Key & Peele: We were too busy on our show to film an Obamacare sketch with President Obama
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Key & Peele: We were too busy on our show to film an Obamacare sketch with President Obama

Julie Chen on if we’ll get another 'Big Brother: All-Stars': 'I don’t think so'

Key & Peele: We were too busy on our show to film an Obamacare sketch with President Obama
“We had to turn him down,” says Jordan Peele. “We were making the season.” Adds Keegan-Michael Key: “We literally couldn’t fit it in to our schedules...So we actually had to relieve the president of his duties."


Chris from “Everybody Hates Chris” joins “The Walking Dead”
Tyler James Williams, who’s almost 22 and who most recently starred on “Go On," will play a character named Noah. No other details have been revealed.


Julie Chen on if we’ll get another “Big Brother: All-Stars”: “I don’t think so”
"I mean, look at the ratings for this past season — higher than last year, all new people,” she tells EW. "Look, we love the Will Kirbys, the Mike Boogies, and the Janelles, and they will always have a special spot in our hearts. And maybe they’ll make an appearance in some sort of stunt, but I think the beauty of this game is showing true fans who have never played it, who have played it just from their armchair at home, have a stab at it and realize, wow, I had no idea what I was in for. You keep the game more pure that way.” PLUS: Why “Big Brother 16” was the best season in years.


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CBS renews 'Big Brother' for 2 more seasons
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CBS renews 'Big Brother' for 2 more seasons

CBS renews “Big Brother” for 2 more seasons
That means the long-running-reality show, which debuted in 2000, will make it to Seasons 17 and 18. “Big Brother: After Dark” will also return next year, on the POP channel.

See Christopher Walken as Captain Hook on 'Peter Pan Live!'
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See Christopher Walken as Captain Hook on 'Peter Pan Live!'

John Rocker calls 'Survivor' the 'worst thing I’ve ever done'

See Christopher Walken as Captain Hook on “Peter Pan Live!”
Walken has admitted to EW that  “I’m not a good singer.”


“Chuck” alum Zachary Levi may return to NBC in a musical comedy
Levi is producing “Tuned” with Eva Longoria, about an ambitious New Yorker — potentially played by Levi — who has  musical hallucinations.


John Rocker calls “Survivor” the “worst thing I’ve ever done”
In an interview with a morning radio show, the controversial pitcher said of “Survivor,” which he’s competing on with his girlfriend: “I can sum it up by saying it’s the worst thing I’ve ever done.”


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'The Simpsons'-'Family Guy' crossover causes stir with 'your sister’s being raped' joke
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'The Simpsons'-'Family Guy' crossover causes stir with 'your sister’s being raped' joke

The Situation indicted for tax fraud, James Franco’s 'SNL' doc headed to Hulu

“The Simpsons”-“Family Guy” crossover episode causing a stir with a “your sister’s being raped” joke
Some are already troubled by the joke, which is set to air this Sunday. "I was blown out of my shoes when I saw the scene with the rape joke in it,” said Tim Winters of the Parents TV Council. "It really troubled me.” But in a recent interview, Seth MacFarlane defended the joke saying that “in context, it’s pretty funny.” Fox, meanwhile, would offer no comment when asked by the Associated Press.


The Situation indicted for tax fraud
Former “Jersey Shore” star Mike Sorrentino allegedly didn’t pay his taxes on $8.9 million in earnings. His brother is also being charged. If he’s convicted, The Situation could spend nine years in federal prison.


Val Kilmer’s “Real Genius” movie is set to become an NBC comedy
The Peacock is rebooting the 1985 film as a workplace comedy about a rock star-like genius and his sheltered, naive co-worker.


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'NCIS: New Orleans' has the most-watched new fall debut
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'NCIS: New Orleans' has the most-watched new fall debut

Riley Keough, Elvis Presley’s granddaughter, to star in Steven Soderbergh’s 'The Girlfriend Experience' on Starz

“NCIS: New Orleans” has the most-watched new fall debut
About 17.1 million watched the “NCIS” spinoff, which is respectable but not as big as last fall’s season premiere of “NCIS: LA.” Meanwhile, “NCIS” attracted 18 million viewers and “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” brought in 5.6 million.


Kathy Griffin is among the serious contenders to replace Joan Rivers on “Fashion Police”
According to The Hollywood Reporter, E! has made up a list of male and female candidates but has yet to formally talk to anybody since it’s still too soon after Joan’s death.


Riley Keough, Elvis Presley’s granddaughter, to star in Steven Soderbergh’s “The Girlfriend Experience” on Starz
The 25-year-old actress and model is set for the role Sasha Grey played in the TV remake of Soderbergh’s 2009 film.


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Chris Pratt opens up jars of pickles in his 'SNL' promos
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Chris Pratt opens up jars of pickles in his 'SNL' promos

ABC and NBC are vying to bring Eva Longoria back to TV

Chris Pratt opens up jars of pickles in his “SNL” promos
Watch the “Parks and Rec” star endure Kate McKinnon’s “creepiness.”


ABC and NBC are vying to bring Eva Longoria back to TV
NBC has offered the former “Desperate Housewives” star “Telenovela,” a sitcom that takes place behind the scenes of a telenovela that will use the resources of sister network Telemundo. ABC, meanwhile, is offering Longoria a comedy from the team behind “Trophy Wife.”


“The Sopranos” alum Michael Imperioli joins Amazon’s “Mad Dogs” pilot from “The Shield” creator
He’ll join Steve Zahn, Romany Malco and Ben Chaplin in a Shawn Ryan drama about a group of former frat brothers whose vacation to Belize is interrupted by murder and a psychotic gang.


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Kevin Hart to guest-judge 'Dancing with the Stars'
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Kevin Hart to guest-judge 'Dancing with the Stars'

In defense of 'True Detective' casting Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn

Kevin Hart to guest-judge “Dancing with the Stars”
The comedian will fill in for Len Goodman for next week’s Movie Night.


In defense of “True Detective's” casting Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn
There was plenty of Twitter hate greeting today’s long-anticipated announcement, but the "seen-better-days duo” of Farrell and Vaughn could actually work. PLUS: HBO couldn’t have cast a better actor than Vaughn.


Floyd Mayweather: My Showtime “All Access” show was all fake
The boxer told Nevada boxing regulators today that his reality show was completely staged. "I don't want to just sell a fight," Mayweather said. "I want to sell a lifestyle."


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HBO confirms Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell for 'True Detective' Season 2
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HBO confirms Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell for 'True Detective' Season 2

HBO confirms Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell for "True Detective" Season 2
Vaughn will play a career criminal named Frank Semyon, while Farrell will take on the role of “compromised detective” Ray Velcoro. The 2nd season will consist of eight episodes, the first two of which will be directed by Justin Lin. HBO also revealed Season 2's logline: “Three police officers and a career criminal must navigate a web of conspiracy in the aftermath of a murder.”

Miss America pageant responds to John Oliver’s 'Last Week Tonight' takedown
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Miss America pageant responds to John Oliver’s 'Last Week Tonight' takedown

'Super Creepy Rob Lowe' stars in a DirecTV ad

Miss America pageant responds to John Oliver’s “Last Week Tonight” takedown
The Miss America Organization said it was common practice to advertise the total figure offered for scholarships rather than what is actually being spent.


TruTV, the cable network formerly known as Court TV, is rebranding itself for comedy
The Turner cable network will introduce a “way more fun” tagline next month, plus four new comedies.


“Super Creepy Rob Lowe” stars in a DirecTV ad
Also meet the balding "Less Attractive Rob Lowe."


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'Gotham' debuts strong, 'Big Bang' dominates Monday night, 'Scorpion' scores 14 million
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'Gotham' debuts strong, 'Big Bang' dominates Monday night, 'Scorpion' scores 14 million

Years ending in 4 tend to be TV game-changers — will the same happen this year?

“Gotham” debuts strong, “Big Bang” dominates night, “Scorpion” scores 14 million
The Batman prequel gave Fox its best Monday launch since “Prison Break” in 2005, attracting 8 million viewers. Meanwhile, “The Voice” dropped, and so did “Dancing with the Stars” and “Sleepy Hollow.” ABC’s “Forever” brought in 8.3 million, while “The Blacklist” returned strong.


Years ending in "4" tend to be TV game-changers — will the same happen this year?
The “Rule of 4” is the reason there are so many big anniversaries this year, from “The Cosby Show’s” 30th to "Friends'" 20th to “Lost’s” 10th to “Gilligan’s Island’s” 50th."


TMZ: “SNL” is wrong to call our Kenan Thompson leaving report “incredibly inaccurate”
Says TMZ: “SNL says our story is ‘inaccurate as the season hasn’t even started and cast decisions aren’t made until the end of the season.’ But as we reported … this is not an SNL decision — it’s Kenan’s decision, and we know he’s already made it.”


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