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What to watch on TV for the week of April 23-29: Aspen bars, Albert Einstein, a Pied Piper and a whole lot more
What to watch on TV for the week of April 23-29: Aspen bars, Albert Einstein, a Pied Piper and a whole lot more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Yesterday

Sunday  “Making History” (7:30 p.m., Fox) - After a short hiatus “Making History” returns to finish off their 1920s Chicago storyline where Al...

TV Review - A stellar cast and deft writing get the third season of 'Fargo' off to a great start
TV Review - A stellar cast and deft writing get the third season of 'Fargo' off to a great start

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Apr 18, 2017

“Fargo” Cast: Ewan McGregor (“Trainspotting,” “Star Wars”), Carrie Coon (“The Leftovers,” “Gone Girl”), Mary Elizabeth Winstead (“10...

What to watch on TV for the week of April 16-22 - Bald and out of shape Obi-Wan Kenobi, Bill Nye, Project Genesis and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of April 16-22 - Bald and out of shape Obi-Wan Kenobi, Bill Nye, Project Genesis and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Apr 16, 2017

Sunday  “The White Princess” (6 p.m., Starz, Series Premiere) - This new series takes you back to the days of Tudor England. “The White Princess”...

TV Talk - Abbie Burke leaves Fox21
TV Talk - Abbie Burke leaves Fox21

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sat, Apr 15, 2017

Today KXRM/Fox 21 sports anchor Abbie Burke announced via social media that she is leaving the station and that Friday was her last day on air. Burke...

‘The Fate of the Furious’ Preview - Two Fast aficionados discuss expectations, the future of the franchise and how Tokyo Drift can make everything better
‘The Fate of the Furious’ Preview - Two Fast aficionados discuss expectations, the future of the franchise and how Tokyo Drift can make everything better

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Apr 12, 2017

The eighth installment of the “Fast and Furious” franchise, called “The Fate of the Furious,” debuts April 14. Oh yeah! As is our tradition as Fast die...

The lineup for Colorado Springs Comic Con 2017 is taking shape
The lineup for Colorado Springs Comic Con 2017 is taking shape

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Apr 11, 2017

Life is pretty sweet if you’re a pop culture nerd, especially if you live in Colorado. There is no shortage of local cons to get your geeky fix. In...

What to watch on TV for the week of April 9-15: New episodes of MST3K, the return of Doctor Who and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of April 9-15: New episodes of MST3K, the return of Doctor Who and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Apr 9, 2017

Sunday  “Homeland” (7 p.m., Showtime, Season Finale) - Season six of “Homeland” wraps up tonight. This has probably been the best season of this...

Eleven is coming to Denver Comic Con
Eleven is coming to Denver Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Apr 6, 2017

Eleven is coming to Denver Comic Con. No, not the number Eleven.The actress who plays Eleven in the hit Netflix series, “Stranger Things.” DCC recently...

TV Review: 'Brockmire' is a diamond in the rough
TV Review: 'Brockmire' is a diamond in the rough

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Apr 4, 2017

"Brockmire" Cast: Hank Azaria ("The Simpsons," "Ray Donovan"), Amanda Peet ("Togetherness," "2012"), Tyrel Jackson Williams ("Lab Rats," "Failure to...

Video Game Haiku Review - 'MLB The Show 17'
Video Game Haiku Review - 'MLB The Show 17'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Apr 3, 2017

Title: MLB The Show 17 Format: PS4  Price: $59.99 Developer: San Diego Studio Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment  ESRB Rating: E...

TV Talk - What to watch on television for the week of April 2, 2017
TV Talk - What to watch on television for the week of April 2, 2017

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Apr 2, 2017

Sunday  NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament (4 p.m., CBS) - The women’s NCAA final takes place today in Dallas. With its upset of UConn,...

TV Talk - Rainn Wilson added to ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ cast
TV Talk - Rainn Wilson added to ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ cast

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Mar 31, 2017

Today CBS announced that Rainn Wilson, best known for his role as Dwight Schrute from the NBC series “The Office,” has been added to the cast of “Star...

'Marvel's Luke Cage' is heading to Denver Comic Con
'Marvel's Luke Cage' is heading to Denver Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Today Denver Comic Con announced that actor Mike Colter, best known for his leading role in the Netflix series “Marvel’s Luke Cage,” is coming to the...

Video Game Haiku Review - 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'
Video Game Haiku Review - 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Mar 27, 2017

Title: Mass Effect: Andromeda Format: PC, PS4, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer: BioWare Publisher: EA  ESRB Rating: M (Mature 17+) Release...

TV Talk - What to watch on television for the week of March 26, 2017
TV Talk - What to watch on television for the week of March 26, 2017

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

Sunday  “60 Minutes” (6 p.m., CBS) - Scott Pelley reports on fake news, Bill Whitaker looks at data beamed back more than 30 million miles from...

TV Talk: ‘Top Chef’ is coming to Colorado
TV Talk: ‘Top Chef’ is coming to Colorado

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Bravo is packing its knives and heading to Colorado. The network announced today that the Emmy Award winning reality series, where chefs from around...

‘Firefly’ and ‘Castle’ star heading to Denver Comic Con
‘Firefly’ and ‘Castle’ star heading to Denver Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Denver Comic Con announced today that actor Nathan Fillion will be a guest at this year’s event, which runs June 30 - July 2. Fillion is best known as...

The 2017 Denver Comic Con beer naming contest has begun
The 2017 Denver Comic Con beer naming contest has begun

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Breckenridge Brewery and Denver Comic Con are now taking submissions for the “Name the Denver Comic Con Beer” contest. This is the sixth year...

TV Talk: 14 shows to watch on television for the week of March 19, 2017
TV Talk: 14 shows to watch on television for the week of March 19, 2017

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Mar 19, 2017

Sunday - Two underrated new programs that both involve time travel.  “Making History” (7:30 p.m., Fox) - Deborah suspects that Dan may not be the...

‘Gotham’ stars coming to Denver Comic Con
‘Gotham’ stars coming to Denver Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Mar 17, 2017

Today Denver Comic Con announced that Ben McKenzie and Morena Baccarin will be attending the event this summer. The duo, who became in engaged last...

TV Talk: Meteorologist Jessica Lebel leaves KKTV, but earns a homecoming
TV Talk: Meteorologist Jessica Lebel leaves KKTV, but earns a homecoming

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Mar 16, 2017

Meteorologist Jessica Lebel has left local CBS affiliate KKTV. The Littleton, Colorado native has taken a position in Denver with Fox and CW affiliates...

TV Review: 'Marvel's Iron Fist' an appetizer for the feast to come
TV Review: 'Marvel's Iron Fist' an appetizer for the feast to come

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Mar 13, 2017

Cast: Finn Jones ("Game of Thrones," "Sleeping Beauty"), Jessica Henwick ("Game of Thrones"), David Wenham ("300," "The Lord of the Rings"), Jessica...

Video Game Haiku Review - Explore Bolivia in 'Ghost Recon Wildlands'
Video Game Haiku Review - Explore Bolivia in 'Ghost Recon Wildlands'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Mar 13, 2017

Title: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Format: PC, PS4, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer: Ubisoft Paris Publisher: Ubisoft  ESRB Rating: M...

Stanley Tucci coming to Denver Comic Con
Stanley Tucci coming to Denver Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Mar 8, 2017

The guest announcements are starting to roll in for this year’s Denver Comic Con. Last week it was announced that Weird Al Yankovic would be attending...

TV Talk - Adam Carolla taking an unusual approach to the talk show format
TV Talk - Adam Carolla taking an unusual approach to the talk show format

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Mar 6, 2017

The odd, yet appropriately named, talk show “Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live” debuts on Spike next Tuesday. Despite a somewhat obvious name,...

TV Talk - Alison Mastrangelo leaves Fox 21
TV Talk - Alison Mastrangelo leaves Fox 21

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Mar 5, 2017

Today KXRM/FOX 21 sports anchor Alison Mastrangelo announced via social media that she is leaving the station and that today was her last day on air....

TV Preview - 8 takeaways from ‘The Americans’ season 5 premiere
TV Preview - 8 takeaways from ‘The Americans’ season 5 premiere

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Mar 5, 2017

Cast: Matthew Rhys (Philip Jennings), Keri Russell (Elizabeth Jennings), Holly Taylor (Paige Jennings), Keidrich Sellati (Henry Jennings), Noah...

TV Review: Time travel for romance at the heart of new Fox series 'Making History'
TV Review: Time travel for romance at the heart of new Fox series 'Making History'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sat, Mar 4, 2017

Dan (Adam Pally) is a schlubby facilities manager at a small Massachusetts college. Bored and lonely, Dan stumbled across a way to travel back in time...

Weird Al coming to Denver Comic Con
Weird Al coming to Denver Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Mar 1, 2017

This morning Denver Comic Con announced that satirist, songwriter and author Weird Al Yankovic will be coming to the event this summer, which runs June...

Q&A: Actor Jimmy Smits talks about his role in the Fox series '24: Legacy'
Q&A: Actor Jimmy Smits talks about his role in the Fox series '24: Legacy'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Feb 28, 2017

Recently I sat in on a Fox conference call with Jimmy Smits. The veteran actor plays Senator John Donovan on “24: Legacy,” which airs on Mondays. Below...

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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.