The Americans. Awesome pilot. FX’s new Reagan Era spy thriller, starring Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as suburban parents and undercover KGB agents, could become our favorite show.

Christoph Waltz. Oscar-nominated Django Unchained actor is set to host Saturday Night Live on Feb. 16, a week before the Academy Awards.

The Strokes. The rock group announced that Comedown Machine, its fifth studio album, will be released on March 26.


James Carville and Mary Matalin. CNN has dropped the political power couple. But you can bet Bill Hader won’t end his fabulous Carville impression.