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  1. 'Black-ish' creator set to write 'Good Times' movieRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Tribune

    Good times are coming to the big screen. "Black-ish" creator Kenya Barris has been set to write the screenplay for a "Good Times" film based on the hit '70s sitcom, his manager confirmed to The Associated Press. 1 comment

  2. Queen Latifah: 'I Don't Find Being Gay or Lesbian to Be a Character Flaw'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | People

    Queen Latifah is speaking out in favor of marriage equality and gay rights in a recent interview with Uptown Magazine . The 45-year-old actress and former talk show host is starring in HBO's Bessie , a biopic of blues icon Bessie Smith, which delves into the singer's bisexuality during her heyday in the 1920's.


  3. Brandy Norwood eager to razzle dazzle as Roxie in 'Chicago'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Brandy Norwood, the Grammy-winning R&B-pop star, dealt with two heavy-duty cases of butterflies while preparing for her debut as Roxie Hart Tuesday night in "Chicago." One case was easy: She called in costumer William Ivey Long to cover up two big monarch tattoos on her back with some lace.


  4. "Grey's Anatomy" Star Ellen Pompeo on What's Next for MeredithRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    "I have always said what keeps me going is the fans. Knowing we move you and inspire you," she tweeted Monday.


  5. Ellen Pompeo Addresses Patrick Dempsey Departure, Is "Excited" to Tell Meredith's StoryRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Hollywood Gossip

    Ellen Pompeo does not share the same reaction as many Grey's Anatomy fans to the departure of Patrick Dempsey as Dr. Derek Shepherd. Instead, the star is expressing optimism over the potential of where things might now go for Meredith.


  6. Legendary Actress Jayne Meadows Allen Dead at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | E! Online

    The widow of TV legend Steve Allen died at her home in Encino, Calif., Sunday evening due to natural causes. Meadows' career in the spotlight spanned nearly seven decades and ranged from plays to Emmy-nominated television shows and even films alongside the likes of Katharine Hepburn .


  7. Jayne Meadows, actress who often teamed with husband Steve Allen, dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... credits include many appearances on her husband's shows: "Tonight," ''The Steve Allen Show" and "The Steve Allen Comedy Hour," as well as other talk shows. One of her Emmy nods, for best guest actress in a series, came in 1978 for "Meeting of ...


  8. 'Full House' TV movie coming to LifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Lifetime is making a tell-all TV movie, "The Unauthorized Full House Story," following last year's "Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story" telepic, Variety has confirmed. Lifetime's take on "Full House," like the "Saved by the Bell" project, won't include the original cast members, and will rather portray the "real story" with actors who are yet to be cast.


  9. Kalinda Will Appear On The Good Wife AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Keep in mind there are some spoilers from Sunday's episode of The Good Wife in the following paragraphs! TV shows have been losing a lot of major characters this season, and no, we're not just talking about those killed off on Game of Thrones . Last week, Dr. Derek Shepherd saw his exit on Grey's Anatomy , and this Sunday, The Good Wife 's Kalinda Sharma also made her long-anticipated exit on the series.


  10. John Stamos Calls "Bulls--t" on Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's Fuller House IgnoranceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | E! Online

    It appears Uncle Jesse isn't too pleased with Michelle Tanner's recent comments. John Stamos took to Twitter to comment on Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen 's recent statements that they were surprised by Stamos' Fuller House announcement on Jimmy Kimmel Live! .


  11. Lifetime Plans Unauthorized Full House BiopicRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    How rude : Just as Full House got picked up for a Netflix reboot , Lifetime decided to capitalize on the '90s sitcom's newfound buzz by developing a behind-the-scenes movie about the show. It'll be the network's second "unauthorized" TV biopic after the Saved by the Bell one from last year, which was decidedly not good .


  12. Shawn Hunter, Mr. Feeney and Eric Matthews Reunite in 'Girl Meets World' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The promo for season two of Disney Channel's spin-off series shows Corey Matthews reuniting with brother Eric Matthews , his best friend Shawn Hunter and their old teacher Mr. Feeney . "Mr. Matthews, Mr. Hunter," Mr. Feeney says, "We meet again."


  13. Actress Jayne Meadows dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Fox News

    Jayne was also a regular panelist on the CBS hit program, "I've Got a Secret." During her run on the show, Jayne was the highest rated actress on CBS, second only to Lucille Ball.


  14. Ellen Pompeo Speaks Out on Patrick Dempsey's 'Grey's Anatomy' ExitRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | WVII

    The 49-year-old actor offered a bit more of an explanation to Entertainment Weekly about the decision behind Derek's death, though still not much. "It just sort of evolved," he said.


  15. The Olsen Twins Break Their Silence On 'Fuller House'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 |

    With the news hitting this week that "Fuller House" is officially happening, "Full House" fans everywhere have been jumping for joy, simultaneously screaming "HAVE MERCY!" But it also left them wondering if EVERYONE from the original "Full House" cast will appear on the new show. Namely Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen .


  16. Have Mercy: John Stamos Confirms 'Fuller House' Is Officially HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 |

    In the words of Uncle Jesse: HAVE MERCY! Because the "Full House" reboot "Fuller House" is actually happening -- and coming to Netflix next year! John Stamos confirmed the glorious news during an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live." The actor said Netflix has ordered 13 episodes of the new comedy, and aside from Candace Cameron-Bure , Jodie Sweetin and Andrea Barber , other stars from the show will also be talked to for potential appearances, including Bob Saget , and as much of the original cast as possible.


  17. Jack Outside The Box: Mike BaldassariRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Live Design Online

    Lighting designer Mike Baldassari likes to keep things interesting, lighting Broadway one week and Saturday Night Live the next. He moves from one genre - theatre, film, television, concert - to the next with the confidence and flexibility the entertainment design industry demands.


  18. The Big PictureTHE Pension BattlesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... remarks about Lorre. CBS probably wouldn't be as eager to bring Sheen back if the show wasn't the best-rated comedy on the schedule. The sitcom brings in about $2.89 million in advertising revenue per show, about $63 million per season. A ninth and ...


  19. MomentumOUTRAGE, ANYONE?Read the original story

    May 27, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... cabinet. The guy who was so hopelessly befuddled, he couldn't operate a simple kitchen gadget. The "Man Is An Idiot" comedy archetype we've been subjected to since the early '80s. We've had our noses rubbed in it since Bill Cosby ruined masculinity ...


  20. a Gotham': As strong character, Morena Baccarin is just what the doctor orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    As Dr. Leslie Thompkins, actress Morena Baccarin has enjoyed the view from her role on Fox's "Gotham." Here she is Det.