Credit: CBS

Review: CBS' 'Mom' still neatly balancing comedy and drama in season 3

Allison Janney and Anna Farris welcome Ellen Burstyn to the family in tonight's premiere

One unexpected side effect of Peak TV in America has been the way lines between categories of TV shows have blurred to the point of being non-existent. Is "Orange Is the New Black" a comedy or a drama? What should we call "Transparent"? Is "Fargo" a series of miniseries, or not, because some characters recur in each season?

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<p>You&#39;re the Worst</p>

You're the Worst

Credit: FXX

Review: 'You're the Worst' - 'LCD Soundsystem': Meet the neighbors

Gretchen becomes obsessed with the cool couple down the street

A review of tonight's "You're the Worst" coming up just as soon as I flash Gnarls Barkley after that Fiona Apple show...

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<p>The Grinder</p>

The Grinder

Credit: FOX

Morning TV Round-Up: 'Flash,' 'Grinder,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' 'SHIELD' & 'iZombie'

Lots to talk about from Tuesday night comedies and dramas

Time for another round-up of a bunch of shows I watched last night, with quick reviews and spoilers for, in order, "The Flash," "The Grinder," "Fresh Off the Boat," "Agents of SHIELD" and "iZombie" coming up just as soon as touching the tortoise would render it infertile...

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<p>Jon Stewart</p>

Jon Stewart

Credit: Comedy Central

Jon Stewart heads to HBO with four-year production deal

A couple of years ago, it seemed like John Oliver was a shoo-in to succeed Jon Stewart as host of "The Daily Show." Instead, Oliver went to HBO, and now Stewart has followed, signing an exclusive four-year production deal with the pay cable giant.

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<p>Noel Wells and Aziz Ansari in Master of None</p>

Noel Wells and Aziz Ansari in Master of None

Credit: Netflix

Review: Aziz Ansari's 'Master of None' is TV's next great comedy

Half romantic comedy, half exploration of the world around him, and all smart

In Aziz Ansari's new Netflix comedy "Master of None," the "Parks and Recreation" alum plays an actor named Dev, his real parents play Dev's parents, there's a running subplot where he takes a supporting role in a "black virus movie" called "The Sickening," and there are cameo opportunities for everyone from Claire Danes to Busta Rhymes.

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<p>Jean Smart in Fargo</p>

Jean Smart in Fargo

Credit: FX

Review: 'Fargo' - 'Fear and Trembling': Dead men walking

Which characters' fates are already sealed?

A review of tonight's "Fargo" coming up just as soon as you gimme a chocolate glaze...

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Review: 'Supergirl' learns she's 'Stronger Together' in solid second episode

On the job superhero training at home, chasing aliens for the DEO

A review of tonight's "Supergirl" coming up just as soon as I have breakfast with Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

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<p>Star Trek</p>

Star Trek

Credit: CBS

Why you won't be able to watch CBS' new 'Star Trek' series on CBS itself

The first new 'Trek' show in a decade will debut on TV, then move to CBS All Access

"Star Trek" is coming back to television — and then boldly going to CBS All Access, as a come-on to get people to subscribe to CBS' digital subscription service.

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<p>The Leisure Class</p>

The Leisure Class

Credit: HBO

Review: 'Project Greenlight' goes 0-for-4 with the limp 'The Leisure Class'

An addictive TV show that continues to churn out forgettable movies

When "Project Greenlight" rose from the TV dead earlier this fall, the HBO reality series made headlines for an argument between one of its two celebrity producers in Matt Damon, and indie film veteran Effie Brown, who had been hired to line produce the latest "Greenlight" film. As the series' decision-makers put their heads together to pick this season's winning director, Brown — the only person of color in the room, and one of only two women — argued that they shouldn't be so quick to dismiss a filmmaking team featuring a white woman and a Vietnamese man, since their outsider perspectives could be very useful in rewriting the planned script, "Not Another Pretty Woman," where one of the main characters is a black female prostitute. Damon talked over Brown, insisted that you find diversity "in the casting of the movie, not the casting of the show," and in a later talking head, scoffed at the idea of changing the focus of "what the competition is supposed to be about, which is giving someone the job based entirely on merit, and leaving all other factors out of it."

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<p>The Walking Dead</p>

The Walking Dead

Credit: AMC

Why tonight's very good 'The Walking Dead' suffered from very bad timing

A week after lots of violence and mayhem, we get... a 90-minute Morgan flashback?

A review of tonight's "The Walking Dead" — and still more thoughts on last week's controversy — coming up just as soon as I give you a rabbit's foot...

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