'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' stars dress as the Kardashians for Halloween


"Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" stars dress as the Kardashians for Halloween
See eight-year-old Honey Boo Boo dressed up as Kris Jenner. PLUS: Jenny McCarthy dresses as Miley Cyrus' tongue, "Orphan Black" celebrates Halloween with fake storylines, Jimmy Kimmel has kids sing about Halloween candy, "PTI" guys dress as Tiger Woods and Lindsay Vonn, and Barbara Walters is Katy Perry.


Dick Wolf is sending 2 "SVU" detectives to his new cop show "Chicago PD"
Ice-T and Kelli Giddish will guest on the "Chicago Fire" spinoff.


Connie Britton is trying to find a way to get back on "American Horror Story"
When asked by Rolling Stone is she'll return, Britton said: "I hope so. I've actually have been talking to them this season, because they're down in New Orleans and I'm in Nashville. I've said, 'Okay, let's see if we can try to figure this out.'"


Barney Stinson's "HIMYM" cheerleader effect theory is real, psychologists find
A new study has confirmed Barney's theory that people look more attractive when they're in groups.


Conan O'Brien's 20th anniversary blooper reel was marred by another blooper

Watch what happens when Conan's staff blundered 20 Years of Bloopers. PLUS: Watch 1999 Conan hit on Jeri Ryan, Julianna Margulies, Gina Gershon and Famke Janssen.


An NBC News subsidiary may pay kidnap victim Hannah Anderson to make a doc about her ordeal
The potential deal is already raising ethical questions.


What "Parks and Rec" can learn from "Grey's Anatomy" about female friendship
The Leslie and Ann friendship is too one-sided, while the Cristina/Meredith friendship benefits from their shared ups and downs. PLUS: Aziz Ansari talks to Charlie Rose,


Discovery is going to Alaska for "Kodiak"
The four-part docuseries will chronicle the families living in dangerous Kodiak Island.


Mom who dressed her kids in "Breaking Bad" costumes says she got an apology from Aaron Paul
The mom, who wants to remain anonymous, faced a slew of criticism after Paul posted her Instagram pic of her kids dressed as Walter and Jesse on his account. She says: "The boys have never been exposed to 'Breaking Bad.'" PLUS: Check out a Walter White pumpkin and a Heisenberg mural.


Should Olivia Pope have a "Scandal" pregnancy?
Here are some pros and cons -- Pro: You'd have babydaddy drama. Con: Because that's what Tony Goldwyn wants. PLUS: Lisa Kudrow on her "Scandal" future, Darby Stanchfield on "Gladiating" while romancing David, take a "Scandal" trailer park tour, and why Olivia should dump Fitz once and for all.


Boston Red Sox World Series MVP David Ortiz is going on Letterman
He'll be on Monday's "Late Show."


"Glee's" Naya Rivera appeared on Arsenio's talk show at age 4
Rivera is returning to the Arsenio Hall show after 22 years. She first appeared to promote her 1991 sitcom "The Royal Family."


Kim Kardashian sues YouTube co-founder for posting her proposal online
Kardashian alleges that Chad Hurley crashed the proposal and shot footage to promote his new internet venture.


"The Glades" alum Matt Passmore headed to USA
The Aussie actor will play an investment banker whose wife is seeing a male escort.


David Arquette reveals Courteney Cox and her "Cougar Town" co-star broke up
In a drunken phone call to Howard Stern, Arquette revealed that Cox is no longer seeing Brian Van Holt -- who, incidentally, once dated Howard Stern's wife, Beth.


Daytime talk show "The Real" picked up for fall 2014

The talk show starring Tamera Mowry-Housley, Loni Love, Tamar Braxton, Adrienne Bailon and Jeannie Mai will also air on BET.


Physicists try to explain "Doctor Who's" spacetime

Read their paper, titled: "Traversable Achronal Retrograde Domains In Spacetime."


Watch a preview of James Cameron's Showtime climate change doc, with Matt Damon and Jessica Alba
"Years of Living Dangerously" also features Ian Somerhalder and Michael C. Hall.


Melissa Joan Hart: "Sabrina's" Salem the Cat turned me off of felines
"Being around that Salem cat too much … the set was covered in cat food," she says. "So yeah, I can't do cats anymore."


"Game of Thrones" star Jack Gleeson: Why I'm no longer a Pittsburgh Steelers fan
The actor, who plays, King Joffrey, lost interest in the Steelers after following them in 2009 and 2010.


Check out "The Big Bang Theory"-inspired art gallery
Artists are showcasing their favorite "Big Bang" moments.


French sensation "The Returned" kicks off tonight with "smart horror"
The eight-episodes Sundance Channel series is more upsetting than "The Walking Dead."

Lady Gaga to host "SNL" for the 1st time, followed by Josh Hutcherson


Lady Gaga to host "SNL" for the 1st time, followed by Josh Hutcherson
Lady Gaga will host and be the musical guest on Nov. 16. She previously was a musical guest in 2009 and 2011. The following week, "The Hunger Games" star Hutcherson hosts with musical guest HAIM.

Fox sets a 'Simpsons' tribute to Marcia Wallace for Sunday


Fox sets a "Simpsons" tribute to Marcia Wallace for Sunday

Fox will replace an "American Dad" repeat with a Season 3 episode that revolved around Edna Krabappel.


Starz teams with Owen Wilson on an '80s FBI drama set in the porn industry
Wilson will produce "WonderWorld," revolving around the FBI's infiltration of the mob-controlled porn industry during the Reagan administration.


George Romero: I turned down "The Walking Dead" because it's a "soap opera"
The "zombie auteur" said in a recent interview, "They asked me to do a couple of episodes of 'The Walking Dead' but I didn’t want to be a part of it. Basically it's just a soap opera with a zombie occasionally. I always used the zombie as a character for satire or a political criticism and I find that missing in what’s happening now."


"South Park" takes on the Obamacare website problems
Was last night's episode sympathetic to Kathleen Sebilius, the secretary of health and human services?


"Cougar Town" unveils its Season 5 promo, announces premiere date
The TBS comedy is back on Jan. 7.

NBC orders a Tina Fey comedy starring 'The Office's' Ellie Kemper


NBC orders a Tina Fey comedy starring "The Office's" Ellie Kemper
The Peacock has given a direct-to-series 13-episode order to a comedy in which Kemper plays a woman who "escapes from a doomsday cult and starts life over in New York City." The sitcom is from Fey and her "30 Rock" producing partner Robert Carlock.

Please don't make 'How I Met Your Father'!


Please don't make "How I Met Your Father"!

The "HIMYM" spinoff idea sounds unimaginative, says James Poniewozik. "When I say that HIMYF is a terrible idea, I say it out of love, not hate," he adds. "I wouldn't bother writing at all about the idea of spinning off a sitcom I didn’t care about. A spinoff is misguided not because of what’s bad about HIMYM but because of what is, or was, distinctively, lovably good about it."


"SpongeBob" fired
The harsh economic climate will hit Bikini Bottom in an upcoming episode titled, "SpongeBob, You're Fired!"


London restaurant is celebrating "Breaking Bad" with the Heisenburger
Lucky Chip in East London has a full "Breaking Bad" menu that includes a Jesse Pinkman burger, Los Pollos Hermanos-inspired chicken and Onion Frings. Each Heisenburger comes with free "blue meth" candy.


CW developing a drama based on "The Avenger" pulp magazine
"The Avenger" follows a young woman who lost her parents but learns she has a superpower that allows her to change her face. The pulp series dates back to 1939.


PBS will air "Vicious," a UK sitcom about a gay couple starring Ian McKellan
McKellen and Derek Jacobi play a constantly bickering couple who've lived in the same flat for nearly half a century.


Time Warner Cable lost 306,000 subscribers from its dispute with CBS
That represents about 10% of the customers affected by the blackout.


"Totally Biased's" viewership has disappeared on FXX
W. Kamau Bell is barely registering viewers on his talk show, except for the night his talk show runs after "It's Always Sunny" and "The League."


Carrie Fisher joins FXX comedy "Legit"

She'll play a comedy development executive.


World Series ends with 18 million viewers
Thanks to the Boston Red Sox victory, Fox posted the best night in the key 18-49 demo of any network since January.


Carol Burnett visits "Hawaii Five-0" as Aunt Deb

Check her out with Steve McGarrett from the Thanksgiving episode.


Yale's Skull & Bones is getting the ABC drama treatment
The secret society that counts George W. Bush and John Kerry as members is being developed into a drama based on the book "The Secrets Of The Tomb: Skull And Bones, The Ivy League And The Hidden Paths Of Power."


Amazon announces its 1st-ever drama pilots, including Chris Carter's "The After"
"The After" will join LAPD homicide detective drama "Bosch" on Amazon's slate of pilots that will be available for viewer feedback.


Elmo wore a tie for his visit to the White House

"Sesame Street's" Rosita, meanwhile, wore pearls during their presentation with Michelle Obama to promote healthy eating. PLUS: Aziz Ansari hangs with Grover.


Matt Lauer dresses as "Baywatch's" Pam Anderson for Halloween
Natalie Morales and Savannah Guthrie were "Laverne & Shirley," while Al Roker dressed as Mr. T this morning. PLUS: Ellen dresses as Nicki Minaj for Halloween.

Jimmy Kimmel apologizes to protesters in front of his studio


Jimmy Kimmel apologizes to protesters in front of his studio

"If I upset you, I'm very, very sorry. I did not mean to upset you," Kimmel said today in front of his Hollywood Blvd theater. Protesters carrying "Fire Jimmy Kimmel" signs are still upset over his airing of a kid saying "kill everyone in China" two weeks ago, even after ABC's apology.


Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst is developing a CW drama based on his rise to fame
"The Noise" will be Durst's 2nd attempt at making a TV show based on his life. Durst worked on "Douchebag" for CBS two years ago, about a rock star trying to juggle his family and wild side.


Peter Facinelli will play Whitey Bulger's enforcer in a Fox limited series
"Street Soldier" tells the story of Eddie MacKenzie, a boxer who served Bulger.


"American Idol" teases Season 13
Watch the promo from tonight's World Series game.


How MSNBC will cover the Nov. 22 JFK assassination 50th anniversary
There will be two hours of Chris Matthews, plus Al Sharpton's "50 Years of Guns" and Alec Baldwin will explore the mystery of Kennedy's death.


Fox creates printable Halloween masks from your favorite shows

Put on a Jess from "New Girl" mask, or one of "Family Guy's" Stewie.


Omarosa and Bethenny yell at each other
The two reality stars battled it out today on Bethenny Frankel's talk show, where Omarosa said: "It's different for you and I. I am an African-American woman. You get to walk around and be mediocre and you still get rewarded with things."


"Family Guy" unveils its own British royal family portrait

Featuring Prince George.


Tips for "Scandal": How other shows handled unexpected pregnancies
"How I Met Your Mother," "Sex and the City," "Mad Men" and "Grey's Anatomy" have been through this before. PLUS: Who should be the "Scandal" baby daddy?


Subway Sandwiches has seeped its way into many TV shows

From "Nashville" to "Chuck" to "Community," Subway has become a TV show product placement fixture over the past six years.


Jason Schwartzman calls "SNL's" Wes Anderson parody a career "definer"
"I loved it! It made me so happy," he says. "I can't express to you how much it meant to me."


"It's Always Sunny" tackles "Lethal Weapon 6"
The "Sunny" gang makes a sequel.


PBS will repeat its "American Masters" on Lou Reed
Check your local listings for airings over the next week.


Alexa Vega joins "The Tomorrow People"
The former "Spy Kid" will play Robbie Amell's rival.


Have supernatural shows made TV deaths boring when death isn't final?
On shows like "Ravenswood" and "The Vampire Diaries," death is temporary.


Denver Broncos get a special visit from "Tim Riggins"
Taylor Kitsch visited the team and showed them his new movie.


Scott Foley wouldn't have been able to handle "Felicity" fame in a Twitter world
Noel and Ben fans would've been "rabid" if Twitter existed when "Felicity" was on, he says. Back then, he says, he was "substantially more fragile... You know, now I just find them humorous, but I think back then I would have been devastated."


T-Bone Burnett on "Nashville": "It was a knockdown, bloody, drag-out fight, every episode"
The musician, whose wife created the ABC drama, had to quit because he didn't like the way his wife was treated.


Watch Amy Poehler & Will Ferrell making out as Conan sketch players 16 years ago

Ferrell was just beginning his "SNL" stint when he made an appearance on "Late Night" not as a guest, but as a sketch performer. The bit was written by Adam McKay, who would go on to collaborate with Ferrell on "Anchorman" and many of his other hits.


Was Meredith Vieira drunk tweeting?
It appears so, but Vieria insists she was not drunk.


"The Crazy Ones" casts Missi Pyle and Kurt Fuller
Pyle will play a Nancy Grace-type reporter.

CBS wants to spin off 'How I Met Your Mother' with 'How I Met Your Father'


CBS wants to spin off "How I Met Your Mother" with "How I Met Your Father"
The spinoff would feature a female spin on the "HIMYM" theme, with a whole new group of friends and a female version of Ted who's looking for her future husband. The spinoff may also re-use MacLaren’s Pub with the new friends appearing later in "HIMYM's" final season..

Comedy Central renews 'Key & Peele' and 'Drunk History'


Comedy Central renews "Key & Peele" and "Drunk History"
They'll be back for a 4th and 2nd season, respectively.


"The Simpsons" does a couch gag tribute to "The Hobbit"
Watch the opening to Sunday's episode, titled "4 Regrettings and a Funeral."


Ellen DeGeneres to release her 1st music compilation album

"Ellen's Gonna Make You Dance JAMS" will feature her favorite songs.


Jay Leno caught plagiarizing an old anti-Obama joke
From May 14: "Remember the old days when President Obama's biggest embarrassment was Joe Biden?" From last night: "Remember the old days when President Obama's worst embarrassment was Joe Biden?" PLUS: Leno welcoming Sen. Ted Cruz for his 1st late-night interview.


ABC Family is adapting "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle"

The 1992 film starring Rebecca De Mornay is poised for a remake.


Alyssa Milano and Shannen Doherty would be up for a "Charmed" movie
Both expressed interest when asked on Twitter.


ABC sells out Oscar ads at an all-time high
The network was charging between $1.8 million and $1.9 million per 30-second spot.


"Sesame Street" will help Michelle Obama promote fresh fruit and vegetables
Elmo and Rosita joined the First Lady today at the White House of r the "Let's Move!" announcement.


Ed Burns will write, direct, star in a TNT period crime drama
In "Public Morals," Burns will play a 1967 NYPD officer.

Report: It's "unlikely" that "Scandal" will make Olivia Pope pregnant, too


Report: It's "unlikely" that "Scandal" will make Olivia Pope pregnant, too
"It would slow Olivia and the show down," a source tells E!'s Kristin Dos Santos. She reports that "the most likely scenario is that (Kerry) Washington's pregnancy will be hidden and the production schedule will be slightly altered if needed."


"Glee's" final season may be set in New York City full-time
Producers are considering ditching Lima, Ohio and moving all the action to NYC. PLUS: Alex Newell signs record deal.


"The Daily Show" skewers CNN for dumbing down the news
Watch Jon Stewart's expose of "Is it a good thing or a bad thing?"


Adult Swim orders "Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories"
The dark comedy anthology series will be Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim's 3rd show on Adult Swim.


Check out "The Talk" stars in their Halloween costumes
Julie Chen is Tinkerbell.


Oprah tweets to Jenny McCarthy: I "don't have a shxt list"
"If I did you'd never be on it," Oprah wrote after McCarthy said on "Watch What Happens Live" that she's probably No. 4 on Oprah's Sh*t List after exiting a potential show with Harpo.


TBS' "The Pete Holmes Show" debuts to slightly lower numbers than George Lopez's talk show
Holmes did hold on to most of Conan's viewers in the key demo. PLUS: Holmes shares embarrassing secrets with "Girls" star Allison Williams.


Daniel Dae Kim signs TV producing deal with CBS TV Studios

The "Hawaii Five-O" star is launching his own production company with the makers of his show.


Chris Hardwick's "@midnight" does very well for Comedy Central

The new latenight show kept 90% of Stephen Colbert's important 18-34 audience last week.


"Sesame Street": Why we keep parodying adult shows, like "Homeland"
Exec producer Carol-Lynn Parente says the strategy is to hook the parents, so they'll hook their kids. She also reveals that the only time they had to ask permission to parody a show was for "SVU" so they could use the actual "chung chung" sound.


Ed O'Neill shows off his Sofia Vergara impression
Ellen got the "Modern Family" to do it for charity.


"True Blood's" Ryan Kwanten goes on a "Getaway" tonight on Esquire Channel
For "The Getaway," Kwanten heads to Los Angeles.


See "Revenge" wedding pics

Emily Thorne heads to the alter on Sunday.


27 actors who got their start on "Miami Vice"
From Julia Roberts to Chris Rock.


"Broadchurch" is coming out with a book
The British drama will be adapted into novel next year.


PBS releases a "Downton Abbey" trailer
Here's a glimpse of Season 4.

Ron Burgundy is returning to 'Conan'


Ron Burgundy is returning to "Conan"
Will Ferrell's "Anchorman" character will promote his new book and his new movie on Nov. 21.


Comedy Central renews "Brickleberry"
The animated comedy will be back for a 13-episode 3rd season.


"The X Factor" falls to its lowest-ever ratings thanks to "The Voice"
Both shows went head to head in the 9 pm hour.


Why "SNL" diversity is a question not just of fairness, but also of art
A diverse cast is an asset in a world where black females are a major part of popular culture.


Ashton Kutcher hired as a product engineer
Lenovo has tapped the "Two and a Half Men" star to help design its tablets.


VH1 announces a 4-part hip-hop documentary: "The Tanning of America"
Part of the Rock Doc franchise, "The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop" will air in February.


Meet the stars of TNT's "Private Lives of Nashville Wives"

Nashville is getting its own "Real Housewives"-type show.


Guy Fieri gets in a fight with his hairdresser
Caught on video!


"Royal Pains" star Paulo Costanzo is headed to "Criminal Minds"

He'll guest as a Kansas City police detective.


Ex-"Full House" child star is now a go-go dancer
Blake McIver, who played Michelle's frenemy Derek, has been go-go dancing at gay clubs.