The Blend: Loving Ellen Page, Billy Eichner is ‘Difficult’ and HGTV Yanks Anti-Gays

The downside of my job as an entertainment journalist? Covering television and getting to know the writers, producers and talent more times that not really makes my job fun, interesting and even compelling at times…until that show gets cancelled and it all goes away. Next week, the broadcast networks will be announcing their fall TV […]

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ABC Pulls ‘Happy Town’

‘Happy Town‘ has been put out of its misery. ABC pulled the series from its schedule after just two episodes, reports THR’s The Live Feed. The mystery drama, which stars Steven Weber, Amy Acker and Geoff Stults, received a sad 3.9 million viewers and a 1.2 rating in the adult demo after its second airing. […]

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ABC Sets Premiere Date for ‘Happy Town’

Set the mystery loose! ABC has announced an April 28 premiere for ‘Happy Town,’ its new ‘Twin Peaks‘-flavored drama series. ‘Happy Town’ will air Wednesdays at 10/9c, starting two weeks after ‘Ugly Betty‘ stages its series finale. Set in the seemingly idyllic berg of Haplin, Minnesota, ‘Happy Town’ finds a deputy sheriff (‘October Road’s Geoff […]

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