George Lopez Vows Return to TV with New Sitcom

LAS VEGAS — Comedian George Lopez said he is creating a new family-orientated sitcom where he will play a father and husband, vowing to return to television less than two months after TBS canceled his late-night show “Lopez Tonight.” Lopez told The Associated Press his now untitled show “will be the opposite” of “George Lopez,” […]

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Erik Estrada Says George Lopez ‘Is Doomed’

By Tim Molloy Thu Aug 25, 2011 3:17pm EDT NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Erik Estrada has no sympathy for George Lopez over the cancellation of his show. “His show was supposed to be canceled after the first season, but Conan wanted to keep it on,” Estrada told Latina in an interview about competing on the […]

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Late-Night Funny Business Leads Week’s Top Five

It was an embarrassment of riches this week on TV, a motherlode of entertaining moments presenting only one challenge: How to whittle ’em down to just five. Here’s what we came up with: Conan’s farewell to George Lopez: The big TV news story of the week was TBS’s decision to cancel “Lopez Tonight,” essentially cutting […]

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George Lopez Says Heartfelt ‘Adios’ to Late-Night

George Lopez said good-bye to late-night TV Thursday with sentiment and gratitude. In the final edition of “Lopez Tonight,” he reminisced about his two seasons in late-night, showed some highlights, and welcomed back some of his favorite guests and guest musicians. Joining him on-stage in the show’s final farewell segment were guests Arsenio Hall, Eva […]

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Math, Science Focus of New ‘Sesame Street’ Season

NEW YORK — More than three dozen celebrities, including Nicole Kidman and Robin Williams, athlete Carmelo Anthony and Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (SOHN’-ya soh-toh-my-YOR’) , are set to appear on the new season of “Sesame Street.” “Sesame Street” begins its 42nd season on PBS on Sept. 26. PBS said Monday the focus of the […]

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‘The Bachelorette’s Ashley Hebert Dishes On Ben, Bentley & Engagement Rumors

A flirty George Lopez prodded “The Bachelorette’s” Ashley Hebert about her evil suitor Bentley, her rumored engagement and the night she recently spent with Ben, one of the three remaining bachelors on ABC’s reality romance. “Are you worried what other people think?” Lopez asked the 26-year-old dentist Thursday on “Lopez Tonight” about her all-night rendezvous […]

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George Lopez Tells Dave He Doesn’t Like Midnight Time Slot

Outspoken comedian George Lopez admitted he’s not happy with his late-night show’s midnight time slot on TBS. But since he happens to like Conan O’Brien personally, there doesn’t seem to be anything he can do now that “Conan” is firmly ensconced at 11 p.m. (10c) weeknights. That’s the time period “Lopez Tonight” once had, before […]

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George Lopez Show in Danger of Cancellation?

There’s talk that George Lopez’s talk show is in “limbo.” Lopez and his producers have been informed by TBS that the network needs “more time” to decide whether or not “Lopez Tonight” will return for a third season, according to a story in Variety Wednesday. The comedian’s late-night talk show has slipped in the ratings […]

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