Today’s TV Addict Top 5: Questions with BEN AND KATE Star Nat Faxon

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While many television viewers may have recently become familiar with Nat Faxon thanks to his latest starring turn on Fox’s hilariously heartwarming new comedy BEN & KATE, or as a result of his recent Academy Award winning work (alongside COMMUNITY’s Jim Rash and director Alexander Payne) for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Descendants, this TV Addict will always hold a special place in our heart for Faxon thanks to his winning portrayal of “Kevin the P.A.” on the short-lived brilliant-but-canceled WB series GROSSE POINTE. Which is precisely why, when recently afforded the chance for a little one-on-one time with the multi-talented actor/writer/performer in Toronto to promote the show on CityTV in Canada, we jumped at the chance. The result, five questions with BEN AND KATE star Nat Faxon, who dishes on the unexpected success of his new series thus far, what it’s like with working with two adorable co-stars and his dream Fox crossovers. See for yourself after the jump. [Read more…]

Today’s TV Addict Top 5: Our Favorite Fall Fresh Faces

Every year, a slew of shows fight for our attention… and sometimes, it’s easy to overlook the individuals who stand out among the sea of faces washing across our television screens. Let’s take a minute to get a little better acquainted with some of the people we think will be making a big impression in the coming weeks!

Who he is: Andrew Rannells of NBC’s THE NEW NORMAL.
What put him on our radar: A star-making turn in the Broadway smash Book of Mormon.
Why he’s a big deal: Let’s put it this way… creator Ryan Murphy hand-picked Rannells for NORMAL. Our guess? he was blinded by that smile that just lights up the room. The love child of Jon Hamm and Seth MacFarlane, Rannells has that rare mix of humor and heart that audiences will love. [Read more…]

Photopalooza: Go Behind the Scenes of BONES, GLEE, NEW GIRL, FRINGE & More!

Can’t wait for next week’s instalments of your favorite Fox shows? Neither can we! Which is why we thought now might be as good a time as any to share a collection of candids snapped by the spies on the set of BONES, GLEE, FRINGE, NEW GIRL & More! See for yourself, after the jump. [Read more…]

2012 Fall TV Preview: BEN AND KATE

You’ve seen the commercials. You’ve heard the hype. Now there’s only one thing you want to know: Which of the new fall shows are worth watching and which should be avoided at all costs? In this continuing series, we give you the scoop on some of the most highly-anticipated shows of the season, with today’s subject being FOX’s BEN AND KATE.

The Boilerplate: Since these pilot presentations may go through numerous rewrites and casting changes prior to premiere, this by no means should be considered an official review. Rather a preview of what one can expect come Fall. [Read more…]