Controversial ‘Kennedys’ Miniseries Finds a Home

Controversial miniseries “The Kennedys” will finally make its debut on television — airing on ReelzChannel April 3, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The four-year-old cable channel is making its first foray into original scripted programming with a hot potato. The eight-part series from “24” executive producer Joel Surnow was dumped from the History Channel on […]

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Still No Takers for Katie Holmes’ Kennedys Miniseries

Will TV viewers ever get to see Katie Holmes as Jackie Kennedy in The Kennedys? After The History Channel dropped the controversial miniseries last week, Showtime became the latest network to slam the door on the epic — declining to buy the miniseries, Entertainment Weekly reports. An executive told The New York Times “there has […]

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Did the Kennedys Strong-arm Network into Axing ‘The Kennedys’?

Members of the Kennedy family worked behind the scenes to help put the kybosh on the controversial History miniseries “The Kennedys,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. The eight-part project, from conservative “24” creator Joel Surnow, was completed and planned for spring when it was abruptly yanked from the cable channel’s schedule last week. History Channel […]

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‘SNL’ Bounces Back to Funny with Anne Hathaway

After last week’s nearly laugh-free episode, ‘Saturday Night Live’ bounced back toward funny with the help of Anne Hathaway’s stellar versatility. The star of Love and Other Drugs lampooned her racy Entertainment Weekly cover, did a fantastic Katie Holmes impression and even did a little mockery of her breakout hit The Princess Diaries by playing […]

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Kinnear, Holmes, Starring as JFK, Jackie in Drama

LOS ANGELES Greg Kinnear and Katie Holmes will star in ‘The Kennedys,’ the History Channel’s first scripted miniseries. The channel announced Wednesday that Kinnear will play President John F. Kennedy, and Holmes will portray first lady Jacqueline Kennedy in the eight-hour program about the famous family. Barry Pepper is set to play Robert Kennedy, who […]

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