What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

Friday June 24: ‘Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution‘ (9pm ET on ABC) **Season Finale** Record Now New leadership at the Los Angeles Unified School District sparks hope for the Revolution. Jamie is invited to meet with John Deasy, the incoming superintendent, and is heartened by developments. ‘Rhett & Link: Commercial Kings‘ (10pm on IFC) **Series Premiere** […]

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What To Watch: Tuesday

TOP PICK: ‘Braxton Family Values‘ (9pm on WE) **Series Premiere** What do you get when you mix a quintet of opinionated women with celebrity, money and a television camera? You get WE tv’s new original series, ‘Braxton Family Values.’ Join Toni – “The Superstar”, Traci – “The Underdog,” Towanda – “Mrs. Congeniality,” Trina – “The […]

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British TV Chef in Food Fight with LA Schools

By CHRISTINA HOAG Associated Press LOS ANGELES — British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has perfected his anti-obesity recipe over the years: blend a passion for nutrition with reality TV, garnish with a catchy moniker, et voila! – “Food Revolution.” But Oliver’s recipe has uncharacteristically curdled since he arrived in Los Angeles last fall to shoot […]

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TV Chef Jamie Oliver Banned, ‘Revolution’ Filming Suspended

School children in Los Angeles will not be eating their vegetables on camera in the immediate future. The Los Angeles Unified School District has suspended all filming of reality shows in schools in response to the ABC show “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution,” which has been shooting in a district school for two weeks, the Los […]

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Gordon Ramsay Sued for $41,000 Unpaid Wine Bill

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is being sued for ordering $41,000 of wine to his New York City restaurant and “never having any intention of paying for the bottles,” the UK’s Daily Telegraph reports. Wineberry America is behind the lawsuit, claiming the ‘Hell’s Kitchen‘ and ‘Kitchen Nightmares‘ star ordered wine to his recently sold NYC restaurant, […]

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What To Watch: Friday

TOP PICK: ‘Party Down‘ (10pm on Starz) These cater-waiters are well worth sitting down for a meal with…and for those of you jonesing for your ‘Spartacus’ fix on Friday nights, this comedy will keep you tuning in week-after-week as well. The unforgettable catering crew from ‘Party Down’ is back. And they’re all dressed up and […]

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What To Watch: Friday

TOP PICK: ‘Spartacus: Blood And Sand‘ (10pm on Starz) There’s a reason this episode is called “Kill Them All.” Expect the death toll to be high as Spartacus goes on the attack as the season ends. Spartacus’ fury culminates in the stunning season finale. KEY EPISODE: ‘Smallville‘ (8pm ET on The CW) Brian Austin Green […]

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Mark Your Calendar! TV Finale Dates, from A to Z

When are your favorite shows bidding you adieu for the summer? Here is Fancast’s alphabetized list of season finale dates for spring 2010. (A chronological list sorted by date can be found here.) Any confirmed series finales are specified as such. Give this list a gander and share in Comments which season-ender you are most […]

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