Late night host Jimmy Kimmel will be back to host the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, airing Sunday, September 18 at ABC. Kimmel also manned the mic in 2012. Creative Arts ceremonies will take place Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11.
Geena Davis, fresh from a stint on Grey’s Anatomy, will star in Fox drama pilot The Exorcist, a retell of the story of a family suffering from demonic possession.
The stars shone at the BET Honors, which were held Saturday night at the Warner Theatre in Washington, DC, and will air on the network March 14 at 8p. Honorees this year are Lee Daniels, Mellody Hobson, Eric H. Holder, Jr., Patti Labelle and L.A. Reid. Cynopsis caught up with BET chair/CEO Debra Lee on […]
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is stepping out of Capitol Hill and into wartime for Soldier Girls, another series she’ll helm for HBO. The Emmy-winning star and exec producer of HBO’s Veep is developing the series based on the nonfiction book Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War by Helen Thorpe, which tells […]
The final episode of Discovery’s Mythbusters airs Saturday, March 5 at 8p, immediately followed by Mythbusters: The Reunion at 9p. All five hosts, Adam Savage, Jamie Hyneman, Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara reunite to look back at the science show that began in 2002.
Fox’s The Grinder has cast Dean and Stewart’s mom. Ann Archer will play Lenore Sanderson-Grant, Dean Sr.’s ex-wife, reports TVLine. The character, described as adventurous, outspoken and unimpressed by her son’s TV-star status, turns up in an episode slated to air in early May.
The Television Academy is responding to the explosion in programming with new Primetime Emmy Awards rules and changes. The number of nominees in directing and writing categories for comedy and drama series has been increased to six nominees for 2016, and short form categories have been added. “This is a great problem to have for […]
Sarah Hyland (Modern Family) has landed the role of Lisa Houseman, Baby’s older sister, in special event movie Dirty Dancing. The three-hour filmed musical event will air on ABC.
Telemundo struck a multi-year deal with Spanish-language superstar Mario Kreutzberger, aka Don Francisco, until six months ago host of Univision’s long-running variety show Sabado Gigante. The agreement includes the creation of a joint production company to develop and produce original content and formats for Hispanics in the U.S. and globally. Kreutzberger will also serve as […]
Bravo is taking viewers along for the ride for the new season of The Real Housewives of New York City, launching Wednesday, April 6 at 9p. The net has partnered with On Location Tours to give bus riders a tour of locations from the upcoming season. First stop: Tipsy Parson.