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The Killing Season 3: Is Ray Seward the Most Compelling Character on TV Right Now?

Season three of The Killing has been stunning, wrenching and darker than the darkest of pulp fiction so far. In short it has been as amazing as it has been difficult to watch. I considered half a dozen topics from the heartbreaking street kids to Linden’s return to the force before realizing that it’s Ray we need to talk about first. Because somehow, all of the chaos that’s engulfing those kids’ lives and the beginning of Linden’s dogged, self-sacrificial approach to police work all leads back to this one tortured man. READ MORE...

The Killing Season 3 Episode 5 “Scared and Running”

The Killing Season 3 Episode 5 "Scared and Running" airs Sunday, June 23 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on AMC. Episode Synopsis: The Killing Season 3 Episode 5 "Scared and Running"- Bullet bloodhounds for Sarah and Holder, racing to find a victim on the run before someone else does. Seward is an unkind host to surprise visitors. READ MORE...

Bex Taylor-Klaus Talks THE KILLING Season 3, How She Landed the Role, Working with Joel Kinnaman, Developing Bullet’s Look, and More

On Season 3 of the AMC drama series The Killing, actress Bex Taylor-Klaus plays Bullet, a tough, scrappy street kid who is the self-appointed protector of all other street girls. With a gruesome string of murders having been uncovered, it puts all of the street kids at risk, and Sarah Linden (Mireille Enos) and Stephen Holder (Joel Kinnaman) on a case that is sure to lead them down a dark path. READ MORE...

The Killing Season 3 Episode 4 “Head Shots”

The Killing Season 3 Episode 4 "Head Shots" airs Sunday, June 16 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on AMC. Episode Synopsis: The Killing Season 3 Episode 4 "Head Shots"- The task force shuts down a business; Sarah and Holder unite in their pursuit of "the voice;" Seward is offered motivation to comply with orders. READ MORE...

The Killing Season 3 Episode 3 “Seventeen”

The Killing Season 3 Episode 3 "Seventeen" airs Sunday, June 9 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on AMC. Episode Synopsis: The Killing Season 3 Episode 3 "Seventeen"- Sarah has her own reasons to join the task force; Holder finds a new street informant; Seward strokes an old rivalry. READ MORE...

The Killing: Just How Evil Is Peter Sarsgaard's Ray Seward?

The Season 3 premiere of The Killing introduced viewers to Ray Seward, an inmate who is 30 days from being executed for brutally murdering his wife. But did he actually do it? The Killing : Does Season 3 show signs of life? Like almost every element of the show, Seward (an incredibly creepy Peter Sarsgaard ) remains a mystery. The enigma surrounding the character is initially based on a series of contradictions. After bashing a prison chaplain's face in on the premiere, Seward proudly takes credit for his wife's murder and recounts in graphic detail the strength it took to kill her. Read More... //

Top Moments: Game of Thrones' Aptly Named Red Wedding and an Awkward Fallon-Jenner Face-Off

Our top moments of the week: 11. Creepiest Closing Shot: On The Killing 's season premiere, Detective Linden is lured out of hibernation when Holder, her former partner, brings her a case that bears striking similarities to a murder that sent her down the rabbit hole three years prior. Linden convicted Ray Seward (a super-creepy Peter Sarsgaard) for the crime, but was she wrong? Her doubt kicks into overdrive when the evidence leads her to a swamp ... //

'The Killing' Season 3 premiere ratings up from Season 2 finale

AMC's "The Killing" returned to solid numbers for its Season 3 premiere, as the lure of a fresh start proved greater than answering the mystery of who killed Rosie Larsen.Last night's two-hour season premiere drew 1.8 million viewers, a nice jump from the 1.45 million viewers who tuned in for the Season 2 finale (which finally resolved two seasons worth of the Rosie Larsen murder investigation).The Season 3 premiere audience was even with the Season 2 premiere, demonstrating once again that there's a core fan base for this series frequently dismissed by critics as tedious and pretentious. However, a significant portion of that audience is outside of AMC's target demos: "The Killing" averaged just 671,000 adults 25-54 and 563,000 adults 18-49. The show's third season follows an all new investigation and welcomes new cast members Elias Koteas, Amy Seimetz and Peter Sarsgaard alongside returning stars Mireille Enos and Joel Kinnaman. AMC ordered 12 episodes for... //

The Killing: Does Season 3 Show Signs of Life?

[WARNING: The following story contains mild spoilers from the Season 3 premiere of AMC's The Killing . Read at your own risk.] AMC's The Killing is back from the dead, but did the rain-soaked crime drama learn anything from the mistakes that sent it to an early grave in the first place? Summer TV: Get scoop on your favorite returning shows To recap: After debuting to much fanfare two years ago, The Killing seemingly squandered its promise — it was to re-invent the stale crime procedural genre with a deeper, character-driven exploration of a single case — by introducing numerous (and often senseless) red herrings that kept the show's not-quite-three-dimensional heroes chasing their tails.... //

'The Killing' Premiere: Linden and Holder Embark on a Brand New Mystery (Poll)

AMC's revived drama returned Sunday for its two-hour season three opener that introduced a slew of new characters and a new case. Will viewers keep tuning in?      //