Week of « Prev | Next »
1-20 of 47 items « Prev | Next »
Tavis Smiley Suspended by PBS After Accusations of Sexual Misconduct
36 minutes ago
Another prominent media figure is off the air at PBS: Tavis Smiley‘s self-titled talk show has been suspended indefinitely following “multiple, credible” accusations of sexual misconduct and abuse.
The news comes from our sister site Variety, who reports that PBS hired an outside law firm to investigate Smiley’s conduct after learning of “troubling accusations” about the talk-show host. The investigation revealed that Smiley engaged in multiple sexual relationships with female staffers, some of whom believed their continued employment with Smiley hinged on those sexual relationships. He was also accused of “creating a verbally abusive and threatening environment,” with »
Ask Ausiello: Spoilers on The Originals, Gotham, Roseanne, NCIS, Grey's, S.H.I.E.L.D., Timeless and More
2 hours ago
Got a scoop request? An anonymous tip you’re dying to share? Send any/all of the above to email@example.com
Question: I feel like we know a lot about The Originals’ fifth season… except for the Big Bad. Who is the Mikaelsons’ final enemy? —Karen
Ausiello: Well, that and a premiere date, am I right? Anyway, executive producer Julie Plec explains that while last season’s baddie — remember the Hollow? — will remain a present force in Season 5, the real enemy is far more complicated. “The Big Bad this year is launched from an ideology more so than one singular person’s nefarious desire, »
TVLine Items: Jackman's Christmas Song, Live Lip Sync Battle and More
3 hours ago
The X-Men actor, who’s currently starring in the P.T. Barnum biopic The Greatest Showman, will perform “Come Alive” from the movie during a commercial break in Fox’s live musical, which airs Sunday at 8/7c.
Per our sister site Variety, he’ll be joined by Greatest Showman castmates Zac Efron (High School Musical), Zendaya (K.C. Undercover) and Keala Settle (The Big C), as well as 150 dancers. Benj Pasek and »
Arrow Confirms Colton Haynes' Return: Find Out When (and Why) Roy Is Back
4 hours ago
More than three months after Colton Haynes teased an Arrow encore via Twitter — and just days after series lead Stephen Amell reignited that buzz by circulating an old video of them filming together — The CW has officially announced the when and why of Roy Harper’s return.
Haynes will be back for a short arc, the network says, starting with the 15th episode of this season. (Arrow returns from the holiday break on Thursday, Jan. 18, with Episode 10.)
NCIS Enlists 90210's Gabrielle Carteris for Twisty January Episode
5 hours ago
RelatedWhen Will Your Favorite Shows Return From the Holidays? Save the Dates!
TVLine has learned that the Beverly Hills, 90210 alum will guest-star in a late-January episode titled “Family Ties,” playing Julie Hart, the mother of a high school student who witnessed a crime that Gibbs’ team is investigating. Julie is described as having a huge heart and being fiercely loyal to her daughter — to a degree that paves the way for a bit of a twist. »
Timeless Trio Readies for Season 2's Opening Time Trip — 2018 First Look
7 hours ago
All aboard the lifeboat for another Timeless journey!
Having cheated cancellation earlier this year, the NBC drama is gearing up for its next time-travel adventure in TVLine’s exclusive first look from the Season 2 premiere.
RELATEDTimeless Scoop on Old Hollywood Trip
Coming off last season’s shocking revelations — Lucy’s mom is Rittenhouse! Flynn’s been arrested! Something is happening to Jiya! — Lucy, Wyatt and Rufus aren’t wasting any time getting back in the time-hopping lifeboat. And if it isn’t clear from the trio’s period-appropriate attire, the episode’s title confirms to when the season opener will »
Ratings: Bull Matches Its Season High, Chicago Med Dips to Season Lows
8 hours ago
CBS’ Bull this Tuesday drew 10.8 million total viewers and a 1.3 rating, rising 20 percent and two tenths from its last fresh outing (opposite This Is Us) to equal its second-largest audience of the season while matching its season high in the demo.
Bookending the Eye’s night, NCIS (12.5 mil/1.4) and New Orleans (8.9 mil/0.9) were steady.
Related2018 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble?
RelatedBrooklyn Nine-Nine Recap: Holt Threatened — Is [Spoiler] in Danger?
Mr. Robot Renewed for Season 4
9 hours ago
RelatedCable/Streaming Scorecard: What’s Renewed? What’s Cancelled?
Series creator Sam Esmail broke news of the series’ pickup on social media early Wednesday. “Calm down everyone,” he wrote on Instagram. “#MrRobot season_4.0 writers’ room is officially open for business.”
USA has not revealed how many episodes were ordered for Season 4, but conventional wisdom puts the number at 10.
SAG Awards: Big Little Lies, Glow, Stranger Things Lead Nominations
9 hours ago
Nominations for the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced on Wednesday morning, and HBO’s just-renewed Big Little Lies, Netflix’s rookie dramedy Glow and Netflix crowdpleaser Stranger Things led the TV field with four nods apiece.
HBO’s Game of Thrones followed with three nods.
Couple key takeaways: This Is Us landed a Best Drama Ensemble nod after getting snubbed last year; Netflix’s freshman drama Ozark put up a strong showing with nominations for leads Jason Bateman and »
Dynasty Video: A Tense Family Reunion Threatens Cristal's Happy Holiday
9 hours ago
If you think “Christmas with the Carringtons” sounds like a quaint made-for-tv movie, you’ll be very surprised by this week’s Dynasty.
RelatedDynasty Boss Breaks Down Claudia’s Reveal, the Show’s New Direction: ‘We’re Cranking Up the Crazy’
Sammy Jo’s mother Iris finally arrives in the United States during Wednesday’s fall finale (The CW, 9/8c), but her behavior in TVLine’s exclusive sneak peek might surprise you. More specifically, she isn’t nearly the monster Cristal has made her out to be — unless concealing one’s true intentions runs in their family. (Which, you know, »
2017 in Review: Omg-est Plot Twists!
10 hours ago
Life comes at you fast. Plot twists on your favorite TV shows come at you even faster.
In celebration of all the small screen moments that made us stop and say, “Whoa” this year, we’ve compiled a list of the biggest curveballs TV threw us in 2017. And while it probably goes without saying, we’re going to make sure everyone’s perfectly clear: There are spoilers galore in the gallery to the right.
Body switches. Revealed secret identities. Surprise siblings. Unexpected parentage. Nefariously revived-from-the-dead dragons. You name it, we’ve included it in our rundown.
Omg shockers from The Good Place, »
Riverdale Meets Charlie Brown in Fallon's 'Peanuts' Parody — Watch
11 hours ago
The expansion of the Riverdale Cinematic Universe has officially begun, with Kj Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Madelaine Petsch and Cole Sprouse all appearing in character during the Tonight Show sendup Peanuts.
The spot-on parody puts Jimmy Fallon’s Charlie Brown at the center of the action, with the central mystery involving the murder of Linus Van Pelt (#SecurityBlanketFail). Like Archie, Charlie Brown’s also got a thing going with his teacher Miss Othmar, and is inspired to write a song after learning that his friend has died. Steve Higgins and Questlove »
Brooklyn 99 Recap: Holt Threatened in Fall Finale — Is [Spoiler] in Danger?
21 hours ago
Brooklyn Nine-Nine on Tuesday closed out its exceptional fall run with two big returns and one not-so-thinly veiled threat.
RelatedWhen Will Your Favorite Shows Return From the Holidays? Save These Dates!
Before we get to any of that, let’s start with Rosa, who in the first half-hour not only came out as bisexual to the rest of the squad, but also to her parents (From Dusk Till Dawn’s Danny Trejo and Orange Is the New Black’s Olga Merediz), who were not nearly as understanding. She tricked Jake into attending dinner with Mom and Dad, who assumed that »
The Voice Top 8 Results Show Recap: Which Singers Survived the Bloodbath?
22 hours ago
And now, the end is near. Ahead of next week’s crowning of Chloe Kohanski as the winner Season 13 finals, The Voice cut four contestants on Tuesday. Based on Monday’s Top 8 performances, I’d have dropped Adam Cunningham, Keisha Renee, Davon Fleming and Chloe Kohanski — I know, I know. That’s sacrilege! (And yes, in hindsight, I was giving out A’s like they were certificates of participation; blame the Christmas spirit?) Based on TVLine’s Top 8 poll and iTunes sales, it looked like the same quartet was on the chopping block, except Noah was in trouble, not the »
Designated Survivor's Big 'Midseason Event,' 7 Months in the Making, Is Here
12 December 2017 4:42 PM, PST
On May 14 of this year, Kiefer Sutherland appeared on stage at ABC’s Upfront presentation to reflect on Designated Survivor‘s freshman run and then tease of Season 2 — quite far in advance — a “midseason event that I believe will knock the socks off of our audience.”
Well hold onto your Hanes, because that time arrives on Wednesday at 10/9c.
RelatedWhen Will Your Favorite Shows Return From the Holidays?
“We have been thinking about this [storyline] for a very long time,” showrunner Keith Eisner tells TVLine with a nod to Sutherland’s seven-month-old promise. Without spoiling the twist, he teases: “It’s »
SNL Promotes Colin Jost, Michael Che to Co-Head Writers in Season 43
12 December 2017 3:12 PM, PST
Saturday Night Live is doubling down on its commitment to Colin Jost and Michael Che, promoting the Weekend Update duo to co-head writers, NBC announced Tuesday. They will join current head writers Kent Sublette and Bryan Tucker.
Jost and Che — who in addition to headlining Weekend Update served as SNL staff writers — fill the void left by Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider; the former head writers left at the beginning of the current Season 43 to develop a series with SNL exec producer Lorne Michaels.
SNL also announced that »
The Punisher Renewed for Season 2
12 December 2017 1:34 PM, PST
Netflix is handing out more punishment: The streamer has renewed Marvel’s The Punisher for Season 2.
The announcement was made via a video on the show’s Facebook page.
RelatedJessica Jones Gets Season 2 Premiere Date, Spider Man-Mocking Teaser
The series follows Daredevil adversary The Punisher, aka Frank Castle (played by Jon Bernthal), as he uncovers a conspiracy that runs far deeper than New York’s criminal underworld. The vigilante must discover the truth about injustices that affect more than just the family that he lost.
Jill Hennessy to Play Kevin Bacon's Wife in Showtime Pilot City on a Hill
12 December 2017 1:00 PM, PST
Showtime’s drama pilot City on a Hill is adding a few more citizens to its population.
Crossing Jordan veteran Jill Hennessy has signed on as a series regular, TVLine has learned, joining Kevin Bacon and Underground‘s Aldis Hodge in the main cast. Bacon stars as FBI agent Jackie Rhodes, who teams up with district attorney Decourcy Ward (Hodge) in 1990s Boston to take on a family of armored-car robbers — and a corrupt and racist justice system.
Hennessy will play Jackie’s wife Jenny Rhodes, whose motivations might end up clashing with her husband’s. Known best for her »
She-Ra Cartoon Gets Netflix Reboot
12 December 2017 12:40 PM, PST
For the honor of Greyskull: The Princess of Power is back!
Netflix has given a series order to an updated version of the 1980s animated action series She-Ra, the streaming video service announced Tuesday.
Children of the ’80s will remember She-Ra as the alter ego of Princess Adora, He-Man’s twin sister, who leads a rebellion to free the planet of Etheria from tyrannical rule.
Noelle Stevenson (the Lumberjanes comic book series) will executive-produce the cartoon’s reboot, which is described as “a modern take on the ’80s girl-power icon for a new generation of young fans” that will be »
The Good Fight Sets Season 2 Premiere Date on CBS All Access
12 December 2017 12:29 PM, PST
The Good Fight will be back in session in less than three months.
CBS All Access announced Tuesday that the Good Wife spinoff’s 13-episode second season will launch on Sunday, March 4, 2018. Same situation as Season 1: New episodes will be available weekly on Sundays only to CBS All Access subscribers.
Here’s the official Season 2 logline:
1-20 of 47 items « Prev | Next »