Articles with the tag nbc

Ryan Seacrest on His Way to Building an Empire?

Everyone knows who Ryan Seacrest is, and that is saying a lot if you look back to the old days when he was a mere radio show host as a teenager. Today, there is no doubt that Mr. Seacrest is one of the biggest personalities in Hollywood, and by extension, the world. The personable celebrity […]

Betty White ‘Off Their Rockers’ Prank Show Picked Up By NBC

Betty White gets her own reality TV show! America’s well loved senior citizen will host 12 episodes of the NBC reality show titled Betty White’s Off Their Rockers in which hidden-cameras capture senior citizens playing pranks on youngsters. NBC announced on Thursday that the program was being developed and that it comes from a Belgian […]

‘Day Of Our Lives’ To Feature First “Gay Centered Storyline”

45 years ago Days Of Our Lives took to the airwaves and now NBC has announced that the daytime drama will finally introduce their first “gay centered storyline.” Details about the storyline have not been divulged, however a production insider says that more than likely a current cast member will hook up with a member […]

First Look At Adrianne Palicki In New Wonder Woman Outfit

Seriously NBC? This is what you come up with when redesigning the Wonder Woman outfit? It looks like the awful wrist cuffs, gold lasso and knee-high boots will all remain, even as the series attempts to reinvent itself for television. The photo above, a first look at show star Adrianne Palicki in her new outfit […]

Elizabeth Hurley To Play ‘Wonder Woman’ Villain In NBC Reboot

While I’m not a fan of recycling sub-par television for the purpose of creating a new series, I’m actually excited to learn that David E. Kelley’s reboot of the Wonder Woman franchise on NBC will feature Elizabeth Hurley as the villain to Adrianne Palick’s Wonder Woman. While exact details have not been revealed, PopCrunch says […]

Undercovers Cancelled After 13 Episodes

NBC couldn’t pull any new J.J. Abrams magic with the show Undercovers canceling the spy espionage series after just 13 episodes. The show, which aired on Wednesday nights is being pulled after taking in just 5.8 million viewers during last weeks episode. Undercovers was the first primetime drama to star two black actors in the […]

NBC Orders Two More “Community” Episodes

Joel McHale’s Community will have a full 24 episode season with NBC announcing on Wednesday that they have ordered two more episodes of the sitcom. While the extra two episodes doesn’t necessarily mean the show will be renewed for a third season, it does show that NBC is at least interested in keeping the show […]

30 Rock To Broadcast Live On October 14

30 Rock will go live from New York City at the Rockefeller on October 14th according to NBC officials. Network execs announced on Friday that executive producers Tina Fey and Lorne Michaels agreed to the live show which will be broadcast two times in one night, one time for East Coast viewers and one time […]

Today Show Removes “Gay Marriage” Ban For Wedding Contest

Executives at NBC have removed the “Gay ban” for their popular Today Show ‘Modern Wedding Contest.’ While the ban may no longer exist, it’s still up to producers to pick the winner, which in essence gives them the ability to watch, but not choose gay respondents video applications.

“The Office” Actress Is Divorcing Office Producer/Writer

Angela Kinsey, the actress who plays Angela on the hit NBC show The Office is ending her marriage. The man she’s divorcing? Warren Lieberstein, a writer and producer for the show his wife acts on. According to TMZ, the couple filed for divorce last week at L.A. County Superior Court, with Angela citing “irreconcilable differences.” […]

Steve Carell Is Leaving The Office

Steve Carell has officially announced that he plans to leave his hit TV show The Office after his contract expires at the end of next season. On the show Carell plays the egotistical and always hilarious office boss Michael Scott, a role which has garnered him worldwide recognition and a devout following. During an interview […]

TV Tidbits: Law and Order Canceled!!

A few of the big TV networks might have ordered several new series for the fall, but the big news is the cancellation of one of the biggest shows: Law & Order, the original series. Well, at least NBC has cancelled it and Dick Wolf is accusing them of reneging on their deal. The alternative […]

Jay Leno’s Explosive Cover

I was hoping they’d put Conan O’Brien on the cover, but I guess he’s had his fair share of media attention for the past few weeks. It’s Jay Leno’s turn. Entertainment Weekly featured the Jay Leno Show host on this week’s cover. Their cover blurb, “TV’s 50 Biggest Bombs Ever” caught readers’ attention in the […]

Conan O’Brien: Read Between The Lines

If you’ve been following the NBC late night comedy shuffle crisis, then you probably already heard that Conan isn’t happy. For those who aren’t familiar with the O’Brien-Leno-Fallon hullaballoo, then here’s a news clip that sums it up: And funnyman Conan has a lot to say about the matter. In fact, he released a lengthy […]

Chuck Gets New Stars

Chuck fans were on pins and needles towards the end of the last season, for fear that the TV series would not be renewed. Thank heavens, we have been given another season, and guess what? More stars are joining the episodes as guests. Here is a sneak peek: Angie Harmon (Law & Order), Brandon Routh […]