GLAAD announced today that it will honor Debra Messing with the Excellence in Media Award, which is presented to media professionals who have made a significant difference in promoting equality and acceptance of LGBTQ people. Previous Excellence in Media Award honorees include Robert De Niro, Russell Simmons, Kelly Ripa, Patti LaBelle, Tyra Banks, Julianne […]
Yes, we are officially in “Peak TV.” According to data shared by FX, there were a staggering 455 scripted original series that aired in 2016, across broadcast, cable and streaming services. With this many options and opportunities, there were many shows that rose to the top. That said, here are my picks for the 5 […]
NBC’s latest foray into the live musical genre, ‘Hairspray Live,’ pulled in 9 million total viewers last night, and garnered a 2.3 in the 18-49 demo. These numbers represent a dip from last year’s musical, ‘The Wiz,’ which gathered 11.5 million total viewers and a 3.4 in the demo. Reviews for the time honored classic […]
It is a one of a kind phenomenon: A classic 1988 John Waters film became a hit Broadway musical, then became a successful movie musical and, on December 7, will make its live television debut. “Hairspray,” like no other story, has lent itself successfully to all of these media reincarnations. The original movie is a testament […]
Alan Thicke and his wife Tanya open up about the key to a happy marriage, the odd song that helped spark their love and their sitcom-reality hybrid series.
The TV icon opens about his new series “Better Late Than Never,” and reveals the one thing he initially refused to do during the Asian road trip.
Six seasons and the end? Gillian Jacobs opens up about the “broken” Hollywood machine that seems to be ignoring fans of “Community.”
While the dreaded virus is on its way out on NBC’s “Days of Our Lives,” our favorite gay/former baseball star/hottie Paul Narita (Christopher Sean) is worried that he still may be a threat to those around him, including his father, John Black (Drake Hogestyn). And we all know where there’s John, there’s his wife, Marlena […]
When you’re Patrick Warburton, there’s no place to hide from adoring fans. Out on the streets, the 6’3” hulk of an actor is instantly recognizable for his television stints as Jeff Bingham on “Rules of Engagement,” The Tick on the FOX cult favorite “The Tick” and Elaine Benes’ lovably squinty boyfriend David Puddy on “Seinfeld.” […]
Three months ago, few people outside of the little town of Harlan, Kentucky had ever heard of Jordan Smith. Last week, Smith’s life changed forever when he was crowned the winner of NBC’s “The Voice” season nine. And as he sat down for an interview with XFINITY at Rockefeller Center, the 21-year-old Lee University music […]