In the same interview in which Vice President Joe Biden said he is “comfortable” with same-sex marriage, he said advances in gay rights reflected social changes. He said NBC’s “Will & Grace” “probably did more to educate the American public than almost anything anybody’s ever done so far” in the area of gay rights.
The “Glee” club is getting a long winter break: Fox said Friday it will sideline the musical comedy for nearly two months to make room for a new Tuesday night comedy block.
Celebrity tweets: They’re not just for hawking products or tossing off “I love you, too” missives to fans. Britney Spears is using her Twiter account to try to land a part on “Modern Family.”
Details have surfaced on Sean Hayes‘ upcoming return to primetime. EW reports that “Rescue Me” co-creator Peter Tolan and his writing partner Michael Wimer are nearing a deal to write and executive produce the NBC comedy. Although the series will put the former “Will & Grace” star back in front of the camera, it won’t […]
By John Sellers NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Bobby Cannavale has signed on as a special guest star for 10 episodes in the upcoming fourth season of “Nurse Jackie,” Showtime’s critically acclaimed dramedy that stars Edie Falco. Showtime said in a release Cannavale will play “a formidable hospital administrator sent by the new conglomerate that buys […]
Marilyn Monroe could soon be singing and dancing her way across television screens if NBC’s latest project, “Smash,” has its way. Now in the development process, “Smash” is a new scripted television series that follows the out-of-town tryout period of a new Broadway musical, and Deadline.com reports that “Will & Grace” actress Debra Messing will […]
Non-Soap Blogs Discover ‘Days of Our Lives’ Product Placement ‘Days of Our Lives‘ fans have been amused by the show’s blatant product placement for years. I, and other soap bloggers, have cringed at the embarrassing conversations about Midol and numerous other brands that paid to be incorporated into the scripts. This week a YouTube compilation […]
Tonight, the much anticipated Britney Spears episode of ‘Glee‘ debuts. The pop star and the hit television show have a lot in common. Both are wildly polarizing. Both have been known to inspire even people who profess to hate them to get up and dance. Both are known for their outstanding choreography. Both are derided […]
BY: Frazier Moore AP Television Writer NEW YORK – Among TV’s torrent of awards shows, the yearly Tony telecast is historically a ratings also-ran. In 2009, Broadway’s biggest night was seen by only 7.4 million people, reflecting an uptick of 19 percent above the previous year, according to the Nielsen Co. But even that boosted […]
Talk about standing your ground. As journalist after journalist tried different ways to get Sean Hayes, the former ‘Will & Grace‘ star who is hosting the Tony Awards this year, to talk about the Newsweek article controversy, he held his ground with a flat out: not going there. “Well, um, if you don’t mind I’d […]