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Critic’s Notebook: Where’s the Next Great Cop Show?

'The Wire' is still the greatest cop show ever — end of discussion. That said, there's a bunch of recent vintage crime series that deserve to be in the conversation, but let's get some more in the…

‘Prime Suspect: Tennison’: TV Review

This prequel to the classic Helen Mirren-led original 'Prime Suspect' succeeds by playing a long game — the difficult evolution of Jane Tennison.

Emmys Flashback: ‘Prime Suspect’s’ Helen Mirren Led a New Kind of British Invasion in 1992

The actress won two statuettes for playing no-nonsense, gum-chewing detective Jane Tennison.

Emmys: Who Will Benefit Most From the New “Limited Series” Category?

The TV Academy once again has changed its rules (goodbye, "minis," hello, "limited series") in order to better organize a slew of worthy contenders. THR's awards analyst dissects the tricky evolution…

Helen Mirren’s 5 Best (Nonroyal) Roles

THR's film critic Sheri Linden picks the most memorable performances from the actress, now starring in Stephen Daldry's production of 'The Audience' on Broadway as Queen Elizabeth II.

MIPCOM: ITV Inks Volume Deal With Australia’s UKTV

The deal includes ITV crime series "Prime Suspect," "Lewis" and "Inspector Morse."

‘Prime Suspect USA’ to Hit British TV Screens

The U.S. re-imaging of the British cop procedural TV show moves action to NYC and stars Maria Bello as a tough-talking detective.

TV’s ‘Anticipointments’ of 2011: Television’s Biggest Letdowns of the Past Year

THR looks to the ratings, reviews and its readers for a list of the Top 12 undelivered promises of this year's television.

How the Death of Viewer Patience Is Killing off Freshman Shows

The 80 percent failure rate for new series will soon seem like the good old days as a brutal one-and-done environment fast takes the bloom off new programs, writes Tim Goodman.

NBC Shuts Down Production on ‘Prime Suspect’

The Maria Bello drama will complete work on its 13-episode initial order before closing up shop this month.

Dear NBC: Don’t Tinker, Just Be Better

On the heels of the network's announcement that it's shaking up its midseason schedule, THR's chief TV critic Tim Goodman has some advice for network entertainment chief Robert Greenblatt…

‘Prime Suspect’ Future Uncertain, ‘Community’ Will Be Back on NBC

NBC will continue to air remaining episodes of the Maria Bello drama before making a decision on its fate.