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Know Your Show: Zach Braff & Scrubs #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #AtoZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter Z, I choose Zach Braff & his show that still changes lives today, Scrubs . Premise: Simultaneously humorous and hea…

You again! TV Stars who tasted success on two shows #AtoZChallenge

Becoming an icon on a television show is no easy feat with ratings wars and finicky fan followings for each show. Over the years, many have starred in various shows with very few breaking the code. But there are the rare few wh…

Know Your Show: The X-Files #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #AtoZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter X, I was always going to choose The X-Files . Premise: The show follows the investigations of the two FBI agents of the…

Know Your Show: The Wonder Years #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #AtoZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter W, I choose The Wonder Years . Premise: The off-screen narrator reminisces about growing up with his family as a young …

Villains who Elevated Their TV Shows #AtoZChallenge

For a thriller to be a success, having a good hero is essential. But having a worthy adversary is a must. It raises the stakes, making you fear for the hero and his posse. So who were some of the best villains to ever grace th…

Underrated TV Shows That Deserve More Love #AtoZChallenge

Not all good shows get the love they deserve. The reasons can be so many - too complex, too serious, too funny, too real, too satire-y... sometimes a good show is just released at the wrong time and lost in the shadows of othe…

Know Your Show: Tina Fey's 30 Rock #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #AtoZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter T, I choose the ridiculously talented  Tina Fey & her amazing show 30 ROCK . Premise: The show revolves around t…

Star Trek: TNG - Boldly Going Where No Other TV show Dared to Go

It sometimes saddens me that the only way the present generation is connected to the iconic Star Trek: the Next Generation is because actor  Wil Wheaton is a part of The Big Bang Theory ! The 18 Emmy Winning Star Trek: The…

TV shows inspired by Real life People #AtoZChallenge

Movies based on real life incidents make for good and often inspiring tales. They help us relive key moments of history in a short span of time. Making a TV show based on real life characters and events is a different cup of te…

Quality matters: Emmy winners & Trivia #AtoZChallenge

Sure, it's fun to win the love of the public for the quality of work you've done but you know what feels just as good? Winning awards for your efforts. And for all the members who work tirelessly to ensure a standard pr…

Know Your Show: Psych #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter P, I choose Psych . Premise: In this comical detective show, a guy and his childhood friend manipulate the police squa…

Origins:50 Hollywood Stars who started off in television shows #AtoZChallenge

For me, there is one major reason why I appreciate Hollywood over Bollywood and it is an observation I first made as a child. Two decades later, sadly the same persists. It is simply that in Bollywood, talent often gets pus…

Know Your Show: New Girl #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter N, I choose New Girl . Premise: A modern take on love, friendship and relationships, this offbeat comedy revolves around…

Know Your Show: MASH #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter M, I choose MASH . Premise: The iconic 'dramedy' follows the medical staff stationed at the 4077 Mobile Army Sur…

Love is All Around: TV Couples We Adore #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter L, I choose Love: the TV Couples we adore . I always have a soft corner for couples in Tv shows over those in a movie. I…

Knive-Wielding Chefs are a good thing: Masterchef Australia #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter K, I shall cheat and choose the k nife-wielding chefs of  Masterchef Australia . Premise: The iconic cooking competition…

Know Your Show: Jeeves and Wooster #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter J, I choose the British comedy Jeeves and Wooster. Premise: Based on the iconic literary series by author P.G. Wodehouse…

Know Your Show: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter I, I choose It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia . Premise:  A bunch of self-centered friends run an Irish pub, doing …

Know Your Show: Happy Endings #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter H, I choose the insanely underrated Happy Endings. Premise: Starting with the breakup of two members of the gang, the…

Know Your Show: The Golden Girls #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter G, I choose the Golden Girls . Premise: In this iconic comedy, four elderly women enjoy the golden years of their lives,…

Know Your Show: Fringe #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my  #A2ZChallenge  for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter F, I choose Fringe . Writing about 'FRIENDS' would have been too easy. I chose to go with a show that was brilli…

Know Your Show: Everybody Loves Raymond #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter E, I choose Everybody Loves Raymond . Premise: The show follows the life of a sarcastic sportswriter and the people in …

Know Your Show: Daredevil #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter D, I choose Daredevil . Premise: After becoming blind following a freak accident, Matt Murdock's other senses get h…

Know Your Show: Castle #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter C, I choose Castle . Premise:  A famous mystery novelist uses his influence to get to follow Detective Kate Beckett and h…

Know Your Show: Brooklyn Nine-Nine #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter B, I choose Brooklyn Nine-Nine . Premise: The springy comedy sitcom follows the nutty New York Police Department of Brookly…

Know Your Show: Agents of SHIELD #AtoZChallenge

This post is part of my #A2ZChallenge for April 2016 where my theme is TV Sitcoms. For the letter A, I choose Agents of Shield . Premise: Set in the popular Marvel Cinematic World that includes Iron Man, Captain America et a…