British Food Star Nigella Lawson of 'The Taste' (Photo: ABC)

‘The Taste’s Nigella Lawson Doesn’t Want Her Curves Airbrushed

British TV personality Nigella Lawson is known almost as much for her curves as she is for her cooking. Along with her pal Anthony Bourdain, the food star and cookbook author executive produces and stars in the new cooking competition “The Taste,” which bows with a two-hour premiere tonight on ABC. The show features both […]

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Kevin Bacon in "The Following" (Michael Lavine/FOX)

Did Kyra Sedgwick Advise Husband Kevin Bacon on ‘The Following’?

Once Kevin Bacon agreed to star on his first weekly TV series, he didn’t have too look far for advice. Only one degree, in fact – his wife, Kyra Sedgwick, spent seven seasons on “The Closer,” and she has been available for him from the start. “She didn’t sit me down and say, ‘Listen Kev,’” […]

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"Downton Abbey": Dan Stevens as Matthew Crawley and Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley (Photo: Carnival Film & Television Limited 2012 for MASTERPIECE)

PBS President: We Are Not ‘Punishing’ Our ‘Downton Abbey’ Viewers

The third season of “Downton Abbey” premiered on PBS on January 6, several weeks after the series wrapped up in the U.K., so the Internet was full of hard-to-miss spoilers. For many vocal viewers, including the media, this ruins the watching experience. And they didn’t miss the opportunity to point that out to PBS President […]

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Kerry Washington in "Scandal" (ABC/RICHARD CARTWRIGHT)

Kerry Washington ‘Burst Into Tears’ over Tonight’s ‘Scandal’ Script

The conspiracy grows bigger on Thursday night’s episode of “Scandal” as we discover in flashbacks a lot more about what happened with the rigging of the presidential election — and it turns out that Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) may not be quite the White Hat we were convinced she was in Season 1. DVR the […]

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Randy Jackson, Mariah Carey, Ryan Seacrest, Nicki Minaj, and Keith Urban on "American Idol" (FOX)

What to Expect from ‘American Idol’ Season 12

It’s been a grueling few weeks that airwaves have been absent of reality music competitions, ever since someone with “The X Factor” and another person with “The Voice” won over voting American teenagers and moms. Have no fear—starting tonight, our weeks will once again be filled with countless hours of aspirationally famous people trying to […]

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AnnaSophia Robb as Carrie Bradshaw in "The Carrie Diaries." (Photo Credit: Nino Munoz/The CW)

‘The Carrie Diaries’ Explores Iconic Character’s Origin Story

“The Carrie Diaries,” premiering on Monday, Jan. 14,  is about “Sex and the City” protagonist Carrie Bradshaw’s teen years, when she was a Connecticut virgin who dreamed of the bright lights, big city of 1980s Manhattan. Thanks to an internship at a New York City law firm and a chance encounter with an editor of […]

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"Elementary" stars Jonny Lee Miller as detective Sherlock Holmes and Lucy Liu as Dr. Joan Watson in a modern-day drama about a crime solving duo that cracks the NYPD’s most impossible cases.  (Photo: Craig Blankenhorn/CBS)

‘Elementary’ Boss: Moriarty is Coming; Sherlock and Watson Won’t Hook Up

“Elementary,” with the first-ever female Dr. Watson (Lucy Liu), is the most-watched new series of the 2012-2013 season, but following the special Super Bowl episode, things are about to change slightly and the show will have a serialized element to it now that Moriarty is a presence in Sherlock Holmes’ (Jonny Lee Miller) life. DVR […]

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