Thursday, February 8, 2018

#Arrow 6.13 live blog - “The Devil’s Greatest Trick”

“The Devil’s Greatest Trick”

CAYDEN JAMES LAUNCHES A FULL OUT ATTACK — Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson) discovers a secret about the Green Arrow (Stephen Amell) that pushes him over the edge. Knowing everyone and everything he loves is in danger, Oliver must decide if he can do this alone or if he needs to turn to his old teammates for help. William (guest star Jack Moore) starts to demand more of Oliver’s time. JJ Makaro directed the episode written by Sarah Tarkoff & Emilio Ortega Aldrich (#613). Original airdate 2/8/2018.

Episode 13:

#SPN 13.13 live blog - "Devil's Bargain" #supernatural

“Devil’s Bargain”

DANNEEL ACKLES GUEST STARS – Sam (Jared Padalecki), Dean (Jensen Ackles), and Castiel (Misha Collins) search for Lucifer (Mark Pellegrino) who, meanwhile, strikes an unlikely deal with a local faith healer named Sister Jo (guest star Danneel Ackles). Asmodeus (guest star Jeffrey Vincent Parise) inches closer to finding Jack (Alexander Calvert). Eduardo Sanchez directed the episode written by Eugenie Ross-Leming & Brad Buckner (#1313). Original airdate 2/8/2018.

Episode 13:

Friday, February 2, 2018

#AgentsofSHIELD 5.10 - "Past Life" live blog

"Past Life"

IT'S COULSON AND THE TEAM'S LAST CHANCE TO GET HOME, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

"Past Life" - S.H.I.E.L.D. has one final chance to return to our timeline, but their actions may have deadly consequences, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, FEB. 2 (9:00-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Jeff Ward as Deke, Eve Harlow as Tess, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Max E. Williams as Tye, Coy Stewart as Flint, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Ryan R. Moos as Kree doctor, Luke Massey as Hek-Sel and Jay Hunter as Kree watch commander.

"Past Life" was written by DJ Doyle and directed by Eric Laneuville.

Episode 10:

Thursday, February 1, 2018

#Arrow 6.12 - "All of Nothing" live blog

“All or Nothing”

OLIVER AND DINAH FACE OFF — Oliver (Stephen Amell) continues his battle with Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson). Dinah (Juliana Harkavy) and Oliver have a major disagreement that endangers the life of one of their own. Mairzee Almas directed the episode written by Beth Schwartz & Oscar Balderrama (#612). Original airdate 2/1/2018.

Episode 12:

#SPN 13.12 - “Various & Sundry Villains” #supernatural live blog

“Various & Sundry Villains”

THE WITCH IS BACK – Dean (Jensen Ackles) falls victim to a couple of witches, sisters Jamie (guest star Jordan Clair Robbins) and Jennie Plum (guest star Elise Gatien), who manage to steal a powerful book of spells from the Winchester brothers. When Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean go after the book, they get help from a powerful and surprising ally when Rowena (guest star Ruth Connell), back from the dead, intervenes to assist them. Amanda Tapping directed the episode written by Steve Yockey (#1312). Original airdate 2/1/2018.

Episode 12:

Friday, January 26, 2018

#AgentsofSHIELD 5.9 - "Best Laid Plans" live blog

"Best Laid Plans"

MACK AND YO-YO IGNITE A REVOLUTION, ON 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.' ON ABC

"Best Laid Plans" - Mack, Yo-Yo and Flint fight to keep everyone alive by starting a revolution against the Kree, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, JAN. 26 (9:00-10:01 p.m. EST), on the ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Jeff Ward as Deke, Eve Harlow as Tess, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Coy Stewart as Flint, Michael McGrady as Voss, James Harvey Ward as Gunner, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Luke Massey as Hek-Sel and Graham Outerbridge as Doyle.

"Best Laid Plans" was written by George Kitson and directed by Garry A. Brown.

Episode 9:

Thursday, January 25, 2018

#Arrow 6.11 - "We Fall" live blog

“We Fall”

WILLIAM LANDS IN CAYDEN JAMES’ CROSSHAIRS — Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson) ups the ante by launching his plan to take control of every aspect of the city. Despite the scope of Cayden’s plan, Oliver (Stephen Amell) is determined to foil it with just the Original Team Arrow – and without the aid of Rene (Rick Gonzalez), Dinah (Juliana Harkavy), or Curtis (Echo Kellum). But things get complicated when William (guest star Jack Moore) is endangered as a result of Cayden’s handiwork. Wendey Stanzler directed the episode written by Speed Weed & Spiro Skentzos (#611). Original airdate 1/25/2018.

Episode 11:

#SPN 13.11 live blog - "Breakdown" #supernatural

“Breakdown”

TIME TO RETURN THE FAVOR – Donna (guest star Briana Buckmaster) calls Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) for help after her niece, Wendy (guest star Sarah Dugdale), goes missing. The three hunters discover Wendy was kidnapped by a man who sells human parts to monsters in a grotesque online auction and race to save her before it is too late. Amyn Kaderali directed the episode written by Davy Perez (#1311). Original airdate 1/25/2018.

Episode 11:

Friday, January 19, 2018

#AgentsofSHIELD 5.8 live blog - "The Last Day"

"The Last Day"

TIME IS RUNNING OUT FOR COULSON TO SAVE THE WORLD, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

"The Last Day" - Coulson and the team discover that the most unexpected person from S.H.I.E.L.D.'s past may hold the key to stopping Earth's destruction, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, JAN. 19 (9:00-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie, and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Jeff Ward as Deke, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Coy Stewart as Flint, Michael McGrady as Samuel Voss, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Willow Hale as Robin Hinton, Ava Kolker as Robin (age 12), Lexy Kolker as Robin (age 7), Jamal Akakpo as comms agent, Michele Tobin as Gretchen, and Dusty Sorg as Mouse.

"The Last Day" was written by James C. Oliver and Sharla Oliver and directed by Nina Lopez-Corrado.

Episode 8:

Thursday, January 18, 2018

#Arrow 6.10 live blog - "Divided"

“Divided”

OLIVER DISCOVERS A SHOCKING TRUTH ABOUT CAYDEN JAMES — Despite losing half his team, Oliver (Stephen Amell) remains confident that he, Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards), and Diggle (David Ramsey) can stop Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson) and Black Siren (Katie Cassidy). However, when he discovers one of Cayden’s secrets, he decides to team up with an unlikely ally. Meanwhile, Dinah (Juliana Harkavy) spends time with Vince (guest star Johann Urb). James Bamford directed the episode written by Ben Sokolowski & Emilio Ortega Aldrich (#610). Original airdate 1/18/2018.

Episode 10:

#SPN 13.10 - "Wayward Sisters" pilot #WaywardSisters #SPNFamily #WaywardAF #Supernatural

"Wayward Sisters"

KATHRYN NEWTON, KIM RHODES, KATHERINE RAMDEEN, BRIANA BUCKMASTER, CLARK BACKO AND YADIRA GUEVARA-PRIP RETURN - When Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) go missing, Jody Mills (guest star Kim Rhodes) calls Claire Novak (guest star Kathryn Newton), the rebellious rogue hunter, and tells her it is time to come home - they need to find the Winchesters. Claire returns and reunites with Alex Jones (guest star Katherine Ramdeen), who has stayed behind with Jody and tries to balance a "normal" life with being a part time hunter. While Jody is happy to have Claire home again, she's plagued by Patience's (guest star Clark Backo) disturbing vision involving her adopted daughter. Claire and Alex search for Kaia Nieves (guest star Yadira Guevara-Prip), the dreamcatcher responsible for opening the rift that Sam and Dean went through, as she holds the key to their whereabouts. Jody calls her friend, Donna Hanscum (guest star Briana Buckmaster), to round out the team and the women head off on the most important hunt of their lives. Phil Sgriccia directed the episode written by Robert Berens and Andrew Dabb (#1310). Original airdate 1/18/2018.

Episode 10:

Backdoor pilot.

Image credit: The CW

Recap of Jody and all the girls.

Custom song with a female voice for this.

Jack had found Mary, but Sam and Dean went to The Bad Place.

Now.

Friday, January 12, 2018

#AgentsofSHIELD 5.7 - "Together or Not at All" live blog

"Together or Not at All"

AN UNSTOPPABLE ALIEN HUNTER HAS HIS SIGHTS ON THE TEAM, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

"Together or Not at All" - Just as the team reunites, they become prey to an undefeated Kree warrior who is bent on killing them all, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, JAN. 12 (9:00-10:00 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Jeff Ward as Deke, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Coy Stewart as Flint, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Willow Hale as The Seer, Jay Hunter as watch commander, Isaac C. Singleton Jr. as The Vicar, Samuel Roukin as Faulnak, Remington Hoffman as Maston-Dar and Shon Lange as guard.

"Together or Not at All" was written by Matt Owens and directed by Brad Turner.

Episode 7:

Friday, January 5, 2018

#AgentsOfSHIELD 5.6 - "Fun & Games" live blog

"Fun & Games"
 
DAISY FIGHTS FOR HER LIFE, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

Clark Gregg Makes His Directorial Debut on the Show

"Fun & Games" - With Daisy's life on the line, an unexpected friend attempts to rescue her, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, JAN. 5 (9:01-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie, and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Eve Harlow as Tess, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Coy Stewart as Flint, Pruitt Taylor Vince as Grill, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Erika Ervin as Lady Karaba, Patrick Fabian as Ponarian, Myko Olivier as Ben, Jay Hunter as watch commander, Tim Sitarz as Kree soldier, Isaac C. Singleton Jr. as The Vicar, Samuel Roukin as Faulnak, Michele Tobin as Gretchen, and Remington Hoffman as Manston-Dar.

"Fun & Games" was written by Brent Fletcher and directed by Clark Gregg.

Episode 6:

Friday, December 22, 2017

#AgentsOfSHIELD 5.5 - "Rewind" live blog

"Rewind"

FITZ'S SECRET JOURNEY TO FIND THE TEAM IS REVEALED, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

Nick Blood Returns as Lance Hunter

"Rewind" - With the surprising help of Lance Hunter, nothing will stop Fitz from finding the lost team as his incredible journey is revealed, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, DEC. 22 (9:01-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie, and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Nick Blood as Lance Hunter, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Catherine Dent as General Hale, Lola Glaudini as Polly Hinton, Lexy Kolker as Robin Hinton, Zibby Allen as Lt. Evans, Joy Layton as Lt. Lucas, Delpaneaux Wills as forensic officer, Anthony Bless as MP guard, and Asante Jones as security guard.

"Rewind" was written by Craig Titley and directed by Jesse Bochco.
 
Episode 5:
 

Friday, December 15, 2017

#AgentsofSHIELD 5.4 - "A Life Earned" live blog

"A Life Earned"

COULSON UNCOVERS SECRETS AND BETRAYALS IN SPACE, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

"A Life Earned" - Coulson and the team discover what their captors' true intentions are; and in space, escape is not an option, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, DEC. 15 (9:01-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Jeff Ward as Deke, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Max E. Williams as Tye, James Harvey Ward as Stone, Pruitt Taylor Vince as Grill, Rya Kihlstedt as Lady Basha, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Myko Olivier as Ben, Torrance Jordan as guard and Mark Rhino Smith as trader leader.

"A Life Earned" was written by Drew Z. Greenberg and directed by Stan Brooks.

Episode 4:

Friday, December 8, 2017

#AgentsOfSHIELD 5.3 live blog - "A Life Spent"

A Life Spent

DAISY'S MISSION TO RESCUE SIMMONS COULD DOOM THEM ALL, ON ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

"A Life Spent" - Daisy decides she will rescue Simmons - even if it means risking everything to do it, on "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," FRIDAY, DEC. 8 (9:01-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie, and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring are Jeff Ward as Deke, Eve Harlow as Tess, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Max E. Williams as Tye, Kaleti Williams as Zev, Pruitt Taylor Vince as Grill, Rya Kihlstedt as Basha, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Ciara Bravo as Abby, and Doug Simpson as emissary.

"A Life Spent" was written by Nora Zuckerman & Lilla Zuckerman and directed by Kevin Hooks.

Episode 3:

Thursday, December 7, 2017

#Arrow 6.9 live blog - “Irreconcilable Differences”

“Irreconcilable Differences”

BLACK SIREN KIDNAPS LANCE— Quentin Lance (Paul Blackthorne) is kidnapped by Black Siren (Katie Cassidy) and Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson), who are looking to trade Lance’s life for a weapon of mass destruction. Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Team Green Arrow must figure out a way to save Lance while still keeping the city safe. Laura Belsey directed the episode written by Beth Schwartz & Sarah Tarkoff (#609). Original airdate 12/7/2017.

Mid-season finale.

Episode 9:

#SPN 13.9 live blog - "The Bad Place" #supernatural

"The Bad Place"
 
JACK AND KAIA DISRUPT THE WORLD – Jack (Alexander Calvert), desperate to prove to Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) that he is good and that he can control his powers, enlists the help of a dreamcatcher named Kaia (guest star Yadira Guevara-Prip) to help him find Mary Winchester (guest star Samantha Smith) and save her from the alternate universe. However, when plans go awry, the Winchester brothers are the ones who need saving. Phil Sgriccia directed the episode written by Robert Berens (#1309). Original airdate 12/7/2017.

Episode 9:

Mid-season finale.
 

Friday, December 1, 2017

#AgentsofSHIELD season 5 premiere - "Orientation (Part One)"/"Orientation (Part Two)" live blog

"Orientation (Part One)"/"Orientation (Part Two)"

COULSON AND THE TEAM ARE LOST IN SPACE, ON THE TWO-HOUR SEASON PREMIERE OF ABC'S 'MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.'

"Orientation (Part One)"/"Orientation (Part Two)" - Coulson and the team find themselves stranded on a mysterious ship in outer space, and that's just the beginning of the nightmare to come, when "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." returns for its highly anticipated fifth season with a special two-hour premiere, FRIDAY, DEC. 1 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso "Mack" MacKenzie and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez.

Guest starring in "Orientation (Part One)" are Jeff Ward as Deke, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Jordan Preston as driver, Peter Hulne as Jerry, John Wusah as young soldier, Deniz Akdeniz as Virgil, Nathin Butler as Jones and Derek Mears as captain.

Guest starring in "Orientation (Part Two)" are Jeff Ward as Deke, Eve Harlow as Tess, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Florence Faivre as Sinara, Paul Duna as Reese, Kaleti Williams as Zev, Pruitt Taylor Vince as Grill, James Babson as Holt, Tunisha Hubbard as Ava, Derek Mears as captain, Wes Armstrong as Rick and Jay Hunter as watch commander.

"Orientation (Part One)" was written by Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen and directed by Jesse Bochco.

"Orientation (Part Two)" was written by DJ Doyle and directed by David Solomon.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Image credit: ABC

Episode 1:

Thursday, November 30, 2017

#SPN 13.8 live blog - “The Scorpion and the Frog” #supernatural

“The Scorpion and the Frog”

THE BIG HEIST – Feeling as if they are running out of options, Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) agree to steal a mysterious trunk belonging to a demon named Barthamus (guest star David Cubitt), in exchange for a locater spell the Winchesters can use to track down Jack. Robert Singer directed the episode written by Meredith Glynn (#1308). Original airdate 11/30/2017.
 
Episode 8: