At long last, Chelsea Handler is coming to network television. Beginning January 11, NBC will air “Are You There, Chelsea?,” a sitcom based on the comedienne’s best-selling book, “Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea.”
NBC’s top programming executive insists it wasn’t squeamishness over booze that got the word “vodka” dropped from the television version of Chelsea Handler’s memoir.
Chelsea Handler was in a feisty mood at the TCA press tour today, promoting her new NBC sitcom “Are You There, Chelsea?” She even took a sideswipe at her benefactors on E!
Chloe Moretz‘ first appearance on “Chelsea Lately” will probably mark one of the more memorable stops on her publicity tour for the movie “Hugo.” The 14-year old actress faced studio alarms ringing in the background, an apology from Handler for hitting on her, and the teen mulled dating some of Handler’s ex-boyfriends during the interview. […]
Last night there was a summit of NBC’s salty female comedians, as Chelsea Handler joined Whitney Cummings on “Whitney” as the title character’s psychiatrist. What kind of psychiatrist does Chelsea make? Well, just imagine what might have happened if Handler went to medical school instead of started down the acting and stand-up comedy road, and […]
By Sabrina Ford NEW YORK (Reuters) – Chelsea Handler may have more jobs than James Franco — award-winning actor, daytime television star, writer, director, novelist, academic. Handler is a queen of late-night TV talk shows who has hosted “Chelsea Lately” on cable TV network E! since 2007. She is the author of four best-selling books, […]
Betty White is turning 90 in January, and NBC is so excited about it that they’re throwing her a party. Of course, that also means that NBC will tape it and try to sell commercials around it. But it’s the thought that counts, right? Anyway, according to William Keck of TV Guide, NBC is sending […]
By Tim Kenneally Breathe easy and maybe take a shot or two, Chelsea Handler fans; the tart-tongued funny-lady isn’t going anywhere soon. The host of late-night series “Chelsea Lately” has re-upped with E! Entertainment in a deal that keeps her with the cable outlet through 2014. The deal will also include a “first look” agreement, […]
NBC released their midseason schedule, and, boy, “Community” fans aren’t going to be happy about it. Among a raft of changes, according to Deadline, the Peacock network has decided to put the critical fave on the shelf starting in January. In its place will air “30 Rock,” with Wednesday’s rookie show “Up All Night” moving […]
Beginning on Nov. 30 at 10/9c, “The Soup” will have a new home on Wednesday nights. After airing on Fridays for the past several seasons, the change is intended to garner more viewers for the Joel McHale-hosted E! network clip show, which will go up against Comedy Central heavy-hitter – and likely main audience share […]