Smokin’: VH1 renews Martha & Snoop series

Smokin’: VH1 renews Martha & Snoop series

Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party is smokin’ hot. VH1 renewed the series, which features Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg as they host weekly dinner parties with celeb friends putting their personal spin on the dishes, for a second season. The series debuted as cable’s top new unscripted franchise of 2016, scoring 3 million Total […]

Bruno Mars takes a seat on Carpool Karaoke

Bruno Mars takes a seat on Carpool Karaoke

Bruno Mars also talked late night on Twitter, in his case to tout an upcoming appearance on CBS’s The Late Late Show Carpool Karaoke segment. “When an unstoppable force meets and immovable object @j_corden Thanks for the lift,” tweeted Mars. The Carpool seat is a hot ticket – Madonna also recently filmed.

Freeform sets final PPL premiere date

Freeform sets final PPL premiere date

Freeform set the date for the premiere of the final season of Pretty Little Liars: Tuesday, April 18 at 8p. During the countdown to the big day, Freeform is releasing a clip from the previously aired episodes in chronological order, as well as photos and graphics across social accounts and PLLTV.com. The PPL premiere will […]

James Corden takes the mic for Ad Council awards

James Corden steps up to the mic for Ad Council dinner

The Ad Council held its 63rd Annual Public Service Award Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, honoring Shantanu Narayen, President and CEO of Adobe. James Corden, of CBS’ The Late Late Show, hosted the event, which concluded with a live performance from Sheryl Crow in front of the more than 1,400 prominent […]

BET scores with POTUS

BET wins with POTUS

BET’s Tuesday night premiere of BET Presents Love & Happiness: An Obama Celebration drew an average 1.4 million total viewers and reached a total viewership of 4.2 million and 1.6 million P18-49. It is now BET’s #1 most watched program of the calendar year among P18-49, excluding tentpoles.

The CW off and running for midseason

The CW off and running for midseason

The CW set its midseason schedule. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow moves to a new night on Tuesday, January 24 at 9p, after The Flash; Supernatural returns from hiatus on Thursday, January 26 at a new time, 8p, followed by the debut of new drama Riverdale at 9p. The 100 returns Wednesday, February 1 at 9p, […]

Rumer Willis cast in Empire

Rumer Willis cast in Empire

Rumer Willis will recur on season 3 of Fox hit Empire, airing Wednesdays at 9p. The daughter of Bruce will play a brilliant but volatile singer/songwriter.

IFC, Funny Or Die to share more laughs

IFC, Funny Or Die to share more laughs

IFC parent AMC Networks Inc. acquired a minority ownership stake in Funny Or Die. The deal enables the two comedy brands to expand their collaboration across television, digital and social platforms. IFC president Jennifer Caserta will be joining the Funny Or Die board. IFC and Funny Or Die have a long history of successful collaborations, […]

History sets plans to commemorate Pearl Harbor Day

History sets plans to commemorate Pearl Harbor Day

History will mark the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a weekend of programming commemorating the infamous day, December 7, 1941, that propelled the US to declare war on Japan and launched the country into WWII. Among original specials airing over the weekend of December 3-4 is documentary Pearl Harbor: The Truth, […]

PBS’s Gwen Ifill dies at 61

Gwen Ifill dies at 61

Veteran Washington journalist Gwen Ifill died November 14 of cancer. She was 61. Ifill, who moderated vice presidential debates in 2004 and 2008, as well as a Democratic debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders this year, was moderator and managing editor of PBS’s Washington Week and longtime host of PBS NewsHour. Paula Kerger, president […]

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