Dan Clarendon

Dan discovered his love for television staying up too late on school nights binge-watching Alias episodes — on DVD! He’s now a freelance journalist living in Chicago with his husband and his rascally cat, and his small-screen fixation lives on. He’s also a creative writer, a member of GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, and a Hufflepuff still trying to figure out why he got re-sorted into Ravenclaw.

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Dan Clarendon

Damages key art

‘Damages’ Turns 15: Relive the Legal Thriller’s Most Shocking Moments

Mad Men cast

10 Best Episodes of ‘Mad Men,’ Now 15 Years Old

10 Most Popular Comic Book-to-TV Adaptations

THE X-FILES, Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Pilot episode

7 Most ’90s Things About the ‘X-Files’ Pilot

Monk cast

‘Monk’ Turns 20: Where’s the Cast Now?

The Bachelorette couples

Ranking the 10 Shortest Relationships From ‘The Bachelorette’

General Hospital Night ShiftJason Thompson Kimberly McCullough Steve Burton

Remembering the Short-Lived ‘General Hospital: Night Shift,’ 15 Years Later

Arielle Vanenberg Jesse Williams Max Greenfield

15 TV Stars Who Appeared on ‘Greek,’ Now 15 Years Old

Melrose Place cast

10 Fun Facts About ‘Melrose Place,’ Now 30 Years Old

Figure It Out Summer Sanders

‘Figure It Out’ Turns 25: Where Are the Hosts & Panelists Now?

Field of Dreams The Boondocks Cruel Intentions

11 Proposed TV Revivals and Reboots That Got the Boot

Band of Brothers on HBO

10 American History Dramas to Watch Before the Fourth of July (VIDEO)

Burn Notice cast

‘Burn Notice’ Turns 15: Where’s the Cast Now?

Melanie Lynskey Joel Kim Booster Zendaya

26 TV Stars Who Just Got Their First Dorian Award Nominations

Worst Shows '90s

19 Worst Shows of the ’90s

House of the Dragon Fabien Frankel Criston Cole

What’s the Status of All the Other ‘Game of Thrones’ Spinoffs?

The Newsroom Jeff Daniels Will McAvoy

10 Best Episodes of ‘The Newsroom,’ Now 10 Years Old

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Ranking the Success of TV Dating Shows: ‘Bachelor,’ ‘Married at First Sight’ & More

Stargate SG-1 Cast

‘Stargate SG-1’ Ended 15 Years Ago: How the Stars Returned to TV

The Wendy Williams Show

9 Memorable Moments From ‘The Wendy Williams Show’

Madeleine Mantock Jay Hernandez Natalie Martinez

Ranking the Likelihood of ‘Magnum P.I.’ & More Canceled Shows Being Saved

Flight of the Conchords Rhys Darby Jermaine Clement Bret McKenzie

10 Stars Who Appeared on ‘Flight of the Conchords,’ Now 15 Years Old

Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend Cast

Who Are the Chefs of Netflix’s ‘Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend’?

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Dean Cain Teri Hatcher

‘Lois & Clark’ Ended 25 Years Ago: See ‘Super’ Moments from the Show (VIDEO)

Jennifer Lopez on TV

Jennifer Lopez’s TV Career in Photos, From ‘In Living Color’ to ‘Halftime’

American Idol Adam Lambert

‘American Idol’ Turns 20: See the Most-Viewed Clips From the Show (VIDEO)

The Sopranos cast

‘The Sopranos’ Ended 15 Years Ago: What Did Its Stars Do Next?

Married… With Children cast

‘Married… With Children’ Ended 25 Years Ago: See the Cast Now

Queer as Folk Aidan Gillen

Where Are the Stars of the Original ‘Queer as Folk’ Now?

Tiffany Haddish MTV Movie and TV Awards

Our All-Time Favorite Parodies From the MTV Movie & TV Awards (VIDEO)

Grey's Anatomy Derek Meredith Patrick Dempsey Ellen Pompeo

The 10 Best ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Episodes Out of the First 400, According to Fans

Hee Haw Roy Clark Buck Owens

‘Hee Haw’ Ended 30 Years Ago: What Did Its Stars Do Next?

Army Wives Catherine Bell Sally Pressman Brigid Brannagh

‘Army Wives’ Turns 15: Where’s the Cast Now?

James Garner Mike Post Sam Waterston

From ‘Rockford Files’ to ‘Law & Order,’ Mike Post Is the MVP of TV Theme Composers

Mork & Mindy Penny Marshall Robin Williams Henry Winkler

10 Famous Guest Stars on ‘Mork & Mindy,’ Which Ended 40 Years Ago

Grey's Anatomy Season 18 Episode 20 Meredith Helm Nick
Spoiler Alert

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 18 Finale Is a Mass Doctor Exodus (RECAP)

Stranger Things Eleven

‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Recap: Catch Up Before Season 4

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Hugh Grant

10 Memorable Moments From Jay Leno’s ‘Tonight Show,’ Now 30 Years Old

House Wentworth Miller

‘House’ Ended a Decade Ago: 10 Stars Who Had Guest Turns

The Real World: New York Cast

‘The Real World’ Turns 30: See Headline-Making Moments From the MTV Show

Canceled TV Shows 2022

‘Magnum P.I.’ & More Highest-Rated Shows Canceled This Season

Actors on Canceled Shows

10 Now-Unemployed TV Actors We Need Back on Screen Pronto

Grey's Anatomy Ellen Pompeo James Pickens Jr.

15 Shows Celebrating Milestones and Anniversaries in May

Wilmer Valderrama as Special Agent Nicholas “Nick” Torres in NCIS

Which TV Shows Have Made CBS the Most-Watched Network 14 Years Running?

Coach Craig T. Nelson Bill Fagerbakke

11 Stars Who Appeared on ‘Coach,’ Which Ended 25 Years Ago

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Episode 17: Cancer Again Rears Its Ugly Head (RECAP)

Jaime Xie Kane Lime Bling Empire

What Has Happened With the ‘Bling Empire’ Cast Since Season 1?

The Golden Girls Estelle Getty Bea Arthur Rue McClanahan Betty White

‘The Golden Girls’ Ended 30 Years Ago: Revisit the 10 Best Episodes

Christine Quinn Selling Sunset

Inside the Bizarre Music of Reality Shows Like ‘Selling Sunset’

Mike Nelson Gypsy Mystery Science Theater 3000

‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ Returns: 10 Fan-Fave Classic Episodes

Grey's Anatomy Season 18 Episode 16 Catherine
Spoiler Alert

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 18 Episode 16: Probation Blues (RECAP)

Chicago Fire Jesse Spencer Joe Minoso

How 5 One Chicago Actors Returned to Their Former Shows

In Plain Sight Fred Weller Mary McCormack

‘In Plain Sight’ Ended 10 Years Ago: Where’s the Cast Now?

Ellen DeGeneres Laura Dern Ellen The Puppy Episode

10 TV Coming-Out Moments, Including Ellen’s ‘The Puppy Episode’ (VIDEO)

Michael J. Fox Mike Flaherty Spin City

Where’s the Cast of ‘Spin City,’ 20 Years Later?

Under the Banner of Heaven Andrew Garfield

FX on Hulu’s ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ Tells a Real-Life Murder Story

Jon Bernthal Wayne Jenkins We Own This City

What’s the Story Behind HBO’s ‘We Own This City’?

Don’t Forget the Lyrics

Why Do So Many Game Shows Have Blue Backgrounds?

Hulu logo

What’s in a Name? Hulu, Roku, and 9 Other TV Brands Explained

Gaslit Sean Penn Julia Roberts

See the Cast of ‘Gaslit’ vs. Their Real-Life Counterparts (PHOTOS)

WKRP in Cincinnati Loni Anderson Howard Hesseman Gary Sandy

10 Fun Facts About ‘WKRP in Cincinnati,’ Which Ended 40 Years Ago

The First Lady Michelle Pfeiffer Viola Davis Gillian Anderson

See the Cast of ‘The First Lady’ vs. Their Real-Life Counterparts (PHOTOS)

Once and Again Sela Ward Billy Campbell

13 TV Stars Who Appeared on ‘Once and Again,’ Which Ended 20 Years Ago

Come Dance With Me Nadya Connor

8 Short-Lived Dance Competitions, From ‘Born to Dance’ to ‘Dance Fever’

SpongBob SquarePants

11 Longest-Running Nickelodeon Shows: ‘SpongeBob,’ ‘Rugrats’ & More (VIDEO)

Grey's Anatomy Patrick Dempsey Isaiah Washington Ellen Pompeo

7 Times Behind-the-Scenes ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Drama Bled Into the Press