An emotional Sherri Shepherd says she planned to leave “The View” since earlier this year
Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy returned to work today for the first time since announcing their exits. While McCarthy joked about it, Shepherd said: "It is true that I'm leaving The View. Some people have known since the spring that I was leaving."

BBC apologizes for 5 leaked “Doctor Who” scripts
BBC issued a statement saying: “BBC Worldwide is currently investigating a security issue around Doctor Who Series 8 where unfinished material has inadvertently been made public. We deeply regret this and apologise to all the show's fans, the BBC and the cast and crew who have worked tirelessly making the series.

Sarah Palin: I’d like to “go rogue” on “The View”
"I hear everyone recently got canned from 'The View,’” she tells The Hollywood Reporter, "maybe a show like that needs a punch of reality and a voice of reason from America's heartland to knock some humble sense into their scripts. You know, someone willing to go rogue.” PLUS: Sportsman Channel renews “Amazing America With Sarah Palin” for a 2nd season.

Steven Soderbergh’s “Red Oaks” comedy added to Amazon’s pilots
The New Jersey country club comedy will be among the new batch of Amazon pilots that viewers will be able to pick from.

Brandon Routh joins “Arrow” as The Atom
The former “Superman” star will recur this season over 14 episodes.

IFC orders a “Spoils of Babylon” sequel
"The Spoils Before Dying” will air next summer.

John Oliver makes fun of America’s 4th of July fireworks tradition
Watch the “Last Week Tonight’s” cynical — and online only — take on our annual tradition.

Norman Weiss has been doing TV Tattle since the week "Freaks and Geeks" was canceled. He is a Hollywood outsider who was born and raised in Hollywood. "American Idol" and "Dancing with the Stars" are broadcast 2 blocks from his high school.