Dan Snierson Dan Senior Writer Entertainment Weekly and EW.com Dan is a Senior Writer for EW Time Inc.

Dan Snierson

Senior Writer, Entertainment Weekly and EW.com

Dan Snierson is a Senior Writer for EW.

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TV Article Five Things Eliza Coupe Wasn't Supposed to Tell Us About 'Benched'
by Dan Snierson | Nov 07, 2014

The ''Happy Endings'' alum, 33, testifies about USA's new legal comedy (Tuesdays, 10:30 p.m.), on which she plays a former corporate lawyer who is none too pleased to start over as a public defender

TV Article Awkward Questions with Joey McIntyre
by Dan Snierson | Oct 31, 2014

From New Kids to new series: The 41-year-old singer-actor plays a strong-headed brother in a big Boston brood on CBS' ''The McCarthys'' (Thursdays, 9:30 p.m.); can he hang tough with a few Awkward Questions?

Features 'Mr. Show' Does Go On
by Dan Snierson | Sep 26, 2014

Bob Odenkirk and David Cross' sketch series ''Mr. Show'' has legions of fans -- including Key and Peele, who gave us a list of burning questions for their comedy idols

Features Marry Me
by Dan Snierson | Sep 12, 2014

Ken Marino and Casey Wilson star in NBC's new rom-com

TV Article I Was a Guest at the 'Naked Wedding'
by Dan Snierson | Sep 12, 2014

Here's what happened when a man and a woman decided to ditch their clothes and exchange vows in the reality special ''Dating Naked: The Wedding'' (VH1, Sept. 18 at 9 p.m.)

Cover Story Best. Crossover. Ever.
by Dan Snierson | Sep 05, 2014

No, that wasn't a (spider-)pig that just flew by your window. On Sept. 28, the Griffin and Simpson families finally join comedic forces for an hour-long crossover spectacle. We sat down with the series creators -- ''Family Guy'''s Seth MacFarlane and ''The Simpsons''' Matt Groening -- for a chummy chat about this landmark episode, the rivalry between the shows, and, of course, beer. Victory is yours!

Cover Story Julia Louis-Dreyfus' 11 Commandments Of Comedy
by Dan Snierson | Aug 08, 2014

If laughs were votes, ''Veep'''s Selina Meyer would win her upcoming election by a landslide; here, Julia Louis-Dreyfus shares the secrets she's learned in a career that spans four decades

TV Preview 'Constantine'
by Dan Snierson | Jul 18, 2014

Matt Ryan and Harold Perrineau will grace the small screen this fall in NBC's supernatural new show

TV Article Scooping 'SNL'
by Dan Snierson | Jul 04, 2014

Ben & Jerry's is kicking off summer with two new ''Saturday Night Live''-themed treats: Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch and Lazy Sunday; EW has uncovered six more flavors inspired by the sketch show that didn't make it out of the test kitchen

News and Notes Second Coming
by Lindsey Bahr, Lynette Rice, Marc Snetiker, Dan Snierson | Jun 13, 2014

From ''The Comeback'' to ''Community'' to ''The Transporter,'' a slew of dearly departed projects are ready for new lives

TV Article The Fifty Best Scenes
by Lanford Beard, Mandi Bierly, Clark Collis, James Hibberd, Samantha Highfill, Melissa Maerz, Ray Rahman, Lynette Rice, Marc Snetiker, Dan Snierson, Amy Wilkinson | Jun 13, 2014

Now that the season is officially over, we've watched and rewatched every minute of every episode of television from the past year to determine our favorites; so with nothing but spoilers ahead, here's our list of the most award-worthy performances (Emmy voters, you're going to want to take notes)

TV Preview How Swede It Is
by Dan Snierson | Jun 06, 2014

Greg Poehler is an international man of romance on the offbeat comedy ''Welcome To Sweden''

TV Preview Family Guy
by Dan Snierson | Jun 06, 2014

''Homeland'' producers tackle Middle Eastern politics — and familial intrigue — on ''Tyrant''

TV Preview The Boy Who Buried A Fly
by Dan Snierson | Jun 06, 2014

Nathan Fielder deconstructs what will no doubt be one of his buzziest schemes from season 2 of ''Nathan For You''

Music Article Return Of The King
by Dan Snierson | Jun 05, 2014

Lionel Richie, the undisputed monarch of silky '80s pop, is back on tour in the USA. Are you ready to fall in love again?

News and Notes Hit List: May 30/June 6, 2014
by Dan Snierson | Jun 05, 2014

Chipotle goes literary, EW publishes final Hit List, and more

TV Article Colin Hanks
by Dan Snierson | May 23, 2014

After committing many murders on ''Dexter,'' Hanks is now trying to solve a few on FX's ''Fargo.'' As well-meaning but hapless police officer Gus Grimly, he's seeking answers about lethal mystery man Lorne Malvo (Billy Bob Thornton). We decided to bring in the 36-year-old actor for questioning of a different kind.

News and Notes Hit List: May 23, 2014
by Dan Snierson | May 16, 2014

Britney Spears gets sued, Carrie Fisher drops weight for ''Star Wars,'' and more

Features Maya Rudolph's Retro Reboot
by Dan Snierson | May 09, 2014

She spent seven years as a comedy powerhouse on ''SNL,'' stayed ''Up All Night'' with Will Arnett, and memorably soiled a wedding dress in ''Bridesmaids.'' How can Maya Rudolph possibly top all of that? By staging her own celebrity-filled song-and-dance variety special.

News and Notes Hit List: May 16, 2014
by Dan Snierson | May 09, 2014

Hugh Jackman gets injured on set, Adriana Lima gets separated, and more


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