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Gotham: The Mask (1X08)/Batman Vs. Superman Dawn of Justice On Set in Chicago



Within the last few weeks the two crime bosses have been at war with each other. Last week we saw Don Falcone and Sal Maroni settle their differences but still playing each other behind their backs. Well the episode starts off with two office guys fighting for a spot in one of the biggest agencies in Gotham. When one of the men was found in Gotham Harbor with a finger in his mouth. Whoa now… Meanwhile on the other side of town Cobblepot met with Fish to settle their differences now that they are on opposite sides of the crime families or so we think. So Cobblepot hands her a broach that he snagged from a rich gal. When he hands over the gift one pieces slid off and Fish stabs Cobblepot’s hand in disgust.

After the events of last week almost every cop at Jim’s precinct has a distrust in him with his plan to take on the mob and all corrupt cops in Gotham. The only people that trust him are Bullock and the commissioner. Even Barbra can’t trust him because of what she went through with Victor Zsasz. Well it was back to work and for Jim and Bullock thanks to one of the victims holding a business card to an investment firm in Gotham it led them to Richard Sionis the boss of the firm who has an interesting collections of masks in the room. Hence the name of the episode…again. He was of no help to either of them, that is when Jim went to the bathroom and found one of the victims in the office fight from earlier in the episode.

It was determined by GCPD that the victims were killed by office supplies and it was up to them to find where the fights took place. Jim found the location but was taken down by Sionis. Leading up to an epic fight to get the new job for three new recruits with the objective to kill Jim. Bullock asks for the help of the department to find him but no one stepped up. Until the commissioner lend a hand. When they find him they shot Sionis on site.

So where was Bruce in all of this? Back in school for the first time since the death of his parents. Let’s just say he wasn’t enjoying it especially with the bully’s in school. One of the kids Tommy wouldn’t stop picking on him with the death of his parents. He got into a fight with him but lost the first time. When Alfred finds out about this he offer’s Bruce the chance to fight back. So he takes him to Tommy’s house where he laid out one heck of a right cross. When they both get home Bruce asks Alfred is he can teach him how to fight. Alfred accepts and so the journey for Batman continues.

So in the last few weeks Chicago has played host to the cast and crew of the new DC movie Batman Vs. Superman Dawn of Justice and will continue filming the next few weeks. Below is a sneak peak at the new episode with the intro to Harvey Dent.


Photos: FOX/Gotham

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Lizzy Buczak is the founder of CraveYouTV. What started off as a silly blog in her sophomore year at Columbia College Chicago turned her passion for watching TV into an opportunity! She has been in charge of CraveYou since 2011, writing reviews and news content for a wide variety of shows. Lizzy is a Music Business and Journalism major who has written for RADIO.COM, TV Fanatic, Time Out Chicago, Innerview, Pop’stache and Family Time.

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Was ‘La Brea’ Renewed For Season 3?



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La Brea fans, you have something to celebrate.

NBC has given an early season 3 renewal to the prehistoric sci-fi series. The network gave the green light right just before season 2 kicked off on Jan. 31, returning from hiatus with two back-to-back episodes. (Read our review!)

Per TVLine, La Brea will get six episodes in the third season with the possibility of scoring more down the line. And if no additional episodes are green-lit, six feels like a solid number that would be enough to provide a solid conclusion for dedicated fans.

The series averaged about 5.4 total weekly viewers, including DVR audiences, in its first season run, however, its midseason return fared rather poorly with 2.1 million and 2 million for both episodes, respectively. All of that could change once playback numbers are factored in proving that the drama was worth saving after all.

The series, which premiered in September 2021—and fills the sci-fi gap left behind by shows like Timeless and Debrisfollows a group of people who fall through a mysterious sinkhole in Los Angeles and find themselves transported to 10,000 B.C.

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Big Sky

Will There Be a Season 4 of ‘Big Sky’?



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Big Sky ended on a high note on Wed, Jan. 18, wrapping up a whirlwind season filled with murder, mystery, and deception.

And naturally, fans are already craving more, especially as each season of the series delves into a new storyline centered in Helena, Montana, and involving Dewell & Hoyt’s Cassie Dewell and Jenny Hoyt. 

As of now, ABC has not renewed Big Sky for a fourth season, and it may be months before we get any insight into the matter. 

In terms of ratings, the series kept steady with 2.4 million viewers and a 0.2 demo, which means ABC could go either way with their decision. 

The fact that they brought in the big guns like Reba McEntire and Jensen Ackles for this season likely means the network believes in the series—and it’s hard to argue with the dedicated fanbase that has stuck around through every twisted and over-the-top plot.

The third season wrapped up many lingering storylines, giving fans closure to the mystery plaguing the season, however, there’s always more to explore when it comes to the dynamics between the core characters. And something tells me, there’s no shortage of criminal activity in Helena.

While Cassie and Cormac finally made things official, fans were likely hoping to see a bit more romance for Jenny and Ackles’ Beau. The show has been toying with their chemistry, sparking a “will they or won’t they” debate, but when it finally came down to solidifying their relationship, they left it open-ended. While it may have been frustrating to fans, it’s likely the show’s hope that it’s enough to convince ABC to green light another season to allow them to explore these relationships further.

When TV Insider asked Ackles if he’d return for a fourth season, he explained, “I don’t know. They haven’t even picked up the show yet for Season 4, so I don’t know if anybody’s coming back for Season 4 yet. That’s above my pay grade.”

However, he added, “But if they do decide to pick up a Season 4 — which I would hope they would, I think the show’s really great, and I think it’s got a lot of story left to tell — I don’t know. They had me for one season. They were probably like, well, let’s just bring him in for one, and we’ll see how it goes, and then we’ll go from there. So they’re waiting to hear what happened with the show, and then they’ll probably talk to [showrunner] Elwood [Reid] and try to figure out what to do with the characters, those that are returning and those that they want to return.”

Seems promising! 

Once ABC gives the word—we’ll update this post accordingly. In the meantime, don’t be shy, read our review of the Big Sky Season 3 finale right here. 

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Why Is Taylor Kinney Leaving ‘Chicago Fire’?



Shocking news Firehouse 51—Taylor Kinney is exiting Chicago Fire.

Deadline reported the news on Friday, Jan. 20, revealing that the actor, who anchors the show as Kelly Severide, will be taking a break from the series.

Kinney has been a staple on the Dick Wolf drama since its inception in 2012 and is a huge reason why the series has retained such a dedicated viewership. 

While an official reason was not provided, and a rep for the show did not offer a comment, sources close to production told the outlet that Kinney is taking a “leave of absence” to deal with a personal matter. No word on what the situation is. 

The cast and crew were reportedly informed of the leave right before the news broke, with the writer’s room likely having to rewrite scripts to accommodate the change.

It’s unclear whether this will be a permanent leave, nor is there any info about how he will be written out for now. 

Kinney has not addressed the news himself as of writing. 

This is the latest shocking exit in the #OneChicago world as Jesse Lee Soffer, who plays Jay Halstead on Chicago PD, exited earlier this season, while Brian Tee hung up his coat earlier this season on Chicago Med after portraying Ethan Choi since 2015.

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