Tara Ariano

Writer, editor, and snack enthusiast Tara Ariano co-founded TelevisionWithoutPity.com and Fametracker.com before co-founding the site you're reading right now. She's also contributed to New York, The New York Times Magazine, The Awl, Slate, and Grantland, among many others. She lives on the Big Island of Hawaii.

It's The Beverly Hills, 90210 Visual Aids She's Afraid Of Now, Man

All of Brandon's cockwalking, flat-loathing glaring, and braying -- and Kelly's justified being of a bitch about it -- in our pics from S08.E07. 2018.01.29S08.E07

Beverly Hills, 90210 Gives Brandon Another Opportunity To Make Kelly's Shooting About Himself

It's like the LAPD doesn't know who Brandon Walsh is or something. 2018.01.29S08.E07


Rebooting lily-white teen shows with more diverse casts. 2018.01.29

Drunk TV

Some shows just work better when you've had some booze. 2018.01.26

Project Runway All Stars Has A Ball With Its Latest Challenge

The competition throws designers a curveball with the season's first unconventional materials challenge. Who knocks it out of the park? 2018.01.26S06.E04

'He Needs To Smoke Some Weed'

TV characters in dire need of a spliff. 2018.01.25

When Will & Grace Enters The Real Estate Market, Will Gets A Little Too Real

Will assists Grace in negotiations to buy her studio by making her look like an idiot. Is it a tactic, or how he really feels? 2018.01.25S01.E09

Will Catfish Prove That Lawrence And Cierra Have Always Been Chesapeake Baes?

Cierra helped her online boyfriend, nineteen-year-old Lawrence, through a heart attack -- yes, his own; yes, really. But is she who she seems? 2018.01.25S07.E04

Mutual Of Wilshire's Wild Kingdom

Recasting one of Beverly Hills, 90210's human characters with an animal actor. 2018.01.25

Does High Maintenance's Second Season Deliver A High?

John Ramos is back to discuss HBO's pot-adjacent comedy, plus a Voyager Nonac, Sarah 'SPAAAAACE' wails, and more! 2018.01.24

Married At First Sight Tests Ryan's Active Listening Skills (Spoiler: He Fails)

Does Ryan's failure to pick up the conversational ball and ask about Jackie's DEAD BOYFRIEND land these two in the 'worst couple' position for 'The Honeymoons, Part 1'? 2018.01.24S06.E04

Bonding Buzzy Broads

Creating joint TV projects for two of the year's feature film Best Supporting Actress contenders. 2018.01.23


Pitching TV twin stories for female performers we like, but could love twice as much. 2018.01.22

Make Like Carly And Sink Your Huge Teeth Into The Latest Beverly Hills, 90210 Visual Aids!

We've collected the most important imagery from 'The Right Thing'! 2018.01.22S08.E06

Beverly Hills, 90210's Crusading Reporters To Gaze Into The Face Of Sweatshop Profiteering

Turns out the face of sweatshop profiteering should get its teeth professionally cleaned a bit more often. 2018.01.22S08.E06

Giving (Ideas To Showrunners)

Choosing the other Liam Neeson film vehicles that deserve to be adapted for TV. 2018.01.19

Will & Grace Cordially Invites You To Attend Vince's Wedding To...Not Will

Will tries to undermine Vince's happiness by snarking on his husband, while Jack takes the opportunity of a reception full of cops to make one his own. 2018.01.18S09.E10

Project Runway All Stars Makes A Meal Of The First Season 6 Pairs Challenge

Food and wine are the inspiration for the designers' latest looks. Which pair of contestants chokes? 2018.01.18S06.E03

Sympathy For The Devil

Rehabilitating TV's evildoers. 2018.01.18

Will Catfish Prove Kim And Matt Haven't Wasted Five Years On Each Other?

Kim's been holding out for Matt to the detriment of any other relationships. Will Catfish validate her choices? 2018.01.18S07.E03


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