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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Ryan Reynolds Leads Fox’s Celebrity Guest-Voice List

By John Sellers LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Green Lantern” star Ryan Reynolds will guest star on the animated “Family Guy” playing a character who “becomes obsessed with Peter Griffin,” according to a Fox announcement made Friday at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour. Six more words used by Fox to describe upcoming guest voices: […]

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‘Flintstones’ Reboot On The Way From Seth MacFarlane

Animation Domination baron Seth McFarlane is about to add a fourth cartoon to his empire – and it’s a big one. The “Family Guy,” “Cleveland Show,” and “American Dad” creator has acquired the rights to reboot “The Flintstones” for both television and film. The televised adaptation will premiere in 2013 on Fox. At Monday’s Fox Upfront […]

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Winter TV Premieres: The Welcome Back Kids

The winter television season signifies a time of change. Some fall favorites will have disappeared (“The Good Guys,” “Undercovers“), others will have changed time slots (“Fringe,” “30 Rock,” “Blue Bloods“), still others are coming back after way too much time off (“Parks & Recreation,” for instance), and then there are the new shows. Midseason is […]

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Fox Moves ‘American Idol’ To Wednesday and Thursday Nights

‘American Idol‘ executive producer Nigel Lythgoe has recently been discussing new format changes to the reality juggernaut, but now Fox has revealed scheduling changes: ‘Idol’ will move to Wednesday and Thursday nights when it returns for a 10th season in January. Removing ‘Idol’ from Tuesday night allows the network to take full advantage of lucrative […]

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