Here’s a few things that are happening in TV land: Spike Lee and Showtime team to bring his debut movie to the small screen, Terry Crews will replace Cedric the Entertainer as “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” host and TV One’s new reality show will tell showcase the ups and downs of Hollywood actresses.
Why, oh why, didn’t I know the president of Nigeria’s name? I had swept through nine questions and logged $60,000 by the time I made my fatal guess as a contestant on “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.”
Cedric the Entertainer is set to replace Meredith Vieira as the new host of the quiz show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire,” when she leaves the show later this year after 11 years.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – TV Land revealed a new logo designed to appeal to its evolving demographic Wednesday. The logo, which includes the network’s recently added tagline “Laugh More,” is intended to reflect the channel’s shift from repeats to original programming – and also its key 25-54 demo’s shift from the Baby Boomers generation to […]
For the longest time, Niecy Nash figured her life was just too real for reality TV. As a newlywed with three children of her own, she was too busy blending her life with that of husband Jay Tucker and his son to worry about tossing tantrums or tables.
Happy Birthday, Betty White: Your TV Land sitcom, “Hot in Cleveland,” has been renewed for a fourth season.
If a guy like Ozzy Osbourne can pronounce his wife Sharon’s name properly, you’d think Cedric The Entertainer could too. On Tuesday’s episode of “The Talk,” the comedian made a hilarious flub while promoting his new game show,”It’s Worth What?” (July 12, NBC). While playing a quickie version of the game – which asks contestants […]
LOS ANGELES – TV Land is looking at Cedric the Entertainer as a series star. The channel said Monday it’s developing a possible spin-off of its “Hot in Cleveland” sitcom to star the actor-comedian. Cedric’s character, a minister, is to be introduced when “Hot in Cleveland” begins a new season June 15. The sitcom stars […]
BY: Lynn Elber AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES – Ellen DeGeneres is bringing variety back to TV with the help of Kabuki Expert and Flag Man. They’re among the performers in DeGeneres’ fourth variety special for TBS, ‘Ellen’s Somewhat Special Special,’ which taped at the Chicago Theatre on Wednesday for broadcast later this month. “I’m […]