There's still a way Firefly could come back to television

As much as we would all absolutely love to see more episodes of Firefly, getting the gang back together is a tricky proposition. But former Firefly writer and producer Tim Minear says he wouldn't "foreclose the possibility" of more Firefly and has a proposal for another flight aboard Serenity. » 2/12/14 4:00pm 2/12/14 4:00pm

American Horror Story's season finale: a bloody brilliant hour of…

American Horror Story had its ups and downs this season — but at least the show ended its second season with style and grace. On Wednesday night, Briarcliff went out with a bang. And for the first time in a long while, it felt like the show's script was getting the same attention as the cast's wardrobe. » 1/25/13 6:53am 1/25/13 6:53am

Could Ryan Murphy's American Horror Story do for horror what Glee did…

Here's the first ever image from American Horror Story, the "haunted house" show from Ryan Murphy, creator of Glee and Nip/Tuck. The FX show made a presentation at the Television Critics Association today, and the early buzz is that it might be the scariest show ever. » 8/04/11 11:33am 8/04/11 11:33am

What was it really like to be a writer on Firefly?

Jose Molina wrote two of the best episodes of Joss Whedon's Firefly, "Ariel" and "Trash." Now he's written a new original story, in the book Firefly: Still Flying. He talked to us about Jayne's betrayal, and returning to the 'verse. » 5/25/10 2:30pm 5/25/10 2:30pm

10 Reasons We'll Miss Joss Whedon's Dollhouse

Joss Whedon's mind-warping Dollhouse ends tonight, and then we'll enter the "endless rewatching and overanalyzing" phase of our relationship with this show. Here are 10 things we'll miss most about Dollhouse, plus some clips from tonight's finale. » 1/29/10 9:00am 1/29/10 9:00am

Tim Minear Producing An Android Journey Of Self-Discovery? Yes Please!

Ron Howard and Brian Grazer are developing a new TV show based on Gene Roddenberry's scrapped android-angst show The Questor Tapes. Bland, preachy and insipid, Questor doesn't seem like a good template... unless it's true Tim Minear is on board. » 1/21/10 12:19pm 1/21/10 12:19pm

The Truth About Dollhouse's Evil Mastermind

The man who shot Mal Reynolds in the gut came back to kick us in the teeth, with Friday's Dollhouse episode. Tim Minear's brilliant episode left us with tons of questions. Luckily, he was willing to answer them. Spoilers below... » 1/11/10 11:00am 1/11/10 11:00am

Did Summer Glau Really Just Namecheck io9 On Dollhouse?

In Friday night's Dollhouse episode, is Summer Glau really saying "You routed through an io9 to seize control of my chair?" It appears so. Check out the clip and Tim Minear's actual script for the episode. » 1/10/10 12:33pm 1/10/10 12:33pm

Does Dollhouse's Latest Head-Twister Actually Make Sense?

The closer Dollhouse gets to its unjust cancellation, the nearer the end of civilization gets. And once again, the apocalypse just makes everyone, and everything, better. But what was up with that last plot twist? Spoilers ahead... » 1/09/10 3:00pm 1/09/10 3:00pm

All Women Are Whores Who Need To Be Taught A Lesson

That's more like it. After two seriously "meh" episodes, Dollhouse returned to form with a twisty story of a serial killer and a college professor — and the weird secret they have in common. Naked, dripping wet spoilers below. » 10/10/09 4:00pm 10/10/09 4:00pm

Should We Be Bothered About Dollhouse's Debut Move?

Fox have pushed the start of Dollhouse's second season back by one week, but is this really a sign of more trouble for the show, or are people just too ready to jump to bad conclusions? » 7/08/09 3:30pm 7/08/09 3:30pm

Just How Dark Will Alien Nation And New Quantum Leap Reboots Go?

Firefly's Tim Minear is already hard at work on the Syfy Channel's reboot of Alien Nation, and we asked the Syfy execs about it. But that's not the only classic they're looking at restarting: Quantum Leap could make a comeback. » 7/07/09 2:36pm 7/07/09 2:36pm

Will Syfy's Alien Nation Reboot Be The Next BSG?

The Syfy Channel is rebooting another classic series, with a brand new Alien Nation. No doubt hoping to pull down BSG numbers, they've even brought in Tim "Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse" Minear to write the new series. » 7/01/09 12:40pm 7/01/09 12:40pm

Help Dollhouse Stop Inappropriate Erections!

There's something strangely awesome about a show that advertises using nekkid women, and then devotes a huge chunk of an episode to the enterprise of turning a hunky man into a eunuch. Dollhouse spoilers ahoy! » 3/14/09 1:00pm 3/14/09 1:00pm

New Joss Whedon Show: Eliza Dushku Is An Amnesiac Puppet

Mind-wiped humans serve as "dolls" for the wealthy in Dollhouse, a new TV series from Buffy and Firefly creator Joss Whedon. Echo (Eliza Dushku) can take on any personality you want her to have — complete with memories, skills, languages and "even muscle memory." Once imprinted, she fulfills the fantasy of whoever… » 11/01/07 7:54am 11/01/07 7:54am