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February 3, 2012 | By Curt Wagner and RedEye
"Doctor Who" fans will recognize this week's guest star on "Merlin," Lindsay Duncan, who played Adelaide Brooke opposite David Tennant in "The Waters of Mars. " In the "His Father's Son" episode of "Merlin," airing at 9 p.m. Feb. 3 on Syfy, Duncan portrays Queen Annis, ruler of the Castle of Fyrien, who becomes so bitterly angry at King Arthur that she schemes with Morgana to defeat him and claim Camelot. The acclaimed stage actress earned a Tony Award and a Drama Desk award from her Broadway performance in the revival of "Private Lives.
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April 30, 2012 | By Dana Moran, Jessica Galliart and RedEye
This week's episode is titled "All Adventurous Women Do. " Do what? Boogie board? Eat that day-old cake from out of the trash can when they're starving? Sit down on the No. 66 Chicago bus without checking the seat? No. All adventurous women apparently have HPV, according to the "slutty one" on the show.  Play along as we recap the latest episode of “Girls,” which included another very uncomfortable scene with the beast that is Adam in bed, as well as the hottest pick-up line ever of all time (says RedEye)
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September 21, 2011 | By Curt Wagner and RedEye
I dismissed the sudsy new prime-time thriller “Revenge” ( 9 p.m. Wednesday, ABC; 3 stars ) when I watched its pilot over the summer, but I was too quick to judge. It's terrifically trashy and a lot of fun. Sweet Emily VanCamp from “Brothers and Sisters” plays against type as Emily Thorne, a young billionaire who moves to the Hamptons to get even with the rich folks who destroyed her father (James Tupper) and ruined her life - back when she was called Amanda. She rents a house next door to Victoria Grayson (Madeleine Stowe)
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April 15, 2012 | By Dana Moran, Jessica Galliart and RedEye
This week's episode is titled “Vagina Panic.” Because what girl over the age of 13 hasn't experienced a panic of the vagina at some point? Score one for “Girls,” already.   Play along as we recap the latest episode of “Girls,” which included lots of uncomfortable T&A and scenes from the gyno office. Click here for the Episode 1 scorecard. Read Show Patrol's "Girls" review here.   Weird sex fantasies The episode opens to Hannah and Adam having some good ol' graphic sex, where Adam spouts...
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December 5, 2011 | By Georgia Garvey, RedEye
To find the events that helped shape the darker side of the city, RedEye turned to Marcus Sakey, host of the new Travel Channel show "Hidden City. " Sakey broke down some of the locations he visited in the premiere of the show, as well as three more spots with plenty of history. JOHN DILLINGER Year: 1934 The deets: Dillinger, a notorious bank robber and prison escapee, famously met his end outside the Biograph Theater in Lincoln Park when FBI agents shot him three times.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 15, 2012 | By Dana Moran, Jessica Galliart and RedEye
This week's episode is titled “Vagina Panic.” Because what girl over the age of 13 hasn't experienced a panic of the vagina at some point? Score one for “Girls,” already.   Play along as we recap the latest episode of “Girls,” which included lots of uncomfortable T&A and scenes from the gyno office. Click here for the Episode 1 scorecard. Read Show Patrol's "Girls" review here.   Weird sex fantasies The episode opens to Hannah and Adam having some good ol' graphic...
ENTERTAINMENT
April 30, 2012 | By Dana Moran, Jessica Galliart and RedEye
This week's episode is titled "All Adventurous Women Do. " Do what? Boogie board? Eat that day-old cake from out of the trash can when they're starving? Sit down on the No. 66 Chicago bus without checking the seat? No. All adventurous women apparently have HPV, according to the "slutty one" on the show.  Play along as we recap the latest episode of “Girls,” which included another very uncomfortable scene with the beast that is Adam in bed, as well as the hottest pick-up line ever of all time (says RedEye)
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May 4, 2012 | By RedEye
"Star Wars" fans last year deciced to make May 4 Star Wars Day -- thanks to the pun "May the Fourth Be with You. " To celebrate the second year of the geek holiday, Sony Online Entertainment, maker of the "Clone Wars Adventures" video game, came up with this little "Star Wars" quiz for fans to test their knowledge of the pop culture phenomenon that has gone from movies to TV ("The Clone Wars"), video games, comics and more. Test yourselves below, and visit the official "Star Wars" website, starwars.com , for more ways to celebrate.
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March 7, 2013 | By Curt Wagner, @ShowPatrol and RedEye
Morgana's devious plots against King Arthur have been put on hold, at least temporarily. Syfy has decided to hold the final five episodes of "Merlin" until May Sweeps month, debuting "With All My Heart," the episode originally scheduled to air this week, at 9 p.m. CT May 3. The network will broadcast new episodes every Friday though to the two-part series finale, "The Diamond of the Day," airing May 24 and 31. In the last episode to air, "The...
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March 14, 2013 | By Curt Wagner, @ShowPatrol and RedEye
Dougray Scott, Robson Green and former Chicagoan Milauna Jackson will star in the third Cinemax season of "Strike Back. " The British actors recently joined series regulars Philip Winchester, Sullivan Stapleton, Michelle Lukes and Liam Garrigan in South Africa where the action-adventure series began filming the new season about a month ago. The addictive, action-packed drama throws viewers into the world of the fictional Section 20, an elite military...
ENTERTAINMENT
February 3, 2012 | By Curt Wagner and RedEye
"Doctor Who" fans will recognize this week's guest star on "Merlin," Lindsay Duncan, who played Adelaide Brooke opposite David Tennant in "The Waters of Mars. " In the "His Father's Son" episode of "Merlin," airing at 9 p.m. Feb. 3 on Syfy, Duncan portrays Queen Annis, ruler of the Castle of Fyrien, who becomes so bitterly angry at King Arthur that she schemes with Morgana to defeat him and claim Camelot. The acclaimed stage actress earned a Tony Award and a Drama Desk award from her Broadway performance in the revival of "Private Lives.
NEWS
December 5, 2011 | By Georgia Garvey, RedEye
To find the events that helped shape the darker side of the city, RedEye turned to Marcus Sakey, host of the new Travel Channel show "Hidden City. " Sakey broke down some of the locations he visited in the premiere of the show, as well as three more spots with plenty of history. JOHN DILLINGER Year: 1934 The deets: Dillinger, a notorious bank robber and prison escapee, famously met his end outside the Biograph Theater in Lincoln Park when FBI agents shot him three times.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 21, 2011 | By Curt Wagner and RedEye
I dismissed the sudsy new prime-time thriller “Revenge” ( 9 p.m. Wednesday, ABC; 3 stars ) when I watched its pilot over the summer, but I was too quick to judge. It's terrifically trashy and a lot of fun. Sweet Emily VanCamp from “Brothers and Sisters” plays against type as Emily Thorne, a young billionaire who moves to the Hamptons to get even with the rich folks who destroyed her father (James Tupper) and ruined her life - back when she was called Amanda. She rents a house next door to Victoria Grayson (Madeleine Stowe)
ENTERTAINMENT
April 5, 2013 | By Curt Wagner, @ShowPatrol and RedEye
One look at a new behind-the-scenes video from "Strike Back" and its easy to see why star Philip Winchester says, "I love my job. " In the video "Recon" piece, provided exclusively to RedEye by Cinemax, star Sullivan Stapleton takes viewers through a day on the show's South Africa set where they blow the crap out of a car "in true 'Strike Back' style. " But what's this about the brave members of Section 20 robbing the Bogota Stock Exchange? Have Damien Scott (Stapleton) and Sgt. Michael Stonebridge (Winchester)
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June 28, 2013 | By Curt Wagner, @ShowPatrol and RedEye
The upcoming third season of Cinemax's "Strike Back" offered new challenges for star Philip Winchester, who has been shot at, blown up and made to jump out of a helicopter while filming his role as counterterroism operative Sgt. Michael Stonebridge. As you can see in the brand new trailer for the season, for the first time ever the cast filmed extensive action scenes on boats and, unfortunately, in the waters of the Mtamvuna River in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa, which stands in for the jungles of South America in the...
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