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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Here’s Precisely When Karen Page Shows Up In ‘The Punisher’

Karen Page is probably the last person you would expect to get tangled up with a violent vigilante; and yet, somehow, the journalist's relationship with Frank Castle was one of the most compelling storylines of Daredevil Season 2. So which episodes o…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Why Frank’s New ‘Punisher’ Bromance May Not Last

Netflix's newest Marvel series takes a supporting player from Daredevil Season 2 and puts him front and center, surrounding him with a brand new cast of colorful characters with odd monikers like Agent Orange and Micro. Speaking of the latter, is Mic…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Frank Faces Off With One Well-Connected Villain In ‘The Punisher’

Actor Paul Schulze has built a career out of portraying confrontational authority figures — and he's at it again with Netflix's newest Marvel series. Spoilers for Episodes 1-6. Who is Agent Orange on The Punisher, the newest villainous character Schu…
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How This Dirty Agent Fits Into The ‘Punisher’ Conspiracy

At this point, with 17 movies, nine television shows, and more on the way, it can be very difficult to keep track of who's who when it comes to the minor supporting characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So who is Carson Wolf in The Punisher? H…
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This Shady ‘Punisher’ Company Might Be An Obscure Marvel Reference

Ghosts from the past. Nefarious government agents. Shadowy corporations. These are staples of Netflix's extension of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as heroes grapple at street level with the forces trying to take control of New York City. But what is…
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How ’The Punisher’s Entire Story Can Be Traced Back To One Single Execution

The truth about what happened to Frank Castle — and why his family was killed — runs very deep. As soon as he seems to get at the truth, another layer of deception is revealed. Spoilers for Episodes 1-6! But who killed Ahmad Zubair in Marvel's The Pu…
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How The Real Homeland Security Helped Make This ‘Punisher’ Character Feel Authentic

For the past two-plus years, Netflix has brought Marvel superheroes to life who either had never gotten their own live-action treatment before — or who had been poorly serviced by the adaptations they did receive. But who is Dinah Madani in The Punis…
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‘The Punisher’ Could Be Reuniting With More Than One ‘Daredevil’ Co-Star

Part of the point — and a lot of the fun — of a cinematic universe is watching as beloved characters cross over between franchises, forcing them into unfamiliar situations and revealing new dimensions to those characters in the process. So will Dared…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Here’s Why Everyone Thinks Frank Is Dead At The Beginning Of ‘Punisher’

So much happened in Daredevil's sophomore season — Matt Murdock's reignited romance with Elektra Natchios, Wilson Fisk's reintroduction, whatever was going on with the Hand and that giant hole in the ground — so some details might be forgotten over a…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Paging All Lexie Grey Fans, Here's What The Actor's Been Doing After 'Grey's Anatomy'

Remember when Derek flirted with a pretty young woman in a bar, only to learn that she was both a new intern at Seattle Grace and Meredith's half-sister? Yeesh. Lexie Grey made quite a splash with her entrance into ABC's procedural; but what is Grey'…
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After Grey's Anatomy,' Mark Sloan Is Still Just As McSteamy As Ever

Grey's Anatomy already had McDreamy and McVet, but who can forget the moment McSteamy arrived, half-naked as he stepped out of Addison's shower with literal steam swirling around him? It's a seminal moment from ABC's long-running medical procedural… …
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Here's What George Has Been Up To Since 'Grey's Anatomy'

Bambi. 007. George O'Malley. Whatever name you called him by, the character played by T.R. Knight was an integral part of the early years of ABC's long-running medical procedural. And now, as it approaches its landmark 300th episode, fans may be wond…
By Jefferson Grubbs

These ‘Mr. Robot’ Clues Will Make You Believe That Wild Parallel Universe Theory

In Season 1, fans became convinced that Mr. Robot was merely an alter ego of Elliot Alderson. In Season 2, they became convinced that Elliot's mother's house was really a prison. And in Season 3, fans are now sure that Mr. Robot is exploring parallel…
By Jefferson Grubbs

'Alias Grace' Filmed In Grace Marks' Real Prison & The Pictures Are Haunting

If The Handmaid's Tale is terrifying because it takes place in a world that could be ours, then Netflix's new Margaret Atwood adaptation is even more terrifying because it takes place in a world that actually was ours. Yes, Alias Grace's Kingston Pen…
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'Grey's Anatomy's 300th Episode Will Be A Literal Roller Coaster Ride, So Buckle Up

Fourteen seasons, 28 series regulars, and countless surgeries after its March 2005 debut, ABC's long-running medical procedural is about to hit a milestone few scripted shows ever do. Grey's Anatomy is celebrating 300 episodes, a feat that puts it in…
By Jefferson Grubbs

This One Theory Will Completely Change The Way You Watch ‘Mr. Robot’

By now, viewers of USA Network's hacker drama are conditioned to expect a big twist — and attempting to predict it in advance has become something of a sport. But even in the realm of the show's previous twists, this single Mr. Robot Season 3 theory …
By Jefferson Grubbs

17 Creepy TV Shows To Watch Once You've Finished 'Stranger Things 2'

So, you devoured all nine episodes of the new season of Stranger Things in one weekend and now you find yourself in need of something else spooky to binge. Well, lucky for you, thanks to a boom in the horror genre in recent years, there are plenty of…
By Jefferson Grubbs

‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Is As Obsessed With Barb As You Are

Season 1 of Netflix's Stranger Things left plenty of cliffhangers for Season 2 to resolve, but there only seems to be one thing fans want from the show's sophomore outing: justice for Barb. Barb isn't in Stranger Things Season 2, but that's the quest…
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Why 'Stranger Things' Fans Should Start Preparing For The Series' End

Netflix cruelly made viewers wait six weeks after its first season premiere to announce that Stranger Things would return for a second season. So we might as well start the anticipation early this time around: Will Stranger Things return for Season 3…
By Jefferson Grubbs

This 'Stranger Things' Season 1 Recap Is Your Map Back To The Upside Down

Eleven couldn't find her way back to the Upside Down without a sensory deprivation tank, so it's no shame if you need a Stranger Things Season 1 recap before you delve back in for Season 2. Everyone needs a road map sometimes. And one drawback of Net…
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