Monday, May 25, 2015

Television

* GRACE OF MONACO. 9 p.m. Monday, Lifetime. Nicole Kidman stars in this oddly filmed look at a tumultuous period in the life of the Philadelphia-born princess - and on her supposed role in helping to end a standoff between tiny Monaco and Charles de Gaulle's France. Widely panned at Cannes, it has landed here after a very public fight between director Olivier Dahan and producer Harvey Weinstein. Lifetime's put on much, much worse than this, though, and I don't blame you a bit if you can't resist.
NEW YORK (AP) - Actor and talk-show host Joel McHale will be the host of the annual ESPY Awards show in July.
Actresses Ashley and Mary-Kate have ruled themselves out of the "Full House" reunion show. Fans hoped the Olsen twins would return to the franchise that...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - TLC pulled the reality series 19 Kids and Counting from its schedule Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual misconduct allegations against one of the stars, Josh Duggar, when he was a juvenile.
Amid molestation accusations against Josh Duggar of 19 Kids and Counting, TLC not only decided to rip the famous fam’s show from its schedule, but the network is also pulling the Duggars from its Summer Block Party event, which happens to be taking place in Philadelphia.
VARIETY-ENTERTAINMENT-TV/NEWS:TLC Pulls '19 Kids and Counting' Amid Molestation Revelations
With Bradley Cooper continuing a past project in television form thanks to CBS’ Limitless, it looks like another local boy is interested in getting in on the action: M. Night Shyamalan.
Netflix has distinguished itself in three years as a purveyor of serious, quality programming for grownups with shows such as House of Cards, Orange is the New Black and Bloodline.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Season 3 of "Orange Is the New Black" will be a season of faith and motherhood.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Maybe even "Mad Men" deserve a happy ending.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - David Letterman has a new No. 1 on his personal Top Ten list of reasons he loves the Indianapolis 500.
 
Talk show host David Letterman bids farewell on final 'Late Show'