Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Television

* UNREAL. 10 tonight, Lifetime. It doesn't have to be over after Kaitlyn chooses between Shawn and Nick on "The Bachelorette" finale. There's still...
It’s time to ask a few questions about summer TV.
By Marianne Zumberge LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Comedy duo Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele will not return for another season...
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Showtime has stopped its pursuit of "Happyish," pulling the plug on the Steve Coogan-Kathryn Hahn series...
* HUMANS. 9 p.m. Sunday, AMC. Believe it or not, no one's forcing you to hate-watch HBO's "True Detective." There are alternatives...
Supermodel Naomi Campbell is expanding her TV acting resume after booking a recurring role on "American Horror Story: Hotel."
Stewarts & Hamiltons. A reality show about Hollywood royalty follows the life of model and new mom Kimberly Stewart, whose parents are rocker Rod Stewart and author Alana Stewart. It also features Kimberly's pals Ashley Hamilton and his 15-year-old half-brother George Hamilton Jr., whose dad is Alana's ex-, actor George Hamilton. 9 p.m. Sunday on E!.
Sunday’s opener of her E! docu-series, Caitlyn Jenner reintroduces herself to her mother.
NEW YORK (AP) - American audiences were introduced to Australian actress Ruby Rose on the third season of the Netflix series "Orange is the New Black," and she's quickly become a breakout star.
By Elizabeth Wagmeister LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!" debuted Wednesday night on Syfy, but fans can already look forward to...
Philly’s own Will Smith is teaming up with rap mogul Jay Z to executive produce an as-yet-untitled HBO miniseries revolving around civil rights icon Emmett Till.
By Elizabeth Wagmeister LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Gordon Ramsay is coming back to the kitchen. Fox is serving up a seventh season of "MasterChef...
The world met Caitlyn Jenner as a glamour girl, posed in pinup style, shot by the most famous of celebrity photographers, and displayed across the cover of Vanity Fair.
NEW YORK (AP) - Barack Obama shifted from baseball to football to analogize the limitations of meeting his goals as president during an appearance on "The Daily Show" Tuesday.
It's like we always say: There're never enough Kardashians on TV.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Cate Blanchett is to develop and direct an Australian TV series, "Stateless." The series centers on "the tragic and true...
By Whitney Friedlander LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Of course a show titled the "The Flash" would have lightning-fast costume changes. On Monday, the...
Also in Tattle: Garrison Keillor will soonbegon, ‘Breaking Bad’ agent runs for office
By Variety Staff LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - With only a few more episodes to go in "True Detective" season two, here's where "Other Lives" -- which...
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Breaking Bad" actor Steven Michael Quezada is throwing his hat into the ring for county commissioner in Albuquerque, N.M...
* UNREAL. 10 tonight, Lifetime. What better chaser to ABC's "The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All" than this scripted drama that pulls back the curtain on a "Bachelor"-like series?
Accuracy or dramatic flair? Just what do we want from a historical epic? It's a question that makes some critics froth at the mouth with the premiere of every historical miniseries or show, from HBO's painstakingly researched Rome to Starz's saucy Spartacus and Showtime's downright naughty The Borgias.
Phillies viewership has plummeted 65 percent from 2011, the last time the team reached the playoffs.
Welcome to Sweden. Based on the real life experiences of writer-star Greg Poehler, this charming fish-out- of-water comedy is about an ordinary American guy (Poehler) who follows his girlfriend (Josephine Bornebusch) back to her home in Sweden. The first season was set during the summer. Now, the couple have to face a bleak, dark winter. 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC.
Upper Darby's Tina Fey, who between "Saturday Night Live" and "30 Rock" already owns eight of the gold-ish statuettes, is up for four more.
What's good on TV this weekend? Ellen Gray has her picks.