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Mare of Easttown Is More Than It Appears to Be

The HBO limited series starring Kate Winslet is not not a familiar-looking crime drama, but its appeal goes much deeper than that.
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Tooning Out the News Won Late Night This Week

Plus “Steve” Colbert and a very sexy slide whistle.
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Trust Me, You Want to Watch Couples Therapy

Once you make peace with its voyeuristic premise, Showtime’s fly-on-the-wall reality show is far and away one of the best docuseries on TV.
  1. overnights
    Gangs of London Recap: Kill or Be KilledWe’re seeing the cracks in Sean’s rule already.
  2. overnights
    Mare of Easttown Premiere Recap: Being the HeroOur introduction to detective Mare Sheehan and her struggling hometown sets the table with tragedies past and present, and hints at even more to come.
  3. overnights
    The Nevers Recap: Freak ShowsThe shape of the true enemy becomes clearer in an episode more concerned with society’s response to the touched than the riddle of their existence.
  4. overnights
    The Real Housewives of Atlanta Recap: Not-Quite-FriendsmasDrew’s final altercation with Latoya is the haphazard centerpiece of a lackluster conclusion to a frustrating season.
  5. revenge of the jocks
    Jeopardy! to Continue Its Jock Streak With Guest Host Joe BuckWe propose a swap: Make Tournament of Champions winners play football.
  6. tv review
    Mare of Easttown Is More Than It Appears to BeThe HBO limited series starring Kate Winslet is not not a familiar-looking crime drama, but its appeal goes much deeper than that.
  7. fantasy land
    Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Budget Would Make Smaug Blush at About $465 MillionAnd that’s just for the first season.
  8. these reboots are manolos
    John Corbett Swears on Chanel That Aidan Is in HBO Max’s Sex and the City RebootSJP has neither confirmed nor denied this.
  9. chat room
    Younger’s Molly Bernard Had a ‘Noble Duty’ to Fill Diana’s Shoes This Season“I gotta say, I didn’t do any neck training, and I regretted it.”
  10. this week in late night
    Tooning Out the News Won Late Night This WeekPlus “Steve” Colbert and a very sexy slide whistle.
  11. spoilers
    That Falcon and The Winter Soldier Reveal Is More Than Just a Fun CameoDebuting this particular character at this particular stage in the MCU opens up some intriguing future scenarios.
  12. tv review
    Big Shot Shoots and Mostly ScoresJohn Stamos plays basically the anti–Ted Lasso in Disney+’s new family drama centered on a girls’ basketball team.
  13. overnights
    Mythic Quest: Everlight Recap: Believe in the LightA characteristically chaotic office celebration for a fictional holiday finds Mythic Quest, and us, reveling in a post-pandemic return to normalcy.
  14. obits
    Helen McCrory, Peaky Blinders and Harry Potter Actor, Has Died at 52She also had a prolific stage career, appearing in over 25 productions since 1990.
  15. overnights
    Younger Recap: The Motion of the OceanThis Quinn thing is going to be the worst, isn’t it?
  16. overnights
    The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Recap: Secret WarriorsA talky penultimate episode hammers on the show’s big themes while setting the stage for a big finale showdown.
  17. overnights
    Grey’s Anatomy Recap: ScarredWith tension in Seattle at an all-time high after the killing of George Floyd, those at Grey Sloan wrestle with what it means to save a life.
  18. overnights
    The Challenge: All Stars Recap: Ice, Ice BabyThe most shocking part of this week’s episode is that Jemmye has convinced people she’s an expert in strategy and a prized ally.
  19. tv review
    Trust Me, You Want to Watch Couples TherapyOnce you make peace with its voyeuristic premise, Showtime’s fly-on-the-wall reality show is far and away one of the best docuseries on TV.
  20. overnights
    Invincible Recap: A Different WorldEven in the world of higher education, Mark can’t escape the blue and yellow costume.
  21. overnights
    Summer House Recap: Des-pisedThe Kentucky Derby party is a great showcase of what makes this cast so fun and what makes Hannah and Des so annoying.
  22. overnights
    Younger Recap: Pitches Get StitchesQuinn Tyler has returned to screw up Empirical’s fragile dynamic once again.
  23. overnights
    Younger Recap: Bent and BrokenLiza’s ready to go after what she wants, but not everyone is as receptive to that as Füpa (sigh) Grünhof.
  24. chat room
    The Challenge OG Mark Long on Being an All Stars Player-Coach“All my ideas and all the secrets I was going to find out [as producer] were shut down because they didn’t want me to have an advantage.”
  25. overnights
    Made for Love Season-Finale Recap: Bring It on Home to MeAfter a diner debate with Byron on the meaning of free will and happiness, Hazel makes a decision directly at odds with her position.
  26. overnights
    Kung Fu Recap: The Quiet WithinSan Francisco’s newest vigilante struggles to balance her quest for justice with the path to reconciliation with her loved ones.
  27. roll clip!
    Watch a Gaggle of Gleesons Gear Up in This Frank of Ireland ClipThe buddy comedy premieres on Amazon April 16.
  28. overnights
    The Challenge: Double Agents Recap: Running Up That HillThe events of this episode are Greek in tragedy, biblical in moralism, Tarantino-esque in carnage, and Fessy-ian in pettiness.
  29. essential episodes
    The 15 Best Episodes of YoungerAs we prepare to say farewell to the frothy TV rom-com, let’s remember the love triangles, friendships, and statement neckwear that brought us here.
  30. tv review
    Younger Goes Full Rom-Com in Its Farewell SeasonWith its central narrative tension resolved, the series shifts all the way into fun and frothy mode.
  31. overnights
    Younger Season-Premiere Recap: UndefinedAs happy endings go, this one is having a rough beginning.
  32. overnights
    Made for Love Recap: Coming Out of My Cage and I’ve Been Doing Just FineByron is ready to connect on a personal level, which might honestly be more frightening than the alternative.
  33. renewals
    Warrior Lives to Fight Another Day, or, More Accurately, Another SeasonThe streamer picked up the period action-drama after two seasons on Cinemax.
  34. overnights
    Good Trouble Recap: Date and TimeWe’re having a fun, sexy, angsty time at the Coterie this week and it feels good.
  35. overnights
    The Real Housewives of New Jersey Recap: Size MediumThe women get read, and we get no answers, only questions.
  36. guest host with the most
    Fan Favorite Buzzy Cohen Returns to Host Jeopardy! 2021 Tournament of ChampionsThe All-Star champ steps behind the podium to guest-host in May.
  37. french tv
    Quelle Surprise! We’re Getting More Call My Agent After All.Netflix has plans for a movie and a somewhat-rebooted fifth season.
  38. tv review
    Them Is Pure Degradation PornHeavy on torture and low on meaning, the Little Marvin–created, Lena Waithe–produced series reveals the empty promise of representation in Hollywood.
  39. bachelor nation
    Colton Underwood Is Filming a Netflix Show About His Fresh StartIt will also feature Olympic athlete Gus Kenworthy as a “guide of sorts.”
  40. bachelor nation
    Bachelor Star Colton Underwood Comes Out As Gay“I would have rather died than said, ‘I’m gay,’ and I think that was my wake-up call.”
  41. reality tv
    The Soul of BravoA year of national reckonings on race and inequality has tested how real the Housewives should be.
  42. overnights
    This Is Us Recap: Saying the Ugly StuffIt’s finally time for the Kevin-Randall conversation we’ve been waiting for since that front-lawn fight last season, and it’s a doozy.
  43. trailer mix
    Kristin Cavallari Struts Into The Hills: New Beginnings Season-Two TrailerPremiering Wednesday, May 12.
  44. vulture recommends
    ‘Cocktails & Dreams’ is Happy Endings at Its Most PotentThis a-mah-zing sitcom premiered ten years ago today.
  45. viewing guide
    Which 90 Day Fiancé Spinoffs Are Worth the Subscription?Six new series, six new ways to ensure your 90 Day journey never has to end.
  46. kellyoke
    Kelly Clarkson Blazes Through a ‘Gaslighter’ Cover for KellyokeWe’re sure it’s just a coincidence the recently single host has chosen this song.
  47. shondaland
    Bridgerton Will Come Again TwiceIt’s been renewed for seasons three and four.
  48. american idol
    Paula Abdul Wishes ‘STD’ Simon Cowell Could Have Joined Her American Idol ReturnAbdul joked about missing her “super, talented, debonair” former co-star while filling in for current host Luke Bryan.
  49. hulu
    Michael Cera Makes Life & Beth Decision to Join Amy Schumer’s New Hulu ShowHis first onscreen series-regular role since Arrested Development.
  50. the talk
    Sheryl Underwood Says Sharon Osbourne Fight Was ‘a Trauma’ on The Talk’s Return“I didn’t want to be perceived as the angry Black woman, and that really scared me.”
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