Patti LaBelle to visit “American Horror Story: Freak Show”
The legendary singer will play Gabourey Sidibe’s mom in four episodes.

Shark Week kicks off to its highest-ever ratings
"Shark of Darkness: Wrath of Submarine,” “Air Jaws: Fin of Fury” and “Shark After Dark” helped deliver the biggest ratings in Shark Week’s 27-year history.

A&E announces “Love Prison" reality show
"Love Prison" will strand online couples in an island house where they'll be forced to live together with no technology. “The couples are forced to get to know each other the hard way,” A&E says in a press release. “This social experiment will test the validity of online compatibility versus real-life chemistry."

“The Knick” has an OK debut
Steven Soderbergh’s Cinemax series attracted about 354,000 viewers on Friday night.

Pauly D loses his signature hairstyle
The former “Jersey Shore” star now has much shorter hair.

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.