Vampires Lead People’s Choice Nominees

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Nominees for the People’s Choice Awards are out, and the people choose vampires. “Twilight” and ‘True Blood’ were among the top nominees announced Tuesday. Fans cast more than 18 million votes online to select the nominee slate and will also choose the winners in 35 categories. “Twilight” is up for favorite […]

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ABC Cancels ‘Eastwick,’ Picks Up ‘Forgotten’

And another TV show remake bites the dust! Looks like ABC is taking its broomstick and sweeping ‘Eastwick‘ under the carpet. The network has canceled the Rebecca Romijn series, which failed to bewitch viewers. You know it’s an unfortunate situation when a trio of hot chicks can’t beat a beat-down ‘Jay Leno’ at 10 p.m. […]

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Slater hoping His ABC Drama, ‘The Forgotten’ Isn’t

BY: Derrik J. Lang BURBANK, California – Christian Slater remains calm during his staring contest with a menacing dog. While filming a scene for his new ABC crime drama, ‘the forgotten,’ the 40-year-old actor locks his eyes on a barky Rottweiler while his character, former detective Alex Donovan, questions the dog’s owner. Later, during a […]

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Ratings Report Card: Tuesday Night

It is official: ‘Naval’ gazing is almost as popular as watching ‘American Idol!’ Indeed, the CBS procedural ‘Naval Criminal Investigative Services’ (better known as ‘NCIS’ cuz life is short) sailed to the high seas of the 20-million-and-above viewer mark Tuesday night, a place few TV shows go in this modern world of a jazillion cable, […]

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Ratings Report Card: Tuesday Night

The Fall season is off to a hot start at CBS. A night after Monday comedy-block moves yielded new Jenna Elfman series ‘Accidentally on Purpose‘ a nice start and veteran Chuck Lorre laffer ‘The Big Bang Theory‘ its best ratings ever, a full Tuesday night of hourlong dramas came up huge, too. Meanwhile, ‘Jay Leno’ […]

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‘Heathers’ Remake Headed to TV

‘What is your damage?’ That’s usually my reaction when I hear Hollywood has added another remake to the lazy, out-of-ideas shelf. But a revival of the original ‘Mean Girls’–the ones with ‘Dear Diary’ entries that would shock even ‘Gossip Girl’? Now that cliques. Fox is remaking the 1988 classic mean teen flick ‘Heathers‘ into a […]

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