Former Mouseketeer Bonita Lynn Fields Elder, an agile dancer who showcased those skills on the 1950s children’s show “The Mickey Mouse Club” and later performed on Broadway, has died in Indiana at age 68.
You wouldn’t think any Disney cartoon feature could be called under-appreciated, but that term does apply to two films I’m very fond of that you can find on Comcast this month.
A judge has refused to dismiss Nicollette Sheridan’s lawsuit over the demise of her role on “Desperate Housewives.”
Demi Lovato tweeted her displeasure over a line in the Disney sitcom “Shake It Up!” that made light of eating disorders, and the Disney Channel responded.
By Kimberly Potts The eclectic lineup of new members who will be inducted in the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame next year includes a network executive, a pair of producers who created a seminal reality series and three beloved sitcom stars. Former ABC and Disney exec Michael Eisner, “Real World” creators […]
By Piya Sinha-Roy (Reuters) – Fairy tales are back with a darkened vengeance on U.S. television, scaring up a fright and putting a new twist on a genre long dominated by pretty princesses and charming princes. Inspired by the 19th century tales from the German storytellers the Brothers Grimm, “Grimm,” debuts on NBC on Friday […]
Hank Williams, Jr., whose song “All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight,” has been played before ESPN’s Monday Night Football games for a decade, found himself at the center of an unexpected controversy last week when, during an appearance on “Fox and Friends,” the country crooner decided to compare our President to the most-loathed […]
By Lucas Shaw NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – When ESPN announced its new “Monday Night Football” deal with the NFL Thursday, it locked up one of the marquee franchises in not just sports, but all of broadcasting, for another eight years. The deal is but the latest step in what Tom Shales and James Andrew Miller, […]
By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Raunchy comedy movies “Hangover 2” and “Bridesmaids” will compete alongside old favorites like “Twilight” and “Harry Potter” at the 2011 Teen Choice Awards, where 13-19 year-olds celebrate their hottest icons in film, music and television. Vampire movie franchise “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” led the Teen Choice nominations, announced on […]
No one was more surprised to learn that Demi Lovato is bipolar than the singer herself. “I had no idea that I was even bipolar until I went into treatment,” the Disney star reveals on “20/20” (airing April 22 at 10 p.m. EST). “I was actually manic a lot of the times that I would […]