House of the Dragon, episode 6, review: this spectacular series now has a monster to match

We are now six episodes into House of the Dragon (Sky Atlantic). During those episodes, Lord Larys Strong (Matthew Needham) has appeared on screen for a total of approximately 10 minutes. That’s less than three per cent of the series to date. Despite this, he is already, without the faintest shadow of a doubt, House … Read more

Celebrating a century of talent: ABC highlights ‘Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music and Laughter’

ABC has a special that’s a century in the making! It’s about a TV pioneer who used comedy to push the envelope in one series after another. “Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music and Laughter” is a celebration of one man’s life and legacy. “I am going to be as surprised and pleased–or offended–as anybody … Read more

Emmy-winning comedy ‘Abbott Elementary’ is back for new season

LOS ANGELES — The cast and crew of “Abbott Elementary” are on the move. They’ve gathered their pencils, chalk, paper and notebooks and are moving from Tuesday nights to Wednesday nights on ABC. “We’re so happy to be back at it, and back with each other and just back making this show that we really … Read more

Teller, Gleeson, Megan Thee Stallion to host first ‘SNL’ shows

NEW YORK — Straight out of “Top Gun: Maverick,” actor Miles Teller will host the opening episode of the 48th season of “Saturday Night Live” on Oct. 1. Pulitzer Prize winner Kendrick Lamar will be the musical guest on opening night, his third appearance on “SNL,” NBC said on Tuesday. It promises to be a … Read more

Selma Blair says ‘Dancing with the Stars’ marks new chapter for her: ‘This is a gift of a lifetime’

LOS ANGELES — Among the 16 new competitors coming into this ballroom this season on “Dancing with the Stars” is actress Selma Blair. Last fall, Selma shared her experiences dealing with multiple sclerosis by shooting a documentary, “Introducing Selma Blair.” Now she says she is invigorated by this new challenge. Blair says a big part … Read more

Heartbreak High reboot cast on bringing progressive diversity for a new generation

Ayesha Madon, James Majors and Chloe Hayden talk Netflix’s diverse, progressive Heartbreak High reboot. Source link

‘Jeopardy!’ champ Ryan Long gearing up for show’s ‘Tournament of Champions’

“Jeopardy!” superstar Ryan Long received a miniature Liberty Bell from Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney on Tuesday in honor of his achievements on the popular game show.  The Mt. Airy resident won 16 “Jeopardy!” games earlier this year, the ninth longest winning streak in the show’s history. He earned just under $300,000 amid a stretch of episodes … Read more

How Drew Barrymore Became a Bizarro Fixture of Daytime TV

At least twice this summer, Drew Barrymore danced in the rain. Or frolicked in it. Or just went outside and stood in it—it’s not exactly clear. Our only clue is a pair of videos that the forty-seven-year-old actress, director, and talk-show host posted to her TikTok feed. In the first, from May 29th, Barrymore stands … Read more

Zendaya, Sudeikis and Smart repeat as Emmy winners

LOS ANGELES — The HBO drama “Succession” and comedy “Ted Lasso” took top honors at the Emmy Awards in a ceremony that spread its awards between repeat winners and also honored several first-timers. Jason Sudeikis and Jean Smart collected back-to-back comedy acting trophies, while Zendaya picked up her second drama actress prize for “Euphoria.” Several … Read more