FOX’s ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’

Growing up in the Midwest, watching the annual telecast of “The Wizard of Oz” was a cherished event. We planned for it and never missed it, there were no such things as DVDs, VHS tapes or cable. I am a teacher, I have heard my current students making plans to watch television musical broadcasts together. […]

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Susan Sarandon Checks In to Showtime’s ‘The Big C’

Oscar winner Susan Sarandon apparently isn’t afraid of “The Big C.” The Showtime series, starring Laura Linney as a woman diagnosed with cancer who vows to live her days to the fullest, has booked Sarandon for a multi-episode “major arc” in the series, according to The Hollywood Reporter. She will play Joy, a cancer survivor […]

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’30 Rock’ Takes On ‘The Real Housewives’

After a lengthy hiatus, “30 Rock” returned last night with an outrageous show-within-a-show parody of the “Real Housewives” franchise. With Tracy in Africa (aka convalescing from kidney surgery in real life), TGS was overtaken by Angie’s new reality series “Queen of Jordan.” Bravo-style graphics served to introduce each “character,” with the less camera-friendly bystanders forced […]

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