BY AJ MARECHAL MTV has pulled the plug on latenight talkshow “Nikki & Sara Live” after two seasons, Variety has confirmed. Announcement was first made on Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer’s podcast “You Had To Be There.” “To clarify we were not cancelled,” Schaefer said in the podcast. “We weren’t picked up. Cancelled implies at […]
By Rick Kissell Fox’s Tuesday comedy block is getting a midseason makeover, with “Glee” moving over from Thursday and “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” getting a promotion behind “New Girl.” The net on Thursday also announced other midseason sked changes, including relaunching “The Following” as a two-night event, similar to the way it recently introduced “Almost Human.” “Following,” […]
By Whitney Friedlander Looks like there’s more office politics awaiting Steve and Danno on “Hawaii Five-0.” Chi McBride, who was cast as SWAT Captain Lou Grover for the fourth season of the CBS reboot, has signed on as a series regular. The character is based on one with the same name that appeared in the […]
Ten-day marathon of first 10 seasons to qualify as longest uninterrupted run of TV series.
‘Mob City’ writer-director says he no longer watches AMC zombie drama.
Story to focus on George Bailey’s grandson; actress who portrayed ‘Zuzu’ in the original returning to play angel.
Single-camera vehicle hails from Gary Sanchez Prods., Universal TV.
By Variety Staff “Iron Man” may be one of Hollywood’s biggest superheroes, but for actor Terrence Howard, Robert Downey Jr. is anything but a savior. While appearing on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” Thursday night, Howard accused the “Iron Man” star of kicking him out of Marvel’s hit franchise and taking his sequel money along […]
By Variety Staff Mexican telenovela star Karla Alvarez, who was known for playing villains, has died, allegedly from respiratory failure, according to Mexican journalist Gustavo Adolfo Infante. She was 41 and had appeared in the novela “Que Bonito Amor” just this year, though she was rumored to be battling alcoholism as well as an eating […]
By AJ Marechal The “How I Met Your Mother” spinoff at CBS has begun to take serious shape, as the Eye has handed the project a pilot production commitment. In late October, news broke that CBS was in talks with 20th Century Fox TV for a spinoff that had a femme perspective, but a deal […]