Friday, January 30, 2015

Television

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedian David Letterman's CBS "Late Show" reportedly has invited his former late-night television arch rival Jay Leno to appear...
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.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Amazon.com, keeping the pressure on Netflix, announced a pact with Starz Digital Media for "The White Queen" making Prime Instant Video the exclusive online-subscription service in the U.S. to carry the cabler's historical drama miniseries.
NEW YORK (AP) - Fox's music business soap "Empire" is moving up the charts.
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.
Friday-Saturday Beethoven and Shostakovich In a now-traditional pairing of composers, Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the Philadelphia Orchestra are sure to give a new shading to Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 in contrast to Shostakovich's percussive Piano Concerto No. 2 - with soloist Kirill Gerstein - and
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Singer/actress Christina Milian refused to invite rumored boyfriend Lil Wayne to be part of her new family series, because she didn't want the reality TV curse to strike.