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Jazz Jennings, star of I Am Jazz, which returns for a second season on Wednesday, June 8. (Mark DeLong/TLC)

Transgender Teen Activist Jazz Jennings: ‘I’m OK Being Called a Badass’

It’s 11 am on Monday morning, and transgender activist and totally cool teenager Jazz Jennings is ensconced in a conference room at Random House headquarters in New York City. The 15-year-old knows she’s at her publisher’s office because the room is lined with books, including her new memoir, Being Jazz: My Life as a (Transgender) […]

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Jazz Jennings stars in the ground-breaking series I Am Jazz. (TLC)

I Am Jazz – Season 2 Preview

The first season of I Am Jazz on TLC showcased the courage, heart, and humor of 15-year-old Jazz Jennings as cameras documented her triumphs and struggles from the perspective of a transgender teen. Now, as the show returns for a second season, on June 8, Jazz is back with her supportive parents, Greg and Jeanette, […]

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Discovery's Alaskan Bush People is one of many TV marathons this long weekend. (Discovery)

Memorial Day TV Marathons – Your Guide

As this Xfinity editor likes to say, life is not a sprint. It’s a TV marathon – especially over the long Memorial Day weekend. For some people, the 3-day holiday is full of rituals, from the solemn remembrance of our fallen service men and women to BBQ competitions, with plenty of golf, water skiing, gardening, […]

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Disney Channel Original Movie Marathon Schedule

Camp Rock.  Johnny Tsunami. Cadet Kelly. High School Musical. Halloweentown. If those titles stir memories good times, first crushes and sleepovers, you’re no doubt already anticipating the 100th Disney Channel Original Movie celebration this summer. The milestone programming event is headlined by the premiere of the 100th movie, a re-imagined tale of the 1980s film […]

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TV: What You Need to Know This Morning

  HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NIGHT: “Dancing with the Stars” Fabulous. That’s our one-word review of Monday night’s season premiere of “Dancing with the Stars.” Seriously, despite diminished expectations, we reveled in the hot mess nerves and makeovers of dancing newbies Mischa Barton, Paige VanZant, Jodie Sweetin, Geraldo Rivera and others on opening night.  No one […]

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Lucifer Showrunner – “It’s All That Weird Stuff Rolled Into One”

Joe Henderson, the show-runner for FOX’s new series Lucifer, is in his office at Burbank Studios, a pitchfork toss from the historic Warner Brothers studio lot. It’s noon on a Friday, and the friendly, boyish-looking TV writer is enjoying his TGIF. Production of season 1 ended the previous week, he has finished producer’s cuts of […]

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FOX Picks Up Empire for a Third Season

There’s only one reaction to a delicious Cookie: More! Today, FOX TV executives promised the show’s fans exactly that by renewing their hit drama Empire for a third season. The series is currently on winter break until March 30 when Cookie, Lucious and the entire Lyon clan will return – “with a vengeance,” according to […]

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