Lifetime has given “Devious Maids,” the new series from “Desperate Housewives” creator Marc Cherry and star Eva Longoria, a Sunday, June 23 premiere date.
A&E has given the go-ahead to “Those Who Kill,” a scripted drama that will star “Big Love” alum Chloe Sevigny and “Hitchcock” star James D’Arcy, the network said Tuesday.
(Reuters) – News Corp’s Fox TV network raised the stakes in its battle with Web startup Aereo Inc on Monday, threatening to remove itself from the free airwaves entirely and become a cable channel if courts do not shut down the online TV service. The comments by News Corp’s chief operating officer, Chase Carey, were […]
Science-fiction drama “Defiance” wants to go where no television series has gone before, weaving a show with an online video game to achieve the elusive goal of parlaying success on one entertainment platform to another.
Margaret Thatcher, the “Iron Lady” who dominated British politics for two decades, died on Monday following a stroke, a spokesman for her family said. She was 87.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Sara Bareilles is one and done. The singer won’t be returning to the fourth season of NBC’s “The Sing-Off,” TheWrap confirms. Sources close to the singer-songwriter tell EW that she wants to “focus on her music.” Bareilles joined on Season 3 after Nicole Scherzinger jumped over to the first season of […]
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Pretty Little Liars” is television’s number one most-tweeted series for the first quarter of 2013, according to SocialGuide. Even with “Walking Dead,” “Big Bang Theory,” and “American Idol” dominating the ratings this year, “Liars” remained the top-tweeted series across all TV and inspired 2.6 million social unique users to send out […]
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Fresh off of working their magic on the big screen in “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone,” Steve Carell and James Gandolfini are tackling the alluring world of paleontology for television. “Burt Wonderstone” co-stars Carell and Gandolfini will star as rival paleontologists Edward Drinker Cope and Othniel Marsh in “Bone Wars,” which is […]
“American Idol” is making sure fans won’t forget the talent that crossed its stage over its 12 seasons. On the heels of Thursday’s performance by Season 4 champ Carrie Underwood, the show readies to welcome another one of their success stories.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Investigation Discovery presented its largest-ever slate of original programming on Thursday, announcing 15 new shows, along with the return of 22 series. Among the new offerings: “Southern Fried Homicide,” which promises to deliver “salacious stories from south of the Mason-Dixon Line,” where “evil creeps in like vines on a time-worn plantation.” […]