CW shakes up Mondays, benches 'Beauty and the Beast'


CW shakes up Mondays, benches "Beauty and the Beast"
"Hart of Dixie" will move to Fridays in the spring, as "Star-Crossed" and "The Tomorrow People" take over Monday nights.


Did Tina Fey take a car ride with Jerry Seinfeld?
Seinfeld this morning released a teaser of the new "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" season, featuring the voices of Howard Stern and apparently Tina Fey.


VH1 orders a white female rappers reality show from Ryan Seacrest

"Girls In The Game" will follow what VH1 says is "a group of up-and-coming white female rappers as they aspire to and struggle for fame."


Watch more Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Golden Globes promos

NBC has released two promos featuring the comedy duo.


Happy 90th birthday, Bob Barker!
"The Price is Right" host enters his 90s today. Go behind the scenes of his "Price" return, which airs today.

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Report: 'SNL' recently held a secret audition for black female comedians


Report: "SNL" recently held a secret audition for black female comedians
Apparently Lorne Michaels is serious about adding a black female cast member, as there was reportedly a special showcase held Dec. 1 at the Groundlings in L.A. just for black females.


"Game of Thrones" invites fans to roast King Joffrey
Check out the new website, RoastJoffrey.com.


Golden Globes voters love shiny new things, as this year's nominations prove

From Tatiana Maslany to Taylor Schilling, the Globes' TV nominations showed that it's the awards show that wants to be first to give its stamp of approval. PLUS: Was this a snub-free year for TV nominees?, the biggest shocks and snubs, the 30 biggest snubs, what was Taylor Schilling's reaction, Tatiana Maslany's phone started "blooping" a lot, and more TV nominee reactions.


Ashley Benson slams photoshopped "Pretty Little Liars" poster
"Our faces in this were from 4 years ago.....and we all look ridiculous," she wrote on Instagram. "Way too much photo shop. We all have flaws. No one looks like this. It's not attractive."


NBC postpones "It's a Wonderful Life" for "The Sound of Music Live" rerun
The annual airing that was scheduled for Saturday has been pushed back to next Saturday.


Heather Locklear as "Murphy Brown"?
Diane English and Candice Bergen talk to Katie about how network execs were pushing for another famous blonde for the CBS comedy.


"Wholock": "Doctor Who" meets "Sherlock"
Check out a mashup of the two BBC series.


Report: Martha Stewart to ax 100 staffers

The NY Post reports that Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is in such bad shape that Stewart has to drop 25% of her employees.


"Duck Dynasty" stars entertain the troops in Afghanistan

Willie and Jep Robertson took part in a USO tour.


Damian Lewis apologizes to Sir Ian McKellen

The "Homeland" star made disparaging comments that some believe were targeted at "The Hobbit" star.


Lea Michele opens up to Ellen about Cory Monteith's death

"Grief goes with you every day, whatever you're doing," she says in her first sit-down TV interview since her boyfriend's death.


Watch "The Simpsons'" Christmas couch gag
For Sunday's "White Christmas Blues."


"South Park" makes fun of Kim Kardashian's body

She has the body of a hobbit!


Miley Cyrus to ring in the new year with Ryan Seacrest

She'll perform on ABC just before the ball drops.


Steve Carell interrupts a British TV weather forecast

Watch Carell as he promotes "Anchorman 2" in the UK.


ABC orders 4 more "Shark Tank" episodes

Season 5 will now have a total of 28 episodes.

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Golden Globes TV noms: Netflix and 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' score, 'Homeland' and 'Mad Men' snubbed


Golden Globes TV noms: Netflix and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" score, "Homeland" and "Mad Men" snubbed

"Masters of Sex" and "House of Cards" were the two newbies to score noms in the best drama series category, while "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" was the only new comedy to score a nomination in the best comedy/miniseries category, joining sibling "Parks and Recreation." Meanwhile, "Orphan Black's" Tatiana Maslany, "Ray Donovan's" Liev Schreiber, "Orange Is the New Black's" Taylor Schilling, "Masters of Sex's" Michael Sheen, "The Blacklist's" James Spader and "House of Cards'" Kevin Spacey scored drama acting nominations. And Michael J. Fox and Andy Samberg will compete against each other for best comedy/musical actor. PLUS: "House of Cards" and "Behind the Candelabra" had the most nominations, at four apiece," "Breaking Bad" earns 3 nominations, Kerry Washington scores her first Golden Globes nomination, HBO No. 1 among networks with 9 nominations, and Oprah snubbed for "The Butler."

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'Glee' casts 'Pitch Perfect' star Skylar Astin


"Glee" casts "Pitch Perfect" star Skylar Astin
He'll play Jean-Baptiste, the lead singer of New Directions rival Throat Explosion.


FX orders "Tyrant" from "Homeland" producers
The drama, premiering next summer, tells the story of "an unassuming American family drawn into the workings of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation."


Tom Berenger to play Scott Caan's dad on "Hawaii Five-0"
He'll appear with Melanie Griffith, who will play Danny's mom.


Conan O'Brien goes on a Hollywood car journey with Ice Cube and Kevin Hart
Watch their promotion for the ride-sharing mobile app Lyft.


Ryan Murphy on "American Horror Story" midseason finale: "Keep watching"
Murphy says "Head" was his fave episode of "Coven" so far. PLUS: Gabourey Sidibe on Queenie's fate, and is "AHS" racist or radical?


Amy Poehler & Billy Eichner do a Christmas-themed "Billy on the Street" for Jimmy Kimmel
Watch them bombard NYC pedestrians with Christmas carols.


Kelly Clarkson will play herself on "Nashville"

She'll record Gunnar and Scarlett's "Fade Into You."


"The X Factor" borrows from "The Voice"

On Wednesday's show, the four semifinalists had to perform duets against each other, just like on "The Voice."


Hayden Panettiere joins Ukraine protests to support her future brother-in-law
The "Nashville" star is engaged to Wladimir Klitschko, whose brother Vitali is leader of Ukraine's opposition.


Comedy Central announces its winter schedule

"Workaholics" returns Jan. 22.


Taye Diggs & Idina Menzel separate
The "Private Practice"-"Glee" couple have been married for 10 years.

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A 'Trailer Park' reality franchise?: TLC's 'Welcome to Myrtle Manor' adds 'Trailer Park' to its name


A "Trailer Park" reality franchise?: TLC's "Welcome to Myrtle Manor" adds "Trailer Park" to its name

TLC and The Weinstein Company that "Trailer Park: Welcome to Myrtle Manor" will spawn more "Trailer Parks" spinoffs.


Julie Chen: "The View" has lost its way -- it doesn't know what to do with Jenny McCarthy's talent

"('The View') has lost its way is my feeling," "The Talk" star tells "Extra," "because they don't really talk about politics anymore and when they do, no one is really trying to hear what Jenny is saying… That's how I feel. I don't think she's suited for what they used to do." Chen adds that McCarthy is better suited for a show like "The Talk."


"Sons of Anarchy's" Season 6 finale was its 3rd-most-watched episode ever
With 5.2 million viewers, it was also the highest-rated season finale in the show's history.


Jimmy Kimmel reveals an alternate ending to his viral twerking girl on fire prank

The unaired ending is now on YouTube. PLUS: Tom Hanks & Wiz Khalifa create a Christmas card for one Kimmel audience member.


Fox shows are now available on Xbox One
Xbox One users can watch shows like "New Girl" and "Almost Human" if their cable company allows it.


"Parks and Rec" invites Jean-Ralphio back for Episode 100

The Saperstein family will be reunited. PLUS: Rent-A-Swag really does exist.


"Today" apologizes for "offensive" joke about Nelson Mandela memorial sign language interpreter
During the 9 o'clock hour, a producer popped up to give his own fake sign language.


Create your own "Game of Thrones"-inspired paper snowflakes

Each based on the sigils of the major houses.


Ellen DeGeneres uses her talk show to deny marriage problems with Portia de Rossi

In an unusual move, Ellen addressed a magazine report claiming their marriage "crumbles."


Is "The Mindy Project" just rehashing "When Harry Met Sally"?

A new video shows just how much influence the classic Billy Crystal-Meg Ryan movie has had on Mindy Kaling's Fox comedy.


"The Bridge" promotes Emily Rios and Matthew Lillard
They'll become series regulars in Season 2.


Why "Taystee" from "Orange is the New Black" is the breakout star of 2013
Danielle Brooks has proven to be one of Hollywood's "precious gems."


How does "Downton Abbey" tea taste?
The "Downton" tea truck hit NYC streets today.


Old Spice Guy Isaiah Mustafa makes a comeback -- in Britain

Mustafa is back to his Old Spice ways in a new UK ad campaign.


"I Love Lucy" is coming to Blu-ray

Season 1 in Blu-ray will be available March 18.


See "SYTYCD" stars tWitch & Allison's wedding photo
The couple got married Tuesday at Nigel Lythgoe's villa.


NBC tonight presents "Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale"
Tonight's special features Trisha Yearwood, Reba McEntire and Ken Jeong.

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Bio channel will be rebranded as 'FYI'


Bio channel will be rebranded as "FYI"

A&E's Biography spinoff channel will be converted into an upscale lifestyle channel.


"Arrow" gets Robert Knepper to play a villain

The "Prison Break" alum will play the "Clock King."


16 female TV characters who were cyberbullied in 2013
From Skyler White to April Kepner to Dana Brody, "it's hard to be a woman on television without the internet saying horrible and disgusting things about you," as Kate Aurthur points out.


Simon Cowell mulls doing "The X Factor" 1 night a week

"X Factor" may follow "Dancing with the Stars" with a one episode per week format.


Should SNL's "I Wish it Was Christmas Today" be considered a classic Christmas song?
The song, which debuted 13 years ago from Horatio Sanz, Jimmy Fallon, Chris Kattan and Tracy Morgan, has become a "Saturday Night Live" mainstay -- and it will probably be featured next week when Fallon returns to host "SNL."


"Scandal's" Columbus Short is upset he wasn't on "The Power Rangers"
He tells Conan he really wanted to be the Black Power Ranger.


Check out the trippy poster for Syfy's "Helix"
"Play God. Pay the Price," states the promo for Ron Moore's new series.


Original "Ironside" star dies
Don Mitchell, 70, played an ex-con turned cop who aided Raymond Burr's character in the '70s police drama.


Spike TV orders "Basket Case" from Rob Reiner

Reiner is set to produce a TV series based on the Carl Hiaasen book about an investigative reporter.

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Showtime renews 'Episodes' for Season 4


Showtime renews "Episodes" for Season 4
Matt LeBlanc's comedy, which returns for a 3rd season on Jan. 12, will return in 2015 for a nine-episode 4th season.

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SAG Award nominations honor 'Breaking Bad' and '30 Rock,' snub 'drama' 'Orange is the New Black'


SAG Award nominations honor "Breaking Bad" and "30 Rock," snub "drama" "Orange is the New Black"

"Breaking Bad" scored four nominations, the most of any TV series. But the SAG Awards snubbed "The Good Wife," "House of Cards," "Parks and Recreation," "Mad Men" and "Orange is the New Black," which entered itself as a drama. PLUS: Edie Falco and Alec Baldwin set a SAG Awards nomination record.


Guy Pearce to play Sean Hayes' love interest

The "Memento" star is set to guest on "Sean Saves the World."


Gail O'Grady is coming to "Revenge"
The "NYPD Blue" vet will play the first Mrs. Grayson.


Jimmy Smits reacts to the "Sons of Anarchy" season finale

"It's no accident that both of these characters have little cuts on their heart," he says.


"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." hits another low
The fall finale attracted 5.9 million viewers.


Lizzy Caplan: I had to get wasted to perform "True Blood" sex scenes
She tells Chelsea Handler: "On 'True Blood'—I've never told anybody this—but I was so nervous and I was so drunk that after I shot the scene I was going up to the crew members—and I had just met all these people the day before—and I was going up to all of them like, 'You got a boner! You do! You've got one!' It was horrible. Horrible!"


Preview Amy Poehler & Tina Fey's Entertainment Weekly issue
The comedy duo are this week's guest editors.


"Doctor Who" teases its Christmas special
Watch a preview of Matt Smith's final go as the Doctor.


Kevin Dillon's broken hand won't keep him from filming the "Entourage" movie
Dillon wouldn't say how he broke his hand.


New Netflix cartoon will be voiced by Aaron Paul, Will Arnett and Amy Sedaris

They'll star in "BoJack Horseman," about a humanoid horse played by Arnett.


Watch a preview of Mark and Donnie Wahlberg's "Wahlburgers"
See the brothers as reality stars.


"Ripper Street" could return for a 3rd season

Video-on-demand company LoveFilm is considering reviving the canceled BBC series.


Maria Menounos beats lawsuit against her "Access Hollywood" stylist
The "Extra" host was accused of defaming her former stylist at a party two years ago.


E-Trade's talking baby is done with the Super Bowl
E-Trade has opted to not run a Super Bowl for the first time since 2007.

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Kurt Sutter had 'Sons of Anarchy's' Season 6 finale shocker planned for years


Kurt Sutter had "Sons of Anarchy's" Season 6 finale shocker planned for years
"I knew early on in the series," he says. "I won't say from the very beginning, but fairly early on ... Obviously, I wasn’t quite sure of the circumstances that would get us there, but I knew that that’s what we were ultimately writing towards." PLUS: Maggie Siff on how she prepared for the finale, Sutter is surprised by hatred toward Tara, Rockmond Dunbar and Theo Rossi talk about their pivotal scenes, and Katey Sagal talks "Team Gemma."

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NBC will re-air 'Sound of Music Live' on Saturday


NBC will re-air "Sound of Music Live" on Saturday
Meanwhile, the original broadcast has now surpassed 21 million viewers, with three million watching via DVR. PLUS: Why NBC should pick "Cinderella" with Beyonce for next year's live musical.


Watch John Goodman's "SNL" promos
This will be Goodman's 13th time hosting -- just don't mention Roseanne. PLUS: Cecily Strong says, "it's a good time to be a woman on the show."


"Sons of Anarchy's" Tara has become a target of "fan-bros"
Maggie Siff's character has become the new Skyler from "Breaking Bad" -- the latest female to be demonized for getting in the way of the bad-boy protagonist. As Siff herself put it, "I think it’s the hostility that’s the most disturbing thing — the amount of vehemence or anger or righteousness that people can feel when they say, 'She should be shot. She should be killed.'"


"Suits" star Patrick J. Adams gets to guest on one of his fave shows, "Orphan Black"
Months ago, Adams tweeted that the BBC America series "is a masterclass in all things television. I’m a better actor after watching Tatiana work."


Has hate-watching become a ratings strategy?
It seems to be working with programming like "Sound of Music Live" and "Bonnie and Clyde."


Jenna Fischer and Judith Light to star in Neil LaBute's DirecTV short film series
They'll each star in a 10-minute short film.


Discovery mulls owning Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel

Discovery Communications is considering an offer to acquire Scripps Networks.


Former "Walking Dead"/"Vampire Diaries" actress pleads guilty to sending ricin to Obama
Shannon Guess Richardson, who played small guest roles on both shows, pleaded guilty so that she wouldn't serve more than 18 years in prison.


E! announces a 2-hour "I Am Britney Jean" documentary starring Britney Spears

The Dec. 22 film will go behind the scenes of Britney's new Las Vegas show.


John Oliver promises a "fantastic explanation" for his "Community" absence
The explanation, he says, "makes simultaneously complete sense, as well as no sense whatsoever."


Has "The Voice" ruined itself with overproduction?
The NBC reality show no longer seems to be about finding a "voice."


Bette Midler as Mae West: Should an icon play an icon?
While Midler seems perfect for the HBO role, it'll be hard separating her from the classic screen star.


Jennifer Lawrence used "Real Housewives of New Jersey" for inspiration in her new movie
Her "American Hustle" accent may be based on the Bravo reality show.


"Bible-mafia" drama series "King David" is in the works
eOne's "King David" plans to mash up the mafia and the bible.


Peter Capaldi's "Doctor Who" costume will mix the old and the new

The costume, which is being kept under wraps, will try to give a nod to Capaldi being the oldest Doctor, while also looking towards the future. PLUS: "Who" meets "Powerpuff Girls."


Katie Couric admits she screwed up with her HPV vaccine episode
"We simply spent too much time on the serious adverse events that have been reported in very rare cases following the vaccine," she wrote on The Huffington Post. "More emphasis should have been given to the safety and efficacy of the HPV vaccines."


NBC interested in standup comic Jerrod Carmichael

The up-and-coming comedian is developing a sitcom project for the Peacock.


Meet "The Real World: Ex-Plosion" cast, plus their exes
MTV has put up a video of the seven strangers and their former significant others. PLUS: Check out the interior decoration of the new "Real World" house.


"Crocodile Hunter" gets autotuned
Watch a tribute to the late Steve Irwin.


Watch a preview of "Broad City"
The Comedy Central show from producer Amy Poehler premieres Jan. 22.


"SYTYCD" stars wed
Stephen "Twitch" Boss and Allison Holker tied the knot today at Nigel Lythgoe's winery.

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