Editor Archive: Jean Bentley

Fall TV Preview: 5 Things to Know About Season 2 of ‘The Mindy Project’

One of the most improved comedies of last season, Fox’s “The Mindy Project,” returns on Sept. 17 at 9:30/8:30c for its second-season premiere. Everyone’s favorite OB-GYN, Mindy Lahiri (Mindy Kaling), has embarked on a trip of self-discovery doing good in Haiti with her boyfriend, Casey (Anders Holm), but the practice she left behind is thriving in New York City thanks to Dr. Paul Leotard (James Franco), the miracle-worker doctor with model-good looks — seriously, he was actually a model.

Fall TV Preview: Arsenio Hall Returns to Late Night with ‘Less Hair, Less Shoulder Pads’

The late night landscape has changed dramatically since Arsenio Hall last hosted his talk show in the ’90s. For starters, there are quite a few other talk shows on the air. Then there’s the power of the internet, time-shifted viewing, and any number of other issues spawned by technology. Ultimately, the approach Hall is taking on the updated version of “The Arsenio Hall Show” that premieres Sept. 9 is to “put on a good show.”

Fall TV Preview: 5 Things to Know About Season 5 of ‘The League’

Signs fall is finally upon us: the return of the pumpkin spice latte, back-to-school shopping, and the premiere of “The League,” television’s funniest (and only) fantasy football-related comedy. The sitcom moves from FX to the brand-new FXX channel (check which channel number it is in your area at getfxx.com) with its fifth-season premiere on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 10:30/9:30c.