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What’s On TV Friday: ‘Hey Arnold!’ and Grammy Highlights
Weekend, Today

Indulge your 90s nostalgia with a new adventure of “Hey Arnold.” Usher in the holiday season with “Love Actually.”

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Jean Rouch: A Long-Overdue Homage to a Documentary Maker
Arts & Leisure, Yesterday

The ethnographic filmmaker who help forged the cinéma vérité style is finally getting a DVD release in the United States.

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With ‘Dark,’ a German Netflix Series, Streaming Crosses a New Border
Weekend, Yesterday

While the new show may have elements of Netflix’s “Stranger Things” and “The OA,” its creators say it’s uniquely German.

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What’s on TV Thursday: The Macy’s Parade and ‘She’s Gotta Have It’
Culture, Yesterday

A variety of programs to watch with your family, or to help you avoid talking to them.

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‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3, Episode 7: Old Friends Return, Briefly
Culture, November 22

This week’s emotionally brutal episode, which picked up right after the cataclysmic E Corp attack, found people breaking down all over the place.

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Where to Stream 13 Classic Thanksgiving TV Episodes
Watching, November 22

The Thanksgiving episode is a tradition all its own. Our list of streamable classics offers something for everyone, from family reunions to reawakened vengeance demons.

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With a Singing SpongeBob, Nickelodeon Aims for a Broadway Splash
Arts & Leisure, November 22

To capture the spirit of its relentlessly cheerful animated hero and his underwater world, a $20 million musical that “explodes off the stage.”

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‘She’s Gotta Have It’ on Netflix Is a Bold Reboot From Spike Lee
Culture, November 22

The director has remade his breakthrough film as a streaming series, and this time Nola Darling’s work is as important as her love life.

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Who We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Weinstein
Culture, November 22

After Annabella Sciorra told her story about Harvey Weinstein, I watched her work again — and wondered what might have been.

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Ann Wedgeworth, 83, Dies; Tony-Winning Actress Known for ‘Three’s Company’
Obits, November 22

Ms. Wedgeworth’s characters were often flirtatious, maternal or a combination of both in plays like “Chapter Two” and films like “Steel Magnolias.”

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What Should I Watch in the Background on Thanksgiving Day?
Culture, November 21

With everyone hopping on and off the couch, it’s not the best time to start a particularly involved series.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Godless’ and ‘The Wall’
Culture, November 22

Watch Michelle Dockery and Jeff Daniels in a Netflix western, or stream the Emmy-winning Thanksgiving episode of “Master of None.”

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Charlie Rose Fired by CBS and PBS After Harassment Allegations
Business, November 21

David Rhodes, the president of CBS News, noted allegations of “extremely disturbing and intolerable behavior.” Bloomberg also cut ties with the host.

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Charlie Rose Accusations Rock CBS Morning Show: ‘I Really Am Still Reeling’
Business, November 21

On Tuesday, Mr. Rose’s colleagues on “CBS This Morning” shed their usual geniality to deliver the news that he had been accused by at least eight women of making crude sexual advances.

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Netflix’s ‘Godless,’ a Western With a Little Bit of Everything
Culture, November 21

A new Netflix mini-series stars Jeff Daniels and Michelle Dockery in a story of revenge, religion and a frontier town populated almost entirely by women.

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The (Elegant, Brazen, Brainy) Pioneering Women of Comedy
Arts & Leisure, November 21

While stand-up comedy remained largely the province of men through the 1950s and ’60s, a few women had begun to appear on club stages and late show couches.

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Did You Hear the One About the Housewife Who Walks Into a Comedy Club?
Arts & Leisure, November 21

In the “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” the creator of “Gilmore Girls” introduces another brainy, mouthy heroine, this time in the male-dominated comedy world of the 1950s.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Crooked House’ and ‘Who Killed Tupac?’
Culture, November 21

A new Agatha Christie adaptation streams ahead of its theatrical release. And a documentary mini-series explores the death of the rapper Tupac Shakur.

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Three Shows to Watch This Week
Watching, November 20

If you’re in the mood for ’90s nostalgia, Spike Lee or cringe comedy, you’re in luck this week.

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Della Reese, Singer and ‘Touched by an Angel’ Star, Dies at 86
Obits, November 20

Ms. Reese, who first sang in church, segued from a successful recording career to a long tenure on one of prime-time television’s top-rated shows.

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‘Marvel’s Runaways,’ Where the Supervillains are Mom and Dad
Culture, November 20

In Hulu’s new series, the makers of “Gossip Girl” tackle a comic-book story that combines teenage soap opera and a paranormal mystery.

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What’s on TV Monday: David Letterman Receives the Mark Twain Prize and ‘Baltimore Rising’
Culture, November 20

David Letterman’s prize ceremony has A-list guests. And “Baltimore Rising” paints a portrait of the city after the death of Freddie Gray.

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Michael Showalter on ‘Search Party,’ ‘The Big Sick’ and Playing the Meathead
Culture, November 19

The second season of “Search Party” finds the show’s Nancy Drew vibe shifting toward a darker, more Hitchcockian one.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8, Episode 5: A Fruitless Death
Culture, November 19

Negan makes a rare “confession.” He’s anything but contrite.

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‘Outlander’ Season 3 Episode 10: How Many Would You Like Me to Save?
Culture, November 19

This week’s episode gave Claire one of her most frustrating challenges yet.

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Jeffrey Tambor Leaves ‘Transparent’ After Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Culture, November 19

Mr. Tambor denies the allegations, but said he could not return to the show “given the politicized atmosphere that seems to have afflicted our set.”

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How ABC Found a Surprise Hit in ‘The Good Doctor’
Business, November 19

The actor Daniel Dae Kim — in his new role as executive producer — was turned down twice by CBS before landing the show at the last-place network.

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Why People in Mississippi Have to Watch the Giants
Sports, November 19

The process of determining which N.F.L. games will be shown in which TV markets can be simple — unless there’s flexing, cross flexing, prime flexing, mandatory pullouts...

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Takes Aim at Al Franken, an ‘S.N.L.’ Alumnus
Culture, November 19

“S.N.L.,” where Senator Al Franken became famous as a comedy writer and performer, used its “Weekend Update” segment to criticize him over recent allegations of sexual misconduct.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Search Party’ and the American Music Awards
Culture, November 19

“Search Party,” starring Alia Shawkat, returns for a second season. Pink and Kelly Clarkson team up at the American Music Awards.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Night of Too Many Stars’ and ‘Cold Blooded’
Culture, November 18

Jon Stewart hosts a star-studded fund-raiser. And a documentary on SundanceTV revisits murders made famous by Truman Capote.

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Now You Can Read the Book From ‘Jane the Virgin’
Book Review, November 17

Jane Villanueva’s book will finally be published on the show. It will also be available for fans to purchase in real life.

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Girish Bhargava, Film Editor Who Captured Dance, Dies at 76
Obits, November 17

Whether in “Dance in America” or “Dirty Dancing,” Mr. Bhargava’s eye and sense of musicality were highly prized in translating dance to film.

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Americans Are Watching Netflix at Work and in the Bathroom
Express, November 17

Two-thirds admit to streaming movies and TV shows outside the home. And 12 percent who watch in public have done so in public restrooms.

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A New ‘She’s Gotta Have It’: Spike Lee’s Feminist Breakthrough
Arts & Leisure, November 17

Critics have long noted Mr. Lee’s “woman problem.” But in his new Netflix series, based on his 1986 film, he has created his most nuanced female character yet.

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Alia Shawkat on Growing Up and Gaining Control
Arts & Leisure, November 17

Ms. Shawkat talks about her three series — “Search Party,” “Transparent” and “Arrested Development” — as well as why sexual harassment in Hollywood feels like her personal war.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Mudbound’ and ‘Active Shooter’
Weekend, November 17

“Mudbound,” an Oscar contender, arrives on Netflix. A documentary examines at the aftermath of Columbine.

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Sarah Silverman Speaks on Louis C.K.: ‘Can You Love Someone Who Did Bad Things?’
Culture, November 16

On her Hulu series, “I Love You, America,” Ms. Silverman addressed the sexual misconduct of Louis C.K., who has been a longtime friend and colleague.

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F.C.C. Opens Door to More Consolidation in TV Business
Business, November 16

The agency voted to relax several rules, including allowing a company to own more than one of the top stations in a local market.

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Netflix’s ‘The Punisher’ Is Less Punishing Than Expected
Weekend, November 16

A contemplative new series repositions one of Marvel’s most violent characters.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Back’ and ‘Project Runway’
Culture, November 16

The 16th season of “Project Runway” comes to a close. And a new Mitchell and Webb series debuts on streaming.

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‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3, Episode 6: Elliot Gets Played
Culture, November 15

As Elliot battled himself, Whiterose’s true Stage 2 goals were revealed.

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‘Law & Order True Crime’ Season 1, Episode 8: The Sins of the Fathers
Culture, November 15

The season ended by expanding the notion that killers are made, not born.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Queen Sugar’ and 2 Chainz
Culture, November 15

The second season of “Queen Sugar” comes to a close, while 2 Chainz starts a new show about extravagance on Viceland.

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In ‘Future Man,’ the Future Calls and a Janitor Answers
Culture, November 14

A new Hulu comedy from the makers of “Sausage Party” offers raunch, video-game-style action and a wide web of sci-fi-geek references.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Future Man’ and ‘The Hunt for the Zodiac Killer’
Culture, November 14

Time travelers must transform a video gamer into a hero in “Future Man.” And a new series attempts to unravel the mystery of the Zodiac killer.

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Louis C.K.’s Former Manager Apologizes for Not Confronting the Comedian
Culture, November 13

Dave Becky says he is “deeply sorry” he didn’t listen to women who accused his client of sexual misconduct. “What I did was wrong,” he adds.

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‘Lord of the Rings’ Series Coming to Amazon
Culture, November 13

Amazon announced on Monday that it has retained the rights to adapt J.R.R. Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings” for television for its Prime streaming service.

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Marc Maron Reckons With Louis C.K.’s Misconduct
Culture, November 13

The comedian and podcaster became one of the most prominent performers to address the admission by Louis C.K. about sexual misconduct.

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Jon Stewart and Robert Smigel Craft a Comedy Benefit at a Polarized Moment
Culture, November 13

The two friends talk about “Night of Too Many Stars,” their annual benefit for autism groups, and how comedy has been affected by internet culture and politics.

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What’s on TV Monday: Veterans Day Documentaries and ‘Ill Behaviour’
Culture, November 13

HBO and PBS honor Veterans Day with two new documentaries. And the wildly imaginative show “Ill Behaviour” arrives on Showtime.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8, Episode 4: And Yet, I Smile
Culture, November 12

Focusing on a single character results in a great episode.

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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 1, Episode 9: Sloppy Showdowns
Culture, November 12

In its midseason finale, the show continued to stumble in presenting coherent versions of its main characters.

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‘Outlander’ Season 3, Episode 9: Sailing Takes Them Away
Culture, November 12

The season underwent a literal sea change by stranding Jamie and Claire on a boat to the West Indies.

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Krysten Ritter Spins Her Own Mystery in Her Debut Novel, ‘Bonfire’
Culture, November 12

The star of the Netflix superhero noir series “Jessica Jones” delves into a small town’s secrets in her new book.

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On ‘The Good Doctor,’ the Anti-Antihero Is In
Culture, November 12

A decade after the rude genius of “House,” ABC’s sentimental hit drama focuses on the “care” part of health care.

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For ‘Saturday Night Live,’ No Shortage of Targets, Including Louis C.K. and Roy Moore
Culture, November 12

The sexual misdeeds of prominent men gave “S.N.L.” plenty of topical grist. But some of the accused came in for tougher treatment than others.

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What’s on TV Sunday: Joe Biden and the MTV Europe Awards
Culture, November 12

Oprah sits down with Joe Biden for an interview about losing his son to cancer. A documentary explores one of America’s first celebrity chefs.

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BBC Show Starring Ed Westwick Is Postponed Amid Rape Allegations
Culture, November 11

Mr. Westwick, who has been accused of rape by two women, has vehemently denied any sexual misconduct.

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We’re Sick of Racism, Literally
Op Ed, November 11

Perceived discrimination takes a toll on the human body.

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How the Myth of the Artistic Genius Excuses the Abuse of Women
Culture, November 10

To some, assessing an artist’s work in light of his biography is blasphemous. But it’s time to do away with the idea that they’re separate.

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Louis C.K. Admits to Sexual Misconduct as Media Companies Cut Ties
Culture, November 10

The release of the comedian’s new film, “I Love You, Daddy,” was canceled, while FX, home to his TV series, ended its association with him.

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Amazon’s New Pilots, the End of an Era?
Culture, November 10

With the streaming service determined to find the next “Game of Thrones,” three quirky comedies about contemporary women may represent an endangered species.

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You Love ‘The Simpsons’? Then Let’s Talk About Apu
Arts & Leisure, November 10

The documentary “The Problem With Apu” examines how the stereotypical depiction of the Kwik-E-Mart owner on “The Simpsons” affected a generation of Indian actors.

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Nick Kroll Still Isn’t Over Puberty. Just Ask His Therapist.
Arts & Leisure, November 10

Nick Kroll talks about Netflix’s “Big Mouth,” some lingering boyhood humiliations, the future of “Oh, Hello,” and why everyone likes the Rock.

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President Trump Finds His TV Niche in Softball Interviews
Culture, November 10

The president styles himself a fighter, but when it comes to television, he prefers allies who help mold his image like “The Apprentice” once did.

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What’s on TV Friday: A Foo Fighters Concert and ‘Lady Dynamite’
Weekend, November 10

Foo Fighters rock a historic theater in Athens. And the candid comic Maria Bamford returns for a second season of “Lady Dynamite.”

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John Hillerman, Snooty Sidekick on ‘Magnum, P.I.,’ Dies at 84
Obits, November 9

Mr. Hillerman, an Emmy Award-winning actor, also had roles in classic movies like “The Last Picture Show,” “Blazing Saddles” and “Chinatown.”

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Disney’s Profit Drops, but ‘Star Wars’ Saves the Day
Business, November 9

After reporting that quarterly revenue had declined at three of four major divisions, the company announced a new trilogy of “Star Wars” films.

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AT&T Has No Intention of Selling CNN to Finalize Deal
Business, November 9

The chief executive of AT&T said selling CNN in order to push through his company’s acquisition of Time Warner will never be on the table.

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Ajit Pai: Media Ownership Rules Must Adjust to the Digital Era
Op Ed, November 9

Repeal the rule that prevents companies from owning both a TV or radio station and a newspaper in the same market.

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Netflix’s ‘Lady Dynamite’ Finds Itself in a Happier Place
Weekend, November 9

The second season of Maria Bamford’s autobiographical sitcom on Netflix settles into a well-made-sitcom groove.

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Rap Disrupted Music First. Now It’s TV and Film.
Arts & Leisure, November 9

Questlove, Salamishah Tillet and Jon Caramanica discuss depictions of rap’s old-school days as well as new series and movies with hip-hop embedded into their frameworks.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Nathan for You’ and ‘Grey’s Anatomy’
Culture, November 9

“Grey’s Anatomy” reaches its 300th episode. And two comedies revel in their cringiness.

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‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3, Episode 5: Taking the Long Way Around
Culture, November 8

This week’s “Mr. Robot” was one of the year’s most electric episodes of television.

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Apple Lands New Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston TV Show
Business, November 8

The untitled drama centered on a morning TV show is the tech giant’s second play against traditional networks and Netflix.

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‘Law & Order True Crime’ Season 1, Episode 7: Gender Dynamics
Culture, November 8

The sexism shaping this case been apparent since the beginning, but never so glaring as in this episode.

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Stephen Colbert Calls Out Trump for Not Hiring American Workers
Culture, November 8

Mr. Colbert and Seth Meyers each took a close look at the president’s employment practices.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: The C.M.A. Awards and ‘The A Word’
Culture, November 8

Country stars will perform at the C.M.A. Awards. And a documentary about Danica Patrick tackles her triumphs and shortcomings.

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Harvey Weinstein Expelled From Television Academy Over Abuse Claims
Culture, November 7

The organization, which awards the Primetime Emmys, says widespread examples of the Hollywood producer’s behavior toward women are “deeply disturbing.”

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Pamela Adlon: The First Time I Ever Tried a Tampon
Arts & Leisure, November 7

When Ms. Adlon of FX’s “Better Things” first got her period, she was starved for information. Now she tries to give her daughters way too much.

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Sex, Drugs and Crime in the Gritty Drama ‘Babylon Berlin’
Culture, November 7

Germany’s new television thriller, set during the chaotic, vibrant democracy that preceded the Nazi years, is poised to be an international hit.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Damnation’ and ‘The Long Road Home’
Culture, November 7

“Damnation,” a Depression-era drama, premieres on USA. And “The Long Road Home” examines an ambush on U.S. troops in Baghdad.

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‘Mad Men’ Creator Matthew Weiner’s Foray Into Fiction
Culture, November 6

After the popular television series ended, everyone was waiting for his next TV show. Instead, he wrote a novel.

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‘Damnation’ and the Sick Soul of 1930s America
Culture, November 6

A new series on the USA Network dramatizes a Depression-era farmers’ rebellion in lurid and violent terms.

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Three Shows to Watch This Week
Watching, November 6

If you’re a fan of British-sweater shows, Margaret Atwood or parodies of NPR, you’re in luck.

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‘The Crown’ Season 2: Watch the Full Trailer
Watching, November 6

Season 2 finds Britain hurtling toward the social and political upheaval of the 1960s.

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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 1, Episode 8: A Little Harmony
Culture, November 6

This week’s “Star Trek: Discovery” was a more conventional “Star Trek” episode: exploring a new world and new civilization.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘Chasing Trane’ and a Rolling Stone Retrospective
Culture, November 6

A John Coltrane documentary has its premiere on PBS. And “Rolling Stone: Stories From the Edge” celebrates the magazine’s 50th anniversary.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8, Episode 3: Cut to Black
Culture, November 5

This week’s episode ends with another manipulative cliffhanger.

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‘Outlander’ Finally Unveiled Jamie’s Big Secret. Here’s How the Writers Did It.
Culture, November 5

Secrets don’t get much juicier. Showrunner Ronald D. Moore described the complex task of getting that cat out of the bag.

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‘Outlander’ Season 3, Episode 8: The Secret Revealed
Culture, November 5

Will Jamie ever have to answer for his bad behavior?

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The Most Riveting Host in Late Night (and the Most Overlooked)
Culture, November 5

Conan O’Brien doesn’t draw much in the way of ratings or buzz, but he is taking artistic risks that make for truly compelling comedy.

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‘Saturday Night Live’: Alec Baldwin and Larry David Contribute to an Awkward Episode
Culture, November 5

Mr. Baldwin, as President Trump, took satirical potshots at Harvey Weinstein, while Mr. David joked in his monologue about picking up women at a concentration camp.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Shameless’ and ‘Last Week Tonight’
Culture, November 5

“Shameless” returns with more drugs and poverty. Jenny Slate has a guest spot on “Bob’s Burgers.”

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On YouTube Kids, Startling Videos Slip Past Filters
Business, November 4

The app has more than 11 million weekly viewers. But some disturbing knockoff videos have reached children, upsetting parents.

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Kevin Spacey Suspended From ‘House of Cards’ Amid Investigation
Express, November 4

The suspension was handed down late Friday by Media Rights Capital. Netflix also said it would not be involved with the show if it included Mr. Spacey.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Get Out’ and ‘It’s Always Sunny …’
Culture, November 4

Jordan Peele’s comic horror film airs on HBO. And the latest season of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” streams on Hulu.

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Jermaine Fowler of ‘Superior Donuts’ Does Jokes and Dumplings
Styles, November 3

The 29-year-old sitcom star stops by his favorite comedy club in Greenwich Village.

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The Single Mom’s Guide to Sex, Love and Basketball
Arts & Leisure, November 3

“SMILF,” the new dark-humored Showtime series created by Frankie Shaw, runs roughshod over the unspoken rules TV moms are supposed to abide by.

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‘SMILF’ Tallies the Costs of Motherhood
Culture, November 3

Showtime’s new comedy has a shaky tone, but its spirited voice gives it potential.

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‘SMILF’ Tallies the Costs of Motherhood
Arts, November 3

Showtime’s new comedy has a shaky tone, but its spirited voice gives it potential.

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Laurence Fishburne on the Role That Made Him Cry
Arts & Leisure, November 3

Mr. Fishburne of “Last Flag Flying” talks about the anguish of military sacrifice, the winning formula of “black-ish,” and why he doesn’t mind acting older than he actually is.

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The Single Mom’s Guide to Sex, Love and Basketball
Arts & Leisure, November 3

“SMILF,” the new dark-humored Showtime series created by Frankie Shaw, runs roughshod over the unspoken rules TV moms are supposed to abide by.

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Your Week in Culture: Jimmie Durham, Bruno Mars, ‘Pride and Prejudice’ Onstage
Arts & Leisure, November 3

Also the week of Nov. 5: a Rolling Stone documentary on HBO; and a Dominick Argento concert at Carnegie Hall.

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New Netflix Ratings Confirm ‘Stranger Things’ Is a Hit
Business, November 2

Almost 16 million people watched the first episode of the new season within three days, on par with the audience for some of broadcast TV’s most popular shows.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Alias Grace’ and ‘Jane the Virgin’
Weekend, November 3

A new Margaret Atwood adaptation arrives on Netflix. And “Once Upon a Time” draws inspiration from “The Princess and the Frog.”

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World Series Ratings Decrease Slightly From 2016
Sports, November 2

Fox averaged 18.9 million viewers for the 2017 World Series, down from the average of 23.4 million who watched the Cubs end their drought in seven games last year.

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‘Alias Grace’ Sews a Transfixing True-Crime Quilt
Weekend, November 2

The Year of Atwood continues, as Sarah Polley’s adaptation finds in the past what “The Handmaid’s Tale” foresaw in the future.

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‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3, Episode 4: Elliot Under Fire
Culture, November 1

In the third season of “Mr. Robot,” Elliot’s persecution has reached a new intensity.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Mom’ and ‘Thor’
Culture, November 2

Allison Janney returns with the fifth season of “Mom.” And Shemar Moore tackles timely issues in “S.W.A.T.”

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The Last of Joan Rivers
Styles, November 1

There is a certain symmetry in the end of “Fashion Police” and the publication of “Joan Rivers Confidential,” a book of ephemera from her career.

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‘Law & Order True Crime’ Season 1, Episode 6: The Sons Speak
Culture, November 1

Lyle and Erik finally take the stand.

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Spoiler Alert: ‘Great British Bake Off’ Winner Is Named (on Twitter)
Culture, November 1

One of the judges mistakenly posted the result before the finale aired in Britain, but the episode still drew a live audience of more than 7.3 million.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘H Is for Hawk’ and ‘Total Divas’
Culture, November 1

“The Pursuit of Happyness” arrives on Netflix. And the writer Helen Macdonald trains a hawk in the English woods.

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Netflix Suspends Production of ‘House of Cards’
Business, October 31

The streaming service made the announcement two days after the show’s star, Kevin Spacey, was accused of making an unwanted sexual advance on a boy in the 1980s.

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Net Neutrality: Why Artists and Activists Can’t Afford to Lose It
Op Ed, October 31

A level internet playing field lets them, and everyone else, bypass powerful gatekeepers.

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‘Stranger Things 2’: Pixar’s Andrew Stanton on Directing 2 Episodes
Culture, October 31

The director of “Finding Nemo” and “Wall-E” discussed the experience of being a hired gun on someone else’s project.

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Jack Bannon, Who Played an Editor on ‘Lou Grant,’ Dies at 77.
Obits, October 31

Mr. Bannon’s character, Art Donovan, was a calming presence in a fictional newsroom filled with drama.

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Brent Musburger Throughout the Decades
Interactive, October 31

A look at Musburger’s celebrated and controversial moments from his career as a sports broadcaster.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’ and ‘Major Crimes’
Culture, October 31

The final season of “Major Crimes” premieres on TNT. And the classic “Peanuts” special streams on ABC.com.

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The Best TV Shows and Movies New to Netflix, Amazon and More in November
Watching, October 30

New movies and TV shows are added to streaming platforms all the time. Here are the ones we think are most interesting in the coming month.

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After Spacey Accusation, Netflix Announces End of ‘House of Cards’
Business, October 30

Netflix said the show would end after its sixth season. That came shortly after Kevin Spacey was accused of making a sexual advance toward a 14-year-old boy in the 1980s.

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‘Stranger Things’ Season 2: Finished Watching? Let’s Talk
Watching, October 30

In addition to inter-dimensional evil, the Netflix series paid attention to the often scary convulsions of adolescence.

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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 1, Episode 7: Party Time
Culture, October 30

This week’s episode of “Star Trek: Discovery” recycled a plot from a previous show, but does enough to make it unique.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘American Masters: Edgar Allan Poe’ and ‘The Lobster’
Culture, October 30

PBS’s “American Masters” sheds new light on Edgar Allan Poe. And a marathon of the “Treehouse of Horror” specials on “The Simpsons” brings nostalgia.

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‘The Deuce’ Season 1 Finale: Swept Up
Culture, October 29

The finale was a violent reminder of the price women pay for misogyny.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8, Episode 2: The Hazards of Pity
Culture, October 29

This episode’s suggestion that empathy constitutes a fatal weakness in a world turned savage leaves a more bruising impact.

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‘Outlander,’ Season 3, Episode 7: Do as You Must
Culture, October 29

This week’s episode was the kind that took its mission to move the plot forward not just as a duty, but as a joy.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Charlie Brown’ and a Fats Domino Documentary
Culture, October 29

Linus continues to search for the Great Pumpkin. Two prestige dramas have their season finales.

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What’s on TV Saturday: Black Sabbath’s Final Performance and ‘Arrival’
Culture, October 28

Ozzy Osbourne, the Prince of Darkness, sings swan songs on Showtime. And Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi film makes a timely case for communication.

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Weinstein, Hefner and the Poor Excuse That Explains a Lot
Arts & Leisure, October 27

Harvey Weinstein was wrong to use “the culture then” to explain his behavior, but not that wrong.

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‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Premiere Recap: Lingering Effects
Culture, October 27

All over Hawkins, people are still trying to pick up the pieces of the Upside Down upheaval.

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The Women Behind ‘Good Girls Revolt’ Think the Time Is Right to Revive the Feminist Show
Arts & Leisure, October 27

Fans and cast members hope the Amazon series will return after Roy Price, the head of Amazon Studios, resigned amid sexual harassment allegations.

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David Harbour of ‘Stranger Things’ Never Wants to Play the Dad
Arts & Leisure, October 27

Here he also talks about manliness, body image and setting boundaries with his hormonal co-stars on “Stranger Things.”

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James Corden Lists Things That Are More ‘Fake’ Than the Mainstream Media
Culture, October 27

Mr. Corden rejected President Trump’s assertion in a recent Fox Business interview that little “could be more fake than CBS and NBC and ABC and CNN.”

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Where to Stream Every Major ’90s Comedy
Watching, October 26

There’s so much more than just “Friends.”

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween’ and a Joan Didion Documentary
Weekend, October 27

Michael Jackson gets animated for Halloween. And a documentary explores the life of Joan Didion.

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Head of Mexican Media Giant Televisa to Step Aside
Business, October 26

The departure of Televisa’s controlling shareholder, Emilio Azcárraga, is a step toward remaking the company to deal with the increasing fragmentation of Mexico’s media audience.

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Comcast’s Careful Steps to Grow Past Cable Yield Results
Business, October 26

The $170 billion company has made some mistakes, but it was prudent in its purchase of NBC Universal and its launch of a wireless service using Verizon infrastructure.

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New Ryan Murphy Show for FX Casts Several Transgender Regulars
Culture, October 26

“Pose,” set in 1980s New York, has what the network called the largest cast of transgender series regulars in television history.

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Amazon’s British Thriller ‘Fearless’ Is for the Conspiracy-Minded
Weekend, October 26

Whodunit? The government, of course, in a British thriller that follows in the hallowed footsteps of “Edge of Darkness” and “State of Play.”

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This Weekend, Watch Some of the ’80s Movies That Inspired ‘Stranger Things’
Watching, October 26

Aliens. Telekinesis. Roving bands of boys on bikes. The breakout Netflix series is a trove of cinematic allusion.

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How Did a Tiny Swiss Company Quietly Secure Valuable World Cup TV Rights?
Sports, October 26

A subsidiary of Grupo Televisa, a giant Mexican television network, is under scrutiny in a corruption probe.

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‘Stranger Things’ Returns, More Familiar but Still Fun
Weekend, October 26

Did last year’s surprise nostalgia phenomenon need a sequel? Not really, but we’ll take it anyway.

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F.C.C. to Loosen Rules on Local Media Ownership
Business, October 25

The Federal Communications Commission chairman, Ajit Pai, said in a congressional hearing that the agency would vote to roll back cross-ownership rules.

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Spain Looks to Seize Catalonia Radio and TV as Crisis Mounts
Foreign, October 25

The media has played a part in reinforcing divergent views of the standoff over the Catalan independence vote.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Van Helsing’ and an Ashley Judd Interview
Culture, October 26

Ashley Judd tells Diane Sawyer about her encounters with Harvey Weinstein. And a fabled family hunts vampires on Syfy.

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‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3, Episode 3: Filling in Gaps and Taking on Trump
Culture, October 25

On Wednesday “Mr. Robot” finally filled in some of the gaps surrounding the 5/9 hack and suggested that the rise of President Trump would be part of the narrative.

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‘TRL’ Is Back on MTV, but Undone by the Internet
Culture, October 25

The afternoon show thrived before phone screens were more enticing than television screens. Only four weeks into its reboot, the seams are visible, and frayed.