Anderson Cooper set to tackle two GOP Town Halls

Anderson Cooper set to host two GOP Town Halls

Anderson Cooper will host back-to-back Town Halls ahead of the February 20 South Carolina primary. Dr. Ben Carson, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio will appear Tuesday, February 17, followed by John Kasich, Donald Trump and Jeb Bush on Wednesday, February 18. Events will air live from 8p-11p on CNN, CNN International and CNN en Espanol, […]

Maya Rudolph to launch on NBC

Maya Rudoph on Documenrary Now? Makes a lot of Sense

NBC gave the go-ahead for a variety show hosted by Maya Rudolph and co-hosted by Martin Short, exec produced by another SNLer, Lorne Michaels. Maya and Marty in Manhattan (wt) is slated for a late May premiere.

The Diceman cometh to Showtime

The Diceman cometh to Showtime

The Diceman cometh. Showtime has set Sunday, April 10 at 9:30p as the premiere date for new comedy series Dice. The scripted, semi-autobiographical show will follow the life of comedian Andrew Dice Clay, chronicling the stops and starts of his career in his transplanted home base of Las Vegas. Series also stars Kevin Corrigan, with […]

Xploration Station fires up a new series starring Steve Spangler

Xploration Station fires up a new series starring Steve Spangler

Steve Rotfeld Productions is adding a new series to its Xploration Station three-hour block of STEM-focused programming that airs Saturday mornings on Fox affiliates. YouTube personality and Ellen Show regular Steve Spangler will host DIY Sci, a do-it-yourself pop-science show set to debut this fall that follows Spangler as he uses “everyday” items to turn […]

Bergen’s back, and ABC’s got her

Bergen's back, and ABC's got her

Candice Bergen will star in ABC pilot Pearl, as a larger-than-life matriarch diagnosed with cancer who’s determined to control her family’s lives. Writer Andrew Reich (Friends) will exec produce the pilot with ABC Studios producing. Bergen’s last major series role was on Boston Legal.

Lionel lauded at Grammys

Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie will be saluted at the 58th annual Grammy Awards, with Luke Bryan, John Legend, Demi Lovato and Meghan Trainor performing some of the artist’s most memorable songs. Ceremony will be broadcast live LA Monday, February 15 at 8p on CBS.

Matt LeBlanc is CBS’s Friend

Matt LeBlanc

CBS has given a pilot order to comedy I’m Not Your Friend. Matt LeBlanc will star as a contractor who learns that raising his kids is more challenging than expected when his wife goes back to work.

The end is near for The Good Wife

The end is near for The Good Wife (Jeff Neumann)

CBS made it official via a Super Bowl spot that the current season seven of The Good Wife will be its last. A statement from Glenn Geller, President, CBS Entertainment and David Stapf, President, CBS Television Studios, explained why. “It’s never easy to say goodbye to one of the crown jewels of your network and […]

Viacom Velocity warms up to Deadpool

Viacom Velocity warms up to Deadpool

CBS made it official via a Super Bowl spot that the current season seven of The Good Wife will be its last. A statement from Glenn Geller, President, CBS Entertainment and David Stapf, President, CBS Television Studios, explained why. “It’s never easy to say goodbye to one of the crown jewels of your network and […]

NBC says Lopez has the right Shades of Blue

NBC says Lopez has the right Shades of Blue

NBC has the blues, in the best way. Calling it one of the strongest dramas to debut in recent years, the net renewed Jennifer Lopez-produced and starring Shades of Blue for a second season. In Live +3 results from Nielsen through its first three telecasts, the series averaged a 2.5 rating in A18-49 and 11.2 […]

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