Fox's 'I Wanna Marry ‘Harry’' pranks single women into competing for a fake Prince Harry

Fox's "I Wanna Marry ‘Harry’” pranks single women into competing for a fake Prince Harry
Twelve single American women will be flown to a palatial home in Britain, where they’ll get to spend time with, unbeknownst to them, a Prince Harry lookalike.


"Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” books Amy Acker
She’ll play Audrey, the famous cellist first mentioned in “The Avengers.”


Kit Harrington used a butt double on “Game of Thrones”
Harrington tells GQ that a crew member had to fill in for him because he was injured. “When it came down to it I had a broken ankle,” he says, “so the only time you saw my ass, it wasn’t my ass.” Harrington also wants more male nudity on the show: "It's only right, if you're going to make a show where nudity and sex is a large part of it, that you be a part of that," PLUS: Watch 3 “Game of Thrones” seasons summed up in 9 minutes, check out new photos from Season 4, “Game of Thrones” gets autotuned, and Sophie Turner says “I’d like at least a whole episode dedicated to my death."


Linus Roache joins “The Blacklist”
The “Law & Order” alum will play the “Kingmaker."


Joan Rivers slams Lena Dunham: “Girls” star is encouraging her fans to “stay fat”
"You are sending a message out to people saying, 'It's okay! Stay fat! Get diabetes. Everybody die! Lose your fingers,” Rivers tells Howard Stern.


E! orders "Kourtney and Khloe Take The Hamptons”
It’s the latest Kardashian spinoff.


Did “Glee” ripoff “30 Rock’s” parody of “Friends”?
Last night, “Glee” did a “Chums” joke,” just like “30 Rock” did.


“Entourage’s” Perrey Reeves joins “Covert Affairs”
She’ll be a recurring guest star next season.


Showtime orders Morgan Spurlock’s “Seven Deadly Sins”
The documentarian will explore the weird and darkly comic world of sin.

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'NCIS' ratings go up for New Orleans-based spinoff episode

“NCIS” ratings go up for New Orleans-based spinoff episode
Last night’s episode with Scott Bakula saw a rise of 4%. PLUS: “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” up with its season finale.


Oprah going on tour
She’s taking her pals Deepak Chopra, Elizabeth Gilbert, Rob Bell and Iyanla Vanzant on an eight-city weekend tour to bring "empowerment, resilience and authenticity.”


Josh Charles called “Parks and Rec’s” Retta to console her
"After watching my tweets he called to say he was concerned,” she says. "He basically trying to console me cuz he knew I was a wreck.”


Mindy Kaling responds to complaints that she’s only dating white guys on “Mindy Project”
“Do people really wonder on other shows if female leads are dating multicultural people?” she asked at Paleyfest. "Like I owe it to every race and minority and beleaguered person. I have to become the United Nations of shows?”


Is HBO trying to take down “House of Cards” with its “True Detective” Emmy decision?
The Netflix series had emerged as a critical favorite, which may have prompted HBO to put “True Detective” in the drama series category, instead of miniseries.


Chloe Sevigny’s “Those Who Kill” will air on Lifetime Movie Network
A&E had pulled the serial killer drama two weeks ago.


Could a “Community” movie actually happen?
There’s been increasing talk of putting the NBC comedy on the big screen — after Season 6.


El Rey Network renews “From Dusk Till Dawn”
The Season 2 pickup comes two weeks into its Season 1 run.


NBC acquires “Taxi Brooklyn” starring Chyler Leigh and Jennifer Esposito
The series from Luc Besson is based on the director’s “Taxi” film franchise.


“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” co-creator talks about the big season finale
"This just seemed like a good way to throw a wrench into the precinct dynamics for a while -- how much of his assignment we will or won't work into S2 remains to be seen,” says Michael Schur. PLUS: That’s how to do a sitcom season finale, the finale proved how great it’s become and it set up Season 2 for a strong start.


Jimmy Kimmel asks kids to reveal the naughtiest words they know
Just how dirty did it get?


E!’s new slate includes “Botched,” “Christina Milian,” “Gucci” and “The Receipt”
“Pretty Young Things,” “Lance Bass Wedding” and “Spin Out” are also coming to E!


Jayma Mays doesn’t expect to return to “Glee”
"It is probably (the end) for me, for my character, but I'm not sure about the show itself,” she tells Chelsea Handler.


“Bachelorette” Ashley Hebert is pregnant
She and J.P. Rosenbaum are expecting their first child.

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Can Matthew McConaughey defeat Bryan Cranston for Emmy’s best dramatic actor?

Can Matthew McConaughey defeat Bryan Cranston for Emmy’s best dramatic actor?
Now that “True Detective” is competing in the drama categories, rather than the miniseries categories, "McConaughey could be the irresistible force that dislodges the immovable object of Bryan Cranston,” says James Poniewozik. After last year’s final batch of eight “Breaking Bad” episodes, Cranston looked like a sure thing to win the Emmy in 2014. Not anymore.


Why “The Good Wife” twist was so devastating
"Now fans know that what they have been waiting for will never happen,” writes Delia Ephron. PLUS: The whole plot seemed very Deus Ex Machina.


Arnold Schwarzenegger’s appearance on “The Tonight Show” is considered a coup for Jimmy Fallon
Schwarzenegger was up for grabs as a guest after being loyal to Jay Leno for years. And he chose Fallon over Kimmel, despite being a Californian.


Why are network reality TV shows losing viewers?
“American Idol,” “Dancing with the Stars” and even “The Voice” are down. In fact, the only network reality competition that’s up this year is “Shark Tank.”


“Sons of Anarchy” bringing back the Grim Bastards motorcycle club
Michael Beach will reprise his Season 7 role as club leader T.O. Cross.


“HIMYM’s” prop master recalls the show’s most memorable props, including the yellow umbrella
Propmaster David Baker worked on every episode, except the pilot.


Did “Scandal” help get Alfre Woodard cast as U.S. president on “State of Affairs”?
In casting Woodard in the Katherine Heigl CIA drama, NBC may seen the role as being another powerful black woman.


Why “Glee” is worth watching again
The Fox comedy has rediscovered its sense of humor — and how to correctly use music.


“Shameless” is not a comedy — it’s a “really depressing drama”
The TV Academy allowing the Showtime drama to switch Emmy categories is like cheating, says Tim Goodman.


Coming to Discovery: “The Pigman of Texas”
Wild-hog wrangler Brian “Pigman” Quaca will star in a reality show in which he helps control Texas’ wild-boar population.


How Bill Nye went from sketch comedian to “The Science Guy”
Here Nye presents his origin story.


“New Girl” stars reunite on the big screen in “Let’s Be Cops”
Check out the trailer starring Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans Jr., plus “The Vampire Diaries’” Nina Dobrev.


“Girls” Season 3 finale proved it had been saying something all along
Season 3 was the year “Girls” got real and faced the hard reality of life. PLUS: “Girls” had trouble knowing what to do with its cast and big-name guest-stars.


PBS presents the 5-hour “Story of the Jews”
Historian Simon Schama says he violated “all the historian’s rules about distance and objectivity” for his documentary, which was originally shown in Britain last year. He says he wanted to look at the history of Jews in light of present events.

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Watch Louis CK’s 'SNL' promos

Watch Louis CK’s “SNL” promos
Will he or won’t he smoke the pot with Kenan Thompson?


“Game of Thrones” Season 4 premiere will be simulcast in the UK at 2 a.m.
HBO’s East Coast airing will be shown simultaneously in Britain, where it will be 2 o’clock in the morning. PLUS: “House of Cards” meets “Game of Thrones” in new mashup.


USC taps "The Office's" Rainn Wilson as commencement speaker
Pancakes may or may not be served.


"Brooklyn Nine-Nine” ends its freshman season as one of TV’s best comedies
The Fox comedy overcame its biggest hurdle: Andy Samberg.


“Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge” premieres on Syfy
The creature-building reality show isn’t setting out to create drama, just riveting projects. PLUS: It should’ve been called “Project Nerdway."

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'True Detective' to compete for Emmy's best drama series award, not best miniseries

“True Detective” to compete for Emmy's best series drama award, not best miniseries
HBO’s decision will likely pit “True Detective” vs. “Breaking Bad” in one of the most competitive categories. As an anthology series, “True Detective” could’ve easily competed as a miniseries, where its main competition would’ve been “American Horror Story.” But, as Deadline points out, "winning a drama series Emmy has a cachet to it.”


Patrick Dempsey’s mother dies of cancer
The “Grey’s Anatomy” star had honored his mom, Amanda, who was 79, by opening The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing in Maine.


Joey Fatone to host “Parents Just Don’t Understand”
The Hub network reality show will help parents and their children better understand each other.


Lifetime renews “Kim of Queens”
The pageant reality show will be back for a 2nd season in June.


Check out Selina Meyer’s new “Veep” book
“Some New Beginnings: Our Next American Journey.”

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'Teen Wolf' is losing another fan favorite

“Teen Wolf” is losing another fan favorite
That leaves three cast departures from this season. PLUS: More of what to expect in Season 4.


Check out “Gotham’s” The Penguin
here’s your first look at Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot.


“Shaun of the Dead’s” Nick Frost joins Fox’s “Sober Companion”
He’ll play a drunk attorney whom Justin Long has to take care of.


Watch the trailer for next week’s “The Good Wife”
It’ll be devoted to the events of this week’s episode.


Nick Cannon defends his use of whiteface
He even dared one Twitter follower to “do it” when he proposed donning blackface.


“NCIS” creator calls tonight’s spinoff episode a “love letter to New Orleans”
In tonight’s episode, Scott Bakula and Mark Harmon’s characters are reunited. "They were all together part of a group called the Fed 5, which was this very strong group of NCIS agents,” says creator Gary Glasberg. "This is really a look back at who and what they were as a team. ... It was an opportunity to cast some really special actors to come in and help us, and have some fun with the folklore and the history of Gibbs.” PLUS: There will be a “game-changer” for Neil & Eric.


“Duck Dynasty’s” Willie Robertson: I want to take President Obama hunting
"I'd like to get him out there with some camouflage and a gun and we could sit out there and talk," the "Duck Dynasty” he told conservative radio host Laura Ingraham. "I'd like to talk and debate and find out what's going on in his brain a little more ... I don't shy away from people I disagree with."


Photographic proof apparently shows that Animal Planet’s “Call of the Wildman” abuses animals
Mother Jones magazine found a photo of a sick coyote in a cage.


“That ‘70s Show’s” Debra Jo Rupp joins CBS’ “Cuz-Bros”
She’s joining the CBS comedy pilot along with “Joey’s” Andrea Anders.


Candace Cameron Bure’s Christian faith becomes a “Dancing” hot topic
For the 2nd week, the former “Full House” Star emphasized how she wanted to avoid being too sexy due to her religious faith.


Showtime’s “Lost Songs” will try to record Bob Dylan’s “Basement Tapes”
Musicians, including Elvis Costello, T Bone Burnett and Marcus Mumford, will help put music to Dylan’s recently discovered lyrics from the Summer of Love.


Kate Gosselin, Keisha Knight Pulliam, Brandi Glanville spotted filming “Celebrity Apprentice”
See pics of them selling pies with Vivica A. Fox and Shawn Johnson.


MTV renews “Are You The One?”
The “social experiment on modern love” will be back for a 2nd season.

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Gaius Charles and Tessa Ferrer are out at 'Grey’s Anatomy'

Gaius Charles and Tessa Ferrer are out at “Grey’s Anatomy”
After joining the ABC drama last season as interns and getting promoted to series regulars, both Charles and Ferrer’s contracts are not being renewed for next season. It's not clear if they'll return as guest-stars.

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'Shameless' switches Emmy categories from drama to comedy

"Shameless" switches Emmy categories from drama to comedy
For the Showtime dramedy, competition in the comedy category is less fierce.

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'HIMYM' ratings go up for its penultimate episode

“HIMYM” ratings go up for its penultimate episode
Watch the promo for next week’s one-hour finale. PLUS: Neil Patrick Harris and Billy Eichner badger New Yorkers about the “HIMYM” finale.


Georgetown University student accused of making ricin with help from “Breaking Bad"
Daniel Harry Milzman, 19, was arrested last week after a “potentially lethal amount of the poison was found in his dorm room.


BBC America orders its 1st original comedy, “Almost Royal”
The series will follow two distant heirs to the British throne as they tour America.


Josh Charles: "I didn't know it would be this intense"
“The kindness and emotion of the emails, the tweets and the texts,” says “The Good Wife” star. "It's like you get to watch your life after you're dead. It's bittersweet, but it's really, really special.” PLUS: In defense of “The Good Wife” twist.


Letterman shares vacation footage of his 10-year-old giving him tech support
Dave doesn’t know how to get out of video.


Watch the new "24: Live Another Day" trailer
"Every second counts."


Carson Daly to become a dad for the 3rd time
Daly announced on Jimmy Fallon that he’s expecting his third child with fiancee Siri Pinter.

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History channel renews 'Vikings'

History channel renews "Vikings"
The historical drama will return next year for a 10-episode Season 3.


Matthew Modine joins TNT’s “Proof”
He’ll play a billionaire with cancer in the medical drama from Kyra Sedgwick starring Jennifer Beals.


Robin Roberts will become “Dancing’s” 1st regular celebrity guest judge
"I think I am going to take the perspective of those who normally watch at home,” she said on “GMA.”


Judge Joe Brown released from jail
The TV judge, who’s running for DA, is claiming “dirty politics."


Arnold Schwarzenegger yells "Let's get to the chopper!” on Jimmy Fallon
Watch their fake QVC segment, featuring a chopper.

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