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Lawyer. Writer. Columnist. Geek. Eternal optimist. Fangirl since the dawn of time. Hates the color yellow, olives and cigarettes. Has a recurring nightmare where she’s forced to choose between sports and books. Falls in love with fictional characters.

‘Once Upon A Time’ Preview “Labor of Love”

Hello Oncers! Have you prepared your souls for what’s coming tonight? Because it looks like they need preparing. Just look at the picture if you don’t believe me. And when I say preparing, I mean: get your chocolate, wine, sweets,…

‘Once Upon A Time’ Panel: “Souls of the Departed”

Hello, Oncers! We’re back. This IS a post-episode panel. We have stuff to talk about! That’s, of course, good news. We’ve missed our show. I’ve missed it. But, on the flip side, that also means pain is coming our way.…

What’re You Reading: Hook from Once Upon a Time

Fangirlish writers adore their fictional characters. We all have our favorites from a variety of television shows especially. So in a fit of genius or insanity because we are all fannishly busy stressing over making sure readers have preview guides, recaps…

Fansportish: A fan’s goodbye to Peyton Manning

I haven’t been a Peyton Manning fan for a long time. I have no qualms admitting that. It’s hard to actively like Peyton Manning when he’s not on your team, mostly because, well, he’s good, and you don’t want to…

Game of Thrones trailer promises a season of thrills

Season six of Game of Thrones is almost upon us. A month and a half – what’s that in the grand scheme of things? Nothing. We can get excited now. We can pour over every second of this trailer, and…

International Women’s Day: TV Ladies who rock

It’s International Women’s Day, and though we here at Fangirlish would like to congratulate all the beautiful, strong ladies that read us, we’d also like to celebrate the strong women we all look up to. International Women’s Day is about…

‘Once Upon A Time’: The Neal Problem

I thought this topic was done and over with. And I was glad, really. I understand some people really like Neal (and I mean that in the I understand everyone can like whatever they want way, not in the I…

‘Once Upon A Time’ Review: “Souls of the Departed”

It feels like I last wrote one of this a lifetime ago. But three months can be a lifetime to fans. A long, cruel, never-ending lifetime of waiting and waiting and …waiting. Until now. Until this very moment. Until this…

‘Once Upon A Time’ Preview “Souls of the Departed”

Welcome back, Oncers! It’s been forever and a half. But here we are, finally. We survived three months of hell, just in time to make it to the Underworld. Now it’s time to buckle in, for we’re surely in for…

‘Once Upon A Time’ – Ten things to expect from “Souls of the Departed”

Once Upon a Time finally, finally returns this Sunday. Did I say finally? It’s been forever, right? It sure feels like it has. And not only is our favorite show back, but this Sunday’s episode mark’s the show’s 100th installment.…

High School Musical 4 is happening!

This is NOT a drill, people, this is not a drill. High School Musical is coming back! Well, not coming back, exactly. But it is starting something new. THR is reporting that Disney Channel is officially casting for the fourth…

7 Times Killian Jones’s Hair Game Was Stronger Than Ours

I’ve dedicated plenty a tweet to the subject of Killian Jones’s hair, especially in Season Five. Colin O’Donoghue is a handsome guy who’s clearly got the good genes on his side, but he also must have a hell of a…

Eight Times Regina Mills Looked Like a Queen

Regina Mills can be many things – frustrating, inspiring, downright infuriating, and yes, sometimes, even surprising. The good characters always are. But the thing that separates Regina Mills from the rest of the Once Upon A Time cast is not…

Captain Swan: 9 Quotes That Scream OTP

It’s Valentine’s Day today, and though we’re not sure if they celebrate in Storybrooke (we hope so!), we’re celebrating for our favorites, and we’re doing it by counting down the swoon-worthy quotes uttered by our favorite on-screen couples. My choice?…

First ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 Pictures Released

Winter is coming … It feels like forever ago since Season five of Game of Thrones ended with a bang, and a bleeding Jon Snow. But the wait is almost over. Season six is coming our way, in a little over…

‘The X-Files’ Review “Home Again”

I always tend to judge episodes by the emotions they evoke in me. Sure, some episodes are better plotted, and some are better acted, but the mark of a brilliant episode, is in the emotions. My emotions, not the characters.…

‘The X-Files’ 10×04 Preview Guide “Home Again”

Just three more episodes. Three. I’m already having withdrawal symptoms. How are you feeling The X-Files fans? Emotional? So am I. Take a deep breath. Enjoy it while it lasts. We can all cry later. We’re getting you ready for…

Denver’s defense leads the way to destiny

The Carolina Panthers were going to win this game, and they were going to win big. The Broncos were just there to give Peyton Manning the possibility to retire from the game in front of a big crowd. In fact,…

‘The X-Files’ Teases Scully’s Alien DNA

FOX sure knows how to up the stakes. Bring up the Alien DNA! On paper, debuting new footage for the last episode of this 6-episode revival of The X-Files during the Super Bowl was a bad idea. Everyone was busy watching…

‘DC’s Legends of Tomorrow’ 1×03 Review: Blood Ties

Building a show out of characters we’re familiar with is both a very good bet and a dangerous way to live. A good bet because, let’s face it, the getting people to care is the biggest hurdle any new show…

First Look at Hades on ‘Once Upon A Time’

Once Upon a Time is going to hell. Literally. For the series 100th episode, the first after the mid season break, our heroes will travel to the Underworld – and there they will, of course, meet Hades. Because, what’s the Underworld…