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3 hrs ago | NBC Miami

First Ladies of "Parks and Recreation"

Michelle Obama as Herself, Brady Smith as Grant Larson and Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope in the season finale of "Parks and Recreation" On most shows, a major character's pregnancy toward the end of the sixth season would signal a dearth of ideas.


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Amy Poehler, Motherhood, Family, The Office

7 hrs ago | ABC News

HBO's John Oliver Recognizes Debt to Jon Stewart

When the time comes for a young bird to leave the nest, he's often more than ready to go and doesn't care too much what Papa Bird thinks.


Related Topix: The Daily Show, Entertainment, Television

7 hrs ago | Knutsford Guardian

Gervais mulling Derek third series

Ricky Gervais has said he is thinking about making a third series of a programme for the first time ever, with his sitcom Derek.


Related Topix: The Office, Entertainment, Television, Extras, Ricky Gervais

9 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Comedy: Tracy Morgan due at Thunder Valley Casino on Saturday

The actor and comedian reprises his voice role as the bulldog Luiz in the current animated hit "Rio 2." His new standup special "Bona Fide" debuted Sunday on Comedy Central, and still can be purchased for streaming .


Related Topix: 30 Rock, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Tracy Morgan, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Emmy Awards

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Pundits vs. Comedians: Who Wins the Battle of Wits?

The brouhaha that erupted over Stephen Colbert being named as successor to David Letterman's chair as host of CBS' The Late Show once again shined a light on the ongoing battle for the hearts and minds of the American public that is still raging between comedians and conservative pundits.


Related Topix: The Daily Show, Entertainment, Television, The Colbert Report, Rush Limbaugh

Brandon Sun

Kevin Dunn enjoying 'liberating' 'Veep' scripts and manic character

Kevin Dunn arrives at PALEYFEST 2014 - "Veep" on March 27, 2014, in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Veep, Entertainment, Television, Kevin Dunn, Seinfeld, Day by Day, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

National Public Radio

Courteney Cox Makes Directorial Debut At Tribeca

Courteney Cox's directorial debut is uniquely personal. It features a cameo from her daughter, Coco, songs by her boyfriend, Snow Patrol's Johnny McDaid, and a scene with her ex-husband, David Arquette.


Related Topix: Cougar Town, Entertainment, Television, Dirt, Friends, Drama, Celebrities, Courteney Cox, David Arquette


TV show predictions: Will your favorite show be renewed or canceled?

Every April it happens. Fans of TV series are waiting to find out if their favorite TV shows will return next season.


Related Topix: Community, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Chevy Chase, Donald Glover

WABC-AM New York

How "Will & Grace" Actress Debra Messing Lost 20 Pounds

Debra Messing has never looked anything less than drop-dead gorgeous. You would never know it, but the Will & Grace icon, 45, recently made an effort to eat better for her health and it's definitely paid off big time.


Related Topix: Will and Grace, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Debra Messing, Life, Food, Nutrition, Fast Food

NBC Connecticut

Duchovny Plays Beer Hockey With Fallon

Jimmy Fallon and "Californication" star David Duchovny play a heated game of beer hockey, a game that combines beer pong and table hockey.


Related Topix: Californication, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, David Duchovny


Netflix inks deal with 'Arrested' creator

Whether or not Netflix orders more episodes of "Arrested Development," the streaming service will remain in business with the show's creator, Mitch Hurwitz.


Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, Entertainment, Television, Hip-Hop, Arrested Development, Legit

I4U Future Technology News

Courteney Cox crushes hopes for Friends reunion

The TV show Friends made stars out of a group of actors that started as unknowns.


Related Topix: Friends, Entertainment, Television, Cougar Town, Celebrities, Courteney Cox

Tue Apr 22, 2014


Stephen Colbert On 'Late Show With David Letterman': Photos

Sometime next year Stephen Colbert will be on the other end of a Late Show interview, but for now he's just a guest.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Late Show With David Letterman, The Colbert Report, Celebrities, David Letterman


Ellen DeGeneres producing a design competition series for HGTV

In this April 29, 2013 file photo, TV host Ellen DeGeneres arrives at the season 4 premiere of "Arrested Development" in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Ellen, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Ellen DeGeneres

CBS Local

Jay Leno Will Give Commencement Address At Emerson College

The small liberal arts college located in Boston announced Tuesday that the 1973 grad will be speaking at the 134th commencement ceremony on May 11. Scott Simon, who hosts NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday, will be addressing the graduate students.


Related Topix: The Tonight Show, Entertainment, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Emerson College

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Tori Spelling's Husband Says Sex Life 'Wasn't Fantastic' in Preview for New Show

If you enjoy watching television shows that make you cringe, you may want to tune in to Tori Spelling's latest reality series.


Related Topix: Soap Opera, Beverly Hills, 90210, Human Sexuality, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Tori Spelling

This is Local London

Rowbotham dubs fans Lettice Leaves

The "posh" electric violinist won over all four judges - Simon Cowell, Alesha Dixon, Amanda Holden and David Walliams - on the ITV show, as well as hosts Ant and Dec, with her take on three chart tunes on the latest episode on April 19. "It's been absolutely incredible.


Related Topix: Little Britain, Entertainment, Television, David Walliams, Declan Donnelly, World News, Prince Charles

KURB-FM Little Rock

Katy Perry Talks New Video, Green Hair on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

Katy Perry shared info on her upcoming video for her single "Birthday" during an appearance on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday night.


Related Topix: Jimmy Kimmel Live, Entertainment, Television, Jimmy Kimmel

Cinema Blend News

Ex-President Of Disney TV, 2 Others Accused Of Sleeping With Underage Boys

If you read quite a bit into the recent accusations against Bryan Singer, you likely noticed that the alleged victim and his attorney referred to a sex ring that supposedly involved powerful older men in the entertainment industry.


Related Topix: X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Masters of the Universe, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Entertainment, Television

WWWV-FM Charlottesville


On the same show, Steve Martin performed his novelty hit "King Tut." 2010: Poison singer Bret Michaels was rushed to a hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, The Blues Brothers, Comedy Movies, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Saturday Night Live, Blues, Celebrities, John Belushi