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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.

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’24′ Caption Contest Winners!
Saturday, December 11 by

And the winners are…

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‘Southland’ Spoilers: The Case of the Blow Up Doll Stabbing
Friday, December 10 by

This show seems to write itself, as officers advise the producers of strange real cases they’ve investigated. Rookie officer Ben Sherman gets a surprise in a seemingly routine domestic disturbance.

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A&E Sh*tcans David Hasselhoff
Friday, December 10 by

David Hasselhoff will do anything. ANYTHING. So it came as no surprise when he scored a reality show on A&E. Now the network has pulled the show after only two episodes. Keep in mind that this is the channel that has found success with a show about raiding storage units.

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Rick Gervais Gunning For Celebs At This Year’s ‘Golden Globes’
Wednesday, December 8 by

When Ricky Gervais hosted the Golden Globes earlier this year, he kept saying he’d never be invited back. He let loose with celebrity roasting, but now he is coming back to host again on January 16. Gervais told a conference call full of reporters that he plans to be even bolder with his jokes this time.

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Ricky Gervais: Steve Carell’s ‘Office’ Replacement Isn’t Who You Think
Wednesday, December 8 by

Will The Office bring in Billy Connolly or Sandy Duncan to take over Dunder Mifflin from Steve Carell? Creator of the British Office and executive producer of the American one, Ricky Gervais said we’re all thinking wrong.

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6 Million Watched ‘The Walking Dead’ Season Finale
Tuesday, December 7 by

Just to put it in perspective, remember that political blog you started back in college? It received six total clicks, four of which were from you at different machines around the computer lab. Multiply that times a million, and you’ve got the same numbers that AMC is putting up.

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‘Dexter’ Back for Season 6
Friday, December 3 by

Good news for people who like serial killers and ridiculous plots (I kid because I love). Showtime has renewed “Dexter” for its sixth season.

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NBC Signs for Steve Carell Mailman Comedy
Thursday, December 2 by

If I had a dime for every project that Steve Carell has sold I’d have enough dimes to put into a sock and beat my mailman. Speaking of mailmen, Steve Carell has sold a post office comedy to NBC.

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Danny Pudi Talks ‘Community’ Stop-Motion Christmas Episode and ‘Farscape’
Wednesday, December 1 by

Dani Pudi plays the character on “Community” who provides most of the show’s self-referential meta humor. So it makes sense that Abed is responsible for a stop-motion animated episode in the tradition of the Rankin Bass specials.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Writers Are Dead Men Walking
Wednesday, December 1 by

Frank Darabont has liquidated the entire writing staff of “The Walking Dead” and plans on utilizing freelancers for the show’s second season.