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A&E reverses suspension: Phil Robertson won’t miss any ‘Duck Dynasty' episodes
Dec 27 (TheWrap.com) - “Duck Dynasty” supporters have won their standoff with A&E: The network has reversed its suspension of star Phil Robertson for making anti-gay comments, and he will not miss a single episode of the upcoming season. Shooting will resume...
December 27, 2013 - 4:38pm
August 12, 2013
Michele dedicates Teen Choice Award to Monteith
Lea Michele made her first public appearance following the death of her co-star and real-life boyfriend Cory Monteith at the Teen Choice Awa...
August 12, 2013 - 7:59am
July 23, 2013
Deputies: Bynes hospitalized after starting fire
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Amanda Bynes has been hospitalized for a mental health evaluation after a witness said he spotted flames on her pant legs...
July 23, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 16, 2013
Coroner: 'Glee' actor Monteith died of overdose
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- "Glee" actor Cory Monteith died of an overdose of heroin and alcohol, the British Columbia coroner's office said Tuesday. "There is no evidence to suggest Mr. Monteith's death was anything other than a most tragic accident," the office said...
July 16, 2013 - 4:20pm
July 15, 2013
More tests needed for cause of Monteith's death
The cause of "Glee" actor Cory Monteith's death remained unclear Monday, and authorities in Canada said it could take several days before toxicology test results are in.
July 15, 2013 - 4:59pm
July 2, 2013
'Antiques Roadshow' turns garage-sale finds, heirlooms into ratings gold for PBS for 18 years
The items arrive by the thousands, borne on furniture dollies, in Radio Flyer wagons or nestled carefully in owners' arms. The hodge-podge parade...
July 2, 2013 - 9:55am
June 20, 2013
Actor James Gandolfini, 51, dies of cardiac arrest
LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Gandolfini's lumbering, brutish mob boss with the tortured psyche will endure as one of TV's indelible characters...
June 20, 2013 - 6:40am
April 8, 2013
Annette Funicello, Mouseketeer and film star, dies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Annette Funicello, who became a child star as a perky, cute-as-a-button Mouseketeer on "The Mickey Mouse Club" in the 1950s,...
April 8, 2013 - 2:33pm
April 3, 2013
Leno to leave NBC's 'Tonight Show' next spring
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC on Wednesday announced its long-rumored switch in late night, replacing incumbent Jay Leno at "The Tonight Show" with Jimmy...
April 3, 2013 - 12:32pm
April 1, 2013
There's a 'Catch-22' in TV drama development
NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Mittell had other things to do last month when ABC aired a two-hour debut of the drama “Red Widow,” so he set his digital video recorder to capture it. Then the Middlebury College professor and Just TV blogger saw the show's disappointing ratings the next...
April 1, 2013 - 7:00am
March 20, 2013
After NBC's bad winter, can spring bring new life?
Can “Hannibal” and “Revolution” signal spring for NBC? What a bleak winter it's been for broadcast networks and their new scripted shows! While the jury is out for CBS’ “Golden Boy,” ABC's “Zero Hour” was a zero and “Red Widow,” based on early ratings, seems...
March 20, 2013 - 12:19pm
February 5, 2013
Super Bowl falls short of ratings record
NEW YORK (AP) — With a partial power outage, an overly excited quarterback and a game that suddenly turned from snoozer to sizzler, CBS had its hands full at the Super Bowl. The game fell short of setting a viewership record, but it stands as the third most-watched program in U.S....
February 5, 2013 - 9:16am
February 4, 2013
Oh the drama! Super Ads go epic
NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl ads this year morphed into mini soap operas. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson shrugged off aliens so he could get more...
February 4, 2013 - 11:14am
January 25, 2013
'Dallas' returns with J.R. Ewing's final schemes
J.R. Ewing wouldn't hesitate to cheat his fellow man. He also famously cheated death. In the second-season finale of “Dallas” back in 1980,...
January 25, 2013 - 1:52pm
January 15, 2013
20 years on, Katie Beers says kidnapping saved her
OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. (AP) — Being chained as a 10-year-old for more than two weeks in a coffin-size box in a suburban New York dungeon was, Katie Beers says 20 years later, “the best thing that happened to me” because it allowed her to escape a life of abuse. On the 20th anniversary...
January 15, 2013 - 8:57am