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Legal Fight Erupts Over Big Bang Theory’s “Soft Kitty” Song

The web site, deadline.com reports that a lawsuit over the rights to the song “Soft Kitty,” a lullaby sung on The Big Bang Theory. The lyrics for the song “Warm Kitty” were written in 1937 by the late-poet Edith Newlin, and now her daughters, Margaret Perry and Ellen Chase, are saying CBS has to pay…

NBC Cancels “Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris”

Before there was TV, the popular format on radio was the variety show, some comedy, some music, and some guests. The variety format continued on TV, and lasted until the 1980’s. Neil Patrick Harris made a bold attempt to revive the live variety format, but NBC has opted against a second season of Harris’s “Best…

New season of American Restoration, premiering Friday, January 1, at 9/8c.

The new re-boot of American Restoration follows five of the best restoration shops in the United States as they not only restore pieces of America’s history, but create new and awe-inspiring works from vintage items. Each shop has a unique focus—from classic cars, to rare antique signs, to one-of-a-kind bikes. They’ll prove their prowess as…

CBC Wishes You a Merry Murdoch Christmas

Detective William Murdoch and team investigate when a philanthropist is murdered before the holidays and presents he distributes to Toronto orphans go missing. Airs Monday 8:00 PM Dec 21, 2015 on CBC (Airs on UKTV’s Alibi channel Tuesday December 22nd). Guest stars: Ed Asner as St. Nick, Brendan Coyle as Mr. Rankin, Kelly Rowan as…

CBS Cancels Mike & Molly – Final Season Starts January 6

Mike & Molly Return for their final season Wednesday, January 6, 2016 [easy_countdowner name=”mikemolly2016″ theme=”default” animation=”smooth” end_date=”2016-01-06″ end_time=”00:20:30″ day_label=”Days” hour_label=”Hours” minute_label=”Minutes” second_label=”Seconds” day_color=”#60686F” hour_color=”#60686F” minute_color=”#60686F” second_color=”#60686F” circle_bg_color=”#E2E2E2″] Last week, Rondi Reed posted on her Facebook page: “Before you hear it elsewhere (and some already have) this is the Final and 6th Season of MIKE &…

‘American Idol’ Final Season Four Weeks Shorter Than Last

Although FOX has yet to confirm, The Hollywood Reporter says that this season, the final season, of American Idol, will be four weeks shorter than last year. THR reports that Trish Kinane, who shares showrunning duties with Fox executive vp David Hill, acknowledges, “The storytelling works better in [fewer] weeks.” The problem, surmises Kinane, is…

Showtimes Renews Homeland & The Affair for New Season

Showtime has announced renewals for both “Homeland” and “The Affair” for new seasons. “Homeland” was picked up for Season 6, and “The Affair” for Season 3. While premiere dates have not been set, both are expected to return with their new seasons in 2016. The renewals come as no surprise. The pickups were expected, as…

Game of Thrones Season 6 Starts in April 2016

Game of Thrones will return in April, HBO has not announced the exact date in April. The show usually premieres either the first or second Sunday in April, but the new Martin Scorsese-produced series Vinyl debuts February 14 and will run for ten weeks, meaning its season finale happens April 17. As such, HBO has…

Oscar-nominated actor Robert Loggia Dies at 85

Actor Robert Loggia, who played drug kingpin Frank Lopez in “Scarface,” is dead. Loggia, who was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for “Jagged Edge,” died at his home at noon Friday. Loggia’s wife, Audrey said her husband was struggling with Alzheimer’s for the last five years. She says things took a drastic turn for the…