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What to watch on TV for the week of May 28-June 3: Frank Underwood returns, Gordon Ramsay gets colorful, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of May 28-June 3: Frank Underwood returns, Gordon Ramsay gets colorful, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 19 hr ago

Sunday  “Wayne’s World” (6 p.m., Starz Comedy) - Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this iconic SNL skit turned film by watching it today. Party...

Video Game Haiku Review - 'Injustice 2'
Video Game Haiku Review - 'Injustice 2'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, May 24, 2017

Title: Injustice 2 Format: PS4, Xbox One  Price: $59.99 Developer: NetherRealm Studios Publisher: WB Games ESRB Rating: T (Teen) Release...

TV Talk - TJ Miller comedy special filmed in Denver coming to HBO this summer
TV Talk - TJ Miller comedy special filmed in Denver coming to HBO this summer

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, May 23, 2017

Today HBO announced they will have an all new stand up special called “Meticulously Ridiculous” from Denver native TJ Miller airing next month. The...

TV Talk - Upcoming series ‘Will’ gives Shakespeare the 'Knight's Tale' treatment
TV Talk - Upcoming series ‘Will’ gives Shakespeare the 'Knight's Tale' treatment

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, May 22, 2017

Get ready for a new take on the Bard. The new TNT series “Will,” which debuts July 10, will be taking viewers back in time to Elizabethan England to...

What to watch on TV for the week of May 21-May 27: The return of Twin Peaks, a new Bachelorette and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of May 21-May 27: The return of Twin Peaks, a new Bachelorette and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, May 21, 2017

Sunday  “Twin Peaks: The Return” (7 p.m., Showtime, Season Premiere) - The cult hit returns for an 18-episode run almost 30 years after it...

TV Talk: Trailers and descriptions for ABC's fall lineup
TV Talk: Trailers and descriptions for ABC's fall lineup

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, May 16, 2017

Broadcast Upfronts continued today with ABC taking center stage. The network released their fall schedule, but most interesting to me are ABC’s new...

TV Talk - NBC and Fox promote their new fall series at Broadcast TV Upfronts
TV Talk - NBC and Fox promote their new fall series at Broadcast TV Upfronts

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, May 15, 2017

A week of network upfronts began today, with NBC and Fox showing off their new fall comedies and dramas. NBC was up first, so let’s take a look at...

What to watch on TV for the week of May 14-May 20: Pageants, talking dogs, Ponzi schemes and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of May 14-May 20: Pageants, talking dogs, Ponzi schemes and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, May 14, 2017

Sunday  “Miss USA Pageant” (7 p.m., Fox) - The 66th annual competition is presented from Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Julianne...

TV review: 'Downward Dog' will resonate with anyone who loves canines
TV review: 'Downward Dog' will resonate with anyone who loves canines

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, May 14, 2017

"Downward Dog" Cast: Allison Tolman ("Fargo," "The Gift"), Lucas Neff ("Raising Hope," "Fear, Inc."), Kirby Howell-Baptiste ("Love," "A Dog's...

Enjoy movies at Red Rocks Amphitheatre this summer at Film on the Rocks
Enjoy movies at Red Rocks Amphitheatre this summer at Film on the Rocks

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, May 10, 2017

Red Rocks is a great place for a concert but also a great venue for film. This is probably why Film on Rocks, now entering its 18th season, continues...

Video Game Haiku Review - 'Prey'
Video Game Haiku Review - 'Prey'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, May 9, 2017

Title: Prey Format: PC, PS4, Xbox One  Price: $59.99 Developer: Arkane Studios Publisher: Bethesda ESRB Rating: M (Mature 17+) Release Date:...

Video Game Haiku Review - Sniper Ghost Warrior 3
Video Game Haiku Review - Sniper Ghost Warrior 3

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, May 7, 2017

Title: Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 Format: PC, PS4, Xbox One  Price: $49.99-$59.99 Developer/Developer: CI Games ESRB Rating: M (Mature 17+)...

What to watch on TV for the week of May 7-May 13: Awards, season finales and appreciation for moms
What to watch on TV for the week of May 7-May 13: Awards, season finales and appreciation for moms

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, May 7, 2017

Sunday  “2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards” (6 p.m., MTV) - Adam Devine hosts this celebration of films and TV shows from the Shrine Auditorium in...

Karen Gillan coming to Colorado Springs Comic Con
Karen Gillan coming to Colorado Springs Comic Con

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, May 4, 2017

Today Colorado Springs Comic Con announced that Karen Gillan, known for her role as Nebula in the “Guardians of the Galaxy” franchise, is coming to...

TV Talk - Fox21 hires new sports director/anchor
TV Talk - Fox21 hires new sports director/anchor

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, May 4, 2017

Notice someone new on Fox21 newscasts lately? That’s Ashley Giovanna, KXRM-TV’s new sports director and anchor who joined the station at the end of...

Colorado Springs radio personality Captain Dan and iHeartMedia part ways
Colorado Springs radio personality Captain Dan and iHeartMedia part ways

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, May 4, 2017

Popular local disc jockey Dan Jackson, better know as “Captain Dan” to listeners, is no longer working for iHeartMedia. Jackson appears to be a...

What to watch on TV for the week of April 30-May 6: The truth about Batman, yachties, a plane landing on the Hudson and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of April 30-May 6: The truth about Batman, yachties, a plane landing on the Hudson and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Apr 30, 2017

Sunday  “Veep” (8:30 p.m., HBO) - Selina helps monitor the first free and democratic election in the former Soviet republic of Georgia. I’m sure...

The 3 major reasons for the decline of ESPN
The 3 major reasons for the decline of ESPN

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

The column below was originally published in May 2015. The significant number of layoffs made by ESPN today, which included the likes of Ed Werder and...

TV Review - Stunning visuals and unique story telling rule in 'American Gods'
TV Review - Stunning visuals and unique story telling rule in 'American Gods'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Apr 25, 2017

“American Gods” Cast: Ricky Whittle (“The 100,” “Hollyoaks”), Ian McShane (“John Wick,” “Deadwood”), Emily Browning (“Sucker Punch,” “A Series of...

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 Sun, Apr 23, 2017

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,...

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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.