Fox News Channel Clobbers Competitors in Cable News Ratings

Fox’s voice is America’s choice. No, we’re not talking about singers on “Glee,” “The X Factor” or “American Idol.” We’re talking about the other Fox – Fox News Channel – which once again is the overwhelming favorite source of news and commentary for cable news viewers. How overwhelming? Well, according to Nielsen data covering the […]

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Michael Lohan, Sean Young to Appear on ‘Celebrity Rehab’

Dr. Drew Pinsky has a new group of celebrity patients to tend to. Michael Lohan and Sean Young are two of the nine stars set to appear on VH1’s “Celebrity Rehab,” the network announced Tuesday. Joining Lohan and “Blade Runner’s” Young for Rehab’s fifth installment — which chronicles their treatment at Pinsky’s Pasadena Recovery Center […]

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Seeing Another Side Of Dr. Drew Pinsky

By David Bauder, AP Television Writer NEW YORK – There’s more to Dr. Drew Pinsky‘s life than substance-abusing celebrities. Pinsky and the HLN network hope to share the other elements of his life with the debut Monday of “Dr. Drew,” a weekday prime-time talk show. Airing each night at 9 p.m. EST, it will focus […]

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Dr. Drew Hospitalized, ‘Celeb Rehab’ Reunion Canceled

Instead of spending the day with washed-up recovering celebrity addicts, Dr. Drew Pinsky is spending it with an exotic bacterial infection. (You decide which is worse.) Dr. Drew was on his second honeymoon with his wife of 20 years when he fell ill, leading VH1 to cancel the “Celebrity Rehab” reunion special taping scheduled for […]

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Dr. Drew Signs on for CW Daytime Show

After tackling drug addiction, sex addiction and abortion in series and specials, Dr. Drew Pinsky is heading to daytime. The CW announced Tuesday that it will introduce the new daily half-hour talk “Dr. Drew’s Lifechangers,” beginning in the fall, Broadcasting & Cable reported. The show is designed for self-help in a daytime format, said Lisa […]

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HLN Hires Dr. Drew Pinsky for Prime-Time Show

NEW YORK – Addiction specialist Dr. Drew Pinsky will have a new prime-time show weeknights on HLN starting next spring. The network, formerly CNN Headline News, made the announcement Monday. HLN wouldn’t say where Pinsky will fit in its schedule; currently a rerun of Nancy Grace’s 8 p.m. show airs each night at 10 p.m. […]

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