The NFL is apparently looking for a repeat performance for Super Bowl 50. Entertainment Weekly writes that Bruno Mars has been asked to headline the halftime show this season. He previously held the spot for Super Bowl XLVIII in 2014 with a guest appearance from the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Reps for Mars and the league did not respond to EW’s request for comment.
Former teen idol David Cassidy is in critical condition at a Florida hospital, suffering liver and kidney failure. The troubled Partridge Family star, 67, had struggled with a drinking problem and this year said he was suffering from dementia. Later in his career, Cassidy starred in ABC Family comedy Ruby & The Rockits in 2009, […]
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TV Land has cut ties with two more original series, canceling Lopez after two seasons and late-night comedy Throwing Shade after one. In addition, the Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone-produced comedy, Nobodies, is moving to flagship Viacom scripted brand Paramount Network.
FOX issued a put pilot order for comedy One Hit Wendy. Julianne Hough (Dancing With the Stars) stars as a singer who peaked at 18 and is now trying to guide her talented niece through the music biz.