Sob Along With Kristen Bell as She Contemplates the End of The Good Place

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In June, we learned that NBC’s The Good Place, a wonderfully witty series that has sustained its “dead people navigating a supremely complex afterlife” premise by flipping its script with breathtaking deftness, will end after its upcoming fourth season. We’re glad the show gets to wrap up on its own terms, but we are…

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Game of Thrones’ Final Season Cleans House With a Record-Breaking Number of Emmy Nominations

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The 71st Emmy Awards, celebrating the biggest television shows out there, just announced all its nominees. Of course, everyone is dying to know how Game of Thrones’ divisive eighth and final season would fare on its last trip to the ceremony—and the show has gone and done it again. The final season may have not have…

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The 9 Weirdest, Dumbest, or Beautifully Baffling TV Pilots of 2019

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Every year, networks get ready for the fall season with a “hot” list of new television shows. Usually, the final lineups are culled from a slough of pilot episodes, spec scripts, and at least one person’s crushed hopes and dreams. Here are some of the weirdest ones we’ve spotted this year—along with whether you can…

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The Good Place’s Latest Reset Is Also Its Most Heartbreaking 

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The Good Place wrapped up its third season with “Pandemonium,” an episode that’s much lighter on chaos and screaming than its title would suggest. But the witty show about the afterlife—known for keeping viewers on their toes with constant resets of time, space, and reality—did pull yet another huge surprise.

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