New On DVD This Week: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Red Riding Hood

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince The ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince‘ Ultimate Edition includes over one hour of never-before-seen bonus content. In Harry Potter’s world. Creating the World of Harry Potter Part 6: Magical Effects: In Harry Potter’s world, portraits come to life, potions transform, time reverses, Quidditch players soar, dragons attack and […]

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The CW Picks up Six New Series, Cancels ‘Hellcats’

In: witches, twins and doctors. Out: cheerleaders. As the CW finalize its schedule for the 2011-2012 season, it has officially picked up three new dramas, “Secret Circle,” “Ringer,” and “Hart of Dixie,” and three reality show s:”H8er,” “Frames,” and “Re-modeled.” Fans of “Nikita” and the show that refuses to die, “One Tree Hill,” can breathe […]

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CW Announces Renewals for 5 of Its Series

NEW YORK — The CW network is announcing early pickups of five of its series for next fall, including an all-star version of “America’s Next Top Model” and the network’s hit drama, “The Vampire Diaries.” The network said late Tuesday that “Gossip Girl,” “90210,” and “Supernatural” also will be returning for another season. In the […]

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What To Watch: Weekend

TOP PICK: ‘Smallville‘ (Friday at 8pm ET on The CW) After everything that happened with the VRA, Lois tells Clark it’s best to make “Clark Kent” forgettable and awkward so people don’t suspect he’s The Blur. However, the two are stunned when a fame-hungry superhero from the future, Booster Gold (guest star Eric Martsolf), sweeps […]

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Is The CW Becoming A Sci-Fi Channel?

Friday, the CW ordered a pilot of a script entitled “Awakening,” which Deadline describes as “‘The Walking Dead‘ for young females,” about two sisters battling both each other and a zombie uprising. A funny thing has happened to the teen girl network.  It has gone from the go-to destination for shows about pretty, wealthy teens […]

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Ad Gauge: Which Shows Command Top Dollar For Commercials?

‘American Idol‘ might have an uncertain future as far as how Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler will fare behind the judges’ table once Season 10 starts, but one thing’s for sure: TV’s most watched series continues to print money for Fox. Advertising Age reports that ad rates for ‘Idol’ remain the highest in primetime, with […]

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