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24 Finale Preview! Plus: Carlos Bernard on Kiefer Sutherland's Head-Butt Case - Featured

This Monday from 8 to 10 pm/ET, Fox's 24 wraps up its latest wild day with Jack compelled to set free his fallen friend, Tony, lest daughter Kim get killed. In this Q&A, Carlos Bernard previews the surprise-filled season-ender, takes some issue with Tony's "bad guy" status, and also shares his take on Kiefer Sutherland's recent scrape with the law, saying the whole situation "smells bad." To Read More Click Here .

'''24 Spoiler Alert:''' One Won't Make It To New York, Plus More (Probably Smaller) Finale Details

If yesterday's 24 finale spoilers aren't enough, then take heart: there are more. Cue evil laugh. Okay. Well, they aren't really as big as the last time, or at least that's how I see them, but nevertheless they won't hurt much, right? Well, unless you're pretty averse to spoilers. So, I'll just cut to the chase--unless you'd rather find everything out when the finale airs this Monday on Fox, we've got more details courtesy of Entertainment Weekly's Michael Ausiello. And, yes, here goes the obligatory spoiler warning. They're after the cut. Click if you must. To Read More Click here .

Finale Fever: SideReel's Top 10 Favorite Season Finales, Part 2

24 - Season 1, 11:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M. Sorry to admit it, but I lost interest in 24 near the beginning of last season, and have been unable to get back into it since. That being said, the show has had some great seasons, and though people debate which one is their favorite, none for me have ever outdone the thrilling first season, and its thrilling conclusion. Spoiler alert The death of Jack's wife (followed by the now infamous silent countdown clock, reserved for only the most solemn of '24' events) was simply the most unexpected, surprising and fantastic ending that I could have possibly fathomed. Unlike other shows, this shocking event also taught us that important people actually die in 24, which made future seasons all the more exciting. Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Season 2, Becoming (1 and 2) I knew I wanted to put a Buffy finale on this list, and I had a difficult time choosing between Season 2 (the one I ultimately selected) and Season 3 (because Graduation was pretty awesome too...). However, I decided that nothing topped the delving into Angel's past and Buffy's realizing that she would have to kill him (Angelus). Then throw in that Angel's soul gets restored after all, but Buffy still had to send him to know, to save the world (as Angel's blood is the only thing that will do the trick). Man oh Man, talk about tragedy. This was definitely Buffy at its finest... Alias - Season 1, Almost Thirty Years Episode after episode of Alias 's first season would conclude with a giant cliffhanger that made you go crazy waiting for the next week to arrive. So, it shouldn't be surprising that nothing outdid the Season 1 Finale's cliffhanger. Spoiler Alert The giant Rambaldi device is destroyed by Sydney, simultaneously releasing a ton of water. While Sydney manages to get through a closing door and escape the tidal wave, Vaughn is seemingly left to drown. However, most importantly, Sydney finally comes face to face with "The Man" and her season ending words are..."Mom?" (who mind you, was supposed to be dead; thus, Mom is not only not dead, but alive and evil). Friends (1994) - Season 4, The One with Ross's Wedding (1 and 2) Since our finale list has been heavy on the dramas, it's only fair to recognize a comedy finale. Friends had a few great season finales (also loved Season 5's One in Vegas), but I am especially partial to this one, as it also happened to be the first episode that I ever watched of the series (what a great way to start)! This episode was a comedy of errors in relation to all things Ross's wedding, culminating in his marriage-ruining "Rachel" slip at the altar. However, I also loved this finale as it was the beginning of the Chandler/Monica pairing, which provided great new direction for the comedy in its later seasons. Prison Break - Season 1, Flight Like 24 , Prison Break for me was a show that couldn't maintain the excitement of its earlier seasons. Nothing outdid the show's first season (in my opinion), which you might have guessed, climaxed when the guys actually achieved the show's title and broke out of prison ! We had some serious violence in this episode; I will never forget T-Bag's hand getting hacked off. Other huge revelations: Sarah ODing, Steadman's alive!, the President gets assassinated and the guys don't catch their plane, thereby setting up Season 2. What have been your favorite season finales?

'24' Spoiler Alert: Jack's Fate Down to the Last Minute, Plus More Finale Details

Two hours remaining, and 24 is history for yet another season. And a pretty crazy beginning, at that: as the clock hit six in the morning, Kim (Elisha Cuthbert) is in danger yet again, and Jack (Kiefer Sutherland) is forced to threaten the government in an attempt to help Tony (Carlos Bernard) escape. And then, of course, there are the many other questions. What does the "big machine" have in mind? Will tensions within the CTU, or whatever poses as it, continue? Will Jack die? To Read More Click here .

Kiefer Sutherland Charged with Assault

Earlier, we learned that the " 24 " star had been fingerprinted and a mug shot was taken at the time of his arrest. This comes after reports surfaced that the actor allegedly headbutted Jack McCollough , a Proenza Schouler fashion designer, at a nightclub on Tuesday, Reuters reports. The news agency is also saying that actress Brooke Shields may also be called in for questioning as a witness because she was at the venue where the alleged altercation took place. Source Here

'24' Spoiler Alert: A Return to Extremes--And To Family?

Three more hours to go, and 24 wraps up for yet another day. And while I still don't have any idea how things will exactly go within those three episodes--yeah, imminent attack, chasing after someone, yeah, yeah, that's a given--at least we've laid our hands on some specifics, and some ideas, for the remaining episodes this season, and possibly the fate of the next season as well. As always, it's sourced from Entertainment Weekly's Michael Ausiello. Okay. First up, Jack (Kiefer Sutherland) will go face to face with Tony (Carlos Bernard) once again in the episode coming this Monday. Of course, the official press release from Fox wouldn't hit at anything--it only points to Jack facing an "unimaginable situation", and perhaps rightly so. The word is, the scene between the two will be brutal--very brutal. Perhaps a return to the torture tactics that's questioned at the very beginning of the season? The next thing is the involvement of Jack's daughter Kim (Elisha Cuthbert). I honestly thought we'd see the last of her a few episodes back, when she showed up and asked her dad to get the stem cell treatment after he was infected with that pathogen. The last thing we know, she was heading back home, calling her husband, and us getting a glimpse of her kid. On Monday's episode, she will be returning--of course, she's still in transit--and she'll get entangled in the mess that's building up. That, according to Ausiello, will form a major part of the two-hour finale, which airs on May 18. It also looks like Kim will be staying for the eighth season. There's word that the producers are looking to cast a 6-year-old to play Kim's daughter in the coming season. Word is, the character will appear in a multi-episode arc, so it's also possible that Jack's granddaughter is just paying him a visit in New York. But, as we've all learned while watching 24, nothing's always certain. Source Here

Tonight's TV Hot List for Monday, April 27, 2009

* Gossip Girl (8 pm/ET The CW ) Michelle Trachtenberg reprises her role as Georgina Sparks, and she returns to the Big Apple as a very different person. However, some things never change: Chuck and Nate find their friendship in peril as they fight over Blair, just as they did last year. Meanwhile, as Serena grows closer to her new beau, Gabriel, things get...complicated. * Heroes (9 pm/ET NBC) The "Fugitives" volume comes to a close in tonight's season finale. Things aren't looking so great for Danko after he plunged a knife into Sylar's head, only to have the shape-shifting baddie pop up and complain that it merely hurt. Uh-oh. Nathan, meanwhile, must find a way to escape in order to stop Sylar from meeting with the president. Elsewhere, Hiro and Ando's quest to take down Building 26 faces a new roadblock as Hiro's strange illness progresses. * 24 (9 pm/ET Fox) Last week's episode made it official: FBI agent Larry Moss is really dead, thanks to Tony Almeida, who has now joined a long list of 24 turncoats. Tony's partner in crime, Galvez, was able to sneak a canister of the bioweapon out of Starkwood, so the pathogen crisis continues. And even though Jack's condition is worsening, he soldiers on and manages to interrogate a key suspect. * Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! (10 am/ET Nickelodeon) With a wink to her Destiny's Child roots, Beyonce voices the character of Shine, the lead singer of the Wubb Girlz. The popular group is in town to promote a talent contest called Wuzzleburg Idol. (Wonder where they got that name?) Wubbzy, of course, wants to audition, and he's given a very good piece of advice by the Wubb Girlz: Be yourself. Wubbzy follows that advice and it takes him far that his adventures with the Wubb Girlz continue all week in new episodes. * Two and a Half Men (9 pm/ET CBS) Melanie Lynskey makes a return appearance when Chelsea sets Alan up on a blind date with her new friend, who just happens to be Charlie's onetime stalker, Rose. As strange as the prospect of a date between Rose and Alan is, it makes one wonder how Rose and Charlie's fiancee just happen to become friends. Coincidence? Hmmm. Source Here

24: Day 8 Is Moving To New York... Sort Of - Featured

When all the fuss surrounding Washington, D.C. wraps up in six hours--err, in roughly six episodes on 24 --expect everything to move slightly westward, and to the city that never sleeps. Entertainment Weekly's Michael Ausiello reports that the upcoming eighth season of the Emmy-winning action series will be set in New York, or at least, on screen. The show will still be mostly shot in Los Angeles, although Kiefer Sutherland, probably among others, will be shooting some scenes in New York. It may be too early to speculate what exactly will happen, but the move in location may explain some major storylines next season--and the spoilers begin right below, so click with care! 24: Day 8 Is Moving To New York... Sort Of Photo courtesy of

Tonight's TV Hot List for Monday, April 13, 2009 - Featured

[Contains spoilers for Monday's shows] * 24 (9 pm/ET Fox) Talk about taking one for the team! Jack has been exposed to Starkwood's pathogen, and he's getting sicker by the hour. This prompts the return of his daughter, Kim (Elisha Cuthbert), whose stem cells may be his only hope for a cure, but Jack is reluctant to ask for her help. Meanwhile, Tony Almeida operates in the field as Jonas Hodges and Starkwood try to blackmail President Taylor's administration. * Heroes (9 pm/ET NBC) The Petrellis ended last week's episode by digging up a mass grave at Angela's orders. The symbolism of that act is undeniable, then, as the Petrelli matriarch prepares to come clean about her past and many long-held secrets in tonight's installment. Mohinder, meanwhile, also spends time focusing on the past as he learns more about his dad's involvement in Project Icarus. * Roommates (9 pm/ET ABC Family) A mini Sister, Sister reunion occurs tonight when Tim Reid guest stars, playing the father of Tamera Mowry's character, of course. Hope's dad surprises her with a visit, and he is not happy to discover that she is now working in a coffee shop after having lost her job. He tells Hope it's time for her to move back home, leaving her so desperate to stay in the Big Apple that she'll do anything - including pretend that Mark is her boyfriend whom she's in love with and can't be apart from. * Two and a Half Men (9 pm/ET CBS) A man usually hopes that the woman he's in a serious relationship with will get along with his mother. Not Charlie. Tonight, Evelyn and Chelsea meet for the first time, and the last thing Charlie wants is for the woman he blames for his problems to befriend the woman he loves. * Saving Grace (2007) (10 pm/ET TNT ) The second season closes on the crime-time character drama with the angel angle. As she continues her long-and-winding quest for divine self-actualization, girl-gone-wild Grace investigates a fatal shooting, with an elderly woman emerging as the shooter. Meanwhile, death-row inmate Leon's fall from grace culminates, as the final hours tick away to his execution. Then there's Ham, who hopes to inch closer to Grace when his divorce is finalized. Finally, it's the one named Earl: The tobacco-chomping angel may be visiting another woman, and she may hold a connection to Grace. Source Here

Fox Heats Up with Star-Studded Guest Lineup, Action-Packed Finales in May

Fox's May sweeps feature a plethora of big-name talent and wildly anticipated finales. From Jodie Foster lending her voice to The Simpsons' season closer to American Idol finding its reigning champ, take a look at the month's highlights, and weigh in on which episodes you'll be tuning into: Sunday, May 3 Family Guy (9 pm/ET): Drew Barrymore voices Brian's ex, Jillian, while Hills girls Lauren Conrad and Audrina Patridge cameo, along with Jay Leno, Craig Ferguson and Jimmy Fallon. Thursday, May 7 Bones (8pm): In this hotly debated episode, Brennan surprises Booth with a request to father her child, which leads Booth to imagine Family Guy's baby curmudgeon, Stewie. Friday, May 8: Dollhouse (9 pm): In the season finale, Ballard makes a life-changing decision; one Doll is deactivated and the shocking past of another is revealed. Sunday, May 10: The Simpsons (8pm): Oscar winner Jodie Foster lends her voice as Maggie, who portrays the girl-power protagonist from Ayn Rand's The Fountainhead. Family Guy (9 pm): How I Met Your Mother stars Jason Segel, Neil Patrick Harris and Josh Radnor cameo. Monday, May 11: House (8 pm): In the season finale, as a patient with two distinct personalities confounds the team, Cuddy insists House make up for lost time at the clinic by spending time with a new patient, played by Emmy winner Carl Reiner. 24 (9 pm): Jack's daughter is back! Elisha Cuthbert guests as the countdown heats up. Tuesday, May 12: Fringe (9 pm): The return of a bioterrorist, an unexpected attack and the disappearance of Walter make for an edge-of-your-seat season closer. Plus: Leonard Nimoy guests as the mysterious Dr. William Bell in the season finale. Friday, May 15: Prison Break (8 pm): After four seasons, familiar faces return to help Michael Scofield & Co. bring down The Company once and for all. The show says goodbye with an action-packed, two-hour series finale. Monday, May 18: 24 (8 pm-10 pm): After 22 hours of non-stop drama, in the final hour of the season, Jack "reaches an emotional tipping point." Tuesday, May 19: American Idol (8 pm): The top two finalists face off for the top spot in America's hearts. Glee (9 pm): In a special preview screening of the pilot episode of Fox's new musical comedy, an optimistic high-school teacher (Matthew Morrison) tries to refuel his own passion while challenging a group of outcasts to shine through a reinvented glee club. Wednesday, May 20: American Idol (8 pm): The Top 13 perform together for the last time, and Ryan Seacrest reveals America's next reigning Idol. Which episodes sound like the ones to watch? Source Here