From Chumlee of “Pawn Stars” to Kathy Griffin, Anderson Cooper, Ryan Seacrest and Dick Clark — Your guide to welcoming the New Year on Saturday night.
Forty years ago, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Eve special was created to give young people an alternative to a seasonal institution, bandleader Guy Lombardo.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Been wondering where you can hock that spare cow you have sitting around? Look no further than the Silver Dollar Pawn & Jewelry Center in Alexandria, La., the setting for the History Channel’s spin-off of its most popular series, “Pawn Stars.” “Cajun Pawn Stars,” which premieres on History on January 8, […]
TV is continuing its love of old things with a new History Channel show called “Real Deal.” The show, announced Tuesday and set to premiere Friday, Nov. 25, at 9/8c, will have dealers in antiques and collectibles evaluating old things brought to them by ordinary people. The show extends a trend that has been widespread […]
Robotech Long before the current live action Transformers franchise took over the box office and introduced giant alien robots to a new generation, there was a sweeping animated sci-fi epic that delivered “mecha” to the masses: ‘Robotech.’ Arriving on U.S. airwaves in the mid-80s via syndication, the legendary space opera – one of the very […]
It was just a matter of time before the “Real Housewives” craze took an interesting new turn away from the rich, privileged, and overly Botoxed and into the struggling, salt-of-the-Earth, and potentially criminal. Well, that time is now and the show is “Trailer Park Housewives.” The series, which is created and executive produced by Marklen […]
History buff Jimmy Kimmel says he’s frustrated by the History Channel. To him, the channel is trafficking in a kind of low-brow history exemplified by such shows as “Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy,” “Pawn Stars,” “American Pickers” and “Swamp People.” To make his point, he strung together some quick clips of these […]
Have you noticed how much American history is on the air right now? First and foremost are all those shows about second-hand stuff – particularly the shows such as “American Pickers” and “Pawn Stars” on History Channel that reveal the histories of the collectible objects they encounter. Then there are all the military history shows, […]
Three of History Channel’s most iconic shows are banding together to honor one of their own on his 70th birthday. The honoree is “Pawn Stars” patriarch Richard Harrison. To mark his dad’s 70th, son Rick is on a quest to find his father a special birthday gift – a rare, restored 1957 Chevy. To find […]
It’s fitting that Rick Dale’s new History Channel series, premiering Friday night, is called “American Restoration” because that happens to be how he sees his mission. “I’m restoring history one piece at a time, and I’m restoring America, bringing the restored stuff back to life,” Dale told Xfinity.tv in an interview about his new show, […]