‘Fargo’ Season 3 Finale Explained

[This interview contains spoilers from the season three finale of FX’s Fargo.] So what do you think, Fargo fans? Was malevolent V.M. Varga (David Thewlis) correct that he was on the verge of being freed from a DHS holding facility by somebody with more power than plucky agent Gloria Burgle could resist? Or was Gloria…

American Gods finale recap: Season 1, Episode 8

American Gods is closing out its phenomenal first season as only American Gods can — by starting with a massive, ancient orgy and ending with a pastel Jesus party-turned-declaration of war. There is a lot to unpack in this season finale, so let’s start with the orgy (which is not a sentence I expected to…

‘The Leftovers’ Series Finale Review: They Had to Go Back

Do not read on unless you’ve seen “The Book of Nora,” the series finale of HBO’s “The Leftovers.” For a post-finale interview with executive producer and showrunner Damon Lindelof, go here. For all of Variety’s coverage of “The Leftovers,” go here.  “I’m here.” One moment from the series finale of “Lost” packed so much power…

‘Survivor: Game Changers’ finale winner recap

[This recap contains spoilers for the Wednesday, May 24 season finale of Survivor: Game Changers.]   OK, game changed!   Now can we change it back?   I kid. A little.   You know “Miracle Fruit,” those berries…

Rashad Jennings edges David Ross in ‘Dancing with the Stars’ finale

NFL running back Rashad Jennings and partner Emma Slater won the “Dancing with the Stars” finale on Tuesday night, beating former Chicago Cubs catcher and current ESPN analyst David Ross and Lindsay Arnold. Fifth Harmony singer Normani Kordei and pro dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy finished third in the wrap-up of the show’s 24th season. The 32-year-old…

The Flash finale recap: Season 3, Episode 23

Over the course of The Flash‘s three seasons, we’ve seen Barry Allen’s teammates make the ultimate sacrifice to save the day: Eddie Thawne in the season 1 finale, Ronnie at the beginning of season 2, and Jay Garrick in season 3. Now, it’s finally time for Barry — who, let’s admit it, has screwed up…

SNL Season 42 Finale Recap: Dwayne Johnson For President

Dwayne Johnson and Beck Bennett. Photo: Rosalind O’Connor/NBC/Rosalind O’Connor/NBC Prev Next Complete Series Coverage It’s wild to think that Dwayne Johnson first hosted SNL in 2000. Back then, he was still “The Rock,” just taking baby steps out of the WWE ring. While his star has risen, and Johnson has become famous worldwide for dishing…

TV Ratings: ‘SNL’ Season Ends With 6-Year Finale High

The episode, hosted by Dwayne Johnson, caps off a record year with 8.3 million viewers. Saturday Night Live has closed the books on its most-watched season in nearly a quarter-century. The May 20 finale for season No. 42 averaged a robust 8.3 million viewers. Hosted by Dwayne Johnson in his fifth appearance on…