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Posted at 12:05 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Sunday Night Football, ‘NCIS’ squabble over season’s top ratings spot

What was really the most-watched program? NBC and CBS have different answers.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  12:05 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:09 PM ET, 04/16/2013

Late night comics grapple with Boston Marathon bombing [VIDEO]

Self-deprecating joke seems to have become the playbook segue.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:09 PM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/17/2013

‘American Idol’: Nicki Minaj, Mariah Carey, Keith Urban unveiled

‘American Idol’ Season 12 premiere kicks off in New York.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/13/2013

Golden Globe Awards FAQ: Where to watch the show, the pre-shows, the fashion

Wondering where to start on Sunday? We’ve got you covered.

By Emily Yahr  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:29 PM ET, 01/04/2013

Michael Douglas, Matt Damon talk Liberace and ‘Behind the Candelabra’

TV critics don’t seem to know what to make of seeing Michael Douglas play the renowned pianist/flamboyant entertainer.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  09:29 PM ET, 01/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:41 AM ET, 12/21/2012

‘The X Factor’: Tate Stevens wins second season

‘The X Factor’ names Tate Stevens winner of second season.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:41 AM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/20/2012

‘The X Factor’: final performance night

‘X Factor’ pays tribute to Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims on final performance night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/14/2012

‘The X Factor’: Emblem3 out; LA Reid leaving too

Simon Cowell’s boy band was tossed by viewers, LA Reid says he’s out too.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 12/13/2012

‘X Factor’: Who gets the hook? [POLL]

We ask America, who will be the next unlucky contestant to go on ‘X Factor’?

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:45 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Mick Jagger visits ‘Letterman’ to read Top 10 list [VIDEO]

The rocker stopped by the ‘Late Show’ studio on Tuesday night.

By Emily Yahr  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/07/2012

‘The X Factor’: So long Cece, Diamond

Two more go home on ‘X Factor’: Diamond and CeCe.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/06/2012

‘X Factor’: Demi and Simon slug it out

Two X-testants going home on ‘X Factor.’

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/30/2012

‘X Factor’: bye bye Paige Thomas, Vino Alan

‘X Factor’ elimination cuts Paige Thomas and Vino Alan.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/29/2012

‘The X Factor’: eight perform in another double-elimination week

Eight X-testants perform; two heading home.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/28/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars: All Stars’: Melissa Rycroft named the winner

The reality star was the only finalist who had never won a previous season.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/27/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars: All Stars’: It's ladies night

Kelly Monaco, Melissa Rycroft and Shawn Johnson competed in the finals, and were joined by the Fierce Five.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/22/2012

‘The X Factor’: Thanksgiving back-stories

‘X Factor’ singers dedicate tunes.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/21/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Apolo Anton Ohno, Emmitt Smith go home

Shawn Johnson, Melissa Rycroft and Kelly Monaco will dance in the finals next week.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:15 AM ET, 11/15/2012

‘The X Factor’: Diva Night

Simon Cowell stumps for votes, telling viewers his team saves kittens and likes puppies.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:15 AM ET, 11/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/15/2012

NBC developing drama series about George Washington

George Washington TV series pilot being penned by “The King’s Speech” screenwriter David Seidler

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/14/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Kirstie Alley and Gilles Marini say goodbye on double elimination night

It was double elimination night.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/13/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Trio dances throw in an added challenge

Also, why does Len Goodman seem so unhappy with pro dancer Derek Hough?

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/06/2012

Election 2012 on TV: Where to watch on Tuesday night

The networks have massive coverage planned for election night.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 11/06/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Dance fusion

But no matter what happened, there’s no results show on Tuesday.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 11/02/2012

‘X Factor’: judges cut four in first live elimination

‘X Factor’: judges cut four in first live elimination.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:05 AM ET, 11/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 10/31/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Sabrina Bryan sent home in Week 6, yet again

In a cruel twist of fate, the Disney actress was sent home in another shocking elimination.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:05 AM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/31/2012

Simon Cowell invites Obama on ‘X Factor’

Simon Cowell leaves open possibility of Britney Spears meltdown on ‘X Factor’on this week’s live epsiodes.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 10/24/2012

‘The X Factor’: Let’s try this again

On take 2 of ‘X Factor’ episode, we learn which X-testants head to live shows.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:05 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/24/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: ‘Gangnam Style’ group dance steals the show

The judges call it a “hot mess,” but the group dance was the best part of Tuesday’s one-hour performance show.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/23/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Carrie Ann Inaba falls out of her chair, and other excitement

Yes, the dances were that good on Monday night’s show.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/18/2012

‘X Factor’: baseball rain, technical foul-up eat into Simon Cowell screen time

Judges reveal which X-testants heading to live competition. Until Mindy Kaling interrupts.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Bristol Palin eliminated on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Bristol Palin’s second stint on “Dancing With the Stars” ended a lot earlier than her first one.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:05 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/16/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Paula Abdul guest-judges

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 10/12/2012

‘X Factor’: Britney and LA judge The Teens and The Overs

‘X Factor’ home visits come to an end.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:05 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/11/2012

‘The X Factor’: Final cuts at boot camp

Judges made their final cuts and X-testants head to judges’ 'homes’

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 10/10/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Drew Lachey and Helio Castroneves exit on double elimination night

Tuesday was double elimination night.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:05 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/09/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Dances from the past, and Bristol’s ‘tear-filled blow-up’

Plus, Bristol Palin brought the drama on Monday’s show with a ‘tear-filled blow-up.’

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/05/2012

‘X Factor’ Boot Camp: Task 2

‘X Factor’ Boot Camp: Task 2

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/04/2012

‘The X Factor’: Contestants go to boot camp

Finalists were sent away for more auditions in Miami.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Where to watch the first presidential debate on Wednesday

Here are some of the specific plans for each channel.

By Emily Yahr  |  07:30 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/03/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Joey Fatone says goodbye

And so, our hopes for a Joey Fatone-Drew Lachey rivalry this season were quickly dashed.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/02/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: The competition continues as everyone realizes its all-star season

The contestants suddenly realize the competition is tough during all-star season.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/26/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars: All Stars’ eliminates its first contestant

A celeb was sent packing on the first results night of the season.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/25/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars: All Stars’ premiere: Sarah Palin shows up, Kirstie Alley kisses Tom Bergeron

Former contestants returned on the first night of the 15th season.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 09/24/2012

Sunday’s Emmy show filled with surprises. Honest.

Sunday’s Emmy Awards wasn’t as lackluster as some might think.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:30 AM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 09/23/2012

Emmy Awards FAQ: Where to watch the show, the pre-shows, the fashion

The 64 Primetime Annual Emmy Awards will air at 8 p.m. on Sunday.

By Emily Yahr  |  08:00 AM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 09/21/2012

Poll: Test your Emmy Award predicting skills here

Will this year’s Emmy Awards include some big shake-ups?

By Lisa de Moraes  |  11:57 AM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/21/2012

‘The X Factor’: Lightning strikes

‘X Factor’: Lightning strikes.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/20/2012

‘The X Factor’: Simon’s out sick

Some guy named Louis fills in for Simon on ‘X Factor’ and everyone likes him. A lot.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/14/2012

‘The X Factor’: Simon, Britney, Demi and LA on road

Part 2 of the second season premiere continued Thursday night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/13/2012

‘The X Factor’: Britney Spears, Demi Lovato make their debut

The singing competition kicked off its second season on Wednesday night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 09/06/2012

Today in DNC TV: Where to watch the Democratic National Convention on Thursday

Cable and broadcast networks continue with the last day of convention coverage in Charlotte.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 09/05/2012

Today in DNC TV: Where to watch the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday

Cable and broadcast networks continue with convention coverage in Charlotte.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 09/04/2012

Today in DNC TV: Where to watch the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday

Many networks are covering the convention in Charlotte.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 08/30/2012

Today in RNC TV: Where to watch the Republican National Convention on Thursday

Countless networks are covering the Republican National Convention in Tampa this week.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 08/29/2012

Today in RNC TV: Where to watch the Republican National Convention on Wednesday

Countless networks are covering the Republican National Convention in Tampa this week.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 08/28/2012

Today in RNC TV: Where to watch the Republican National Convention on Tuesday

At least 13 networks are covering the Republican National Convention in Tampa this week.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:00 AM ET, 08/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 07/25/2012

Todd Palin explains why he’s on NBC, home of ‘Saturday Night Live’

Sarah Palin’s husband participating in new NBC reality series “Stars Earn Stripes.”

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nbc, palin, saturday night live

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 07/24/2012

‘American Idol’ judges: A timeline (Mariah Carey, do you know what you’re in for?)

From Kara to Ellen, the country’s most popular show has had a long history with its judges.

By Emily Yahr  |  03:00 PM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Emmy nominations 2012 preview: Watch announcement live

Watch a livestream of the announcement from Kerry Washington and Jimmy Kimmel.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  08:34 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/24/2012

Phillip Phillips named fifth consecutive guy-with-guitar ‘American Idol’ winner

Phil Phillips becomes the fifth consecutive guy-with-guitar to win Fox’s singing competition.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/24/2012

Egyptians vote with wary optimism on first day of historic presidential election

Country’s first free and fair leadership election so far largely unmarred by fraud or violence.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 05/23/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Donald Driver named the winner

The Green Bay Packers wide receiver stepped up his game in recent weeks, besting singer Katherine Jenkins and actor William Levy.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:05 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/23/2012

‘American Idol’: Phil Phillips steals final performance night

‘American Idol’ final performance night showcases Jessica Sanchez’s talent, but Phil Phillips had A Moment.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/22/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Donald Driver, Katherine Jenkins and William Levy compete in the finals

...and Donald got his long awaited perfect score from the judges.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/18/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Joshua Ledet exits; Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez head to the finals

As three went down to two, the Idolettes were joined by Adam Lambert and Lisa Marie Presley, of all people.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 05/17/2012

USA Network releases first preview of ‘Political Animals’ [VIDEO]

To coincide with its upfront presentation to advertisers in New York on Thursday, USA debuted video of its new series.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:18 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:16 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Upfront Week 2012: CW moves nearly every show to different timeslot, unveils theme nights (medical Tuesday, superhero Wednesday)

The network has also created “theme nights” with its new shows.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:16 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/17/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: The final three and the search for a ‘moment-moment-moment’

Is this the final three you predicted? The judges pump up Joshua and Jessica but seem to succumb to the inevitability of Phillip.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Maria Menounos goes home; Katherine Jenkins, Donald Driver, William Levy advance to finals

The “Extra” co-host got the highest judges scores, but still went home Tuesday night.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Jimmy Kimmel jabs TV networks’ new schedules

‘Work it’ was ABC’s idea of a joke, Kimmel tells advertisers.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc, bbc, paul lee, jimmy kimmel

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/15/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: William Levy, Katherine Jenkins, Maria Menounos and Donald Driver compete

On the penultimate results episode, two couples got perfect scores.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/10/2012

‘American Idol’: Final 4 perform

Hollie Cavanagh receives only negative comments of night from judges.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 05/09/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Melissa Gilbert, Roshon Fegan booted on double elimination night

Next week, Maria Menounos, Donald Driver, Katherine Jenkins and William Levy head to the semi-finals.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:05 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/08/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Couples dance as trios before double elimination night

Each pair performed twice, and in the second round, they had to choose a third partner.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 05/04/2012

‘American Idol’: Skylar Laine heading home

Joshua Ledet, Phillip Phillips, Jessica Sanchez and Hollie Cavanagh remain in singing competition.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  08:43 AM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Fox dating series ‘The Choice’ pays homage to NBC’s ‘The Voice’

Fox unveils plans for new dating show in which guys pick women to date with backs turned.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:25 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox, american idol, the choice, mike darnell, cat deeley

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/03/2012

‘American Idol’: Mentor Steven Van Zandt wowed when Josh masters Bee Gees tune in 15 minutes

‘American Idol’ mentor Steven Van Zandt wowed when Josh Ledet masters Bee Gees tune in 15 minutes.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/02/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Jaleel White eliminated after final dance duel of the season

The former “Family Matters” star said goodbye.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/01/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: One team gets a perfect score on Classical Night

Who did the judges say was flawless?

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/26/2012

‘American Idol’ : Ryan Seacrest sick on Queen night

Host Ryan Seacrest a near no-show, but keeps his 11-year hosting streak going.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/25/2012

Jimmy Fallon and President Obama slow jam the news

President Obama makes his first appearance on the late-night talk show.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  president obama, barack obama, jimmy fallon

Posted at 05:45 AM ET, 04/25/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Gladys Knight says goodbye

The singer was sent home after low scores on Motown Week.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:45 AM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/24/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Time for Motown Week

The Temptations, Smokey Robinson and Martha Reeves joined the show to perform live music during the dances.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/20/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Colton Dixon out and we’re down to six Idolettes

Down to six Idolettes competing after one of presumed frontrunners gets the hook.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/19/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Jessica Sanchez gets another try

Show host Ryan Seacrest pays tribute to Dick Clark at top of Fox singing competition.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/18/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Gavin DeGraw eliminated as dance duel twist is introduced

Gavin and Karina battled Jaleel White and Kym Johnson on the dance floor.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/17/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: The competition gets steamy on Latin Night

The competitors shimmy through sambas, as Derek and Maria make out on the dance floor.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/13/2012

‘American Idol’: America boots Jessica Sanchez; judges overrule America

‘This girl is one of the best singers in America! Ever! Are you kidding me?’ Randy Jackson rants.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/12/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Final 7 Idolettes sing songs from now

Guest mentor Akon says Jessica Sanchez is ‘The One.’

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/11/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Sherri Shepherd eliminated; Melissa Gilbert a no-show after concussion

“The View” co-host was booted from the show on a surprising results night.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 04/10/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Melissa Gilbert taken to the hospital with “mild concussion” [Updated]

Host Tom Bergeron promised to provide an update on what happened to Gilbert on Tuesday’s results show.

By Emily Yahr  |  09:15 AM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/06/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: One more Idolette says goodbye

Judges hang on to their Save Card one more week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/05/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 8 perform songs from the ’80s

The remaining eight contestants tried to impress the judges.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/04/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: One couple leaves, and the competition gets a new twist

Whose story on Sad Story Night wasn’t sad enough to stay on the show?

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/03/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Everybody cries in Week 3

The celebs choose dances that relate to the most memorable year of their lives, and the majority break down in tears.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/30/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Down to eight Idolettes

Eight Idolettes remain to tackle 80’s tunes next week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/29/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 9 Idolettes wow the judges

Steven Tyler, JLo, and Randy Jackson give a record five Standing O’s as Idolettes perform tunes from their idols.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/28/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: First duo is eliminated

Who got sent home on the first results night of the season?

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/27/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2012: Judges get harsh in Week 2

WEEK 2 RECAP | Though still impressed by some performances, the judges seemed to have higher standards for the contestants.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/23/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 9 named

The lucky Top 9 get to go shack up in Palazzo Foreclozzo, in the Hollywood Hills.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 01:57 AM ET, 03/22/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 10 perform Billy Joel songs

The final 10 Idolettes — and summer tour members — tried to impress the judges.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  01:57 AM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/20/2012

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Was it really the best season premiere ever?

The judges raved about the impressive performances during the first week.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/16/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 10 Idolettes move on to summer tour, one is sent packing

Shannon Magrane said goodbye, just missing her chance to make the “Idol” tour.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/15/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Producers toss one Idolette, survivors perform

The remaining singers performed tunes from the year they were born.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  american idol 2012, american idol

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/13/2012

‘The Voice’ Season 2: Judges pit singers against each other for battle round

Celebrity mentors returned as the judges continued to narrow down their teams.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/09/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: First ousted Idolette a blow for JLo

The judges decide who is the first singer of the Top 13 to get the hook.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/08/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 13 perform Whitney and Stevie tunes

Guys tackle Stevie Wonder, chicks sing Whitney Houston in the show’s 400th episode.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, american idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/06/2012

‘The Voice’ Season 2: Battle rounds begin

The four coaches brought in celebrity mentors, from Kelly Clarkson to Lionel Richie, to help their teams.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/02/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 13 finalists revealed [updated with poll]

America voted for the top five guys and girls, and then the judges decided their wildcard picks.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol

Posted at 01:39 AM ET, 03/01/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Top 12 girls perform

Judges admit they went too easy on the guys in their excitement and take it out on the girls.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  01:39 AM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol, American Idol 2012

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/29/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: The 13 guys perform

Guy Idolettes perform songs of their choice in new “Idol” studio while judges ooh and aah.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Idol

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/28/2012

‘The Voice’ Season 2: Blind auditions come to an end

Adam, Christina, Cee Lo and Blake make their final decisions.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:41 AM ET, 02/24/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: And the Top 24 are...

By Lisa de Moraes  |  12:41 AM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/23/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: First semifinalists revealed

A few of the Top 24 contestants were named Wednesday night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Idol

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/21/2012

‘The Voice’ season 2: Blind auditions, part 4

In the penultimate blind auditions, the judges continued to add to their teams.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/17/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Viva Las Vegas!

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Idol

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/16/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Hollywood Week stretches on

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Idol

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/14/2012

‘The Voice’ Season 2: Highlights from blind auditions, part 3

A singer from Gaithersburg, a 51-year-old crooner, and a star named Pip is born.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 02/14/2012

‘Smash’ has its Marilyn

Casting choice made in episode No. 2.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 02/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/10/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Hollywood Week, take 2

The show picked up where it left off on Wednesday, as Symone Black took a tumble from the stage.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Idol

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/09/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Time for Hollywood

With the mass auditions wrapped, the contestants head to Hollywood.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/07/2012

‘The Voice’ season 2: Blind auditions continue

Kicking off in its regular timeslot, “The Voice” featured more people singing for their lives.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/06/2012

‘The Voice’ post-Super Bowl episode: Season 2 premiere

Judges Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton, Cee Lo Green and Adam Levine took the stage.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/03/2012

‘American Idol 2012’: Final auditions, in St. Louis

Fox singing competition’s Hollywood elimination rounds start next week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/02/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Auditions go to Portland

The judges see the best and worse as the mass auditions start to wind down.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 02/01/2012

Networks plan Don Cornelius TV tributes

BET and VH1 plan to air documentaries; Centric has a 24-hour “Soul Train” marathon.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:15 PM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/27/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Auditions go down to Texas

Auditions rolled on in Galveston, Texas.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/26/2012

‘American Idol 2012’: Auditions climb to Aspen

The judges trek to Colorado as the mass auditions continue.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/23/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Special Sunday episode features another Bikini Girl, and Jim Carrey’s daughter

The judges were very impressed with Jane Carrey; not so much with Bikini Girl 2.0.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/20/2012

‘American Idol’ 2012: Auditions continue in Pittsburgh

Sitcom theme-song singer, Justin Bieber look-alike among those sent to Hollywood.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/19/2012

‘American Idol’: Season 11 kicks off with auditions in Savannah, Ga.

Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, and Steven Tyler back as judges, with host Ryan Seacrest.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/17/2012

In case you missed it: Recap of Michelle Obama on ‘iCarly’

The first lady made her long-awaited guest appearance on the sitcom Monday night.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/22/2011

‘X Factor’: Final three perform

Chris Rene, Melanie Amaro, and Josh Krajcik sing on the final performance night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/15/2011

‘X Factor’: Final four perform

The last four X-testants belt out tunes on the penultimate performance night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/09/2011

‘X Factor’: Shocking Rachel Crow elimination round narrows field to four

Judges throw final decision to viewers.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/08/2011

‘X Factor’: Final five perform

As the competition winds down, each X-testant sings two numbers.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/02/2011

‘X Factor’: Another double elimination night

Two more singers sent home on Thursday night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/01/2011

‘X Factor’: Top 7 tackle Michael Jackson tunes while his kids watch

Two X-testants will go home Thursday.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/23/2011

‘X Factor’: Top 9 give thanks, Simon snipes, Astro eats humble pie

Simon Cowell and LA Reid in verbal brawl over X-testant Drew, on eve of double elimination.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 11/23/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ finale: We have a winner

J.R. Martinez took home the Mirror Ball Trophy, triumphing over Ricki Lake and Rob Kardashian.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 11/22/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Final three perform, and a Kardashian takes the lead

Kardashian leaped into frontrunner status on ”DWTS” last performance night of the season.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Live blog: Regis Philbin’s last day on ‘Live! With Regis and Kelly’

Rege bids farewell to ‘Live!’ after 28 years, complete with tears, sing-alongs and family photos.

By Emily Yahr  |  08:30 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Astro demonstrates mad diva skills on ‘X Factor’ results show

The ‘X Factor’ rapper doesn’t want to sing after landing in the Bottom 2.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/17/2011

‘X Factor’: Rock Week, loosely defined

TV COLUMN | Judge mentors spend most of the evening arguing as to what is a rock tune.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 11/16/2011

Hope Solo says goodbye on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

The judges can’t be too sorry to see her go.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 11/15/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ semi-finals: The final four compete

The final four competed in the season’s penultimate performance night.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 11/03/2011

‘The X Factor’: Top 12 perform

Down to a dozen contestants, the show is less bubble gum and no less captivating.

By Ned Martel  |  05:30 AM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 11/02/2011

‘Dancing with the Stars’: David Arquette sent packing

David Arquette was sent packing after Tuesday night’s “DWTS” results show.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 10/19/2011

‘X Factor’: Top 16 revealed

“X Factor’s” herd-thinning night reveals top 16 contestants.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 10/18/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Time for ’80s night

The remaining eight celebs performed to songs from the 1980s.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 10/04/2011

Ron Howard pretend-confirms ‘Arrested’ TV and movie deal

Trustworthy child star turned producer says in interview that everyone likes the idea.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:05 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Nancy Grace gets more exposure than even she wants on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ [Update]

A wardrobe malfunction steals the show.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dancing With the Stars

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/21/2011

Poll: What did you think of Keith Olbermann’s return to TV?

Keith Olbermann’s “Countdown” debuted on Current TV Monday night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  10:00 AM ET, 06/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/26/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Scotty McCreery wins

The Season 10 champion was revealed during Wednesday night’s finale.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:35 AM ET, 05/25/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Hines Ward wins

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver finishes on top as the “Dancing With the Stars” series wraps up its 12th season.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:35 AM ET, 05/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/25/2011

‘Glee’ season finale: We watch so you don’t have to

The musical show wrapped up for Season 2, and went to New York City for Nationals.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/24/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Penultimate night

Hines Ward, Kirstie Alley, and Chelsea Kane fight last round to win the Mirror Ball Trophy.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/20/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Goodbye, Haley Reinhart

Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina will battle for the top spot on finale of “American Idol.”

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/19/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: The final three perform

The Idolettes battle to make it to the final show next week.

By Emily Yahr  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/18/2011

‘Dancing WIth the Stars’ 2011: Ralph Macchio goes home

One more ‘Dancing’ pair is voted off, the week before the season finale.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/18/2011

‘Glee’: We watch so you don’t have to

The New Directions gets ready for the Nationals competition in the season’s penultimate episode — and also goes to a funeral.

By Emily Yahr  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/13/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Judges’ fave James Durbin out

James Durbin, picked to win by “American Idol” judges, goes home; dark horse Haley Reinhart survives.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/12/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Lady Gaga mentors

The final four Idolettes sing songs from Leiber & Stoller.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/11/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Viewers save Macchio, toss Romeo

Injured Ralph Macchio is spared the hook thanks to viewer voting on “Dancing With the Stars.”

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/11/2011

‘Glee’ prom: We watch so you don’t have to

The McKinley High students battled it out for the title of prom king and queen.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/10/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Insta-dance returns!

Ralph Macchio limps through dances and gets fewest votes; only viewers can save him now

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dancing With the Stars

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/06/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Jacob Lusk goes home

Sixty million votes are cast, narrowing the field to four on “American Idol”.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/05/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Haley shines but judges still say James has won

Five surviving Idolettes perform one song from “now” and one from “then.”

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/04/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Kendra Wilkinson returned to reality

One more couple is voted off as ‘Dancing With the Stars’ nears its finale.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 05/04/2011

‘Glee’ Fleetwood Mac night: We watch so you don’t have to

Kristin Chenoweth returned to guest star in the latest May sweeps episode.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 05/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/03/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Kirstie and Romeo stumble

Latin dancing great Donnie Burns joins judges on performance night on ‘Dancing With the Stars’.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/29/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Casey out, cause dogs can’t vote

Judges can’t save Casey a second time as field narrows to Top 5.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/28/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Judge Randy Jackson calls it for James Durbin with weeks to go

The Top 6 contestants sing Carole King tunes on ‘American Idol’.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/27/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: WWE’s Chris Jericho smacked down

WWE star sent packing after getting fewest votes during Guilty Pleasures Week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 04/27/2011

Supersized ‘Glee’: We watch so you don’t have to

A supersized, 90-minute episode features a performance of “Born This Way.”

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 04/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/26/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’: Another tumble, on Guilty Pleasure night

On “Dancing With the Stars,” Ralph and Karina take a tumble and Hanson performs.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/22/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Stefano’s number is up

Frequent Bottom 3 dweller can’t cheat fate one more week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 04/21/2011

NBC delays ‘SNL’ 2 minutes, Leno 12 minutes for ‘The Voice’ promos; press swoons [updated with video]

NBC to air 12 minute pre-Leno preview and 2-minute pre-”SNL” promo for new singing competition series

By Lisa de Moraes  |  04:03 PM ET, 04/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/21/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Idolettes blossom singing songs they know

‘Idol’ judges awaken from deep sleep; Randy Jackson discovers, ‘critiquing really helps everyone.’

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/20/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Pretty Petra pushed

Model sent packing; Maks Chmerkovskiy suffers another dance debacle during American Week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 04/20/2011

‘Glee’ brings back the neglected: We watch so you don’t have to

The show features some forgotten guest stars, from Charice to Cheyenne Jackson.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/19/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: America night

Celebs celebrate America with Viennese waltz, Brazilian samba and cowboy Ralph Macchio.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dancing With the Stars

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/15/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Paul pays the piper

A guy is finally voted off the singing competition.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 04/15/2011

Tina Fey: Condoleezza Rice will appear on ‘30 Rock’

Tina Fey tells a Washington crowd the former Secretary of State would stop by the NBC comedy.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:30 AM ET, 04/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/14/2011

‘American Idol 2011’: Songs from the movies

Down to eight, contestants perform tunes from flicks with plenty of added drama.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/13/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Sugar Ray Leonard KO’d

Jennifer Hudson sings and Kendra Wilkinson blames performance on her hormones.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dancing With the Stars

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/12/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Classical music week [Video]

Kirstie Alley watch: keeps her balance, loses her shoe.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dancing With the Stars

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/08/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Pia Toscano sent home

Voting stuns ‘American Idol’ judges.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/07/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame night

The contestants sing rock classics on performance night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/06/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Wendy Williams whacked

Despite on-stage fall, Kirstie Alley survives to dance another day.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/05/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011: Storytelling night, and Maks takes a tumble [video]

Celebrities tell personal stories through dance, and one pro falls.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dancing With the Stars

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/01/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Double elimination

Two Idolettes were sent home on Thursday night’s results show.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/31/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Top 11 sing Elton John tunes

Scotty drawls! Pia flaps! Durbin almost ignites!

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/30/2011

‘Dancing With the Stars’ 2011 results night: First dancer cut [Poll added]

The first celeb-dancer pair cut; Chris Brown performs.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 03/29/2011

Rosie O’Donnell: The new Oprah?

OWN announced Tuesday that Rosie will shoot her new talk show from Harpo Studios in the fall.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  09:45 AM ET, 03/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/24/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Top 11 perform Motown tunes

The 11 Idolettes sing Motown songs on performance night.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/18/2011

‘American Idol’ 2011: Who got sent home?

Black Eyed Peas debut single; JLo vows to tone down ‘Idol’ backup band

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  American Idol

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 03/16/2011

Comedy Central roasts Donald Trump [Updated with ratings]

Comedians join together to roast the “Apprentice” star

By Lisa de Moraes  |  09:40 AM ET, 03/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/16/2011

‘Glee’: Regionals, and The Kiss — We watch so you don’t have to [updated with ratings]

Kathy Griffin guest stars as the glee club performs original covers for the first time.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)