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  • Stars react to 66th Emmy Awards nominations

    Updated: 25 min ago

    Stars react to nominations for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Thursday in Los Angeles: — "If the phone rings, I completely forget what's going on. I think someone is in trouble, someone is in jail, I'm in trouble, what could possibly be wrong? I immediately go to that place, and...

  • ABC says O'Donnell back on 'The View'

    Updated: 38 min ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rosie O'Donnell is back on "The View" for a most unexpected second act. ABC said Thursday that O'Donnell will return to the daytime chatfest, whose couch is nearly empty with the on-air retirement of show creator Barbara Walters and impending departures of Jenny McCarthy and...

  • Tennessee man pleads guilty in extortion case

    Updated: 48 min ago

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man who appeared on "The Millionaire Matchmaker" has pleaded guilty to trying to extort $2.5 million from the operators of a nuclear weapons plant in exchange for slides he allegedly claimed would be damaging if released publicly. The U.S. attorney's office...

  • Emmys nominations odds, ends, facts and figures

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A glimpse at fun facts about Thursday's Emmy nominations: PROUD TO BE NOMINATED: "Orange Is the New Black" co-star Laverne Cox is breaking down another barrier: She's the first openly transgender actress to be nominated for an Emmy. Other lesbian, gay, bisexual and...

  • A look at the top Emmy contenders

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A look at this year's Emmy contenders with the most nominations: ___ SERIES — HBO's "Game Of Thrones," 19 nominations — FX's "Fargo," 18 nominations. — FX's "American Horror Story: Coven," 17 nominations. — AMC's "Breaking Bad," 16 nominations. — HBO's "The...

  • It's official. It's true. Rosie's coming back.

    Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    ABC told us just the other day it would be “weeks” before anything would be announced about View co-hosts for the fall, but well, as ABC now says, “plans changed," according to USA TODAY. Rosie O’Donnell will reclaim her View throne, taking a seat next to Whoopi Goldberg, the only View...

  • Laverne Cox Is The First Transgender Performer To Be Nominated For An Emmy

    Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    Laverne Cox makes history today as the first out transgender individual to be nominated for an Emmy award, according to BuzzFeed. Cox earned a nod for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her portrayal Sophia Burset, a trans inmate. "Orange Is the New Black" received a number of...

  • 'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy nods

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The sprawling and bloodthirsty saga "Game of Thrones," defying the Emmy Awards' grudging respect for such fantasy fare, emerged as the leader in the nominations announced Thursday with 19 bids, including best drama series. Other top nominees included a pair of ambitious...

  • El Pinto to be subject of reality show

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque's El Pinto Restaurant and its identical twin brother owners have reached a deal to develop a reality show. In a press release, El Pinto says the 1,000-seat New Mexican restaurant in Albuquerque's far North Valley was chosen for its unique setting, its...

  • 'Walking Dead' shut out of major Emmy categories

    Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    The 2014 Emmy nominations are in, and while we saw plenty of familiar names in the mix — your Breaking Bads, your Veeps — we also saw a few surprises pop up in the major categories. Plus, some great shows and actors got sadly overlooked as well. Here's a rundown of this year's biggest snubs...

  • Joy Behar Rips Into Elisabeth Hasselbeck for ‘Hate-Filled Remark’ About Rosie O'Donnell

    Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    Good to see that Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck haven't lost any of that old spark. The Wrap reports the former “View” co-host took her former colleague to task during a Wednesday night appearance on CNN for comments Hasselbeck made that morning about Rosie O'Donnell, who is rumored to be...

  • Hollywood 'Godzilla' finally stomps home to Japan

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo is rolling out the red carpet for Hollywood's "Godzilla" remake although the nation that gave birth to the fire-breathing monster is seeing the latest movie after it opened everywhere else. "Godzilla," opening in the U.S. May 16, has grossed more than $488 million globally....

  • 'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy Award nominations, including for best drama series

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — 'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy Award nominations, including for best drama series .

  • Lifetime orders 'Clan of the Cave Bear' pilot

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Lifetime TV channel says it has ordered a drama pilot based on the best-selling works of the author of "The Clan of the Cave Bear." Lifetime said Wednesday that the project's executive producers include filmmakers Ron Howard and Brian Grazer. The pilot is titled "The...

  • 'Orphan Black,' 'Broadchurch' back for new seasons

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — BBC America is bringing the critically acclaimed dramas "Orphan Black" and "Broadchurch" back for new seasons in 2015. The cable channel said Wednesday that the third season of "Orphan Black" will include 10 episodes. In the eerie drama, Tatiana Maslany plays...

  • Lisa Whelchel and Kim Fields reunite for TV movie

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Move over Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth. A couple of other old TV pals are reuniting, too. Lisa Whelchel and Kim Fields, who co-starred on the hit sitcom "The Facts of Life," are teaming in a new Hallmark Channel movie called "For Better Or For Worse," airing...

  • 'Under the Dome' off to slow start this season

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — A substantial number of the people who made CBS' "Under the Dome" the surprise hit of last summer appear to have lost interest in the fate of the fictional town of Chester's Mill, Maine. The second-season premiere of the show about a town placed under a mysterious dome,...

  • Nielsen's top programs for June 30-July 6

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 30-July 6. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. "America's Got Talent" (Tuesday), NBC, 11.14 million. 2. "Under the Dome," CBS, 9.41 million. 3. "60 Minutes," CBS, 8.59 million. 4. "NCIS," CBS, 8.13 million. 5....

  • Vintage stars return for real-life 'Heartbreakers'


    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Investigation Discovery is going to camp this summer. Campy TV, that is. Departing from its usual true-crime reality fare, the network is unrolling "Heartbreakers," which brings back stars from the past in scripted melodramas that happen to be based on true life....

  • 'Naked and Afraid' participants share naked truth


    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — How do you prepare to be a survivalist-in-the-buff on "Naked and Afraid"? One way: You start at the bottom and work up. "I walked around barefoot for months," said Dani Julien, who then spent 21 days undressed in the wilderness on the popular Discovery Channel...



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