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.

Taking It One Day At A Time

Kim Reed on the Netflix remake's second season, plus Call The Midwife and a Tara-led Game Time! 2018.01.31

Married At First Sight Shows How Molly's Keeping Jon In The Dark About How Annoying She Finds Him

Whose honeymoon ends the worst? We discuss on the latest Bride & Doom podcast! 2018.01.31S06.E05

Bills, Bills, Bills

TV's most important and beloved Bills (and Williams). 2018.01.30

Diversiteen

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

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

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

Mutual Of Wilshire's Wild Kingdom

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

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

Twinning!

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

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

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

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

Features

A list of our most popular feature story types.

Spoiler Policy

Fair warning on when we warn you.

Our Authors

The people who write this stuff.

Contact Us

How to get a hold of us.