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Young Sheldon even better than adult version in
Young Sheldon even better than adult version in "Big Bang Theory"

By: Terry Terrones - 0 9 hr ago

Cast: Iain Armitage ("Big Little Lies""), Zoe Perry ("Scandal," "The Family"), Lance Barber ("The Comeback" "Black-ish"), Annie Potts ("Designing...

What to watch on TV for the week of September 24 - September 30: A bevy of new and returning series kick off the fall television season
What to watch on TV for the week of September 24 - September 30: A bevy of new and returning series kick off the fall television season

By: Terry Terrones - 0 10 hr ago

Sunday  “60 Minutes” (6:30 p.m., CBS, Season Premiere) - A report on Hurricane Harvey’s destruction in Houston and an interview with Sen. John...

'Me, Myself and I' best TV pilot this fall
'Me, Myself and I' best TV pilot this fall

By: Terry Terrones - 0 10 hr ago

Cast: Bobby Moynihan ("Saturday Night Live"), John Larroquette ("Night Court," "The Librarians"), Jack Dylan Grazer ("It," "Tales of Halloween"),...

TV Talk: Fox 21 gets new anchor/reporter
TV Talk: Fox 21 gets new anchor/reporter

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Yesterday

KXRM viewers might have noticed a new face on Fox 21 broadcasts the last couple of days. Say hello to Megan Hucks, the station’s new reporter and...

What to watch on TV for the week of September 17 - A new Seinfeld special, ‘Gotham’ and ‘The Good Place’ return, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of September 17 - A new Seinfeld special, ‘Gotham’ and ‘The Good Place’ return, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Sunday  “69th Primetime Emmy Awards” (6 p.m., CBS) - Stephen Colbert hosts the 69th annual gala from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles....

Video Game Haiku Review - 'NHL 18'
Video Game Haiku Review - 'NHL 18'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Sep 13, 2017

Title: NHL18 Format: PS4, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer: EA Canada Publisher: EA Sports ESRB Rating: E 10+ (Everyone 10 and older) Release...

Packages and dates for the 2017 Denver Film Festival announced
Packages and dates for the 2017 Denver Film Festival announced

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Sep 12, 2017

Today the Denver Film Society, which produces the annual Denver Film Festival, announced dates and ticket packages for this year’s event. The 40th...

Video Game Haiku Review - 'Destiny 2'
Video Game Haiku Review - 'Destiny 2'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Title: Destiny 2 Format: PS4, Xbox One, PC  Price: Starting at $59.99 Developer: Bungie Publisher: Activision ESRB Rating: T (Teen) Release...

What to watch on TV for the week of September 10 - September 16: Seth MacFarlane in space, Outlander and Cartman return, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of September 10 - September 16: Seth MacFarlane in space, Outlander and Cartman return, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Sep 10, 2017

Sunday  “The Orville” (6 p.m., Fox, Series Premiere) - “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane brings a new sci-fi comedy-drama to Fox. You can read...

TV review: Seth MacFarlane's 'The Orville' nothing like 'Family Guy'
TV review: Seth MacFarlane's 'The Orville' nothing like 'Family Guy'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Sep 10, 2017

Cast: Seth MacFarlane ("Family Guy," "Ted"), Adrianne Palicki ("Friday Night Lights"), Penny Johnson Jerald ("24," "The Larry Sanders Show"), Scott...

TV Talk: Veteran meteorologist leaving KOAA-TV
TV Talk: Veteran meteorologist leaving KOAA-TV

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Sep 6, 2017

Colorado Springs NBC affiliate KOAA-TV added three new reporters this summer. They’re losing a meteorologist this fall. Chief meteorologist Stephen...

What to watch on TV for the week of September 3 - September 9: The ‘Twin Peaks’ finale, yachties, a talking horse, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of September 3 - September 9: The ‘Twin Peaks’ finale, yachties, a talking horse, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Sep 3, 2017

Sunday  “Twin Peaks” (6 p.m., Showtime, Series Finale) - The weirdest TV series I’ve ever watched wraps up with a 2-hour finale. “Power” (7...

TV Talk: Shannon Brinias returning to Colorado Springs
TV Talk: Shannon Brinias returning to Colorado Springs

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Aug 31, 2017

Local ABC affiliate KRDO recently announced that Shannon Brinias will be joining the News Channel 13 team in mid-September. She’ll be the new morning...

TV Talk: Three summer hires bolster KOAA-TV’s roster of reporters
TV Talk: Three summer hires bolster KOAA-TV’s roster of reporters

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Aug 29, 2017

Viewers of local NBC affiliate KOAA-TV might have noticed a few new faces during newscasts this summer. That’s because the station hired three...

TCA 2017 Travel Log #1 - A CU alum is an angel investor, Nielsen comes with plenty of stats, and YouTube reimagines ‘The Karate Kid’
TCA 2017 Travel Log #1 - A CU alum is an angel investor, Nielsen comes with plenty of stats, and YouTube reimagines ‘The Karate Kid’

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Aug 28, 2017

The Television Critics Association summer tour started over a week ago but I’ve only been here since yesterday. On Thursday I managed to catch the end...

What to watch on TV for the week of August 27 - September 2: The ‘Game of Thrones’ season finale, a one ton dog, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of August 27 - September 2: The ‘Game of Thrones’ season finale, a one ton dog, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Aug 27, 2017

Sunday  “2017 MTV Video Music Awards” (6 p.m., MTV) - Katy Perry hosts and performs at the 34th annual event, which also features performances...

TV Talk: A familiar face returns to the Fox 21 anchor desk
TV Talk: A familiar face returns to the Fox 21 anchor desk

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Aug 23, 2017

If you soon get a case of déjà vu while watching Fox 21 morning news, don’t be alarmed. That familiar face belongs to Abbie Burke, who left the station...

What to watch on TV for the week of August 20 - August 26: A solar eclipse, a fallen princess, a Tick, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of August 20 - August 26: A solar eclipse, a fallen princess, a Tick, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Aug 20, 2017

Sunday  “The Last Ship” (7 p.m., TNT, Season Premiere) - One of my favorite summer series returns for its fourth season. You can read my spoiler...

Marvel's latest, 'The Defenders,' also its greatest so far
Marvel's latest, 'The Defenders,' also its greatest so far

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Aug 18, 2017

Cast: Charlie Cox ("Marvel's Daredevil"), Krysten Ritter ("Marvel's Jessica Jones"), Mike Colter ("Marvel's Luke Cage"), Finn Jones ("Marvel's Iron...

Video Game Haiku Review -
Video Game Haiku Review - "Madden NFL 18"

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Aug 17, 2017

Title: Madden NFL 18 Format: PS4, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer/Publisher: EA ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) Release Date: August 25, 2017 The...

Video Game Haiku Review -
Video Game Haiku Review - "Agents of Mayhem"

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Aug 15, 2017

What is it? A single-player open world game by Deep Silver Volition, the same team that created the “Saints Row” franchise. In the game, players choose...

TV Preview: 9 takeaways from the “The Last Ship” season 4 premiere
TV Preview: 9 takeaways from the “The Last Ship” season 4 premiere

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Aug 15, 2017

Cast: Eric Dane (“Grey's Anatomy”), Bridget Regan (“Agent Carter”), Adam Baldwin (“Firefly,” “Chuck”), Travis Van...

What to watch on TV for the week of August 13 - August 19: Superheroes unite, the cast of ‘This is Us’ plays games, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of August 13 - August 19: Superheroes unite, the cast of ‘This is Us’ plays games, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Aug 13, 2017

Sunday  “Get Shorty” (8 p.m., EPIX, Series Premiere) - Miles Daly, muscle for a Nevada crime ring desperate to win back his wife and daughter,...

TCA 2017 Travel Log #6 - The best and worst of the Television Critics Association summer tour
TCA 2017 Travel Log #6 - The best and worst of the Television Critics Association summer tour

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Aug 9, 2017

Today is my seventh and final day at the Television Critics Association summer tour. Before I Uber to LAX (Don’t I sound like I’m from California?), I...

TCA 2017 Travel Log #5 - A competitor for ‘American Idol,’ mutants, and Seth MacFarlane in space are highlights for Fox
TCA 2017 Travel Log #5 - A competitor for ‘American Idol,’ mutants, and Seth MacFarlane in space are highlights for Fox

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Aug 8, 2017

On Tuesday the Fox network spent the day presenting at the Television Critics Association summer tour. There were panels for a several returning shows...

TCA 2017 Travel Log #4 - Set visits, an Oscar winner, and a television icon
TCA 2017 Travel Log #4 - Set visits, an Oscar winner, and a television icon

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Aug 8, 2017

Monday was a day of set visits for Television Critics Association members. The group visited four studios to take a look at seven different series....

TCA 2017 Travel Log #3 - ABC counting on unique protagonists with their new series
TCA 2017 Travel Log #3 - ABC counting on unique protagonists with their new series

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Aug 7, 2017

Sunday was ABC’s turn to take the stage at the Television Critics Association summer tour. They had panels for several new programs that debut this...

TCA 2017 Travel Log #2 - ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Atlanta,’ and Kristin Chenoweth highlight the TCA Awards
TCA 2017 Travel Log #2 - ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Atlanta,’ and Kristin Chenoweth highlight the TCA Awards

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Aug 6, 2017

Saturday night the 33rd annual Television Critics Association Awards show was held at the Beverly Hilton and several acclaimed series were recognized,...

TCA Talk: Ralph Macchio reprising his ‘Karate Kid’ role in new series
TCA Talk: Ralph Macchio reprising his ‘Karate Kid’ role in new series

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Aug 4, 2017

Greetings from the Television Critics Association (TCA) summer tour. I’m in Los Angeles at the biggest bi-annual television event you’ve never heard...

TV Preview: 10 takeaways from the “Ray Donovan” season 5 premiere (spoiler free)
TV Preview: 10 takeaways from the “Ray Donovan” season 5 premiere (spoiler free)

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Aug 2, 2017

Cast: Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan), Paula Malcomson (Abby Donovan), Eddie Marsan (Terry Donovan), Dash Mikok (Bunchy...

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Gazette Media Columnist Terry Terrones is a veteran journalist and pop culture addict. He covers the worlds of TV, film, video games and spends too much time on several social networks. You can follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/terryterrones.