Thursday, January 29, 2015

Television

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - ABC has picked up four more pilots for their 2015-16 season, including a new drama from "TGIT" queen Shonda Rhimes. All pilots hail from ABC Studios.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - ABC has put the brakes on a plan to fire Rosie Perez from "The View," after Variety broke the news of the decision on Jan. 14.
Since its premiere earlier this month, "American Sniper" has earned more than $200 million at the box office, making it the biggest January release in movie history. In fact, by some estimations, the film is on track to overtake Passion of the Christ as the most successful R-rated movie of all time.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Nick Jonas has landed a recurring role on Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuck's horror comedy "Scream Queens," Variety has confirmed.
Searching for Super Bowl highlights next week after the big game?
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Fresh off the heels of Amazon's history-making victories at the 2015 Golden Globes with "Transparent," Netflix raked in three wins at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, solidifying the strength of streaming series in the television landscape.
The Eagles players are making quite the impression on Bravo’s Andy Cohen show these days. First, it was Brandon Boykin who guest bartended on...
Joan Rivers lawsuit Joan Rivers' daughter, Melissa, filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit Monday against the clinic where her mother underwent a throat procedure that went horribly wrong and led to her death on Sept. 4. Melissa, 47, a University of Pennsylv
We've entered the most recalcitrant part of the calendar. The nights are long. The windshields are frosty. Football is (almost) over, and baseball season seems like a distant dream.
NEW YORK (AP) - Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming revival of "Wet Hot American Summer," confirming a number of original cast members are back for another stay at Camp Firewood.