By AJ Marechal Less than a day after airing the drama’s fall finale, NBC has handed “The Blacklist” a season two pickup. With “The Voice” serving as lead-in, “The Blacklist” has established itself as the top freshman drama in both demo and total viewers. James Spader-starrer — which airs Monday nights at 10 p.m. — […]
By BRIAN STEINBERG Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, the one-time MTV personality known better by her middle name, will join the Fox Business Network primetime lineup starting Monday, December 9, the 21st Century Fox-owned cable outlet said Tuesday. Kennedy will host “The Independents,” set to air at 9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and on Fridays, the network […]
Bill Beckwith, a contractor and carpenter who co-hosted HGTV’s “Curb Appeal,” died Tuesday in San Francisco after a motorcycle accident. Born in Maine and an English and martial arts student at the University of Montana, Beckwith’s company BB Design Build offered residential and commercial construction services around the Bay Area. “Curb Appeal” is a half-hour […]
One of the more promising characters in DC’s quiver will have to avoid familiar missteps.
Christopher Evan Welch, who appeared onstage in numerous plays, in films including Steven Spielberg’s “War of the Worlds” and “Lincoln,” Paul Thomas Anderson’s “The Master” and Woody Allen’s “Vicky Cristina Barcelona,” as well as on television, died early Monday at a Los Angeles hospital, his agency Paradigm confirmed. He is believed to have been 48. […]
By Rick Kissell It’s a vote of confidence in hot rookie “The Blacklist,” the James Spader drama will return to NBC with new episodes in January — even if “The Voice” won’t be there as a lead-in. Last season, NBC coddled Monday rookie drama “Revolution,” airing it only in weeks when it could follow “The […]
By AJ Marechal BBC America has picked up a second season of fantasy co-production “Atlantis” just days after its series premiere. Drama centers on Jason, who washes up on the shores of an ancient island populated by gods, goddesses and some of the most famous names in Greek legend. “‘Atlantis’ is off to a fantastic […]
By AJ Marechal Power to the people! Or, to the Gleeks, at least. Fans of Fox’s “Glee” can feast their eyes — and ears — on a newly-launched promo campaign for the hit musical dramedy. Dubbed “Glee 100th Gleeks Choice: You Vote. We Remix.,” the promotion allows fans to help select which songs are performed […]
ABC has said it has no plans to cancel “The Taste,” despite allegations of substantial drug use made against one of the show’s stars, Nigella Lawson, in a London court on Tuesday.
By Whitney Friedlander Something’s a brewing at Lifetime. The cabbler has renewed its fantasy drama “Witches of East End” for a second season with a 13-episode order for 2014, it announced today. The series, which focuses on a family of witches made up of characters played by Julia Ormond, Mädchen Amick, Jenna Dewan Tatum and […]