Jefferson Grubbs
Jefferson is a Philly-based writer and self-professed entertainment junkie. A graduate of Northwestern University’s Creative Writing for the Media program, he spends his days watching way too much television and memorizing useless trivia like every Oscar-winning actor ever. Follow him on Twitter @MrScreenAddict.

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'Grey's Anatomy's 300th Episode Will Be Full Of "Nostalgia," So Does That Mean Cristina's Coming Back?

It's the question viewers have asked every year for the past four years: Will Cristina Yang return to Grey's Anatomy this season? Fans have been clamoring for the return of the fan-favorite character played by Golden Globe-winning actor Sandra Oh eve…
By Jefferson Grubbs

These Major Clues Hint At Jack's True Fate On 'This Is Us'

The final moments of the Sept. 26 Season 2 premiere of NBC's weepy family drama finally provided the answer that fans have been craving for a year: how Jack died on This Is Us. Or did it? The episode seemed to imply that the Pearson patriarch passed …
By Jefferson Grubbs

How 'The Gifted' Is Putting Its Own Spin On The X-Men

Given its deliberately non-descriptive title, which contains neither the word "mutant" nor "x-anything," it almost seems like FOX doesn't want anyone to know that its newest drama series is about the X-Men. But is the show even about the super-powere…
By Jefferson Grubbs

This X-Men Villain Gets An Entirely New Look In 'The Gifted'

In FOX's new X-Men show, the threat our heroes face won't be coming from the metal-manipulating Erik Lehnsherr, as fans of the franchise might expect thanks to the multiple movies in which Magneto clashes with Professor X and his team of do-gooders. …
By Jefferson Grubbs

One Character Will Change Everything On 'Grey's' In Season 14

People love Grey's Anatomy — obviously, they've been watching it for 14 years — but let's be honest: the show isn't above pulling some sudsy soap opera shenanigans to drum up drama among its cast of sexy surgeons. And the revelation that Owen's siste…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Every 'Grey's Anatomy' Season 13 Moment You Need To Remember

Paging all Grey's Anatomy fans! With the Season 14 premiere just around the corner (yes, fourteen, can you believe it??), it's time to scrub in and study up on what happened at Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital last year with this Grey's Anatomy Season 13…
By Jefferson Grubbs

This Is The One Thing The New 'Will & Grace' Season Absolutely Has To Address

Will & Grace ended its eight-season run on NBC in May of 2006 with a memorable final episode that drastically shook up the lives of the show's main characters. So how will the Will & Grace revival change the series finale? Given that nobody expected …
By Jefferson Grubbs

7 Major Clues About Jack's Death That 'This Is Us' Fans Missed In Season 1

When last year's biggest new show returns for its sophomore run, viewers will be expecting to finally receive an solution to its biggest lingering mystery: how did Jack die on This Is Us? Season 1 of the NBC weepy family drama dropped the bombshell t…
By Jefferson Grubbs

'AHS: Cult's Roving Reporter Could Be Making Some "Fake News" Of Her Own

True Blood actor Adina Porter is back on American Horror Story for the third time, after playing suicidal patient Sally Freeman in Season 1's Murder House and scrappy survivor Lee Miller in Season 6's Roanoke. But is AHS: Cult's Beverly Hope based on…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Why Some Fans Are A Little Wary Of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’

When the newest offshoot of the Star Trek franchise finally makes its way to CBS: All Access on Sept. 24, it won't have arrived after the smoothest of flights. In fact, the show's takeoff was quite bumpy, losing a crucial component along the way. Wha…
By Jefferson Grubbs

'Star Trek: Discovery' Will Make Fans Of The Other Series Set Phasers To "Nostalgia"

When CBS' new Star Trek series beams onto your television screen (or onto your mobile device, considering its home on CBS All Access), it will be the first new small-screen adventure in the fictional universe since Enterprise ended in 2005. How does …
By Jefferson Grubbs

'Transparent' Could Be Approaching Its Endgame Sooner Than You Think

It's hard not to want a show as steeped in queerness and spirituality as Amazon's Emmy-winning dramedy to continue for forever… and yet that's impossible even for the most successful series in this overcrowded age of Peak TV. So when will Transparent…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Wes Anderson’s New Movie Trailer Will Bring ‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’ Fans So Much Joy

It's a film seemingly engineered in a lab to appeal to canine lovers everywhere (aka pretty much everyone), and accordingly the first trailer for Isle Of Dogs is a furry delight. The stop-motion animated movie from Wes Anderson has a lot in common wi…
By Jefferson Grubbs

The Spookiest ‘Game Of Thrones’ Episodes To Add To Your Halloween Marathon

Here are two facts: Game Of Thrones is the best TV series, and Halloween is the best holiday. Agreed? Good. So what better way to celebrate All Hallow's Eve than marathoning your favorite show? I've put together a list of the best Game Of Thrones epi…
By Jefferson Grubbs

How ‘The Sinner’ Could Continue Even After The Mystery Of Cora Is Finally Solved

When "Part VIII" of USA's twisty crime series airs on Sept. 20, viewers will (hopefully) finally have an answer to the central mystery: why did Jessica Biel's Cora kill a stranger in broad daylight? But another mystery may not yet have a solution: wi…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Why Ally Is Right To Doubt Her Friendly Psychiatrist On ‘AHS: Cult’

Sometimes it's difficult to tell truth from falsehood on American Horror Story. The anthology often has its original characters rubbing elbows with historical figures in ways that blur the boundaries between fact and fiction. So if you're wondering w…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Why 'The Strain' Won't Leave Fans Unsatisfied

When the current season reaches its conclusion on Sunday, Sept. 17, FX's vampire series will be ending for good. The Strain won't return for Season 5, but fans should count themselves lucky that they're getting a satisfying conclusion to the creepy-c…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Since 'Game Of Thrones' Can't Take Home An Emmy In 2017, Here's Who Will

It's a brave new world, in which Downton Abbey is finished and Game Of Thrones is out of the running. Basically, the 69th annual Primetime Emmys are the most wide-open competition in recent memory. Who will take home the gold? It's hard to say, but t…
By Jefferson Grubbs

How To Catch Those Tearful Emmys Acceptance Speeches, Wherever You Are

On Sept. 17, the red carpet will be unrolled, the stars will come out to play, and the trophies will be handed out… but how will you watch the 69th annual Primetime Emmys if you don't have a television? Don't worry, it is possible to stream the 2017 …
By Jefferson Grubbs

‘American Vandal’s Suspect Strikes So Close To Home For Netflix Fans

The new Netflix series American Vandal premieres on Sept. 15, and subscribers may be intrigued by the promise of a new real-life mystery to sink their teeth into — this time about a boy named Dylan accused of a heinous act of vandalism. But is Americ…
By Jefferson Grubbs