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.

How Mallory Could Actually Reverse The Apocalypse On 'AHS'

Just a couple of weeks ago, fans were beginning to wonder whether Mallory might be a witch. Now, they're asking if Mallory is the Supreme on AHS: Apocalypse. That's quite a transformation for the character, who in only a few episodes has evolved…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Basically Everyone Is In Matthew Weiner's New Show — Even The "Meryl Streep Of France"

Amazon's newest original series marks the return of Matthew Weiner, the acclaimed Emmy-winning creator behind one of the crown jewels of the modern Golden Age of TV: Mad Men. But if that's not enough to get you excited, the cast of The Romanoffs…
By Jefferson Grubbs

The Real Inspiration For 'The Haunting Of Hill House' Is Scarier Than Any Ghost Story

Do you believe in ghosts? The answer to that question will likely inform your opinion on whether or not Netflix's new horror series The Haunting Of Hill House is based on a true story. The disbelievers among us will scoff at the very idea that the…
By Jefferson Grubbs

This Will Be The Unlikeliest "Season Of Love" Coupling On 'Grey's Anatomy'

Romance is always in the air at Grey Sloan, and judging by the eyes that Schmitt has been making at Dr. Kim (and I'm not just talking about the intern's oversized specs), there might be a new love storm brewing on the horizon. Will Glasses and Nico…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Here's Where The Warlocks Could Be Hiding On 'AHS: Apocalypse'

In Episode 3 of American Horror Story's ongoing eighth season, viewers learned that not only is Outpost 3 located in a former school, but that it used to be an academy for young warlocks. However, the flashbacks were the first fans had seen of these…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Why Mallory May Be The Only One Who Can Take Down Michael Langdon On 'AHS: Apocalypse'

It's clear that everyone inside Outpost 3 is harboring a dark secret, but perhaps none so surprising as the hidden powers revealed by Coco's mousy assistant. The magic, fire-kindling abilities she conjured suddenly in Season 8's third episode…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Here's Why 'Grey's Anatomy' Fans Will Either Love Or Hate "Ortho God"

The revolving door of Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital is always turning, ushering in fresh-faced new doctors just as old favorites are heading out. But who plays Dr. Atticus Lincoln on Grey's Anatomy Season 15? The new character is one of the…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Get To Know Grey Sloan's Hot New Doc Before The 'Grey's Anatomy' "Season Of Love" Starts

It only took 15 years, but Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital is finally getting its first gay male surgeon. Seriously, it's sort of hard to believe that it took this long. But who plays Dr. Nico Kim on Grey's Anatomy? The newcomer is a pioneer on a show…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Everything That Happened Last Season On 'Grey's Anatomy,' Because A Lot Went Down

Congratulations, Grey's. With its upcoming season, the ABC series will tie ER as the longest-running primetime medical procedural in history. That's a lot of seasons, episodes, characters, and storylines for any one fan to remember. So I think a…
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This 'AHS: Apocalypse' Theory May Reveal Season 8's Big Twist

Some say the world will end in fire, others say in ice. But perhaps the question we should be asking isn't how the world will end... but when. The exact timing of World War III is a bit fuzzy in Season 8 of American Horror Story, but if the AHS:…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Carrie Preston Is Still Haunted By This Iconic 'True Blood' Scene

"Arlene probably would've gotten the most mileage out of being a shapeshifter," Carrie Preston muses, considering which of True Blood's various supernatural creatures her character would've enjoyed being the most. For True Blood's 10-year…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Enjoy Netflix’s ‘Maniac’ While It Lasts, Because The Cast & Crew Are Extremely Busy

TV used to be so simple, didn't it? In this age of Peak TV, with its ever-expanding platforms and formats, it can be hard to tell what any given show is. Will Netflix's Maniac return for Season 2, or is it simply a one-off event? These days, it can…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Why Fans Of ‘The Sinner’ Have Good Reason To Expect Another Chilling Season

With one dead body and one missing child, USA Network's anthology series is heading into its Season 2 finale, which will presumably solve the mystery of Julian, Vera, and Mosswood. But the final episode will also present a new mystery to viewers:…
By Jefferson Grubbs

The ‘AHS: Apocalypse’ Caste System May Not Be As Divided As It Seems

Ryan Murphy's vision of the end of days looks a lot like a Young Adult novel, thanks to its division of the survivors along seemingly arbitrary lines. But who are "The Purples" on American Horror Story: Apocalypse? Hogwarts divides into Houses,…
By Jefferson Grubbs

You Probably Haven’t Seen The Last Of This ‘AHS: Apocalypse’ Character

Listen: when World War III does break out, we're not all going to make it out alive. I'm just being honest. Sadly, Billy Eichner's Brock Vanderbilt seemed to be one of the casualties of the nuclear war that kicked off Season 8 of Ryan Murphy's…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Go Back To Miss Robichaux’s & Study Up On ‘Coven’ Before ‘AHS: Apocalypse’ Begins

Six years ago, AHS fans fell in love with the deliciously campy Coven and its catty group of in-fighting witches. Now they're back, riding out the end times in Season 8's Apocalypse. But as fabulous as that season was, there's no shame in needing a…
By Jefferson Grubbs

‘Apocalypse’ Boasts The Biggest, Starriest ‘American Horror Story’ Cast Yet

These days, it really feels like the world could end at any moment, doesn't it? Well, Ryan Murphy is capitalizing on those end-of-the-world fears with his new season of American Horror Story — and he's pulling out all the stops to do it. The AHS:…
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You Need To Know What Happened In ‘Murder House’ Before The ‘AHS: Apocalypse’ Begins

The moment fans have waited for is here: the long-hyped Murder House-Coven crossover is actually happening in AHS: Apocalypse, and the end of the world has never looked so good. But if you need a reminder of what happened in AHS: Murder House before…
By Jefferson Grubbs

The Town Of Castle Rock Will Look VERY Different When The Horror Series Returns

It may feel like you only just arrived in the town of Castle Rock, Maine, and met its haunted inhabitants… but your visit is already coming to a close, as the first season of the Hulu series wraps its run with only one more episode. When does Castle…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Here's How 'Iron Fist' Season 2 Deals With Thanos' "Snapture"

"I don't feel so good…" While Peter Parker's final line has become a popular meme and catchphrase since the release of the third Avengers movie, don't expect anybody to utter it when Netflix's next Marvel series debuts. How will Iron Fist Season 2…
By Jefferson Grubbs