‘Married with Children’ Nostalgia Hard to Forget with ‘Modern Family’

ABC’s ‘Modern Family’ owes at least part of its critical and commercial freshman popularity to the reintroduction of Ed O’Neill — America’s Al Bundy — into the prime-time sitcom TV lineup, which hadn’t happened since 1997. What may be worth looking at again was Hollywood’s frosty initial reception to O’Neill’s iconic claim to fame. Enjoying […]

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Another Season of ‘Curb’? Larry David Says Chances Are “Pretty Good”

Details are still elusive, but it looks like TV’s long-suffering Larry David will continue to suffer on HBO’s ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ which hasn’t announced plans yet for a next season, but is still drawing fanfare. “We’re trying to put something together,” David told Fancast at Sunday’s PaleyFest 2010 event for ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ in L.A., […]

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Kanye West Rap Battles on ‘The Cleveland Show’ Revealed

Kanye West has numerous rap battles coming up on Fox’s ‘The Cleveland Show’ – taking on both Clevelands Jr. and Sr., and spanning two seasons. “He has already done his second episode,” executive producer Rich Appel told Fancast at Tuesday’s PaleyFest 2010 panel for ‘Family Guy’ creator Seth MacFarlane. “There was so much between Kanye’s […]

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The Drama Club: What’s In Store For ‘Vampire Diaries’ Return?

Hundreds of fans braved pouring rain last Saturday night to see the stars and producers of ‘Vampire Diaries’ in person.  The Paley Festival, celebrating some of television’s best shows, showcased the CW’s freshman phenomenon.  The largely female crowd screamed like it was a rock concert, not a panel discussion.  The impossibly beautiful Ian Somerhalder, Paul […]

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Sarah Palin May Be Back on ‘Family Guy’

If a joke gets attention, why change the formula? Fox’s long-controversial ‘Family Guy,’ which parodied Sarah Palin several weeks ago, may revisit Palin as a comedy device, says its creator Seth MacFarlane several weeks after the politician criticized the animated show for poor taste. “My guess is we will probably be back to her in […]

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‘Modern Family’s’ Two-Dads Taking “Small Steps” with Their Physical Relationship

When will ‘Modern Family’s’ popular gay two-dad couple get to the on-screen loving? One of the couple’s dads, Eric Stonestreet, who is heterosexual in real life, says it may happen … eventually. “I know there have been people that have said we are not physically intimate enough with each other,” Stonestreet said at Friday’s PaleyFest […]

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