TV Junkie: Dick Cavett on Tonight's 'Bored To Death'; #Boardwalk's Thompson Brothers
That was an impressive episode of "Boardwalk Empire" last night. A year ago at the series premiere I talked to Shea Wigham who plays Nucky's brother Sheriff Elias 'Eli' Thompson (see the above video clip) and I zoomed in on how important the brothers' relationship was to the series, perhaps even being the focus of the series. That relationship was certainly what last night's episode was all about - if you haven't seen it yet go check it out before someone spoils it for you.
"Bored To Death" will guest star Dick Cavett tonight and he's hilarious - HBO is hooking viewers up with Cavett as he provides live commentary as the episode airs at 6pm Pacific. I can't wait to see what he has to say about participating in this great show.
A lot of people seem to have enjoyed "Once Upon A Time" last night - what's your opinion? Perhaps there's now something to watch on the broadcast networks in early Sunday primetime.
After last night's fingernail-biting episode of "The Walking Dead" I suggest you read this interview with the lovely Sarah Wayne Callies aka Lori Grimes, who had an exceptional performance.
New Show News: ABC is in the process of buying a comedy based on Michael Lewis' Home Game: An Accidental Guide To Fatherhood which will be co-penned by the incredibly funny Robert Sheridan. This could be another breakout family comedy for ABC. | Jimmy Fallon's production company, Holiday Road, has sold 3 scripts to NBC. The writers of these scripts are all under the NBC umbrella, coming from either "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon," "The Office," or "Saturday Night Live." This is either good business as Fallon and his crew know these guys from years of working with them or it's bad business because this is too insular a group - I'm going with the former.
The TV Junkie Must-Watch Plan: "Adventure Time," "Regular Show," "Bored To Death," "Enlightened," "Hawaii Five-0," "Chelsea Lately," "Jimmy Kimmel Live"
8:00pm Adventure Time Cartoon Network - Another great spooky episode
8:15pm Regular Show Cartoon Network - Brand new episode, spooky also
8:30pm 2 Broke Girls CBS - And the Disappearing Bed Caroline tries to construct a bed by herself; sparks fly between Johnny and Max.
9:00pm Bored to Death HBO - The Black Clock of Time Jonathan runs into his nemesis; George is surprised by Bernard and Emily's news; Ray sets off an AMBER alert.
9:30pm Enlightened HBO - Someone Else's Life Amy considers searching for a more socially responsible job.
9:55pm Hawaii Five-0 CBS - Ka Hakaka Maika'i McGarrett takes part in a charity MMA fight while investigating a wealthy restaurateur's murder; NCIS Agent Kensi Blye examines a video of McGarrett's father.
10:00pm Castle ABC - Demons Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of a ghost hunter who was looking into a haunting at a New York mansion.
11:00pm Chelsea Lately E! - Actress Kat Dennings; comic John Caparulo; comic April Richardson; TV personality Ross Mathews.
11:00pm Conan TBS - Actor Eric Stonestreet; actress Charlyne Yi; Matt Braunger performs.
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actress Salma Hayek; World War II survivor Louis Zamperini; Jane's Addiction performs.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actor Jonah Hill; chef Paula Deen; Chris Isaak performs.
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Zach Galifianakis; animator Mike Judge; Primus performs.
12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actress Naomi Watts; actor Brian Grazer; Beirut performs.