Celebritology 2.0: TV


Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 09/17/2012

‘My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic’ is the best animated show on TV, according to the Tubeys

This award at the ninth annual Television Without Pity honors reveals what happens when the bronys vote en masse.

By Jen Chaney  |  11:53 AM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 09/14/2012

The ‘Parks and Recreation’ premiere: A first look at the D.C. scenes

This is what happens when you mix Pawnee with D.C.

By Jen Chaney  |  12:45 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler, Chris Pratt, TV

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 09/11/2012

In praise of: NBC’s ‘Parenthood’

Essay: Why I heart the Bravermans, and you should, too.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:35 PM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In Praise Of... | Tags:  Parenthood, Fall TV

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Ranked: The top 10 NBC comedies of all time

Which of the must-see shows remain must-watches?

By Jen Chaney  |  03:10 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Five off-the-air TV shows that don’t get enough Internet love

The Internet loves “Arrested Development.” But don’t shows like “Undeclared” and “Ed” also deserve some affection?

By Jen Chaney  |  02:05 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Friday Lists | Tags:  TV, Lists

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 08/20/2012

Blair from ‘Facts of Life,’ a.k.a Lisa Whelchel, will compete on ‘Survivor: Philippines’

Don’t kid yourself. Blair Warner can totally outwit and outlast.

By Jen Chaney  |  03:51 PM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 08/17/2012

A ‘King of the Hill’ fake ID can apparently be used to buy alcohol in England

Bobby Hill is the new McLovin.

By Jen Chaney  |  03:30 PM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 08/09/2012

The Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny rumor: It’s time to accept that Mulder and Scully isn’t happening

The truth is out there: According to Duchovny’s rep, they are not an item.

By Jen Chaney  |  05:08 PM ET, 08/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Relationships | Tags:  TV, Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Would you watch Emily Maynard’s wedding?

‘The Bachelorette’ finale drew fewer viewers than previous seasons. So would a wedding be worth it for ABC?

By Cara Kelly  |  04:47 PM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 07/24/2012

Mariah Carey on ‘American Idol’: A by-the-numbers projection of what she’ll do as a judge

Get ready for a whole new level of divadom.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:05 PM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mariah Carey, TV

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 07/18/2012

Sofia Vergara and Kim Kardashian are the highest paid actresses on TV

According to Forbes, that is.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:53 PM ET, 07/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 07/09/2012

Carly Rae Jepsen will appear on ‘90210’

So watch it, maybe?

By Jen Chaney  |  04:28 PM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Music | Tags:  Carly Rae Jepsen, TV

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 06/25/2012

‘Game of Thrones’ prop ‘George Bush’ head now nondescript as possible (Photo)

HBO has put the show’s first season finale back online with a new, non-offensive head.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:12 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 06/25/2012

‘Amazing Spider-Man’ cast has awkward visit to ‘Today’

The cast kicked off Spider-Man week in New York City on the morning show.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:51 AM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Amazing Spider-Man, Emma Stone, Today show, TV

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 06/25/2012

Drunk Sam Waterston of ‘The Newsroom’ is now a Twitter feed

This is easily the most delightful thing about the new HBO series.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:04 AM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV, Sam Waterston

Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 06/21/2012

Jemima Kirke, one of the ‘Girls,’ reportedly expecting

The “Girls” star is pregnant with her second child, according to the New York Daily News.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:23 PM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Jemima Kirke, Girls, TV

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 06/19/2012

Woody Harrelson gives homeless woman $600?; ‘Homeland,’ ‘Community’ win Critics’ Choice awards

Also: Broadcast TV critics deem Bryan Cranston and Claire Danes best dramatic lead actors.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:01 AM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Woody Harrelson, TV

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 06/15/2012

HBO may make a ‘Bored to Death’ movie

A rep for the channel told Vulture there have “been some conversations” about a movie, but that talks are extremely preliminary.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:38 AM ET, 06/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bored to Death, TV

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 06/14/2012

‘Game of Thrones’ creators apologize for fake George Bush head

HBO officials were “deeply dismayed to see this and find it unacceptable, disrespectful and in very bad taste.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:27 AM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 06/13/2012

David Arquette files for divorce from Courteney Cox; Portia de Rossi joins ‘Munsters’ reboot

Also in the morning mix: Hugh Laurie is in talks to join “Robocop.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:12 AM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV, David Arquette, Courteney Cox

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 06/08/2012

Mark-Paul Gosselaar clarifies quote about ‘Saved By the Bell’ not being great, finally

“Interviews+out of context=sucks!” the actor tweeted. “I was referring to the writing of SBTB ‘not being great.’ Nothing but respect for SBTB.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:34 PM ET, 06/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark-Paul Gosselaar, TV

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 06/08/2012

Bill Murray debuts hologram on ‘Letterman’

He also talked about fighting with Chevy Chase during his “SNL” days.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:22 AM ET, 06/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Murray, TV

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 06/05/2012

‘Game of Thrones’ gift alert: The Iron Throne can be yours for $30,000

For $30,000, you can rule over your own private Westeros.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:17 AM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 06/04/2012

‘Mad Men’: Are you there, God? It’s me, Sally Draper.

In which Sally Draper expresses her feelings about becoming a woman.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:07 AM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mad Men, TV

Posted at 12:47 AM ET, 06/04/2012

‘Game of Thrones’ recap: Season two ends with fire and new beginnings

The finale bookmarked each of our characters's stories in a completely satisfying way.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:47 AM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 05/29/2012

Judge Judy launches advice Web site

“Don’t kvetch and complain if you’re not being a Judge Judy fan. Find another forum.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:17 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Judge Judy, TV

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

‘Games of Thrones’ recap: The winners and losers at the Battle of Blackwater

One week before the season finale, “Game of Thrones” delivered the most spectacular — and gruesome — episode of the series yet.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:28 AM ET, 05/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 05/25/2012

Jimmy Fallon debuts second ‘Downton Sixbey’ with guest Whoopi Goldberg

Brooke Shields, Fred Armisen and Whoopi joined the cast and crew from Studio 6-B to spoof “Downton Abbey” once again.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:42 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jimmy Fallon, Downton Abbey, TV

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 05/23/2012

‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ canceled, inevitable petition to save the show started

More than 1,300 people have signed a petition to save the reality show. Really.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:33 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dog the Bounty Hunter, TV

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Mick Jagger jokes about being an Australian performance artist in ‘SNL’ promos

While the season finale marks the first time Jagger has hosted the show, it may be the last time Kristen Wiig, Andy Samberg and Jason Sudeikis appear as cast members.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:53 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mick Jagger, SNL, TV

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Sarah Hyland of ‘Modern Family’ fame thanks supporters after kidney transplant revealed

“For those asking I’m doing great! I take it day by day :) of course there are some days that aren’t so good but you fight through,” she tweeted.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:10 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Sarah Hyland of ‘Modern Family’ underwent kidney transplant in April

The 21-year-old actress was diagnosed with kidney dysplasia when she was nine.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:13 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 05/14/2012

‘Survivor: One World’ names a winner; Chris Hemsworth welcomes daughter

Also in the morning mix: “The Avengers” passes the $1 billion international box office mark.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:13 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Survivor, The Avengers, TV

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 05/11/2012

‘Desperate Housewives’: Does anyone care that the series finale is this Sunday?

Millions still watch it, so somebody cares about its end. But culturally, it became irrelevant a long time ago.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:40 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Desperate Housewives, TV

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 05/11/2012

‘Community’, ‘30 Rock’ renewed: Read cast reactions

“30 Rock” and “Community” have been renewed by NBC, while the fates of “Parks and Recreation” and ”The Office” are still unknown.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:13 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Community, NBC, TV

Posted at 07:06 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Jewel to play June Carter Cash in Lifetime movie: Report

Can she match Reese Witherspoon’s previous portrayal of the country legend?

By Jen Chaney  |  07:06 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 05/01/2012

‘Best Friends Forever’ pulled from schedule: Can a petition save the NBC show?

After four episodes, “BFF” was pulled from NBC’s schedule.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:49 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BFF, TV

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 04/27/2012

Sarah Michelle Gellar expecting?; ‘Fringe’ renewed for fifth season

Also in the morning mix: Sir Paul McCartney stops by “30 Rock.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:33 AM ET, 04/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Baby Boom | Tags:  TV

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 04/19/2012

Kathy Griffin on her new Bravo talk show ‘Kathy,’ where nothing — and no one — is off limits

“What I’ve learned about Hollywood is that they’re full of [expletive.] And not unlike high school, you have to call them on it,” the comedienne said.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:47 PM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kathy Griffin, TV

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 04/17/2012

John Slattery and Rashida Jones know a lot about celebrity meltdowns (Video)

Playing a game titled “$100,000 Pyra-Mad,” Jones fed the “Mad Men” actor clues about infamous celebrity incidents.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:44 AM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 04/16/2012

‘Game of Thrones’ recap: All in the family

This week we were reintroduced to Renly Baratheon, the youngest brother of King Robert, and the two new women in his life.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:43 AM ET, 04/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 12:36 AM ET, 04/09/2012

‘Game of Thrones’ recap: Girl power

“This is what ruling is: lying on a bed of weeds, ripping them out by the root one by one before they strangle you.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:36 AM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 03/30/2012

‘Game of Thrones’: Read a character refresher ahead of Sunday’s premiere

A recap of the premiere episode will be posted in Celebritology Monday morning.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:31 PM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game of Thrones, TV

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 03/23/2012

First look at AnnaSophia Robb as Carrie Bradshaw: Is she ’80s enough?

AnnaSophia Robb attempts to evoke an ’80s-era Bradshaw. Does she succeed?

By Jen Chaney  |  03:09 PM ET, 03/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fashion, TV

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 03/19/2012

Lindsay Lohan reportedly places herself on house arrest; Gallagher is awake, telling jokes

Also in the morning mix: “21 Jump Street” wins the weekend box office.

By Jen Chaney and Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:21 AM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Lindsay Lohan, TV

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 03/12/2012

‘Walking Dead,’ ‘Wire’ cast members set rules for TV show spoiler etiquette (video)

College Humor recruited actors from great TV shows to lay the ground rules for spoilers etiquette.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:52 PM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 03/07/2012

Matthew Weiner says he quit ‘Mad Men’ during negotiations

The odd thing is that AMC’s president and a Lionsgate executive seem to be unaware that he had quit.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:26 PM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mad Men, TV

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 03/06/2012

Connie Britton is returning to television ... as a country star

She’s signed on to star in a pilot titled “Nashville” that is not based on the Robert Altman film of the same name.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:14 PM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Horror Story, Friday Night Lights, TV

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 02/08/2012

‘Luck’ in hot water with PETA over two euthanized horses

Two episodes did not carry the American Humane Association’s “No animals were harmed” stamp for very tragic reasons.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:21 PM ET, 02/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  HBO, Luck, Peta, TV

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 02/07/2012

‘Smash’: Did the much-hyped NBC drama win you over?

Did you watch last night? And if so, will you watch again?

By Jen Chaney  |  09:43 AM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 02/03/2012

The five most culturally significant post-Super Bowl TV shows of all time

The episodes that followed the big game and made an impact.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:07 PM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 02/02/2012

Howard Stern, celebrating 30 years of David Letterman in late night by denouncing Jay Leno

Say what you will about Howard Stern — the man is loyal to Letterman.

By Jen Chaney  |  11:21 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:12 AM ET, 01/31/2012

Elton John has Super Bowl advice for Madonna; Shirley MacLaine to join ‘Downton Abbey’

Also in the morning mix: Ryan Gosling doesn’t think he was snubbed by the Oscars.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:12 AM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Downton Abbey, Ryan Gosling, TV

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 01/27/2012

Tom Haverford must be a fan of ‘Drive’ (Photo and video)

The Oscars don’t like “Drive.” But at least the people at “Parks and Rec” showed the movie a little love.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:27 AM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Movies | Tags:  TV

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 01/26/2012

Pat Sajak has hosted ‘Wheel of Fortune’ while drunk

Sajak said he and Vanna White used to “have two or three or six” drinks during their two-and-a-half hour dinner break when he first started on the show.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:35 PM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 01/18/2012

Steve Carell did not make a cameo on ‘The Office,’ says NBC

Despite hopes to the contrary, that was not Carell in a bearded disguise.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:12 PM ET, 01/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 01/18/2012

Paula Deen’s diabetes announcement criticized by Anthony Bourdain; Jeff Goldblum to guest on ‘Glee’

The “No Reservations” host publically criticized Deen’s choice to endorse a pharmaceutical company.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:36 AM ET, 01/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV: Glee

Posted at 12:12 AM ET, 01/17/2012

‘Alcatraz’: Your take?

Did you watch the very “Lost”-esque crime drama? And if so, will you watch again?

By Jen Chaney  |  12:12 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 01/12/2012

Tracy Morgan controversy to be covered on ‘30 Rock’

“Liz Lemon writes Tracy's apology on the show and says he's not a homophobe, he's an idiot,” an MSNBC anchor who made a cameo on the show said.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:48 PM ET, 01/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 01/12/2012

Beyonce and Jay-Z hospital complaints dismissed; Andy Cohen talks Russell Armstrong decision

Also in the morning mix: No Doubt didn’t actually tweet support for Ron Paul.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:26 AM ET, 01/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Beyonce; TV

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 01/11/2012

The great Tina Fey-Questlove feud of 2012 is over

“Tina Fey, you are never nice to the Roots. We’re from Philadelphia. Be nice to the Roots,” Questlove said, beginning the meatball-sized beef.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:35 AM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 01/10/2012

Katy Perry will not attend People’s Choice Awards; AnnaLynne McCord tweets revealing photo

Also in the morning mix: Paul Rudd will guest star on “Parks and Rec.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:43 AM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 01/09/2012

‘Downton Abbey’ Season 2 premiere: What did you think?

Did the Crawleys’ return to PBS satisfy eager “Abbey” fans?

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:35 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 01/04/2012

‘Celebrity Apprentice’ cast announced: Who has the best chance of winning?

Clay Aiken, Victoria Gotti and 16 other celebs will compete on the NBC show.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:47 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 01/03/2012

‘The Wire’ coincidence alert: A guy named Omar Little is arrested in Baltimore

No, it’s not the same Omar. He died, remember? Also: He’s fictional.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:09 PM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 12:38 PM ET, 12/28/2011

‘Portlandia’ live tour kicks off, as season two nears

Season two of the IFC show premieres Jan. 6.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:38 PM ET, 12/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 12/23/2011

Hulu picks ‘Community’; The Post chooses ‘Downton Abbey’: What was your favorite TV show of 2011?

The Post selected “Downton Abbey,” while other outlets have named “Community” and “Breaking Bad” as the best shows of 2011.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:47 PM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 12/23/2011

‘Community’ fans hold protest outside of Rockefeller Plaza (Video)

Fans of the benched NBC comedy chanted, “Six seasons and a movie!”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:03 AM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 12/23/2011

‘X Factor’ crowns a winner; Justin Bieber donates $500k to charity, sings with little sister

Also in the morning mix: Jonathan Ames spent $1,600 on his “Bored to Death” wake.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:06 AM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Movies | Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 12/19/2011

Jimmy Fallon, Horatio Sanz perform ‘I Wish It Was Christmas Today’ on ‘SNL’ once again (Video)

Horatio Sanz, Jimmy Fallon, Chris Kattan and Tracy Morgan returned to the late night show to perform the now classic holiday song.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:14 AM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 12/18/2011

Jimmy Fallon and Tina Fey vs. Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers on ‘SNL’ (Video)

The two sets of Weekend Update partners engaged in a joke-off.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:42 AM ET, 12/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 12/14/2011

First ‘30 Rock’ promo teases Liz Lemon has a secret (Video)

Tina Fey and the NBC comedy returns Jan. 12.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:05 PM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 12/13/2011

Taran Killam and ‘SNL’ cohorts do late night recreation of Robyn’s ‘Call Your Girlfriend’ (Video)

Taran Killam honors musical guest Robyn by doing an impressive recreation of one of her videos.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:56 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Music | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 12/13/2011

Russell Simmons, Kal Penn offer support to ‘All American Muslim’ after Lowe’s pulls sponsorship

Simmons offered to buy ad time on the TLC show after Lowe’s pulled its sponsorship.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:28 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 12/12/2011

‘Boardwalk Empire’ finale: The shock heard round the world (Poll)

Sunday’s “Empire” finale ended with a shot that has viewers up in arms.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:42 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 12/11/2011

AFI names ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ and more as top movies and TV shows of 2011

What made the American Film Institute’s top 10 movies and TV shows, and what got snubbed?

By Jen Chaney  |  04:32 PM ET, 12/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Movies | Tags:  Awards Season, TV

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 12/09/2011

Rachel Crow’s tears flow after ‘X Factor’ cut; Sinead O’Connor weds in Vegas

Also in the morning mix: Alec Baldwin gets an invite from Greyhound.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:05 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 12/08/2011

‘Community’: The cast engages in pop culture trivia war (Video)

They know their “Pretty Woman” and their Lloyd Dobler.

By Jen Chaney  |  03:40 PM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 12/08/2011

‘America’s Next Top Model’ ends with surprise disqualification

Angelea Preston was disqualified after shooting wrapped for an unknown reason.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:22 AM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 12/05/2011

Steve Buscemi hosts ‘SNL’: Creepy guy roles, Miley Cyrus jokes and too much Wiig (video)

The “Boardwalk Empire” star hosted the show, which spoofed Miley Cyrus and his own TV character.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:22 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 12/02/2011

‘The Waltons’ reunite on ‘Today’

Ma, John-Boy and six other Waltons talked with Matt Lauer.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:08 PM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 12/01/2011

Piers Morgan calls Patrice O’Neal a ‘she’ twice during CNN segment

The CNN host corrected himself after seeing an image of the late comedian.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:11 PM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 11/22/2011

Robert Wagner to guest star on ‘NCIS’ as murder suspect

Bad timing, indeed.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:23 AM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Crime Watch | Tags:  TV

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 11/21/2011

Thanksgiving TV quiz: Test your knowledge of ‘Friends,’ ‘Friday Night Lights’ and more

Test your knowledge of Turkey day television episodes and impress your friends with your high score.

By Jen Chaney  |  11:26 AM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 11/21/2011

Jason Segel sings with Muppets, smooches Paul Rudd on ‘SNL’ (Video)

Kermit the Frog also joined Seth Meyers for his “Really?” segment.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:43 AM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV, SNL

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Regis Philbin’s final ‘Live!’: The tear-jerker moments

From Kelly Ripa’s almost tearful goodbye to a performance of “Seasons of Love.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:50 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 11/17/2011

Justin Bieber’s paternity accuser undone by text messages?; ‘South Park’ picked up through 2016

The singer’s attorney denies any negotiations are taking place.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:43 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 11/16/2011

‘Brave’ trailer: A Pixar princess is born (Video)

Pixar’s first female protagonist is voiced by Kelly Macdonald in “Brave.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:48 PM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Movies | Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 11/15/2011

‘Community’ benched: Joel McHale, Dan Harmon and fans react

Twitter and the blogosphere are not happy about “Community’s” midseason disappearance.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:01 AM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 11/08/2011

Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar adding 20th child to brood (Video)

“We always have the motto at our house: ‘There’s always room for one more,’” Michelle Duggar said.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:13 AM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 11/04/2011

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog visits Occupy Wall Street; Kris Jenner slammed by Native American group for ‘Indian giver’ comment

Also in the morning mix: “Carmen Sandiego” is headed to the big screen.

By Jen Chaney and Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:52 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 11/02/2011

Charlie Day is delightfully wacky in ‘Saturday Night Live’ promos (Video)

Here’s hoping the “It’s Always Sunny” star with bring a little zaniness to NBC.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:07 PM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 11/02/2011

Hugh Jackman greets Conan O’Brien with a Conan mask, impression (video)

The charming Aussie actor learned everything he knows from George Clooney.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:36 AM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:56 PM ET, 11/01/2011

Kim Kardashian, Kris Humphries and the ‘reality’ in reality TV

Does the divorce of Kardashian and Humphries — and the ensuing speculation that the entire marriage was a sham — imply that reality television is entirely unreal?

By Jen Chaney  |  09:56 PM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Kim Kardashian, Relationships | Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Happy Halloween: Here’s a list of the best Halloween sitcom episodes

A look back at the sitcoms with the most satisfying annual scare fare.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:57 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:56 PM ET, 10/29/2011

‘The Simpsons’: The six most significant ‘Treehouse of Horror’ moments

A rundown of the most groundbreaking bits from 22 years of Halloween episodes.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:56 PM ET, 10/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 10/28/2011

Kim Kardashian tweets fake Justin Bieber phone number for ‘Dancing With the Stars’ votes

The reality TV person was actually tweeting the phone number that votes for her brother, Rob.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:33 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:47 AM ET, 10/28/2011

‘Project Runway’ winner revealed (Video)

Former Miss Universe contestant Anya Ayoung-Chee came out of top.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:47 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 10/27/2011

‘Beavis and Butt-head’ returns tonight: Will you watch?

Can the couch potato critics reclaim their cultural relevancy?

By Jen Chaney  |  04:20 PM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/27/2011

Carrie Ann Inaba goes to bat for other ‘Dancing With the Stars’ judges (Video)

“The scoring has to do with what they’re doing dance wise,” the dancing judge insisted.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Maya Rudolph: My ‘Up All Night’ character not based on Oprah

A persistent Chicago Tribune reporter disagreed.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:42 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Johnny Depp tells Ricky Gervais off (on a TV sitcom)

“No one makes fun of Tim Allen on my watch and gets away with it,” Depp tells Gervais (in a promo for “Life’s Too Short.”)

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:50 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Cher unhappy with Chaz Bono ‘DWTS’ critique; Michael Lohan to appear in court for domestic violence charge

Also in the morning mix: Dawson is going to be a father once again.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:34 AM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 10/24/2011

‘Once Upon a Time’: Is this the official beginning of the fairy tale craze?

Can the ABC drama about Snow White and the Evil Queen lead the fairy tale trend?

By Jen Chaney  |  09:20 AM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 10/21/2011

‘Fear Factor’ preview: It’s business as usual for Joe Rogan

The revived NBC dare show hosted again by Joe Rogan returns in December.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:47 PM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Lindsay Lohan to begin morgue duty after posting bail; John Singleton sues Paramount

Also in the morning mix: Adam Levine would like Fox News to stop using his music.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:06 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Crime Watch, Movies, Music | Tags:  Lindsay Lohan, TV

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 10/14/2011

‘Walking Dead’: 5 things to remember ahead of Sunday’s Season 2 premiere

Before AMC’s zombie-pocalypse drama returns, here’s a short primer.

By Jen Chaney  |  05:04 PM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 10/13/2011

Aziz Ansari talks comedy, food and his ‘Parks and Rec’ co-stars on Reddit

The “Parks and Rec’ actor answered questions about everything from his favorite TV show to being an actor of Indian descent in Hollywood.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:07 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/13/2011

Conrad Murray defense drops claim that Jackson swallowed propofol; Seth MacFarlane thinks ‘Family Guy’ should end

Also: Rashida Jones once supersoaked a bunch of people with Michael Jackson.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Michael Jackson | Tags:  TV

Posted at 07:55 AM ET, 10/13/2011

Nicki Minaj performs with tiny ‘Super Bass’ video stars on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ (Video)

Sophia Grace Brownlee’s rendition of “Super Bass” went viral online. Then the 8-year-old got to meet her idol on “Ellen.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:55 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 10/11/2011

Matt Damon and Michael Douglas to play lovers in Liberace biopic

Michael Douglas will play the flamboyant pianist and Matt Damon will play his live-in partner, Scott Thorson.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:16 PM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 10/11/2011

Cher tears up over Chaz Bono on ‘Dancing With the Stars’; weapons for Brad Pitt’s ‘World War Z’ seized

Also in the morning mix: Ali Landry is a mom for the second time.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:22 AM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Baby Boom, Celebrities, Relationships, Movies | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:07 AM ET, 10/11/2011

Fonzie’s ‘Happy Days’ motorcycle up for sale (Photo)

The iconic “Happy Days” bike is expected to bring in $60,000 to $80,000 at auction.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:07 AM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:56 PM ET, 10/07/2011

‘The Simpsons’ renewed for two more seasons with cast on board

Homer, Bart, Marge, Lisa and Maggie are staying on Fox, despite previous threats of cancellation.

By Jen Chaney  |  08:56 PM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 10/07/2011

Kim Kardashian wedding special to air this Sunday: Will you watch? (video)

Months after the actual walk down the aisle, will you tune into the “Fairytale” event?

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:02 PM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Kim Kardashian | Tags:  TV

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 10/07/2011

‘Beavis and Butt-head’ mock ‘Jersey Shore’ in new preview (Video)

MTV’s merry idiots will return Oct. 27.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:52 PM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 10/07/2011

CW says later to ‘H8R’; Prince Harry arrives in the U.S.

Also: Johnny Depp may play Dr. Seuss in a biopic.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:18 AM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Movies, Royals | Tags:  TV

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 10/07/2011

Sharon Osbourne explains absence from ‘The Talk’ (Video)

The wife of Ozzy said she had her breast implants removed due to a leak.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:57 AM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 10/06/2011

Connie Britton: ‘Friday Night Lights’ movie ‘happening for realsies’

The actress gave Celebritology the scoop.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:03 PM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 10/06/2011

Snoop Dogg sitcom heads to NBC; Charles Napier, ‘Blues Brother’ actor, dies

Also: Jennifer Aniston is still not desperate to have a baby.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:44 AM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Movies, Obits, Relationships | Tags:  TV

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 10/05/2011

Connie Britton on ‘American Horror Story,’ ‘Friday Night Lights’ and what she learned from Rob Zombie

The actress who once played Tami Taylor has a new role on the freaky FX drama. Let’s just say she’s not in Dillon, Tex., anymore.

By Jen Chaney  |  12:21 PM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Horror Story, Friday Night Lights, TV

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 10/05/2011

Kristin Cavallari voted off ‘Dancing With the Stars’; Adele cancels U.S. tour

Also: Hugh Hefner is super bummed about “The Playboy Club’s” demise.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:10 AM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 10/04/2011

‘The Simpsons’: Could it end over dispute with voice talent?

Fox is threatening to cancel its long-running cash cow if the cast doesn’t take a 45 percent pay cut.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:00 PM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 10/04/2011

Gene Simmons, Shannon Tweed and reality-TV weddings: When is it staged and when is it love?

Some say Simmons wed for ratings. It’s certainly not the first time reality stars have married on-camera.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:23 PM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 10/03/2011

‘Wonder Years’ is on Netflix. Here are five of the weepiest episodes.

Kevin Arnold and Paul Pfeiffer often made us laugh. But let’s be honest: They also made us bawl like pathetic, nostalgic infants.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:25 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Melissa McCarthy: The next great ‘Saturday Night Live’ host?

In yet another comedic coup for the “Bridesmaids” star and Emmy winner, she’s hosting “Saturday Night Live” this weekend.

By Jen Chaney  |  11:40 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Ashton Kutcher tweets warning to not ‘assume’; Jack Osbourne is engaged

Also in the morning mix: Courtney Love is writing a memoir.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:46 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Music, Relationships | Tags:  TV

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 09/29/2011

Matt Lauer wears sunglasses, divides a nation, er, a handful of viewers

A handful of “Today” show viewers are conflicted about the host wearing shades on-air.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:19 PM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Google will now guess celebrity sexual orientations; Kardashians to co-host ‘Today’

Also in the morning mix: more fun with Beyonce pregnancy quotes.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:46 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Movies | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Anderson Cooper tries coffee, spinach for the first time: His 5 best reactions (photos and video)

Celebritology presents five photos that sum up how the CNN host felt about coffee, spinach and Brussels sprouts.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:30 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 09/28/2011

‘Glee’ by the musical numbers: Idina Menzel returns in ‘I Am Unicorn’

“West Side Story” auditions lead to tensions between Kurt and Blaine, while Idina Menzel forces Rachel to belt out “Somewhere.”

By Jen Chaney  |  11:24 AM ET, 09/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glee; TV

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 09/28/2011

Leisha Hailey, girlfriend kicked off plane for swearing; Andy Rooney says farewell to ‘60 Minutes’

Also: Andy Rooney is leaving “60 Minutes.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:03 AM ET, 09/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 09/28/2011

Joseph Gordon-Levitt sings Kelly Clarkson like Axl Rose (Video)

The “50/50” actor sang “Since U Been Gone” like the Guns N’ Roses frontman.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:29 AM ET, 09/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Music | Tags:  TV

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 09/27/2011

Sue Sylvester of ‘Glee’ vs. Leslie Knope of ‘Parks and Rec’: Who would you vote for?

A look at what each of the fictional Midwestern political candidates brings to her respective pop cultural campaign.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:23 PM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV, Glee, Parks and Recreation

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Nancy Grace has wardrobe malfunction on ‘Dancing With the Stars’; Chuck Lorre issues Charlie Sheen message

And Chuck Lorre continues to communicate with Charlie Sheen via vanity cards.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:13 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Charlie Sheen | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:37 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Patti Stanger sorry for offending gay men (Video)

Bravo said her comments “are not representative of the network’s beliefs and opinion.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:37 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:51 AM ET, 09/27/2011

Ellen DeGeneres feeling ‘fine,’ making jokes after calling 911 for chest pains (Video)

“The paramedics were strippers that I had called,” the daytime host joked after suffering chest pains.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:51 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:03 PM ET, 09/26/2011

‘Terra Nova’ and ‘Lost’: A list of the similarities

They’re not the same show. But man, is there some Dharma deja vu going on in that Fox pilot.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:03 PM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lost | Tags:  TV

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 09/26/2011

‘Terra Nova’: Will all those big dinosaurs attract viewers?

Fox is hoping the show becomes a blockbuster success to match its blockbuster production values. But will you watch?

By Jen Chaney  |  02:29 PM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 09/26/2011

Patti Stanger’s latest advice offensive to gay men, Jewish men, smart women

”The Millionaire Matchmaker” declared that gay men are incapable of monogamy and Jewish men lie.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:04 PM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 09/23/2011

Katie Holmes to play pumpkin on ‘How I Met Your Mother’; Wanda Sykes had breast cancer

Also: Wanda Sykes had breast cancer.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:25 AM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 09/22/2011

James Spader takes over ‘The Office’ tonight

James Spader is set to take over the show. But can the sitcom survive without Steve Carell?

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  03:54 PM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 09/22/2011

Brad Pitt’s lesson from Jennifer Aniston remark: ‘Don’t talk’ (video)

The actor told Matt Lauer he knew the comment didn’t come across how he meant it.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:57 AM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:10 AM ET, 09/21/2011

Harry Connick Jr. performs on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ (Video)

The crooner sang “On a Clear Day You Can See Forever.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:10 AM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Music | Tags:  TV

Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 09/20/2011

Seth MacFarlane, Kate Walsh, William Shatner roast Charlie Sheen: Who did it best? (Video and poll)

As did Kate Walsh and William Shatner. Who did it best?

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:19 PM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Charlie Sheen, Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 09/20/2011

Lea Michele splits with Theo Stockman; Ne-Yo expecting baby

Also, Ne-Yo is expecting baby No. 2.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:52 AM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Relationships | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 09/20/2011

Anderson Cooper talks to mom Gloria Vanderbilt about brother’s suicide (Video)

The “Anderson” host talked to his mother Gloria Vanderbilt about the day Carter Vanderbilt Cooper jumped to his death.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:27 AM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kutcher make nice at Emmys; John Mayer cancels shows over illness

Charlie Sheen told the “Two and a Half Men” cast, “I wish you nothing but the best.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:03 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Movies | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:11 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Frances Bay, ‘Happy Gilmore’ and ‘Seinfeld’ actress, dead at 92

The 92-year-old actress played Adam Sandler’s grandmother and the “marble rye lady” on “Seinfeld.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:11 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities, Movies, Obits | Tags:  TV

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 09/15/2011

‘America’s Got Talent’ names winner (Video)

Crooner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. took home the big prize.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:02 AM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 09/14/2011

Snooki takes Anderson Cooper for a spray tan (video)

“I had no idea that Mr. Anderson had muscles,” the “Jersey Shore” star said of the CNN host.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:22 PM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 09/13/2011

Sarah Michelle Gellar in ‘Ringer’: What the reviews say

It’s not quite the TV homecoming some critics were hoping for.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:11 PM ET, 09/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 09/12/2011

‘Anderson’ premieres: What did you think? (poll)

What did you think of the debut episode of Anderson Cooper’s talk show?

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  04:24 PM ET, 09/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  TV

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 09/12/2011

Kate Gosselin on ‘Plus 8’ finale: ‘It's the end of an era’ (Video)

“I feel sad for [the] fans, because they’re devastated,” the reality TV mom says.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:23 PM ET, 09/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 09/12/2011

George Clooney, Stacy Keibler go public; Justin Timberlake, Gwyneth Paltrow win Emmys

Also, the CW picks up a “Sex and the City” prequel.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:15 AM ET, 09/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 09/09/2011

Video: Larry David’s rules of society in two minutes

Sample rule: ‘Cheek to cheek contact for men. That’s unacceptable.’

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:39 PM ET, 09/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 09/09/2011

Jonathan Taylor Thomas, ‘Home Improvement’ cast reunite (Photo)

Jonathan Taylor Thomas and Tim Allen hadn’t seen each other since 1998.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:49 PM ET, 09/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 09/09/2011

Russell Crowe joins ‘Les Miserables’; Ashton Kutcher to get naked on ‘Ellen’

Also, Ashton Kutcher will get naked on daytime TV.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:46 AM ET, 09/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Matt Stone, Trey Parker crash NYU writing class (Video)

Matt Stone and Trey Parker gave some undergrads a lesson in storytelling for an MTV show.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:48 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 09/07/2011

Kate Gosselin ‘freaking out’ about future: Can you blame her?

The mother of eight tells People, “I don't know what's next.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:32 PM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 09/07/2011

Jimmy Kimmel delivers emotional tribute to his Uncle Frank (Video)

With tears in his eyes, the late night host thanked his staff and fans for loving his late uncle.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:58 AM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:41 AM ET, 09/07/2011

Lady Gaga goes natural for Harper’s Bazaar; Anderson Cooper to interview Amy Winehouse’s family

Also, Anderson Cooper will interview Amy Winehouse’s family.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:41 AM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 09/07/2011

‘Toddlers & Tiaras’ contestant dresses as ‘Pretty Woman’ prostitute

A 3-year-old competes in a pageant dressed as Julia Roberts, the streetwalking version.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:09 AM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 09/06/2011

Susan Lucci has some tough words for ABC exec

“An iconic show was losing out to greed,” the soap star writes of Brian Frons.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:27 PM ET, 09/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 09/06/2011

‘Real Housewives’ discuss Russell Armstrong’s suicide on ‘Today,’ as show premieres (Video)

Despite the death of Russell Armstrong, the Bravo show premiered Monday night.

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Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 08/25/2011

Russell Armstrong’s funeral held in Los Angeles; ‘Real Housewives’ stars in attendance

The late “Real Housewives” personality died of an apparent suicide last week.

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Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 08/23/2011

Lady Gaga gets animated for ‘The Simpsons’

Mama Monster has already recorded her vocals for the episode “Lisa Goes Gaga.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:42 PM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 08/23/2011

David Letterman jokes about death threats, calls audience ‘human shield’ (Video)

The late-night host returned to TV after a jihadist threatened his life on a message board.

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Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 08/23/2011

Kate Winslet helped save Richard Branson’s mom from fire; ‘Mad Men’ actor warns ‘be careful around January Jones’

“Mad Men’s” Bobby Draper No. 3 warns others about January Jones and more.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:04 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 08/22/2011

Don Draper of ‘Mad Men’: Commencement speaker?

Three soon-to-be ad grads created a campaign to convince Jon Hamm to come, in character, to their graduation.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:20 PM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 08/16/2011

Kate Gosselin: Now that ‘Kate Plus 8’ is canceled, what’s next?

There are a few routes that the “Kate Plus 8” mom could take since the show was canceled.

By Jen Chaney  |  08:45 AM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 08/15/2011

Kate Gosselin’s ‘Kate Plus 8’ canceled

TLC announced Monday that it plans to pull the plug on Kate Gosselin’s reality show.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:15 PM ET, 08/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 08/12/2011

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ winner announced (Video)

Georgia girl Melanie Moore came out on top.

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Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 08/12/2011

George Lopez bids farewell to ‘Lopez Tonight’ with help from Eva Longoria, Arsenio Hall (Video)

Eva Longoria, Arsenio Hall, Slash, Ron Artest and Derek Fisher came out to help Lopez say goodbye.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:45 AM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 08/10/2011

George Lopez talk show, ‘Lopez Tonight,’ canceled

TBS announced that the last episode of “Lopez Tonight” will air Thursday. Wow, that was fast.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:23 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 08/10/2011

Kendall Jenner set up by Justin Bieber; ‘Bewitched’ remake reportedly coming to CBS

A “Bewitched” remake is reportedly coming to CBS, Ali Lohan gets a job and more.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:39 AM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 08/09/2011

Lady Gaga does drag for ‘You and I’ photo; Felicia ‘Snoop’ Pearson pleads guilty in drug case

Felicia ‘Snoop’ Pearson pleads guilty to drug charges, “The King’s Speech” heads to Broadway and more.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  09:27 AM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 08/08/2011

Kate Gosselin talks ‘Plus 8’ rumors on ‘Today’ (Video)

The single mother talked about her reality show and desire to remarry on Monday’s “Today.”

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Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 08/01/2011

Lady Gaga talks Amy Winehouse on ‘The View’ (Video)

“I felt that the lesson was for the world to be kinder to the superstar,” Gaga said of the singer’s death.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  02:31 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 07/29/2011

Kirstie Alley tells Letterman his ‘fat jokes’ (Video)

The actress showed she has major guts by reciting the host’s mean jokes about her to his face.

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Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 07/29/2011

Kat Von D gets Jesse James tattoo on ‘LA Ink’

What may have seemed like a good idea when it was taped for “LA Ink” is now very funny.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:55 AM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 07/21/2011

Ryan Gosling brings dog on ‘Fallon,’ reads from ‘Hey Girl’ meme

He also read from the “Hey Girl” meme for MTV.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:20 AM ET, 07/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 07/20/2011

G4 airs tribute to Ryan Dunn, as ‘Proving Ground’ returns (Video)

Bam Margera, Dave England and Dunn’s other pals paid tribute.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:23 PM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 07/20/2011

Angus T. Jones, Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer bare all for ‘Two and a Half Men’ promo (Photo)

So do Angus T. Jones and Jon Cryer.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:39 AM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 07/19/2011

Bono and the Edge bring Green Goblin to ‘Late Show with David Letterman’ (Video)

Or how to go from the sublime to the ridiculous in a single talk show appearance.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:34 AM ET, 07/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 07/19/2011

Watch the ‘Jersey Shore’ Season 4 trailer (Video)

The kids are fist pumping and making trouble in Italy.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:09 AM ET, 07/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 07/14/2011

‘Friday Night Lights,’ Timothy Olyphant and more Emmy surprises

“Friday Night Lights” finally got a nod for best drama, and other Emmy things to celebrate.

By Jen Chaney  |  01:53 PM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 07/14/2011

Jenna Fischer: Jim and Pam will have another baby on ‘The Office’

Jenna Fischer confirmed the fake baby news to Vulture.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  01:44 PM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 07/14/2011

Watch Melissa McCarthy react to Emmy nomination (Video)

“Okay. Keep it together,” the “Mike and Molly” actress said after getting her nod.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:11 PM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/14/2011

Emmy nominations: Lea Michele, ‘The Walking Dead’ and other shows and actors that got snubbed

“Glee’s” Lea Michele, “The Walking Dead” and Aziz Ansari are just a few of the snub recipients.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:00 AM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 07/11/2011

The Emmy Awards: Biggest drama/comedy snubs

Which series or genres have routinely been overlooked in recent years in the best drama and/or comedy categories? Let’s start with “The Wire.”

By Jen Chaney  |  11:29 AM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:55 AM ET, 06/30/2011

Stevie Nicks and Miranda Lambert perform with ‘Voice’ contestants (Video)

The “Fleetwood Mac” singer duetted with Javier Colon, while Miranda Lambert performed with Dia Frampton.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  07:55 AM ET, 06/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 06/28/2011

Martin Short to reportedly join ‘How I Met Your Mother’

The comedian-actor will play the new boss of character Marshall Eriksen, New York Magazine reports .

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Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 06/27/2011

Tiffany Green announces wrong winner at BET Awards; Stephen G. Hill takes the blame (Video)

A BET executive took the blame for the mix-up.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:09 AM ET, 06/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 06/23/2011

Justin Bieber reveals he can’t stop being ‘adorable’ on ‘Letterman’

The teen star delivered the “Top 10” list on the “Late Show with David Letterman.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:05 AM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:50 AM ET, 06/23/2011

Elijah Wood talks ‘Wilfred,’ plays tree stump game on ‘Late Night’ (Video)

The actor talked about his new FX comedy, then hammered a nail into a tree stump.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:50 AM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 06/17/2011

Larry David sticks up for ‘Bachelorette’ Ashley Hebert (Video)

“I don't know what this guy did, but I really dislike him.”

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  11:18 AM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 06/16/2011

Duggars will show off new grandson on TLC special

Josh and Anna Duggar’s new baby will become a TV star, just like the rest of the family.

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Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 06/15/2011

‘Spider-Man’ issues spoofed by ‘Sesame Street’

Grover has some issues staying airborne in “SpiderMonster, the Musical.”

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Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 05/27/2011

Lauren Alaina was turned down by ‘America’s Got Talent’ — twice

The “American Idol” runner-up didn’t have such good fortune on another singing show.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  08:32 AM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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