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37 min ago | The Modesto Bee

Television Q&A: Creators can't be boxed into making early series finale

Q: I read with dismay about "Revolution" being canceled. They sucked me in and I have a right to know the ending.


Related Topix: Everybody Loves Raymond, Entertainment, Television

Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Tue Aug 19, 2014

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

The footage by Islamic State militants purports to show the cold-blooded execution of journalist James Foley as retribution for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live


NY took quick precautions after in-custody death

By SHARON COHEN AP National Writer They've lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed a curfew, lifted it and deployed the... By SHARON COHEN AP National Writer They've lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed ... (more)


Related Topix: Riot, Violent Crime, Ferguson, MO, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live

Monterey County Herald

Don Pardo: a link to TV's birth, says 'SNL' boss

Don Pardo was a timeless classic, and in selecting him as the announcer for the brand-new "Saturday Night Live," Lorne Michaels must have known it.


Related Topix: Game Show, The Price Is Right, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Eric Stonestreet Confident "Modern Family" Can Tie "Frasier's" Emmy Record

If ABC's Modern Family wins the Emmy Award for best comedy again, it'll tie the all-time leader, Frasier , with five wins.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Modern Family, Emmy Awards, Eric Stonestreet

Sentinel & Enterprise

Robin Williams Tunnel? Movement launched to rename Waldo Tunnel in Marin

There is a move afoot to rename the Waldo Tunnel -- the gateway into Marin on Highway 101 -- after Robin Williams.


Related Topix: Mork and Mindy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Robin Williams, San Rafael, CA, Sausalito, CA

WMGL-FM North Charleston

David Letterman 'Had No Idea' Friend Robin Williams 'Was in Pain'

During his Late Show installment Monday night, David Letterman spent a segment memorializing his friend of 38 years, Robin Williams, who died of an apparent suicide last week.


Related Topix: Mork and Mindy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, David Letterman, Robin Williams

Amherst Daily News

Don Pardo, longtime 'Saturday Night Live' announcer dies; voice graced TV, radio for decades

Few would recognize his face, but most would know his voice: that booming baritone that for nearly four decades would introduce the lineups on "Saturday Night Live."


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Drama Movies, Radio Days, Comedy Movies, Jimmy Fallon


Police: 2 California boys planned school shooting

Two teenage boys have been arrested after making specific plans to kill three staffers then gun down as many students as possible at their Southern California high school, police said.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender


Don Pardo, voice of 'SNL,' dies, report says

Don Pardo, the longtime announcer for "Saturday Night Live," died Monday in Tucson, Arizona, according to published reports.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Tucson, AZ

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Regina Leader Post

Sask. casting director Jackie Lind celebrates Emmy win for 'Fargo'

Canadian casting director Jackie Lind felt a rush of nerves as she waited for her name to be called at the Creative Arts Emmys on Saturday, even though she'd won once before.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Maurice LaMarche


Charlie Sheen swaps ice for cash in bucket challenge

Actor Charlie Sheen showered himself in dollar bills after swapping an ice bucket for a pail full of cash for a charity challenge.


Related Topix: Two and a Half Men, Entertainment, Television, Anger Management, Charlie Sheen, Celebrities, Medicine, Als, Health

The News Tribune

Mo Rocca films show with Minnesota grandmothers

More than 15 family members, various friends, neighbors, two dogs and a camera crew were crammed into the cozy living room and kitchen of a Hastings home to watch an 87-year-old chef slice into Mo Rocca.


Related Topix: Minnesota, The Daily Show, Entertainment, Television, Mo Rocca, Recipes

WMGL-FM North Charleston

Uzo Aduba, Jimmy Fallon Among Winners at Creative Arts Emmys

The Creative Arts Emmys were presented in Los Angeles Saturday night, a little over a week before the Primetime Emmys.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Jimmy Fallon

This Is Lancashire

Python probed over lack of swearing

Eric Idle, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Michael Palin and Terry Jones appeared in the Monty Python farewell show, which was shown on Gold Communications watchdog Ofcom is investigating after viewers complained about bad language in the broadcast of Monty Python's farewell show - because there was not enough of it.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Monty Python's Flying Circus, Life of Brian, The Meaning of Life, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Michael Palin

The News-Star

Soap NotesSoap NotesSnippets about soap opera actors and their...

Soap Notes Snippets about soap opera actors and their roles. Check out this story on Actor Shemar Moore , whose character of Malcolm Winters left Genoa City nine years ago without saying much of a goodbye, is returning to his Emmy-winning role for a brief visit.


Related Topix: Criminal Minds, Crime TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Shemar Moore, Soap Opera, Days of our Lives

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Sydney Morning Herald

Why Rove McManus' The Project confounds Americans

When the man behind its inception and production tried to explain it in the United States, the question usually asked: 'Is it an Aussie version of The Daily Show?' When Rove McManus slips behind The Project's curved desk tonight - beginning a four-month co-hosting role - he will be joined by two of his best mates, Peter Helliar and Carrie Bickmore.


Related Topix: Rove Live, Entertainment, Television


'Masters of Sex' Star Lizzy Caplan on "Funny" Sex Scenes & More

"I honestly cannot believe that I got the job I've been waiting for," muses Lizzy Caplan.


Related Topix: Tru Calling, The Class, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Party Down, Lizzy Caplan, Human Sexuality, Emmy Awards

THOUSANDS of people attended this year's Buckham Fair and were joined by more dogs than ever before.

The fair takes place on land owned by the couple near Beaminster. It regularly features a pony show and dog show, with owners getting the chance to enter their animals in a number of classes.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Brandon Sun

TV Blog Buzz: Fans have correctly guessed 'Game of Thrones' ending, says Martin

George R. R. Martin, creator of the drama series Game of Thrones, speaks at the 14th edition of the Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival, NIFF, in front of fans during a lecture at the Theatre du Passage in Neuchatel, Switzerland, Thursday, July 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, The Daily Show, Children TV, Saved by the Bell, Drama