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‘Pac-Man’ Exists, Therefore, It Gets a Reality Show
Thursday, January 13 by

Merv Griffin Entertainment is working with Namco Bandai to produce a Pac-Man reality television show.

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We Got Sarah Shahi To Talk To Us
Thursday, January 13 by

Shahi stars on the new USA show “Fairly Legal,” but more importantly, she’s insanely gorgeous and cool.

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Nick Stahl Joins Pun-Loving Cast of ‘Locke & Key’
Wednesday, January 12 by

The ubiquitous Nick Stahl has joined the cast for the television pilot Locke & Key, a Fox project that had originally been slated for summer consideration.

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Conan Wants You To Stop Chanting “Conan!”
Wednesday, January 12 by

Conan O’Brien welcomed the Television Critics Association to the set of his new TBS show “Conan.” It may have been the only audience that did not begin the show by chanting, “Co-nan, Co-nan!”

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Good News, Some People: Three More Years Of Big Bang Theory!
Wednesday, January 12 by

In a move that will surprise no one, CBS has ordered three more seasons of their massively successful 3 camera sitcom, The Big Bang Theory.

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‘Terra Nova’ Promises Big Dinosaurs, But Not In a Lame Way
Wednesday, January 12 by

The show, produced by Steven Spielberg, is about a family from the future who go back to the time of dinosaurs to start a new life for humanity. And dinosaurs eat them while they’re on the toilet, we hope.

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‘Raising Hope’ Guest Stars and Spoilers Galore!
Wednesday, January 12 by

At TCA, the cast and creators shared breakfast and spoilers. Yum!

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Terra Nova Locks In Premiere Date
Tuesday, January 11 by

Steven Spielberg’s highly-anticipated new sci-fi series, “Terra Nova” has a premiere date, with a subsequent episode being shown the next night.

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‘Arrested’ Movie: Ron Howard Toys With Our Emotions Again
Tuesday, January 11 by

Another week, another piece of vague news about the Arrested Development Movie. Ron Howard, EP and narrator of the beloved/canceled sitcom, said that the film stalled while show creator Mitch Hurwitz was busy developing about 50 TV projects over the last few years.

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Shawn Ryan Invents His Own Profanity for ‘The Chicago Code’
Tuesday, January 11 by

What can replace fabulous swears like sh*t and as*hole?

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Dirty Version Of ‘Skins’ Trailer Makes A Party Foul
Tuesday, January 11 by

The teens are getting even more cray cray in this longer, dirtier version of MTV’s “Skins” promo trailer.

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Candace Bailey
Tuesday, January 11 by

As the new co-host of G4′s “Attack of the Show,” Candace Bailey is a certified pro when it comes to such subjects as comic books, video games, the Internet, and the lesser-known oddities of Japanese pop culture.

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Warner Bros and CBS Pair Up To Clean Charlie Sheen
Tuesday, January 11 by

Charlie Sheen had a cooler weekend than you, and now his bosses at Warner Brothers and CBS are worried he’s not going to show up to work on “Two and a Half Men.”

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Enter the Onion SportsDome
Monday, January 10 by

It’s The Onion, so you know it’ll be funny. Also funny: ESPN’s 24-hour broadcast of Chris Berman’s jiggling neck fat.

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Salma Hayek Heads Up ‘Wicked’ Adaptation for ABC
Monday, January 10 by

Because if there’s one thing the entertainment world is lacking, it’s television adaptations of bestselling fantasy novels.

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Crisis Averted: No Bieber-Centric Episode Of ‘Glee’
Monday, January 10 by

Justin Beiber’s star is rising and there’s nothing that can be done to stop it. But, at least, it can be stalled.

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Search for the New Spartacus Is On
Friday, January 7 by

Andy Whitfield tragically cannot return to the role of Spartacus because his cancer has come out of remission, but producers are committed to finding a new actor.

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‘Breaking Bad’ And ‘Walking Dead’ Updates
Friday, January 7 by

AMC President Charlie Collier says season four of “Breaking Bad” will take it to the next level and be “truly phenomenal.” Also, where’s the zombie apocalypse headed from here?

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‘LOST’ Numbers Nearly Win Millions
Wednesday, January 5 by

Dude. Last night’s Mega Millions drawing boasted a $355 million jackpot, and a piece of that could have gone to you if you played the numbers from ‘Lost.’

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Simon Cowell Bumps Coke
Tuesday, January 4 by

Pepsi has won the war to inundate Simon Cowell’s new talent show, “The X Factor,” with their iconic branding. Tough titties, Coke.

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Shawn Hatosy Dishes on ‘Southland’
Monday, January 3 by

Get some juicy intel from Det. Sammy Bryant himself.

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‘Life’s’ Damian Lewis To Play Another Ex-Con On Showtime
Wednesday, December 22 by

Damian Lewis has been cast in Showtime’s “Homeland” as a soldier who returns home after ten years in Iraqi prison. He’ll star opposite the totally-believable-as-a-CIA-agent Claire Danes, who will be playing a CIA agent.

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Tracy Morgan Has a Fancy New Kidney
Tuesday, December 21 by

So while most Americans are struggling to make ends meet this holiday season, Morgan is out there buying new organs. Typical Hollywood.

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‘Robot Chicken’ Creator Offers ‘Star Wars’ Episode Spoilers
Saturday, December 18 by

Matthew Senreich comments on the latest batch of Star Wars jokes and gives us a preview of the show’s fifth season.

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‘Dexter’ Showrunner Chip Johannessen Sh*tcanned
Friday, December 17 by

This is a touchy subject whenever I bring it up around here, but “Dexter” is an uneven show. Now, Scott Buck is ready to wash the turd-like taste of Season Five out of our mouths.

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Jack Huston Eyes Second Season of ‘Boardwalk Empire’
Friday, December 17 by

As it turns out, Huston is the grandson of famed director John Huston, and the nephew of actress Angelica Huston. Looking back, the resemblance is uncanny. You can really see it in his eye.

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‘Sesame Street’ Heads for China; Elmo Was Red All Along
Thursday, December 16 by

It’s been said that only Nixon could go to China. Well tell that to Big Bird, bitch.

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AMC Gets Its Western On With ‘Hell On Wheels’
Wednesday, December 15 by

They’ve taken television by storm with their hour-long dramas, and now AMC is preparing to run a train. The network gave a series order to “Hell On Wheels,” a drama about the construction of the transcontinental railroad.

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Eminem To Try His Hand at Boxing
Monday, December 13 by

Eminem a.k.a. Slim Shady a.k.a. Marshall Mathers is stepping into the ring with “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter for new boxing drama, “Southpaw.” Dreamworks bought the pitch in the room, and not just because the rapper stared at them intimidatingly.

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Ethan Hawke Decides ‘Screw It, I’ll Do TV’
Monday, December 13 by

Ethan Hawke is in talks to slum it on Fox with the procedural drama Exit Strategy. The high octane successor to “24″ will star Hawke as the leader of an elite team that helps retrieve CIA agents from missions gone awry.