TV News Archive

  • ‘Saturday Night Live’ Host Dwayne Johnson Enjoys a Standing 69 (Video)

    The man-on-man action hit a fever-pitch on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” this week, with wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson thrusting his face into another man’s crotch, while the other gent buried his own mug into Johnson’s man-region. The golden moment came during a segment depicting…

    The Wrap
  • Fan frenzy as 'Mad Men' nears end

    "Mad Men," the award-winning hit series about morally compromised New York advertising executives in 1960s Manhattan, returns next month for its final seven episodes. The influential show, which debuted on the AMC cable network in 2007, earned millions of fans around the globe thanks to stellar…

    AFP
  • Kids' Choice Awards 2015 Winners: Modern Family, Austin & Ally and More

    Superheroes, fairytale saviors and professional nerds met for battle Saturday at the 2015 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, but not everyone managed to snag a coveted blimp; some of ‘em just got slimed. Hosted by Nick Jonas, who also opened the show with a medley of his solo hits, this year’s…

    TVLine.com
  • Hugh Jackman Teases He's Done Playing Wolverine

    Hugh Jackman is seemingly hanging up his adamantium claws. The actor revealed on Instagram Saturday that the third standalone Wolverine movie will likely be his last time playing the X-Men mutant.

    TV Guide
  • Lena Dunham, Anti-Semite? That Dog Don’t Hunt

    This coming week marks the beginning of Passover, a Jewish holiday commemorating my people’s enslavement at the hands of the ancient Egyptians. Many millennia later, sadly, the Jews aren’t doing that much better today. Anti-Semitism is raging everywhere from U.S. college campuses to the streets of…

    Variety
  • MSG Sets Spinoff Plan Amid Speculation About Sale of Sports Cablers

    MSG is moving forward with its plan to split off the company’s sports and live entertainment assets from its regional sports networks. MSG said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that it expects to complete the spinoff this year. The move comes two weeks after Tad Smith stepped down as…

    Variety
  • NCAA Tournament Ratings Jump From First Friday, ‘Hart Of Dixie’ Finale Even

    We may be in the thick of March Madness but it sure felt a bit like summer last night – and I'm not just talking about the weather in L.A. With the 2015 NCAA Tournament determining its Elite Eight on Friday, repeats and movies were scattered over the primetime schedule last night. However, let's…

    Deadline
  • TVLine Mixtape: Your Favorite Songs From Jane the Virgin, Forever and More

    I am a simple man, looking to play a simple tune… which is good because it’s time for an all new TVLine Mixtape! What follows is an array of songs recently featured on your favorite shows, including artist and album information in case you want to add them to your personal collection. Spoilers…

    TVLine.com
  • 'X-Files' Returns for Limited Series

    David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are reuniting for a six-part X-Files limited series, reprising their roles as FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully. Although the enormously popular paranormal investigation

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  • AMC's channels come to PlayStation Vue

    If you were intrigued by PlayStation Vue as a substitute for cable TV but refused to sign up until you could watch The Walking Dead, it's time to hop aboard. Sony has added AMC Networks to Vue's channel ...

    Engadget
  • How 'The Walking Dead' Stumbled in Its Storytelling This Season

    This season's familiarity and pacing issues might be due to the show sticking too closely to the books — perhaps subconsciously.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • ‘Daily Show': Trevor Noah Emerges on Short List to Replace Jon Stewart (EXCLUSIVE)

    Trevor Noah joined “The Daily Show” as a contributor only at the end of last year, but he could soon find himself serving as an integral part of the program. Noah is gaining consideration as a potential successor to Jon Stewart, the Comedy Central mainstay’s longtime host, according to a person…

    Variety
  • Sling TV blocked from streaming some shows on A&E, Lifetime channels

    Sling TV customers have noticed that the streaming service is blacking out certain programs on A&E and Lifetime. Both networks were recently added to Dish's internet TV service, but as noted by TechHive, not every show on those channels can be watched with Sling. "Due to rights restrictions, this…

    The Verge
  • ‘Happyish’ Trailer Promises Puking, Non-Alcoholic Wine, Lululemon (Video)

    Showtime released a new trailer for its upcoming series “Happyish” on Friday. The comedy series stars British actor Steve Coogan as Thom Payne, a 44-year-old man whose world is thrown into disarray when his 25-year-old “wunderkind” boss arrives, saying things like “digital,” “social” and “viral.”…

    The Wrap
  • Republique Remastered Episode 3: Ones and Zeroes review: no place to hide

    Republique Remastered is the ideal for what episodic games should be — not in the sense that it's the best episodic series ever released, but in that it actually changes, grows and improves with each new iteration. On top of that, the newly released Republique Remastered moves the whole experience…

    Polygon
  • New Girl Sneak Peek: Jess Makes Sweet Music With NFL Star J.J. Watt

    You know, if this whole “football” thing doesn’t pan out for J.J. Watt, the Houston Texan should really consider launching a follow-up career as a recording artist. The three-time Pro Bowler finds himself harmonizing (sort of) with Jess and Coach in TVLine’s sneak peek at Tuesday’s New Girl return…

    TVLine.com
  • Which Fan Favorite Is Returning for Heroes Reborn?

    Yatta! Masi Oka will reprise his Emmy-nominated role of Hiro Nakamura in NBC's event series Heroes Reborn, the network announced Friday. "I'm excited to return to my Heroes roots," Oka said a statement. Heroes creator and executive producer Tim Kring is equally excited to have the show's breakout…

    TV Guide