‘Allen Gregory,’ ‘Amazing Race’ Slip on Slow Night

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Most programing took a hit Sunday night as the Thanksgiving weekend drew to a close, with Fox’s new animated series “Allen Gregory” and CBS’ reality standby “The Amazing Race” taking particularly big hits. Meanwhile, NBC took a predictable win for the night based on “Sunday Night Football,” according […]

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‘Amazing Race’ Embarrassment Hits New High With Bodybuilding Challenge

They’ve tackled mental challenges. They’ve tackled physical challenges, too. But up until last night’s episode of “The Amazing Race,” this season’s teams had yet to face the most difficult challenge of them all – The Semi-Nude Embarrassment Challenge! Luckily, a bodybuilding competition in Brussels was all we needed as the ten remaining competitors stripped down […]

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Rob Schneider Comedy Gets Premiere Date on CBS

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – CBS announced its midseason schedule Monday, revealing the premiere dates for the new Rob Schneider comedy “ROB!” as well as the season premiere date for Season 3 of “Undercover Boss.” “ROB!” which stars Schneider as a bachelor who marries into a tight-knit Mexican family, will bow January 12 […]

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ABC’s ‘Once Upon a Time’ Starts Strong, Fox Wins Night

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – ABC’s new fairytale drama “Once Upon a Time” got off to a strong start Sunday night, scoring the top ratings of any drama debut this fall, while Fox won the night overall thanks to the NFL and the World Series, according to preliminary numbers. Competing against both the […]

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Football Tops TV Ratings, Stewardesses Score High

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Football won the night’s top ratings and pushed NBC to a win for the night, while ABC’s new airline drama “Pan Am” got off to a respectable start with its series premiere, according to preliminary numbers. Fox scored the top numbers of the night with overrun from the […]

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Ron Howard Teams with ‘Amazing Race’ Producers for ‘Escape’ Reality Show

TV is staging “The Great Escape.” And it sounds like an adventure we can get behind. Especially after we learned of the “Amazing” team behind the new reality show for TNT. Ron Howard and his producing partner Brian Grazer (behind the pulse-pounding “24”) are teaming with “Amazing Race” executive producers Bertram van Munster and Elise […]

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