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VIDEO: Highlights from Louis C.K.'s Easy-Going SNL

Louis C.K. hosts an affable episode of Saturday Night Live, with his signature warmly barbed observations.
  • By Maggie Lange
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  • March 30, 2014 1:32 PM
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Best of the Week: Splashy 'Noah,' Sexy Scarlett, Shifting Media Landscape and More

The top stories of the week from TOH!
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  • March 29, 2014 2:21 PM
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Matthew Weiner Talks Writing Women and Race in 'Mad Men,' Criticisms of Don's Storyline and More

As Part 1 of "Mad Men" Season 7 debuts April 13, James Poniewozik of TIME sat down with showrunner Matthew Weiner to talk everything about the show -- from viewer criticisms of Don's story arc last season, to writing women, race and how to handle those those too well-known moments from 1960s history without succumbing to cliches. Interview highlights below -- and don't worry "MM" diehards, there are NO SPOILERS.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • March 27, 2014 1:01 PM
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Get Ready for HBO’s Tech Comedy ‘Silicon Valley’ -- It's One of the Best New Series of 2014

The characters in Mike Judge’s new HBO comedy “Silicon Valley” may have little idea how to get their tech startup off the ground and running, but they certainly have what it takes to be at the center of a smart, laugh-out-loud series that could emerge as one of the strongest shows of 2014.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • March 26, 2014 2:27 PM
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Reasons to Diss CNN (VIDEO)

After Jon Stewart's hilarious take on CNN's coverage of missing Flight 370, we went looking for a reason to like CNN on their website. And found more evidence that no one’s watching the store.
  • By John Anderson
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  • March 25, 2014 4:35 PM
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WATCH: 'Good Wife' Star Josh Charles Explains Surprise Career Move on Letterman (SPOILER ALERT)

"Good Wife" actor Josh Charles dropped by Letterman last night to discuss his dramatic exit from "The Good Wife" after six years. Like Dan Stevens of "Downton Abbey," this is how an actor generates buzz for their career beyond the show for which they're best known.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • March 25, 2014 3:22 PM
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Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan Talk 'Masters of Sex,' Plus What's Coming Up in Season Two

He was doing “Hamlet” while she was doing “Hot Tub Time Machine,” but Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan proved they are equally endowed with wit and comic timing in a delightful panel appearance at Paley Fest Monday night to promote “Masters of Sex.” The pair plays pioneering sex researchers William Masters and Virginia Johnson in Showtime’s sharp freshman drama, which unfolds in the same era as “Mad Men.”
  • By Amy Dawes
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  • March 25, 2014 1:12 PM
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WATCH Jimmy Fallon Sing 'Let It Go' from 'Frozen' as Vladimir Putin

In a recent episode of "The Tonight Show," host Jimmy Fallon offered up a hilarious impersonation of Russian prez Vladimir Putin, donning a hairpiece, swilling vodka and singing "Let It Go" from "Frozen" with President Obama.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • March 21, 2014 11:43 AM
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WATCH: Hypnotic New 'Mad Men' Season 7 Trailer

Yet another maddeningly elliptical teaser has arrived for "Mad Men" season 7, set to premiere on AMC on April 13. Watch as everybody's favorite existential stress-cases disembark taxis and planes outside a sun-soaked airport.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • March 19, 2014 4:45 PM
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WATCH: Maslany is Back in New 'Orphan Black' Season Two Extended Trailer

Will the real Sarah please stand up? Breakout actress Tatiana Maslany is back in Season Two of BBC America's much-lauded cloning thriller “Orphan Black" (April 19). We have the trailer.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • March 10, 2014 6:24 PM
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