What to Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

Sunday August 14: ‘In the Flow with Affion Crockett‘ (9pm ET on Fox) **Series Premiere** Record Now This fast-paced, half-hour sketch-comedy series, hosted by and starring rising comedic actor Affion Crockett and executive-produced by Academy Award and Grammy Award winner Jamie Foxx, presents a fresh take on pop culture with spoofs of movie trailers, commercials, […]

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Scripted Series Not a Big Summer Draw for Networks

By DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — Television viewers aren’t too interested in scripted shows during the summer, at least not the shows that broadcast networks are offering. Mostly, they’re reruns, and viewers are looking elsewhere. Only three scripted series ranked among the Nielsen Co. top 10 last week: reruns of “NCIS” and […]

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Seinfeld Calls Trump ‘God’s Gift to Comedy’

Jerry Seinfeld thinks Donald Trump is a joke. Or, to be more precise, Seinfeld thinks Trump is just about the greatest source of material for comedians who has ever lived. Seinfeld commented on Trump when “Extra” caught up with the fabulously wealthy comedian (who’s practically as rich as Trump, if not wealthier) Wednesday evening outside […]

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Trump and Seinfeld in Bitter Feud Over Trump’s Obama Criticism

Now Donald Trump is feuding with Jerry Seinfeld (of all people!). The headstrong star of “The Celebrity Apprentice” on NBC is blasting Seinfeld for backing out of a scheduled appearance for a charity in which Trump is involved. The reason Seinfeld canceled: The comedian doesn’t approve of Trump’s outspoken criticism lately of President Obama and […]

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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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NBC Midseason Revamp Moves ‘Parenthood,’ ‘SVU’ and Others

Although reporting on just the NBC shows that aren’t changing time periods would take far less time, here is the Reader’s Digest version of the midseason schedule the Peacock unfurled on Monday afternoon. Summer Glau Talks Up ‘Chuck’s Firefly Reunion, ‘Cape’ Crusade For starters, ‘The Cape‘ will have a two-hour premiere on Sunday, Jan. 9, […]

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The Big Tease: Scoop On House, CSI, CSI: NY, Chuck and More!

Wanna know what’s coming up on your favorite show? Tuesday is tease-day at Fancast, and MattMtvguy@gmail.com is the place to send your questions. Here now the scoop! I am so super-excited about the ‘House‘ premiere (airing Sept. 20)! Is it going to live up to the hype? – Lelinor I think so, especially since Hugh […]

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