morty

TV historian and Big Brother fan. Former contributor to The Philadelphia Inquirer TV section.

MythBusters Alums Reunite for Netflix Series White Rabbit Project

MythBusters alums Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara are set to topline a new unscripted series for the streaming service in which “the three head down the rabbit hole to investigate weird and wonderful events from pop culture, science, and history. Under their microscope are topics as diverse as jailbreaks, superpower technology, heists and…

TBS and TNT Get Into the Holiday Spirit with SURPRISE! Instant Xmas Carol

This holiday season, Turner’s TBS & TNT are going to turn the Christmas spirit on full blast with SURPRISE! Instant Xmas Carol, an all-new music special that puts a unique twist on the caroling tradition. Wednesday, December 21, at 10PM [countdown id=”1481241769″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”12,21,2016,22,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] The one-hour…

Discovery’s New Series THE WHEEL is the ultimate survival challenge

THE WHEEL dares six participants to survive in six distinctly grueling landscapes across South America. With every turn of the wheel, each survivalist is dropped into a new isolated location, exposed to the world’s deadliest terrains including freezing tundra, rugged mountains, and treacherous rainforest. Participants don’t know when or why the wheel will turn –…

New DIY Reno Show with Contractor Mike Holmes and Son in “Holmes & Holmes”

Premiering Tuesday, January 3, the six-episode series will follow the duo as they gut, renovate and expand the single-story 750-square foot bungalow into two-story home for Mike Jr. and his girlfriend Lisa. [countdown id=”1481234242″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”01,3,2017,22,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] Professional contractor Mike Holmes will team up with his son,…

Comedy Central’s Animated Series “Jeff and Some Aliens” Premieres on Wednesday, January 11 at 10:30PM

The aliens have finally landed as Comedy Central premieres its latest animated series “Jeff & Some Aliens” on Wednesday, January 11 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT following the premiere of the seventh and final season of “Workaholics.” [countdown id=”1481233378″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”01,11,2017,22,30″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] A spin-off of the animated anthology…

NBC Announces Timeslots for New Comedies

“Trial & Error” and “Great News” Are Each Scheduled as Tuesday Hourlong Comedy Blocks and the DC Comics-Inspired “Powerless” Immediately Follows Critically Applauded Thursday Hit Comedy “Superstore” First-Season Sensation “Little Big Shots” Returns to Kick Off New Sunday Lineup and Is Followed by “Chicago Justice” as the Night Closes Out with Season Two of Riveting…

Lifetime Movie Network (LMN)’s New Series and New Seasons

Lifetime Movie Network (LMN) announced the Premiere of New Original Series “My Crazy Sex” and New Seasons of “My Crazy Ex” and “Monster in My Family.” NEW SERIES: MY CRAZY SEX Series Premiere December 28 at 10pm ET/PT Whether it’s a sultry one-night stand, a long-awaited late-night rendezvous, or a misguided attempt to spice up…

One Day at a Time launches Friday, January 6th on Netflix

A reimagining of the iconic Norman Lear’s classic sitcom, One Day at a Time  Netflix calls it, “a hilarious and heartfelt comedy that follows three generations of a Cuban-American family sometimes-reluctantly cohabitating and navigating the ups and downs of life. ” A newly-single mom and military veteran journeys through the triumphs and tribulations that come…