Captioner Sorry for Calling Zooey Deschanel a Bomb Suspect

NEW YORK (AP) — A TV captioning service has apologized for misidentifying “New Girl” star Zooey Deschanel as one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects on a Texas news broadcast. Lawrence, Kan.-based Caption Solutions says it and its captioner “deeply regret” the mistake. Company president Kala J. Patterson says in a statement issued Tuesday they […]

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Taylor Swift to Guest Star on ‘New Girl’ Season Finale

Singer Taylor Swift will guest star on the season finale of the Fox comedy “New Girl.” [xfinity-record-button id=”7602787974345717112″ program_type=”series”] Swift, 23, will play a character named Elaine, who’s described as an “important person” at the wedding of Cece (Hannah Simone) and Shivrang (Satya Bhabha). This won’t be Swifty’s first TV cameo. The singer has previously […]

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Fox Renews ‘The Following,’ Tuesday Night Comedies

Fox issued renewals for a handful of its shows Monday, most notably granting a second season to Kevin Bacon’s high-profile serial killer drama “The Following” after just six episodes have aired. [xfinity-record-button id=”8513293858611304112″ program_type=”series”] “From the very beginning, we felt Kevin Williamson and Marcos Siega had created a high-quality, edge-of-your-seat drama that could break from […]

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‘New Girl,’ ‘Mindy Project’ Get Temporary Post-‘Idol’ Slots

LOS ANGELES ( – Trying to boost viewership for “New Girl” and “The Mindy Project,” Fox will air episodes of the comedies in a special timeslot following “American Idol” on April 4. “New Girl” will air at 9 p.m., with “The Mindy Project” airing at 9:30. The specially scheduled episodes will air in the place […]

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