Game of Throne's Peter Dinklage returns to the Lannister kingdom more influential than ever, thanks to a scroll that gives him power by proxy. Paul Schiraldi/Paul Schiraldi Photography hide caption

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'Thrones,' 'Killing' Return ... And Revert To Old Habits
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Don Draper, played by Jon Hamm, celebrates his 40th birthday in the fifth season of Mad Men. Frank Ockenfels/AMC hide caption

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'Mad Men' Returns, Cocky And Confident As Ever
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An Adelie penguin male builds a stone nest in anticipation of the females' arrival. The males compete over the precious stones, often resorting to stealing to get the best ones. Jeff Wilson/Discovery Channel/BBC hide caption

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Traveling To The Corners Of Our 'Frozen Planet'
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Game Change has been attacked in advance by Sarah Palin, who recently said on Fox News, "Hollywood lies are Hollywood lies." HBO hide caption

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Is 'Game Change' Fair To Sarah Palin? You Betcha
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In the new NBC drama Awake, Jason Issacs plays Michael Britten, a man who survives a car accident along with one of his loved ones — but which one? Michael Desmond/NBC hide caption

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It's High-Concept, But Will It Keep You 'Awake'?
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Gambon's character slips in and out of feverish dreams in which his doctors and nurses start to sing and dance. BBC hide caption

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25 Years Later, 'The Singing Detective' Still Shines
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Writers for Sid Caesar include Mel Brooks (front, lower right corner) and Neil Simon (back row, upper left corner). Courtesy of Michael Hirsh hide caption

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Two Rowdy Talk Shows Showcase Vintage Humor
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Nick Nolte plays a horse owner who spent most of his career working as a horse trainer in Luck. HBO hide caption

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HBO's 'Luck': A Winning TV Show, Set At The Track
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When Kiefer Sutherland ended his series of very long, very intense days as Jack Bauer on the Fox series 24, few people, including Sutherland himself, expected him to be starring in another TV series right away. Fox hide caption

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A Boy's Magical 'Touch' Predicts The Future
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In the two-hour premiere episode of Alcatraz, Rebecca (Sarah Jones) looks for clues to a missing prisoner from the 1960s who suddenly reappears in modern day. FX hide caption

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Get 'Lost' In J.J. Abrams' Latest Show 'Alcatraz'
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Bill Moyers began his career in journalism as a junior reporter at the Marshall News Messenger in Marshall, Texas. Peter Krogh/©Peter Krogh hide caption

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Bill Moyers Is Back On TV — And Better Than Ever
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CBS This Morning is co-hosted by Gayle King, Charlie Rose and Erica Hill. John P. Filo/CBS hide caption

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A New 'Morning' On CBS, But Will It Work?
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Don Cheadle plays business consultant Marty Kaan in the new Showtime comedy House of Lies. Jordin Althaus/Showtime hide caption

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This Weekend, Some New Shows (And Old Favorites)
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Over the past few seasons, Breaking Bad's Walter White (Bryan Cranston) has changed from meek hero to forceful villain. TV critic David Bianculli says he isn't just breaking bad anymore — he's entirely broken. Gregory Peters/AMC hide caption

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Bianculli Picks The Best (And Worst) TV Of 2011
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Showtime's Dexter, starring Michael C. Hall, just served up the biggest twist of the season to date. Randy Tepper/Showtime hide caption

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At Midseason, Serial Dramas Serve Up Big Twists
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