranos, sixteen dramas will vie for the title.
  12. tv
    How Other Homeland Actors Seem to Be Playing Variations on Their Old CharactersIt’s more than just Carie having traces of Angela Chase; the show also owes a little something to ‘Life’ and ‘Dead Like Me.’
  13. chat room
    The Chicago Code Creator Shawn Ryan on the Age of the TV Antihero and What Went Wrong With Terriers“Dark antiheroism is not shocking anymore … I think the bar is set a little higher now.”
  14. the name game
    Why Did Shawn Ryan Rename His Cop Show?“Adding ‘Chicago’ to anything is always a good idea.”
  15. exclusive
    Shawn Ryan Hired to Adapt Clancy’s Without RemorseIt might be set during the Vietnam War. Or not!
  16. the vulture transcript
    Michael Chiklis on No Ordinary Family and the Possibility of a The Shield Movie“On ‘The Shield,’ I was kicking in doors and jumping on gangbangers … It can really wreak havoc on your lower back.”
  17. good-bye farewell and amen
    Lost Finale Advice from Famous Finale WritersThe tales behind their own classic wrap-ups, and some words of advice and caution.
  18. chat room
    Walton Goggins on JustifiedIn his new show, ‘The Shield’ vet plays “the smartest man in the room,” albeit one who’s a neo-Nazi.
  19. the industry
    Judd Apatow’s Inability to Stop Producing Movies Is Becoming TroublingPlus: Mayor André 3000!
  20. quote machine
    Sting Becoming More of an (Expletive) by the MinuteDane Cook, Holly Hunter, and Victoria Beckham on sweatpants.
  21. quote machine
    Johnny Depp Bemused by Bizarre Fan Homage
  22. overnights
    ‘The Shield’: Our Vic Mackey Doomsday Clock
  23. overnights
    ‘The Shield’ Doomsday Clock: Is This the End of Mackey?
  24. overnights
    ‘The Shield’ Doomsday Clock: Behold, the Season’s Most Promising Character Yet!
  25. overnights
    ‘The Shield’ Doomsday Clock: Shane Delivers the Manila Envelope of Doom
  26. kudos
    Emmy Contenders Show Their Best (and Worst) Sides
  27. overnights
    ‘The Shield’ Doomsday Clock: Drugs! Murder! Memories of ‘Kangaroo Jack’!
  28. overnights
    ‘The Shield’ Doomsday Clock: Shane Takes a Licking, Keeps Ticking
  29. overnights
    ‘The Shield’: Our Vic Mackey Doomsday Clock