Articles for Off the Map Season 1

With Grey‘s Anatomy and Private Practice‘s Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers and Jenna Bans coming together, this medical drama from ABC is bound to turn heads and induce tears. On Off the Map, the network brings audiences this uplifting series focusing on three doctors working and stranded in the South American jungle. In the small town of "la ciudad de las estrellas" or the city of stars, there is a medical clinic in need of supplies and professional help. It was almost impossible to find doctors willing to trek so far for a job, but the young and idealistic Lily Brenner (Caroline Dhavernas) seems made for it. Read more »
ABC announced its plans for the 2010-2011 TV season and despite adding seven new shows this fall, the rest of the schedule is very familiar.  Returning shows Dancing with the Stars, Castle, Modern Family, Cougar Town, Grey‘s Anatomy, Private Practice, Desperate Housewives and Brothers and Sisters all remain right where they currently are.See More:The CW‘s Fall Lineup>>CBS‘ Fall Lineup>>FOX‘s Fall Lineup>>NBC‘s Fall Lineup>>Other than the new shows, the main story from ABC is that V, which was renewed for a second season, won‘t be back until 2011.  It looks like the network really is trying to turn it into the new Lost.  Read more »
Welcome to The GBU, a weekly column coming every Monday where I look at the Good, the Bad and the Ugly on TV.It‘s a new year and 2011 is getting off to a fast start with a ton of new and returning shows this January. While my DVR runneth over, I urge you to pick and choose which ones to watch, and hopefully I can help by pointing out what‘s good and what‘s not.  Read more »
Life is complicated. TV can help. "What Would TV Do?" attempts to explore life‘s mysteries, problems and everyday situations with the assistance of the life lessons offered by television.It‘s cold. It‘s dark. A lot of the time, it‘s wet. Winter sucks. Read more »
TV fans were undoubtedly very confused last night. Due to coverage of the memorial service in Tucson, major networks had to do some quick rescheduling, bumping several shows. Cougar Town, Better With You, Human Target and Chase were all preempted while other shows saw delays or were cut off.  Read more »
The upcoming episode of Castle set in Los Angeles is going to be positively bursting with guest stars, if recent casting news is to be believed. In addition to at least three prominent guest actors, we have news on the movie-versions of Ryan and Esposito. Read more »
On Tuesday evening, the FOX network went for all-out decimation with regard to its "bubble" shows. Every program not certain of renewal is gone. Before the cancellation bloodbath was over, Human Target, Lie to Me, Breaking In, The Chicago Code and Traffic Light all fell off the FOX schedule.So what does this mean for the fates of bubble shows on the other networks? Read more »
The madness continues as ABC enters the ring today with cancellations and new show pick-ups for next season. We‘ve already heard plenty from NBC and FOX this week, now it‘s been revealed that ABC has canceled Brothers and Sisters, V, No Ordinary Family, Off the Map, Better With You, Detroit 1-8-7 and Mr. Sunshine.But on the bright side, they also renewed Happy Endings and Body of Proof for second seasons and Shark Tank for a third season.  Read more »
If you‘re one of the many fans who got disappointed over the cancellation of Off the Map, then you‘ll probably want to relive the medical drama through the show‘s DVD, which will be available starting August 23 at the ABC store. The set includes all 13 episodes plus bonus footages and deleted scenes.  Read more »