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(Elizabeth Morris | NBC) Utahn John Mack will be in the semifinals of "American Ninja Warrior" on Monday.

Scott D. Pierce: Two young Utahns are in the semifinals of ‘American Ninja Warrior’

By Scott D. Pierce | July 24, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Bravo) Jen Shah goes after Meredith Marks in an episode from season 2 of "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City."

Scott D. Pierce: Jen Shah will be in season 3 of ‘Real Housewives of SLC,’ but who will want to watch?

By Scott D. Pierce | July 15, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Michelle Faye | FX) Andrew Garfield, playing fictional detective Jeb Pyre in the miniseries "Under the Banner of Heaven." Garfield has received an Emmy nomination for his work on the show, the only nomination the miniseries received.

Andrew Garfield is Emmy-nominated for playing ‘Mormon’ detective in ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’

By Scott D. Pierce | July 12, 2022, 8:05 p.m.

(Lawrence Neumeister | AP) Jennifer Shah, center, of "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City," touches her face mask as she leaves Manhattan federal court after pleading guilty to wire fraud conspiracy in New York, Monday July 11, 2022.

Will Jen Shah face prison? The ‘Real Housewives of SLC’ star just pleaded guilty to fraud

By Scott D. Pierce | July 11, 2022, 9:25 p.m.

(Photo courtesy Karen Neal/CBS) Jay Hernandez as Thomas Magnum in “Magnum P.I.” The series was canceled this season by CBS, but is being picked up by NBC.

Scott D. Pierce: A fan campaign didn’t save ‘Magnum P.I.’ A business deal did.

By Scott D. Pierce | July 10, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(CBS) Utahn Kyle Capener (second from right on stage, standing in front of his own picture) is a contestant on Season 24 of "Big Brother."

Scott D. Pierce: The first Utahn on ‘Big Brother’ seems like a goofball

By Scott D. Pierce | July 7, 2022, 6:19 p.m.

(Timothy Kuratek | CBS Entertainment) Tyson Apostol returned to compete on “Survivor: Winners at War,” the 40th season of the show.

Utah native who won on ‘Survivor’ is on new show out of spite and to help ‘break’ people

By Scott D. Pierce | July 3, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(HBO) Utah bore the brunt of John Oliver's jabs in Sunday's edition of "Last Week Tonight."

John Oliver mocks Utah, Gov. Cox and the Jazz Bear in a segment about water

By Scott D. Pierce | June 27, 2022, 11:18 p.m.

(Netflix) Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven and Matthew Modine as Dr. Martin Brenner in "Stranger Things." The last two mega-sized episodes of the show's fourth season will stream on Netflix, starting July 1.

Scott D. Pierce: ‘Stranger Things’ returns with 2 mega-long episodes, and ‘Only Murders’ is back

By Scott D. Pierce | June 26, 2022, 2:03 p.m.

(Chris Samuels | The Salt Lake Tribune) Evan Hall and Skyler Samuels act out a scene for a movie about the murder of Gabby Petito during filming in Big Cottonwood Canyon, Wednesday, June 22, 2022. Samuels plays Petito; Hall plays Brian Laundrie, who killed her.

Is it too soon for the TV movie about Gabby Petito that’s now filming in Utah?

By Scott D. Pierce | June 26, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(ABC News/Hulu) "Mormons No More" tells the story of two Latter-day Saint women who fell in love, divorced their husbands and got married.

Scott D. Pierce: Hulu/ABC News series documents 2 Latter-day Saint women who fell in love and got married

By Scott D. Pierce | June 24, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Fernando Decillis | NBC) There are three Utahns and one former Utahn on this week's episode of "Dancing With Myself."

Scott D. Pierce: Utah dancers on 2 TV competitions include gay dads and the ‘Cancer Dancer’

By Scott D. Pierce | June 21, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Natalie Cass/Bravo) Top row: Heather Gay, Meredith Marks, Lisa Barlow and Jen Shah. Bottom row: Mary Cosby, Whitney Rose and Jennie Nguyen on "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City.

Scott D. Pierce: ‘Real Housewives of SLC’ and ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ nominated for TV critics awards

By Scott D. Pierce | June 16, 2022, 11:13 p.m.

(Michael Moriatis | Stalwart Productions/AMC) Kiowa Gordon, left, as Jim Chee and Zahn McClarnon as Joe Leaphorn in "Dark Winds."

Scott D. Pierce: ‘Dark Winds’ blow for Robert Redford at last, as Leaphorn/Chee series comes to AMC

By Scott D. Pierce | June 10, 2022, 3:06 p.m.

Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune

Handcuffed and flanked by Las Vegas Metro PD Swat officers, FLDS leader Warren Jeffs appeared before Judge James M. Bixler in the Clark County Regional Justice Center on August 31, 2006, and waived an extradition hearing, agreeing to be returned to Utah to face charges related to allegedly arranging an underage marriage.

Scott D. Pierce: Netflix tells horrifying story of Utah polygamist and child rapist, through voices of women who escaped his control

By Scott D. Pierce | June 6, 2022, 4:39 p.m.

(Michelle Faye | FX) Det. Jeb Pyre (Andrew Garfield) at home with his daughters in "Under the Banner of Heaven."

Scott D. Pierce: Gosh, ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ got Utah’s ‘Mormon swearing’ right

By Scott D. Pierce | June 5, 2022, 2:19 p.m.

(Michelle Faye |FX) Dan Lafferty (Wyatt Russell) confronts Brenda (Daisy Edgar-Jones) in "Under the Banner of Heaven."

Episode 7 recap: Brenda is killed in ‘Under the Banner of Heaven,’ and there’s a lot of fiction in the finale

By Scott D. Pierce | June 3, 2022, 2:00 a.m.

(Rick Egan  |  Salt Lake Tribune file photo) Filmmaker Sterling Van Wagenen, seen here making his initial court appearance on April 30, 2019, in American Fork, Utah, on charges of sexual abuse of a child — to which he pleaded guilty, and is currently serving a six-year prison sentence. The reality series "I Went Undercover" is featuring Van Wagenen's case, and his taped confession to molesting someone else, in an episode set to air Tuesday, May 31, 2022, on the Investigation Discovery channel.

Scott D. Pierce: Prominent Latter-day Saint filmmaker confesses he’s a child molester in Investigation Discovery’s ‘I Went Undercover’

By Scott D. Pierce | May 31, 2022, 10:30 p.m.

(Michelle Faye | FX)  Brenda Wright Lafferty (Daisy Edgar-Jones) asks missionaries for help in "Under the Banner of Heaven."

Episode 6 recap: Church leaders tell Brenda to save the Laffertys in ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’

By Scott D. Pierce | June 1, 2022, 8:11 p.m.

(Netflix) Maya Hawke as Robin Buckley, Natalia Dyer as Nancy Wheeler, Joe Keery as Steve Harrington, Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair, Sadie Sink as Max Mayfield, and Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson in Season 4 of "Stranger Things."

‘Stranger Things’ visits Utah in Season 4 — and it’s comic relief

By Scott D. Pierce | May 25, 2022, 6:12 p.m.