TV News Archive

  • Game of Thrones : The Meeting Viewers Have Been Waiting for

    Spencer Kornhaber, Christopher Orr, and Amy Sullivan discuss the latest episode of Game of Thrones. At last! I know I speak for quite a few book readers when I say that pretty much the only thing that kept me going through the eleventy thousand discursive, digressive pages of George R. R. Martin’s…

    The Atlantic
  • Twitter Suspends Blogger Chuck Johnson Over Post Suggesting ‘Taking Out’ Civil Rights Activist

    Controversial blogger Chuck Johnson has once again found himself at the center of a storm. Johnson’s Twitter account has been suspended after he published a post early Sunday soliciting funds for the purpose of “taking out” civil rights activist DeRay McKesson, CNN’s Carol Costello reports.

    The Wrap
  • Charter Communications nears $55 billion deal for Time Warner Cable - sources

    A deal would create a major rival to Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O), the biggest operator in the U.S. cable and broadband market, and marks a triumph for Charter, which was rejected by Time Warner Cable just last year. The cash-and-stock deal values Time Warner Cable at $195 per share, according to…

    Reuters20 mins ago
  • Director of Controversial Czech TV Series Defends Wartime Nazi Occupation Show

    Zora Cejnkova says the format of the reality show that features three generations of a Czech family living in a remote mountain village with actors playing Nazis and Gestapo officers is respectful, closer to BBC's 'Living History' than a reality show.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Comedian Anne Meara, mother of actor Ben Stiller, dies at 85

    (Reuters) - New York-born actress and comedian Anne Meara, known for her opposites-attract comedy routine with husband Jerry Stiller, died over the weekend, her family said on Sunday. Meara, the mother of actor Ben Stiller, died on Saturday, her family said in a statement through a representative,…

  • The 5 most important moments in Game of Thrones season 5, episode 7

    The High Sparrow and his followers have steadily stamped out corruption and sin in King's Landing. Tyrion and Jorah) have gone through thick and thin to get where they're going. Maester Aemon has one of the most surprising deaths on the series so far.
  • Penny Dreadful: Let's Exorcise Those "Evil Spirits in Heavenly Places"!

    Penny Dreadful S02E04: "Evil Spirits In Heavenly Places" Even though last week's flashback episode to Vanessa's #1 witchiest encounter was truly excellent, it'll come as a relief this week to revisit the rest of the crazy gang of monster hunters. How will Madame Kali be tormenting poor Vanessa this…
  • Quotes of the Week From The Flash, Late Show, Game of Thrones and More

    Basking in the warm glow of Memorial Day weekend but suffering some secret TV withdrawal? TVLine’s Quotes of the Week is here to help! This time around we’ve got regal bitchery on Game of Thrones, accounting trouble on The Voice, a bit of meta humor on Letterman, a Nicholas Sparks reference on…
  • How to watch French Open Week 1 online

    Here's how you can watch the first week of the 2015 French Open at Roland Garros.

    SB Nation
  • 'Veep's' Matt Walsh Breaks Down Mike's "Worst Day" Ever

    "He is an easy target for the media because they oddly enjoy him and know they can poke at him," the actor tells THR about his character's latest travails.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Sunday Roundup

    This was a week of endings. It kicked off with the Mad Men finale, which ended with Don Draper meditating on a hilltop, just before we see the famous, "I'd like to teach the world to sing," Coke ad from 1971. Did Don create it? The series is over, but the debate lives on. Next, David Letterman --…

    Huffington Post
  • LIVE: Blackhawks Postgame Live on CSN+, Live Extra

    Catch analysis and reaction from Game 4 between the Blackhawks and Ducks on Blackhawks Postgame Live, airing on Comcast SportsNet Plus and streaming live via NBC Live Extra.

    Comcast SportsNet Chicago
  • Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow wins Eurovision Song Contest

    By Victoria Bryan and Shadia Nasralla VIENNA (Reuters) - Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow won the final of the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna on Sunday, beating Russia and Italy in the world's biggest international music show. Sweden has won the 60-year-old competition six times, more than any other…

  • Charter Nears $55B Deal To Buy Time Warner Cable: Reports

    Charter Communications and Time Warner Cable are close to a merger agreement that would see the smaller cabler pay $195 per share in cash and stock, Bloomberg reports. The deal which the Wall Street Journal valued at about $55 billion could be announced as soon as tomorrow. Charter would pay $100 a…

  • Art Garfunkel: Paul Simon Has Become a "Monster"

    After 45 years, the singer is a still bitter about the breakup of Simon & Garfunkel.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • 5 New Shows to Watch Next Season, and One You Should Definitely Skip

    The days of all-white casts with a strong male lead, doting housewife, and two darling children may be behind the major TV networks as more diverse casts, LGBT characters, and hilarious and strong female characters have been increasingly introduced over the past few years.
  • Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died.

    Associated Press
  • Charter is reportedly closing in on a deal to aquire Time Warner Cable

    Charter Communications is closing in on a deal to acquire Time Warner Cable, according to Bloomberg. The proposed deal would see Charter paying $195 a share in cash and stock to purchase Time Warner Cable — which is currently valued at $48 billion. This is the fourth time in the last three years…

    The Verge
  • Once's Merlin, Empire's Own Iggy, Arrow's Darhk Foe and 26 More Homes for Stars of Cancelled Shows

    The month of May brought many TV show cancellations, but with the bloodbath comes a silver lining — many talented actors are now free agents. So casting directors and producers, take note, because in this photo gallery we’ve cooked up some new roles for familiar faces from Forever, Hart of Dixie,…