TV News Archive

  • 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.

    Takepart.com
  • 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…

    TVLine.com
  • Gerard Depardieu in Talks for Lead Role in Netflix’ French ‘House of Cards’

    Gerard Depardieu is in talks to play a role similar to Kevin Spacey’s Francis Underwood in “Marseille,” Netflix’s first French-language production, according to Europe1 news. Contacted by Variety on Sunday, Netflix declined to comment on the rumor. Though it’s not based strictly on “House of…

    Variety
  • 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
  • Rep Sheet Roundup: CAA Signs ‘Bad Girls Club’ Breakout Tanisha Thomas

    THR’s at-a-glance look at the week in representation news

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • David Letterman drives into retirement with Indy 500 tribute

    David Letterman has a new No. 1 on his personal Top Ten list of reasons he loves the Indianapolis 500. The freshly retired Letterman was all grins early Sunday as his IndyCar team paid tribute to the former ''Late Show'' host by putting a gap-toothed, smiling caricature of his face and…

    The Associated Press21 mins ago
  • How to Make a Portfolio of Media Companies

    Let’s talk about two different types of media stocks.

    Motley Fool
  • Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen Not Returning For 'Fuller House'

    "Fuller House" just got a little less full. Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen will not be returning to the upcoming Netflix "Full House" spinoff. "Although Ashley and Mary-Kate will not be a part of 'Fuller House,' I know how much 'Full House' has meant to them and they are still very much considered…

    Access Hollywood
  • Rugby team plagued by injuries is forced to sign a commentator

    Rugby commentator Ross Filipo has the best excuse for why he won't be able to fulfill his job as the sideline commentator during an upcoming match: he might be playing in it! The Chiefs have reached out to the veteran player after dealing with a number of injuries to their side. "After witnessing…

    SB Nation
  • FTW vs. WTF: The TV Week in Review (May 17 - 23)

    It's a three-day weekend in the American States, so please adjust your television viewing accordingly. Instead of going to bed immediately after Veep ends on Sunday night, you can now stay awake for another 24 hours straight and continue to watch even MORE television! It's a good opportunity to…

    TV.com
  • 'Game of Thrones': Where Will Sansa Go From Here?

    The HBO series diverged from the books to deliver one of its most controversial scenes in last Sunday's episode.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • TLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' repeats amid Josh Duggar controversy

    The TLC cable channel has yanked repeats of the reality series “19 Kids and Counting” from its schedule after news reports that one of its stars, Josh Duggar, was involved in inappropriate conduct when ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • AP Was There: Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston heavyweight rematch

    EDITOR'S NOTE: On May 25, 1965, Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston in the first round of a heavyweight bout that produced one of the strangest finishes in boxing history as well as one of sports' most iconic moments — photos of Ali hovering over Liston on the canvas, shouting at his opponent to get…

    Associated Press
  • ESPN says NFL lawyers “recommend” Goodell handle Brady appeal

    There’s apparently a little-known principle of journalism that goes like this: Fool me once, shame on me. Now fool me again! Four months after allowing itself to provide the primary catalyst for #DeflateGate via a false report that sparked a frenzy, ESPN is currently helping to boost artificially…

    ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
  • Nigerian senator-elect wanted for US drug deal 'arrested'

    LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian drug agents Saturday surrounded the house of a senator-elect wanted by the United States in a nearly 20-year-old heroin deal that was the alleged basis for the TV hit "Orange is the New Black."

    Associated Press
  • Wait, the FCC Thinks Comcast and Big Cable Have Enough Competition?

    A change to its rules might let cable companies avoid local rate regulation.

    Motley Fool
  • Sofia Vergara's Ex Preparing to Seek Custody of Frozen Embryos

    The battle over Sofia Vergara's frozen embryos is just getting started. On Friday, a judge ruled that the Modern Family star's ex-fiancé Nick Loeb can file an amended lawsuit seeking custody of the two female embryos he created with Vergara, Entertainment Tonight reports. "He does believe they are…

    TV Guide